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How Illinois Residents are Reaping the Wellness Benefits of CBD

Illinois, known for its farmland, rolling hills, wetlands, and of course, the city of Chicago, is one of many states paving the way towards restriction-free use of cannabis. This, of course, is exciting news for the thousands of CBD consumers in the state of Illinois who rely on CBD for its many beneficial wellness properties.  Harsh winters from the lake effect, strong winds, and

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What To Know Before Using a Facial Oil

It might seem illogical to put oil on your face, since our faces already produce oil and nobody wants an oily face. Oils can seem especially illogical if you have frequent breakouts or oily skin. However, facial oils have a long history in skin care for a reason. Ancient Egyptians reportedly used cosmetic oils as early as 4500 B.C.E. The general point of putting

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Top Skincare Trends of 2020

Top Skincare Trends of 2020 Be a skinfluencer and know what’s happening in skincare in 2020 so you can keep up with all the latest advances in ingredients, technology, and treatments. 1. CBD Less of a trend and more of a breakthrough, CBD has become a significant ingredient in many skincare products, including Seratopical! CBD can help regulate oil production of the sebaceous glands.

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Skincare Mistakes

6 Common Skincare Mistakes

Ever wonder what you might be doing wrong when it comes to taking care of your skin? Here are 6 common skincare mistakes you can start correcting today! 1. Over Exfoliation Exfoliating your skin can become quite addicting. It’s refreshing, rejuvenating, and invigorating. However, over exfoliating can cause tiny tears in the skin and can damage the skin’s normal barrier. It also strips the

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Senators demand action from FDA on CBD guidelines

A group of U.S. Senators is pushing to get CBD regulation from the FDA to put an end to the heap of unregulated hemp products still influtrating the marketplace.  Sen. Richard Blumenthal (D-CT) advised that “Consumers need and deserve guidance. So do manufacturers and hemp growers. That is why I am calling on the FDA to establish a regulatory framework as it has promised

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1 in 7 Americans use CBD – Aug 2019

A new Gallup poll finds that 1 in 7 Americans use CBD. Additionally, the poll established that people from all demographics and regions are incorporating CBD products into their wellness routine. The data released in early August 2019 shows the primary age group of CBD users is adults younger than 30 and the primary region associated with CBD use is the Western U.S, likely

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The History of the Hemp Plant

The hemp plant has come a long way in the United States, from versatile and sustainable crop, to Scheduled I banned substance, and its modern day resurgence in the wellness industry. Medical Marijuna Inc. details hemp’s long history in America, its uses, and misunderstandings.  This is a great read about one of the oldest plants to be cultivated by human civilization, and how laws

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How the Hemp Plant May be able to Save the Honey Bees

As the bee population continues to decrease, a recent study from Colorado State University suggests that the hemp plant could save the bee population. Currently, bees pollinate about 1/3 of the global food supply. Researchers say that during the late blooming season where other plants become scarce, bees are able to pollinate hemp as an alternative. Since pollination makes food production possible, researchers are

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CBD Sales Anticipated to Reach $20 Billion by 2024

A new market report from BDS Analytics, a leading cannabis researcher, says that the sales of CBD products will jump from $1.9 billion (2018) to $20 billion in the next 5 years. CBD products were responsible for 11% of all total dispensary sales in 2018. According to the CEO of BDS Analytics, CBD is going from a cannabis sub-category into an industry of its own. BDS

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