A list of commonly asked questions and answers, providing information and clarification on a specific topic or issue.
What is the Endocannabinoid System?
The endocannabinoid system's (ECS) job is to maintain balance, called homeostasis. It modulates almost every physiological process of your mind and body including memory, pain, appetite, mood, and reproduction. The ECS fine tunes cells, puts on the brakes or ramps up cell activity, and makes sure no processes become pathological.
The ECS is the largest neurotransmitter system in your body. Cannabinoid receptors for endocannabinoids are present on almost every cell, regulating your brain, immune system, skin, and every other organ in your body. The ECS helps your body deal with physical and emotional stress. Your energy, resilience to life's obstacles, happiness, and health are all dependent on a well functioning ECS.
About Full Spectrum CBD Oil
What is full spectrum CBD oil?
Full spectrum CBD oil is a type of CBD oil that contains a wide range of cannabinoids, including CBD (cannabidiol), as well as other beneficial compounds such as terpenes, flavonoids, and trace amounts of THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). It is derived from the hemp plant and is known for its potential therapeutic effects due to the synergistic interaction between these compounds, commonly referred to as the "entourage effect."
How is full spectrum CBD oil different from other types of CBD products?
Full spectrum CBD oil differs from other types of CBD products, such as CBD isolates or broad spectrum CBD, in that it contains a comprehensive profile of cannabinoids and other beneficial compounds found in the hemp plant. While CBD isolates solely contain CBD, full spectrum CBD oil includes additional cannabinoids like THC, as well as terpenes and flavonoids. This combination of compounds is believed to work together synergistically, potentially enhancing the therapeutic effects of CBD in what is known as the "entourage effect."
Does full spectrum CBD oil contain THC?
Yes, full spectrum CBD oil can contain THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), although the concentration is typically very low (less than 0.3% THC) in legally produced CBD products derived from hemp. This trace amount of THC is not enough to induce psychoactive effects or make you feel "high." However, it may still show up on a drug test, so it's important to be aware of the THC content if you are subject to drug screenings.
What are the potential benefits of using full spectrum CBD oil?
Full spectrum CBD oil is believed to offer a range of potential benefits due to the combination of cannabinoids, terpenes, and other compounds it contains. These benefits may include pain relief, reduction of inflammation, relaxation, improved sleep, and relief from symptoms associated with anxiety and depression. Additionally, some studies suggest that the presence of multiple cannabinoids and the entourage effect may enhance the overall therapeutic effects of CBD oil. However, it's important to note that further research is still needed to fully understand and confirm these potential benefits.
Are there any side effects of using full spectrum CBD oil?
While full spectrum CBD oil is generally well-tolerated, there is a possibility of experiencing side effects. Common side effects may include drowsiness, dry mouth, changes in appetite, and potential interactions with certain medications. Additionally, some individuals may be more sensitive to THC and may experience mild psychoactive effects or feelings of intoxication. It's always recommended to start with a low dosage and gradually increase as needed while closely monitoring how your body responds. If you experience any severe or concerning side effects, it's important to consult with a healthcare professional.
Why do you only offer direct deposit or phone payment?
Due to the unique characteristics of our products, payment processors like PayPal and Stripe may have misunderstandings about our inventory. We assure you that we only offer completely lawful hemp-based products, all of which are sourced from licensed, certified Australian farms. We adhere strictly to regulations, ensuring our products meet the highest standards of quality and legality.
About Shipping, Returns etc
What is your shipping policy?
We ship via Australia Post Express Post within two working days.
Not every location is within Express Post network. So, please allow five working days for delivery.
What is your return policy?
We offer a 15 day returns policy. Given the nature of the product, you will know within a week whether the product is working for you. If you would like to return the product, please submit a request via our Warranties & Returns page.
About Bunyip Hemp
We are retailers and suppliers of premium, organic Australian grown and made hemp products sourced from premium growing regions. We operate on both the east and west coasts of Australia.