Not too long ago, if the taste or texture of CBD oil didn't suit your palate, your go-to option was CBD capsules. But now, we have CBD gummies on the scene, and at CBD Comfort Zone, we've introduced some of the finest CBD hemp gummies available. The question now is, how do you decide between CBD capsules and CBD gummies?
Both these products share a common source of CBD extracted from the flowers of a proprietary hemp plant, compliant with the 2018 Farm Bill, ensuring that they contain no more than 0.3 percent of Tetrahydrocannabinol (THC), the main psychoactive compound responsible for the cannabis "high."
While this THC percentage isn't enough to induce a high, it significantly enhances CBD's effectiveness through the "entourage effect." So, when it comes to choosing your CBD method, what makes CBD capsules different from CBD gummies?
CBD Capsules: A Convenient Wellness Addition
CBD Comfort Zone, CBD capsules provide a hassle-free way to incorporate full-spectrum CBD oil into your wellness routine. Sourced exclusively from Kentucky-grown hemp, our CBD pills contain a wide spectrum of beneficial minor cannabinoids, including substantial levels of CBDa. We steer clear of THC-free, broad-spectrum CBD oil or pure CBD isolate in our CBD capsules, as studies indicate that these products offer reduced wellness potential compared to those formulated with full-spectrum CBD extracts. The reason for this lies in the necessity of having all cannabinoids present to achieve the entourage effect.
CBD capsules are tasteless and should be swallowed with water, just like any other capsule or pill supplement. These gel-caps hold carefully dosed drops of CBD oil, much like fish oil or liquid soft gels found in the supplement aisle.
The ingredients in CBD capsules are simple: organic MCT coconut oil, full-spectrum hemp extract, and a porcine gelatin capsule. It's worth noting that our capsules are not suitable for vegans or vegetarians, given that the capsule covering is derived from pork products.
When you opt for CBD capsules as your CBD delivery method, it may take up to an hour for the effects to manifest, and they can last between 4 to 6 hours. Our CBD capsules are available in 25 mg doses, and due to their liquid-filled soft gel form, they cannot be divided into smaller doses.
One of the primary advantages of CBD pills is their precise dosing, which differs from CBD oils, where accurate measurements can be challenging. This precision aids in maintaining a consistent CBD regimen for the most effective results.
CBD Gummies: A Flavorful Introduction to CBD
CBD gummies have gained immense popularity, thanks to their familiar gummy form and delightful taste, making them an excellent choice for first-time CBD users. These chewy edibles are infused with cannabidiol and offer a fun and convenient way to incorporate CBD into your daily routine. The surge in the popularity of CBD edibles, in general, corresponds with the relaxation of cannabis product regulations in many states.
CBD "edibles" encompass a wide range of food-like products. They taste like food, contain calories, can be consumed as snacks, and include CBD. While premade products like gummies are readily available, you can also prepare CBD edibles at home, incorporating CBD into various dishes, from chocolate to spaghetti sauce.
Store-bought gummies come with specified doses, such as CBD Comfort Zone's gummies, which are available in 10 mg bite-sized pieces, with 30 gummies in each container.
CBD gummies are absorbed as quickly as your digestive system operates, which means the rate of CBD absorption depends on factors like your weight and metabolism. You might take up to an hour to feel the effects, but this method often results in longer-lasting effects compared to sublingual or inhaled CBD products.
It's important to highlight that while some gummies may contain artificial ingredients and preservatives, this isn't the case with CBD Comfort Zone's gummies. Every ingredient in our gummies is USDA certified organic. The fruit flavors are derived from real fruit, specifically organic blueberries, strawberries, and raspberries. The CBD used is organic and full spectrum, extracted from whole flowers without stems, seeds, or leaves.
For those who prefer a vegan lifestyle, our gummies are the ideal choice, made with apple pectin instead of animal-derived gelatin. Pectin, sourced from vegetables, is used to thicken jellies.
Full-spectrum gummies, like ours, include THC, whereas some CBD gummies utilize CBD isolate, which contains only CBD without any THC. We exclusively use full-spectrum CBD, which encompasses a variety of other cannabinoids, including a legal micro-dose of THC.
CBD Capsules vs. CBD Gummies: The Distinctions
When you ingest your CBD dose, it passes through your digestive system and liver before entering your bloodstream. Consequently, ingested forms of CBD take longer to engage with your body compared to vaping or sublingual methods. Capsules break down faster in the stomach than CBD gummies. However, both capsules and gummies may absorb more rapidly when consumed with food, particularly high-fat foods since CBD is fat-soluble.
Gummies offer more flexibility in dosing than capsules. While CBD Comfort Zone's capsules provide 25 mg per capsule, doubling the dosage means jumping to 50 mg. With gummies, each fruit bite is 10 mg, making it easier to adjust your dosage, increasing or decreasing by 5 mg increments. Please note that it's advisable not to cut gummies into smaller portions, as it may disrupt the ingredient mix.
In public, gummies are more discreet, resembling a regular snack. However, it's essential to be prepared to answer questions if a friend inquires. Alternatively, you can carry non-medicinal candy as a backup to share.
Despite their snack-like appearance, avoid consuming CBD gummies impulsively. Overindulging may lead to unexpectedly strong effects. If you find it challenging to resist "one more" gummy, capsules could be a better fit for you.
For vegetarians and vegans, capsules may not be suitable due to the gelatin capsule covering, which is derived from animal sources. On the other hand, our gummies are entirely vegan and organic, making them a compelling alternative to CBD oil.
The choice between CBD gummies and CBD capsules is a personal one, depending on your lifestyle and preferences. CBD gummies are a favorite among many due to their vegan-friendly, all-organic nature, pleasant taste, and convenience. Meanwhile, capsules find favor among those seeking quicker results, precise dosing, and a flavorless experience.
At CBD Comfort Zone, our organic CBD oil products are derived from hemp grown on pesticide-free Kentucky family farms. They contain no additives or fillers, with third-party test results available online for your verification.
Interested in CBD Comfort Zone's gummies or capsules? You can use our retail store locator to find "CBD gummies near me." Alternatively, you can order both gummies and capsules online, with the convenience of accessing reviews and third-party lab test results on our website. All our products are backed by a no-questions-asked 30-day guarantee.