CBD gummy bear is one of the most popular CBD products in the market. The popularity of this product follows the revelation that CBD shows potential health benefits for different ailments. Read what the NIH says about Cannabidiol. CBD is extracted from hemp plant and used to make gummy bears. Though there are different methods of extracting CBD from the hemp plant, CO2 method is superior to others.
CBD Extraction From the Hemp Plant
Extraction of CBD from the hemp plant using CO2 method entails passing the hemp plant via CO2 at low temperature and high pressure. This ensures that CBD is captured in its liquid or oil state. It also ensures that CBD is extracted from the plant in its purest form. Once extracted, CBD oil is infused with a gummy bear.
How to Make CBD Gummy Bear
- Using a saucepan, mix jelly cubes with unflavored gelatin and a half cup of cold water.
- Mix the ingredients until they reach a dough-like consistency.
- Place your saucepan on medium heat and stir the mixture until it melts into a liquid consistency.
- Add CBD oil and mix vigorously
- Pour the mixture into a jug once CBD oil mixes properly with other ingredients.
- Pour the mixture into candy molds
- Place the candy moulds into a freezer for about 20 minutes.
- Remove the moulds from the freezer but if they don’t seem set, let them stay a little longer.
- Peel CBD gummy bears from the molds carefully
And there you have it! Your CBD gummy bears are ready for consumption. Gummies made this way are ideal for people that want to use CBD as a dietary supplement for different health conditions without experiencing the effects of THC.
Why consider making and taking CBD gummy bear as a dietary supplement?
Studies have revealed that a hemp plant shows potential therapeutic power due to the presence of CBD. It has also shown that it may be an anxiolytic, prohedonic, and neuroprotective agent.
Here are a couple other facts and benefits:
- It’s non-addictive
- It’s non-psychoactive
- It does not show on drug tests
- It’s considered safe for all ages, including your pets
To get optimal dosage information, it is highly recommended that you consult with your doctor and/or family physician prior to consumption. Otherwise, it is recommended to eat one gummy every day a few hours after a meal. CBD gummies should not be eaten on an empty stomach. Eating a CBD gummy bear after a meal ensures that the liver absorbs the CBD in it and you should begin to feel a calm feeling after about 30 minutes.