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What is Barlean’s CBD Oil? Full Review

CBD is the second most important compound of cannabis. There are many different cannabinoids in cannabis, and we have found more than 80 different ones, and there seem to be many more. Most people have heard of a cannabinoid called THC, which is an intoxicating ingredient of cannabis.

Unlike THC, CBD (cannabidiol) is not a psychoactive cannabinoid and does not cause intoxication. CBD is distinguished by its antipsychotic effects, which means that CBD has the exact opposite effect on THC. Numerous studies have shown that CBD also reduces the toxic effects of THC.

Barlean is a supplement company that offers clean nutritional products from an omega-3 to CBD oil supplements. Barlean’s sourcing for their CBD supplements is impeccable, sourced from US grown hemp. In fact, Barlean is certified by the US Hemp Authority and officially certified by the Non-GMO Project. One of their CBD oil tinctures actually has the USDA organic seal. 

Does Barlean’s CBD Oil Work?

The CBD works directly with the Endocannabinoid System (ECS). Have you heard of such a system? Found in the 90s by the scientists, ECS is a complex network of special receptors and cannabis-like chemicals called cannabinoids, which are responsible for ensuring a balance in our body and mind. The ECS is your body’s operating system.

CBD acts upon receptors in the ECS as well as limiting the breakdown of anandamide. In doing so, CBD can help your ECS function at its best. In addition, CBD is believed to stimulate the endocannabinoid system if it is depleted or if your body’s general functionalization is impaired. CBD oil is an indispensable assistant today. It is used to support natural protection, protection of the heart, healthy skin, normal blood sugar levels.

Barlean’s CBD Oil Products

Barlean’s produces CBD oil products in three forms: tinctures, soft gel capsule, and creamy treats. Barlean’s CBD Oil supplements are the following:

  • Ideal CBD oil tinctures (Ideal CBD Hemp Oil, Organic Ideal CBD Hemp Oil, Extra Strength Ideal CBD Hemp Oil). – This is CBD oil in the form of drops that are also non-GMO, vegan, gluten-free, full-spectrum, and third-party lab tested. 
  • Ideal CBD oil soft gels – CBD soft gels are full-spectrum, gluten-free, and third-party lab tested. They are available in 15mg or 25mg bottles. 
  • CBD edibles (Seriously Delicious CBD) – Emulsification is used to increase the absorption rates of these particular products. Barlean’s makes CBD lemon drops and CBD chocolate mints that contain 25mg CBD in each bite. 

Barlean’s CBD Oil Ingredients

Ideal CBD Hemp Oil (Both Extra Strength and normal): MCT Oil (coconut and/or palm kernel), full-spectrum hemp extract, natural mint flavor.

Organic Ideal CBD Hemp Oil: Organic hempseed oil, organic full-spectrum hemp extract, organic mint flavor, organic rosemary extract.

Ideal CBD Hemp Oil Softgels: MCT Oil (coconut and/or palm kernel), soft gel (gelatin, glycerine, water, and caramel color), full-spectrum hemp extract.

Seriously Delicious CBD Chocolate Mint: Water, hemp extract oil blend (medium-chain triglycerides (MCT) oil (coconut and/or palm kernel), full-spectrum hemp extract), xylitol, glycerine, alkalized cocoa powder, natural flavors, gum arabic, xanthan gum, antioxidant blend (Vitamin E (as d-alpha-tocopherol), ascorbyl palmitate), guar gum, sorbic acid.

Seriously Delicious CBD Lemon Drop: Hemp extract oil blend (high oleic sunflower oil, medium-chain triglycerides (MCT) oil (coconut and/or palm kernel), full-spectrum hemp extract), water, xylitol, glycerine, gum arabic, ascorbic acid, natural flavors, monk fruit extract, xanthan gum, antioxidant blend (Vitamin E (as d-alpha-tocopherol), rosemary extract), turmeric (for color), guar gum, citric acid, sorbic acid.

CBD More! For Better, Faster Absorption:

Drops: MCT Oil (coconut and/or palm kernel), Vitamin E TPGS, full-spectrum hemp extract, natural mint flavor.

Softgels: CBD More! oil blend (coconut oil, Vitamin E TPGS, full-spectrum hemp extract, sunflower lecithin), soft gel (gelatin, glycerine, water, caramel color).

Ideal CBD products in tincture form and Seriously Delicious CBD are Vegan/Vegetarian. The soft gel capsules are not. All products are Non-GMO. Organic Ideal CBD is solvent-free. 

Side Effects from Barlean’s CBD Oil?

Barlean’s CBD Oil is non-toxic and safe for both humans and animals. CBD Oil is generally well tolerated. However, there have been a few side effects, such as diarrhea, fatigue, and changes in appetite from CBD hemp oil reported in clinical studies.

All Barlean’s CBD products are US Hemp Authority Certified, giving you confidence that they are made from legal hemp and adhere to the highest quality standards. The only thing preventing Barlean’s from a perfect score is a lack of published test results for potency and contaminants. 

How to Take Barlean’s CBD Oil

Ideal CBD Hemp Oil Tinctures 

How to take: Place drops under the tongue and hold for at least 60 seconds

Ideal CBD Hemp Oil Softgels 

How to take: Swallow one soft gel capsule with liquid as needed

Seriously Delicious CBD

How to take: Enjoy right from the bottle or add to your favorite foods and beverages

CBD More! For Better, Faster Absorption

How to take drops: Swallow with liquid, or add to your favorite beverage and mix well before drinking

How to take soft gels: Swallow one soft gel capsule with liquid as needed