by Kaitie Nickel
We recently had the pleasure of working with Clean Remedies to review their CBD oil tincture and roller ball to test its effects. What is CBD oil you ask? It’s essentially all the health benefits of marijuana without any of the psychoactive properties. Sound too good to be true? Well, don’t you worry – we tried it out and are here to tell you all about our experience.
I’m a pretty relaxed person, to be honest. I don’t get stressed out too easily and I can fall asleep on at the drop of a dime. My husband Kyle, on the other hand, stresses out over pretty inconsequential things, pretty much all the time. So when we started using CBD oil, honestly I didn’t feel the effects right away, but my husband displayed properties of “zen” almost immediately. He was able to really relax and to be in the moment which is a gift to everyone in our home.
Update: During my postpartum period I’ve experienced more anxiety than I’m used to, so I’ve tried Clean Remedies again and found it to be very helpful in keeping me tranquil during this season.
Where I personally noticed the most significant difference while taking CBD oil tincture is the quality of my sleep. I fell asleep faster, slept heavier, and woke up every morning feeling much more rested. If there is one thing I struggle with, it’s getting out of bed in the morning when one of my two lovely children decide it’s time to start the day, and I generally feel more refreshed after an evening where I’ve used the tincture. I’ll be honest, I try to only use it when I’m feeling restless so that I don’t build a tolerance to it.
Kyle + I both took the oil by placing it under our tongues for 30 seconds – it’s practically tasteless but I still washed it down with a sip of water because….its oily. I’ve also heard of people adding into their smoothies!
CBD oil helps not only the anxious and sleep deprived but also helps with pain relief and inflammation and the Clean Remedies roller ball is incredible for this. You roll it onto anywhere you’re feeling achy and it immediately brings relief. It makes the area a little tingly, a bit like icy-hot which I absolutely love. If I could recommend trying one thing from the Clean Remedies line up, it would be this.
Clean Remedies’ mission is to enhance the quality of life through natural hemp products and promote more natural well-being. Oh, and did I mention they are in Cleveland? Let’s support local + help make Cleveland even more chill. Check out their Instagram and get some CBD oil + be sure to comment slide into the @clevelandvibes DM’s to let us know what you think!