CBD topicals help soothe mild physical discomfort. Topical products are applied externally to the affected area, allowing CBD to be absorbed directly through the skin where cannabinoid receptors can be found.
Because you apply CBD directly to the area of discomfort, the effects are immediate and more centralized than other application methods.
CBD topicals have low bioavailability; the skin may not be permeable enough for CBD to reach the bloodstream. So, the effects of CBD topical products are isolated to the area it was introduced, not the entire body.
CBD topical products include: