Glossary

  • CBD

    Abbreviation for  Cannabidiol, one of many compounds, known as cannabinoids, typically extracted from the hemp plant. In addition to its health and wellness properties, it has been found to have anti-anxiety benefits, and evidence suggests it can help relieve pain and inflammation.

  • Broad Spectrum

    This descriptor means many cannabinoids beyond CBD, along with other elements of the hemp plant, including naturally-occurring terpenes, essential vitamins, fatty acids, protein, and more, are found in the product. It does not contain any THC! All PureSwing CBD products are Broad Spectrum, and contain ZERO THC!

  • Full Spectrum

    This descriptor means the product contains many cannabinoids beyond CBD, along with other elements of the cannabis or hemp plant, including naturally-occurring terpenes, essential vitamins, fatty acids, protein, and more, including THC.

  • CBD Isolate

    CBD product with all the plant matter contained in the hemp plant, including oils, tepenes, and more are removed, offering a finished product that’s CBD and nothing more.

  • Terpenes

    The aromatic and flavorful component of plant. They interact with our endocannabinoid system and assist cannabinoids in entering the bloodstream, in a process called the entourage effect. Myrcene, for instance, increases cell permeability and allows cannabinoids to be absorbed faster than they would on their own.

  • THC

    Abbreviation for Tetrahydrocannabinol,  the psychoactive cannabinoid compound found in marijuana, that produces the “high” people feel when they consume marijuana.  PureSwing CBD DOES NOT contain any THC!

  • Entourage Effect

    Broad-spectrum CBD contains combinations of cannabinoids, terpenes, flavonoids and other beneficial compounds. These compounds work together to create what scientists refer to as the “entourage effect” which magnifies the therapeutic benefits of the plant’s individual components. The whole hemp plant compounds work together to achieve a greater degree of wellness