All posts by Mary Sparks

CBD surfaces in skin care, but does it work? – San Francisco Chronicle
11 Dec
11:24

CBD surfaces in skin care, but does it work? – San Francisco Chronicle

Amid the excitement surrounding the legalization of marijuana, a relatively little-known use for cannabis has gotten experts in the skin care industry downright thrilled — and it has nothing to do with getting high. Cannabis is being increasingly used to counteract a range of skin concerns, from acne and wrinkles […]

Attorney: ‘I see all these emails saying once the Farm Bill passes, CBD is legal in all 50 states; that’s just not true’ – FoodNavigator-USA.com
11 Dec
11:23

Attorney: ‘I see all these emails saying once the Farm Bill passes, CBD is legal in all 50 states; that’s just not true’ – FoodNavigator-USA.com

The impending bill (click HERE to read the conference report​​) ​asserts a ‘whole plant’ definition of hemp, defined as including all parts of the Cannabis sativa L​ plant, including “extracts​” and “cannabinoids​” with a THC concentration of <0.3%. Provisions of the bill (p540​​) also amend the definition of ‘marihuana’ in Schedule […]

Stocking Stuffers for Your Pets | Holiday Ideas | sentinelsource.com – The Keene Sentinel
11 Dec
11:22

Stocking Stuffers for Your Pets | Holiday Ideas | sentinelsource.com – The Keene Sentinel

When it comes to searching for holiday gifts for our fine furry friends and those who love them, you have your pick of the litter in the Monadnock Region. From things dogs and cats love like toys and treats to unique gifts for animal lovers on your list such as […]

New Hilton Head SC store sells CBD oil to heal ailments – The Island Packet
11 Dec
11:21

New Hilton Head SC store sells CBD oil to heal ailments – The Island Packet

Hilton Head Island has a new store that plans to focus on natural healing for all kinds of ailments. Your CBD Store Hilton head opened Tuesday at 1012 William Hilton Parkway, Suite 8, next to Panera Bread. The store uses CBD — an oil taken from hemp plants — to […]

The Future of Relaxation May Be At Eaze, The Amazon of CBD – Futurism
11 Dec
11:21

The Future of Relaxation May Be At Eaze, The Amazon of CBD – Futurism

Unless you live in one of the ten states that have decriminalized recreational pot use, you probably won’t be using marijuana legally anytime soon. And even if you do live in a state that has legal weed, the drug is still illegal under federal law, which means sending marijuana through […]

Kindred Black’s New Natural Skin-Care Line Arrives in the Most Striking Glass Bottles Yet – Vogue
11 Dec
11:21

Kindred Black’s New Natural Skin-Care Line Arrives in the Most Striking Glass Bottles Yet – Vogue

Last year, Kindred Black—the online boutique known for its dreamy edit of home goods, sustainable fashion, and natural beauty—quietly introduced its first house-label apothecary product: an organic rosewater toner. It was a good place to start, given rosewater’s anti-inflammatory benefits for the skin and its aphrodisiac reputation. But this was […]

7 Cruelty-Free and Vegan CBD Gifts for Cannabis Lovers – LIVEKINDLY
11 Dec
11:21

7 Cruelty-Free and Vegan CBD Gifts for Cannabis Lovers – LIVEKINDLY

CBD is one of the hottest wellness trends of the year. Short for cannabidiol, CBD is a non-psychoactive component of the cannabis plant, meaning it won’t get you high. Its growing list of health benefits are said to address a wide range of concerns, ranging from anxiety and insomnia to helping […]

Cannabis versus Cancer – Scientific American
11 Dec
11:18

Cannabis versus Cancer – Scientific American

As the legalization of medical marijuana becomes more common worldwide, medical cannabis is being prescribed by doctors and caretakers to help treat cancer-related side effects—either from the cancer itself or from treatments like chemotherapy. Countless scientific studies have shown that medical cannabis offers palliative care benefits, including appetite stimulation, pain […]

State warns against unregulated CBD oil – Cordova Times
11 Dec
11:17

State warns against unregulated CBD oil – Cordova Times

State consumer protection officials are cautioning people to be careful in the use of a variety of hemp-derived products containing Cannoabadiol (CBD) oil and extracts being sold in a variety of retail outlets in Alaska. CBD is a derivative of the industrial hemp plant, and may also be derived from […]

EnviroTechnologies International’s Subsidiary CBD Health Co. Confirms Pet Products’ Progress – Nasdaq
11 Dec
3:30

EnviroTechnologies International’s Subsidiary CBD Health Co. Confirms Pet Products’ Progress – Nasdaq

New studies reveal additional hemp treatment benefits for pets SALT LAKE CITY, Dec. 11, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — EnviroTechnologies International, Inc., a publicly traded company (OTC Pink, Symbol:ETII) that develops and markets green, natural and organic products for diverse industries, confirmed today that its subsidiary, […]