Week’s DIY — CBD Flower Massage Oil
The 2018 Farm Bill which legalized the opposite branch of Cannabis, hemp, liberated many options for anyone who is looking for alternate paths to wellness. If you smoke CBD flower, then you have a path to wellness. When you prefer sipping on a dropper of CBD oil, then you have another path to wellness. If you want a CBD flower massage then it is possible with this recipe.
And this is my favorite, how about sucking on the CBD infused gummie to set your day on fire with mood stabilization \’\’and focused energy. Then what about those evenings you are exhaust \’\’and just want to lay down \’\’and have your spouse give you a massage with, wait for it, nothing less than a CBD flower massage. Today we will even provide a recipe to make your own CBD flower massage oil. All these possibilities are for you because of the 2018 Farm Bill.
CBD Flower Massage Oil – Oil Possibilities
The various types of cannabis oil include hemp seed oil, CBD oil \’\’and cannabis-infused coconut oil \’\’and now massage oils for topical applications. The cannabinoids are all lipophilic which means they are better absorbed with a carrier oil. The most popular carrier oils are coconut oil, MCT coconut oil, or hemp seed oil. Any of these oils can be used to carry the cannabinoids to the CB receptors of the Endocannabinoid System in the skin.
You can infuse the oil with dried CBD flower or CBD oil concentrate along with other herbs. Remember that you may have sublingual CBD oil tincture in your medicine cabinet, but you can not use it topically. CBD oil for the skin is different than the sublingual oil.
For a strong CBD massage oil, you can use CBD concentrate which contains 500mg of CBD in just 1mL. This means you do not have to add a lot of volume in order to have a potent CBD massage oil.
CBD Flower for Massage Oil – Benefits of Massages
Skin applications of CBD can be extremely beneficial because of the extensive network of CB receptors of the ECS. Massages to stimulate sore muscles as well as combating stress. A soothing massage can relax you \’\’and can put your body in a state of repose.
Massages do all this then you add the benefits of CBD oil. Because of the advantages of using CBD Flower Oil for Massages, professional massage businesses are offering CBD oil massages. CBD is infused in many things which we can consume or apply topically. Now there are massages are currently used to promote well-being.
There are many particular people who benefit from CBD flower massage oil. Anyone in sports who exasperates all the muscles in their body. Athletes benefit from a CBD massage to assist in post workout recovery. After a sports competition, athletes benefit from a massage to keep their muscles \’\’and joints limber. CBD oil can be massaged into your legs, neck, shoulders, arms where knots of stress hang out.
CBD Flower for Massage Oil – The Recipe
Making your own CBD massage oil is easy \’\’and gives you a chance to add essential oils \’\’and aromatherapy elements to it. When you set out to make your own CBD massage oil, the possibilities for customization are many. You can decide the CBD potency, you can add a fragrance of your choice as well. So, let’s look at the ingredients that you need for making your own CBD flower massage oil.
- ½ cup carrier oil
- 5-10 mg CBD isolate or full spectrum CBD oil (You can determine the strength you want, \’\’and this will probably be an experiment before you find the right amount. Or you can use CBD flower that has already been decarboxylated.)
- Up to 12 drops of various essential oil
- Double boiler
- Dark glass container
To make your own CBD massage oil with CBD oil or CBD concentrate you already have, simply follow the recipe as is, minus the cannabis flower, \’\’and add the CBD product at the end. You can make your own CBD massage oil using CBD flower
CBD isolate is often used to create infused oil like CBD massage oil. That is because it dissolves well in carrier oils, contains no THC, \’\’and is odorless, allowing other essential oil scents to shine through. But remember, you will not have the advantage of having all the cannabinoids working together with all the terpenes \’\’and other natural compounds. Yes, it is called the Entourage Effect. The full spectrum CBD oil will give you the full power of this wonderful natural compound.
Directions for Mixing
Here are a few essential oils you can select:
- Orange oil
- Lavender oil
- Rose oil
- Frankincense oil
Combine all the ingredients in a double boiler so that the carrier oil can start infusing with the CBD. Maintain a low heat \’\’and stir so that all the ingredients can merge with one another. Just be sure that your infused massage oil is under 240° when you add the CBD oil or concentrate. When it is thoroughly mixed \’\’and heated, remove from the heat \’\’and allow to cool slightly.
When cooled, transfer to a dark glass container for storage. Before each use shake well, particular if you have made it with decarboxylate CBD flower.
If you want more information on all things CBD, read other posts here on our blog.
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