Which CBD Products Are Right For You

In today’s market there are countless CBD products you can choose from. With innovative ideas arising in CBD products, beginner CBD users don't always know where to start, and existing users don't know what to try next.

We'll go over how the products work, and all there is to know before you make the right decision.

CBD Products we'll touch on:

  • CBD Oil

  • CBD Gummies

  • CBD otioTopicals

CBD Products

All CBD products have their unique qualities, the thing they share in common is they all contain CBD, making them have similar health benefits.

CBD product benefits:

  • May improve sleep quality

  • Can assist in pain relief

  • Used by some to relax and unwind

  • One study shows that it can treat certain seizures and epilepsy

Three main types of CBD products

Most CBD products also share falling into one of three main types. Full-spectrum CBD products, broad-spectrum CBD products, and isolate CBD products

Full-spectrum CBD products contain cannabis plant compounds and up to 0.3 THC

Broad-spectrum CBD products contain cannabis sativa plant compounds and are THC free

CBD Isolate products contain only CBD and try to leave out any other plant compounds/cannabinoids

How do CBD products work?

CBD works by targeting multiple receptors in your central nervous system, which send signals that regulate body functions.

Is CBD legal?

It is legal to ship hemp-derived CBD products that contain less than 0.3 THC to all the United States

There are all sorts of CBD products nowadays. Companies are more creative than ever in releasing new products, they make products containing other beneficial cannabinoids too. Today we will stick with some of the originals and explore them to help you make the right decision.

CBD Oils/Tintures

The popular CBD oil has been around for a while now (since 1940). CBD oils have progressed through the years, and are made to support everyday wellness.

CBD oil is a tincture made with the cannabis sativa plant and carrier oil. The carrier oil gives CBD oil a nutty flavor and the CBD gives it a slightly bitter taste. CBD oil products are a great way to be introduced to CBD, in addition to being an efficient way for new and existing users to consume CBD.


There are many ways to use CBD oil, the most common way is placing CBD drops under your tongue and letting the tincture sit there for 60-90 seconds before swallowing.

For new users, it is suggested to start on a low dose until you recognize how your body reacts to CBD, then progressively increase over time.

CBD oils that contain 0.3 THC or less won't show positive on a drug test unless enough THC is consumed.

Types of CBD oil

There are three main types of CBD oil. Full-spectrum CBD oil, broad-spectrum CBD oil, and CBD isolate oil.

Full-spectrum CBD oil contains cannabis-derived compounds, essential oils, fatty acids, and up to 0.3 THC

Broad-spectrum CBD oil is full-spectrum CBD oil that is THC-free. Broad-spectrum CBD oil contains the same beneficial cannabinoids extracted from the cannabis plant, such as CBDA. It also contains the same essential oils, and only excludes the THC.

CBD isolate oil contains pure CBD extracted from the cannabis sativa plant

CBD oils are a staple in CBD products, the tinctures will long be around supporting everyday wellness.

CBD Gummies

CBD-infused gummies are a sweet alternative to consuming CBD. CBD gummies are chewable edibles that are sold in a variety of flavors. The gummies are made tasty compared to other CBD products but share similar benefits.

CBD gummies are on the market for a variety of reasons, including relaxation.


It is recommended new users start with one gummy until they become aware of the effects of CBD, and then increase dosage until your intended effects have been achieved. 

Types of CBD gummies

Similar to CBD oil, there are three main types of CBD gummies. Full-spectrum CBD gummies, broad-spectrum CBD gummies, and isolate CBD gummies.

Full-spectrum CBD gummies contain cannabis plant extract and up to 0.3 THC

Broad-spectrum CBD gummies contain cannabis sativa plant extract and are THC free

CBD Isolate products contain only CBD and try to leave out any other plant compounds/cannabinoids

Gummies are great for beginners, and a great alternative for those who may not like the taste of other CBD products. Overall, gummies are an efficient, tasty way to enjoy CBD.

CBD Lotion

CBD topicals are made to moisturize your skin while providing relief for pain, aches, and inflammation on your body.

CBD lotion benefits your skin more than anything else. The lotions available nowadays have incredible fragrances and are soothing to apply.

Topical CBD products sold in a variety of scents such as:

Topical products are easy to use, lather and massage as you need on your body. You can begin to feel the effects within 30 minutes of applying the cream, and they can last up to six hours.

So, what type of CBD is best for me?

Determining which CBD product is right for you depends on what you're trying to achieve by using CBD. For a full body effect, edibles such as gummies and tinctures may be best for you. For typical aches and pains, as well as dry skin or other cosmetic issues, topicals are your best bet.

By Julian at Wealth along Health