THE POWER OF THE PLANT
HEMP (CBD) - Processed by the body through the endocannabinoid system and research suggests it may be useful in treating a wide variety of ailments. Ocanna only sources organic hemp CBD, that is sun grown in the USA.
FULL SPECTRUM refers to the extraction method. The cannabinoids are maintained in the extraction. FULL Spectrum is thought to be a superior extraction method because of the entourage effect of the cannabinoids.
TOPICALS - Can be found in the form of, salves, lotions, balms, and oils. In this method, hemp is absorbed through the CBD receptors in the skin. Since cannabinoids do not cross the blood-brain barrier, the effects are therapeutic, and non-psychotropic
WHAT ARE TERPENES?
Simply put, terpenes are what gives an orange its citrus scent, and gives pine trees their unique aroma. They are chemicals that determine how things smell.
You thought that cannabinoids were the compounds in the cannabis plant that caused healing, right? Yes, but it’s been discovered that terpenes can play a big role in that as well. In fact, cannabinoids and terpenes work together in something called the entourage effect.
The entourage effect simply means that cannabinoids such as Hemp and THC, along with the hundreds of other compounds, along with the terpenes, are meant to work together. It’s the whole plant that does the best job, not just a single compound. While relief does come from broad spectrum and isolates, whole plant therapy (Full Spectrum) utilizing all the compounds and terpenes in the plant is best.
Terpenes can intensify or downplay the effects of the cannabinoids.
WE USE THE FOLLOWING TERPENES:
Cannabidiol is a cannabinoid and a major component of the cannabis plant, or marijuana plant. By itself, it lacks the psychoactive effects most associated with marijuana use yet still retains many of the medicinal benefits
Found in pines, anti- inflammatory and antiseptic. They also resemble to scent of pine leaves.
CAMPHENE - WOOD
Anti -fungal and when used with vitamin C, it acts as a powerful antioxidant, and it is used against psoriasis and eczema.
CARYOPHYLLENE - HOPPY
A popular terpene found in black pepper, cinnamon, and oregano, responsible for their spicy notes. It helps against inflammation, and pain
LIMONENE - CITRUS
it is present in all citrus fruits. It reduces stress, is antibacterial, antifungal and known to elevate mood.
LINALOOL - FLORAL
Found in mint and lavender. It is strongly sedative and anti-inflammatory as well as sedative
MYRCENE - MUSKY
Myrcene has sedative effects, and it has also proved to be effective for reducing inflammation and pain, a muscle relaxer, and has been found to act sedative.
SOME INGREDIENTS WE USE AND WHY:
Cannabis Sativa (Hemp) Seed Oil, rich in Omega-3, 6 and 9 fatty acids, Gamma Linolenic acids and Vitamin E, is a non-comedogenic oil that moisturizes the complexion, soothes visible redness and irritation while preventing visible signs of aging.
Turmeric stems from Ayurvedic healing practices and help the skin cope with environmental stressors like pollution, UV rays, lack of sleep, daily stress, and more.
Helichrysum Flower Extract is highly effective for soothing signs of irritation.
Squalane, Coconut, and Avocado oils are hydrating beauty oils that ensure the skin is high on glow and all-day moisture
Neem Oil is a vegetable oil pressed from the fruits and seeds of the neem (Azadirachta indica), an evergreen tree which is endemic to the Indian subcontinent and has been introduced to many other areas in the tropics. It is the most important of the commercially available products of neem for organic farming and medicines. Neem oil is also known as Veppennai (in Tamil).
Copaiba Oil One of copaiba oil uses is as skin tightening thanks to the active component therein. This oil makes your skin appear firmer and younger. In addition, copaiba also plays a role in reducing the appearance of wrinkles. using copaiba oil good for increasing your immune systems so it can heal wounds fast, because it acts as a shield for the skin.