Delta 8 is now a making a name, although new in the cannabis collection. Cannabinoids are widely used and are well known among its users. Delta 8 is another compound of the marijuana plant, now gaining popularity. It is rather new. It also belongs to the cannabis plant.  Delta 8 THC as is referred to, is a cannabinoid that is extracted from the hemp flower of the cannabis plant. It is said to undergo a fractional distillation, a process of rapid heating, cooling and vaporizing that helps to separate the compound from the cannabis plant. It contains THC, which is the chemical compound in the plant, consumption of which creates a psychoactive experience. Available as edibles, vapes, tinctures, and Delta 8 flower. These provide the same benefits as the cannabis plant, provides a psychoactive experience and may also help with insomnia, pain, inflammation, nausea, depression, anxiety and potential relief from side effects associated with cancer.

Although CBD is recommended for a beginner, as an excellent way into the Cannabis products, both CBD and Delta 8 are said to have very similar benefits. CBD provides no psychoactive experience while Delta 8 gives the user a mild “high” feeling. In addition, Delta 8 might provide a psychoactive experience, feelings of relaxation, happiness, euphoria.

Whether you like to start with CBD or try Delta 8, Cannabis and its compounds mentioned affect each individual differently. The relief experienced or effects of the product might vary and may not work the same way, therefore, a thorough understanding, research, and educating oneself is most important. As always, these similarities or differences can help you make the best decision for your personal use, benefits for your health and lifestyle. We also recommend you consult your physician prior to using any new product.