CBD is one of over 100 cannabinoids, i.e. natural compounds found in Cannabis sativa, i.e. hemp. Along with THC, it is the main active compound found in cannabis. Both of these substances are the most studied cannabinoids and contain the greatest therapeutic potential.
CBD oil is not psychoactive. This means that CBD will not affect our mind and behavior. However, CBD affects our body, and its action brings some medical benefits, especially in supporting chronic pain and inflammation.