3 Best Methods to Use CBG
The Best Ways to Take CBG: Edibles vs SmokingCannabigerol (CBG) is a cannabinoid obtained from the Cannabis Sativa plant. It is often referred to as the purest form of cannabinoid. Eating edibles will affect CBG intake differently than smoking or vaping. The same can be said about taking tinctures. A tincture is a herbal extract from soaked barks, berries, roots, and leaves. If you’re starting or an experienced hemp farmer, feel free to reach out to us for a good guide on the best seeds for your soil. The main function of CBG in your body is the strengthening of anandamide. CBG is a naturally occurring substance found in different hemp plant strains. Different CBG products have their unique uses; according to studies, these may include treatment of inflammation, reduction of pain, and treatment of various skin conditions.
How Do You Store CBG?CBG comes in various forms; oil, tincture, edibles, or capsules. On some levels, it can be found in vapes and smoking forms. Each form of CBG comes with a different amount of its concentration level. Perhaps the most common forms of CBG are oil and tincture. Most people prefer the two because they are easy to consume. Here are the two ways to store CBG.
- In tincture form
- As capsules
Tincture FormCBG packaged in tincture form is known to have the highest bioavailability of CBG. Bioavailability is the chemical substance composition that enters the blood or air circulation in the body when taken. CBG tincture is best preserved with alcohol. Ensure to add only a droplet of alcohol for preservation purposes; this makes the administration of the CBG easier and the dosage control more efficient. One may ask themselves why CBG tinctures are popular among users. The main reason is that they are more quickly absorbed into the body system than edibles or other intake forms. The effects of taking tinctures can be felt within 15-40 minutes while vaping, and edibles take an hour or more for effects to be felt. Users of tinctures experience all the benefits of CBG without physically feeling them. Those who want to enjoy the full benefits of CBG are encouraged to take tinctures rather than eat edibles. Tinctures are often a great choice for a beginner or inexperienced cannabis user.
Storage in CapsulesCapsules are known to store a realistic level of CBG oil that is well absorbed in the body when taken. However, the capsules’ effects are much slower when compared to CBG tincture. This is attributed to the capsule having to go through the digestive tract. This means it will take longer to digest and absorb into the bloodstream. The effect of the CBG capsule will be felt after approximately one hour.
Best Methods to Use CBGThere are different means of administering CBG in or on your body. You will most likely be spoilt for choice regarding edibles vs. smoking CBG. This depends on the needs of your body. For instance, you can apply it to your skin, add it to your foods and beverages, or just stick to inhaling cannabis. Some of these methods are discussed below.
CBG EdiblesCBG edibles are found in different forms. Some come as gummies, while others are in the form of chocolates. The type of edible you choose does not affect the outcome; what affects the result is the potency of the edible you take. Most CBG edibles take about 30 minutes to kick in. Some of the reasons why people take edibles include:
- They are easy to store
- Have a better taste
- Long-lasting benefits due to the digestion process, which takes longer
- Each edible has its unique taste
- Easy to travel with
- Minimal or no side effects
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