So the question is : Where can I buy Delta 8 oil online in the UK? The answer is : At the moment buying Delta 8 oil online in the UK is not common because it's not as widely available as other cannabis products. By other cannabis products we mean CBD (cannabidiol).
¿Qué es el CDB?
CBD is a globally used supplement. After much research and development, CBD has proven to be very beneficial to health and wellbeing.
CBD is derived from the hemp plant, and is completely legal providing the THC (tetrahydrocannabinol) level is <0.2%, (0.3% in some countries). As well as being safe to use, CBD is non-addictive.
Once upon a time CBD was scarce to a point. There were a limited number of retailers online selling CBD products. However, now there is a plethora of stockists, making access to this powerful compound much easier.
CBD flower, oil, edibles, tinctures, vapes, pre-rolls,CBD has also made it's way onto our high streets not just online, and is available in many forms. the list encouragingly goes on, can be seen in familiar shops.
Delta 8 products are a relatively new concept, and as with everything else that becomes available to consumers, either online or on the high street, trust and legality are big issues.
Current available Delta 8 products consist of oils, flower, pre-rolls, vapes, tinctures and edibles. Many people ask : Where did Delta 8 come from? Delta 8 started life in America. In 2018 the Farm Bill gave Delta 8 legality status. In America Delta 8 is already becoming a household name.
In America Delta 8 was offered to consumers in 2019, so it's a relative newcomer to the cannabis market.
So what is Delta 8? Delta 8 is a cannabinoid found in the hemp plant. It contains THC (tetrahydrocannabinol). THC is widely understood to give the user a psychoactive effect. By psychoactive effect, it means a mind-altering experience.
The more common cannabinoid that give a psychoactive effect is Delta 9. Delta 9 also contains THC. Delta 9 has been around for a long time, so many will be familiar with it's psychoactive effects. Delta 9 comes from the marijuana plant.
Delta 9 is a powerful cannabinoid giving familiar mind-altering sensations, but it is deemed illegal.
In fact Delta 8 is being referred to as Delta 9's little brother!
However, the good news for fans of THC is that Delta 8 in completely legal. Although psychoactive effects are experienced, they are in a much milder form than from that of Delta 9.
Delta 8 Health Benefits
What you can expect from Delta 8 is some great health benefits :
- For those suffering from a poor appetite - Delta 8 can stimulate hunger.
- Nausea can be experienced for many reasons, but Delta 8 has shown to alleviate symptoms.
- Delta 8 has analgesic properties. This means it can give beneficial pain relief.
- Anxiety is a very common condition that is experienced by most people at sometime in their lives, but Delta 8 can quell those anxious feelings.
- The brain is a very complex organ. It controls all bodily functions. Delta 8 can improve cognitive behaviour. Not only do the functions of the brain improve, but clarity is experienced.
- Delta 8 can give a euphoric experience, making one relaxed and happy uplifting low mood.
It's easy to see why Delta 8 is becoming a buzz word. The more people experiencing the benefits of this powerful cannabinoid, the more the demand for it's products will become. It would seem some fans of Delta 9 are switching to Delta 8 because they prefer the clarity and alertness Delta 8 gives.
Delta 8 started it's journey in America, slowly but surely it is entering the UK. It is a welcomed compound that we hope will be around for years to come.
How to Buy Delta 8 Safely
- Find a reputable retailer online. Preferably one with a decent website show-casing their products, e.g. www.hempiregardens.com
- All products are subject to laboratory analysis. This will ensure legality and determine THC levels.
- Certification should be provided with all products.
- EU Regulations and Guidelines are adhered to, they are there to show clarity and lawfulness.
- Buy premium quality Delta 8 products only. Anything other than premium will be inferior. You want good quality and value for money.
- A good after-sales service and policy will ensure satisfaction and confidence to buy again.
The demand for Delta 8 oil, flower and other products is bound to increase rapidly if the initial reviews are anything to go by.
Always source a reputable and consistent supplier of premium quality Delta 8.