Frequently Asked Questions
CBD is short for Cannabidiol, one of the over 100 cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. People will use CBD in many ways, for many different reasons. Some of the benefits of CBD include:
- Better Sleep
- Improved Focus
- Natural Painkiller
- Reduces Inflammation - Skin, Arthritis, Hangovers, etc.
- Mood Regulator
There are 3 main types of CBD available: Full Spectrum, Broad Spectrum, and Isolate based products.
In short, the type of CBD refers to how many of the natural cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant are available in the product. Products with more cannabinoids present are associated with the 'entourage effect' - which is the increased effectiveness of these products due to the cannabinoids working synergistically.
Learn more about the difference between these three types of cannabidiol in our blog post.
THC is the compound in cannabis plants which cause psychoactive effects. Our products are derived from organically grown hemp, and contain 0% THC as per the legal requirements in Hong Kong; you can't get high from our products.
CBD Oil and Hempseed Oil are both popular ingredients. Though they both come from the same cannabis family, they are not the same thing!
Be sure to check the amount of CBD (mg) listed on the bottle before purchasing anything marketed as a CBD product.
CBD Oil will usually be listed as cannabidiol, full-spectrum hemp, broad-spectrum hemp, PCR (Phyto cannabinoid-rich) extracts.
Hemp and Marijuana both fall under the Cannabis type plant. The key difference between the two is the tetrahydrocannabinol (THC) content.
THC is one of the many cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant, and it is the one that's primarily responsible for the feeling of "high:" associated with cannabis.
Hemp is used to define cannabis plants that have low THC and high CBD concentrations, while Marijuana has higher THC than CBD.
At Gorilla Weekend, all our products are made from industrial grade hemp.
Terpenes are aromatic compounds found in many plants which create the characteristic fragrance of the plant. Terpenes can be found even in fresh orange peels! They are natural compound of the plant and can enhance the effect a person gets from using cannabis. This is known as the entourage effect, which implies that terpenes and other cannabinoids in a plant working synergistically to enhance the effects of CBD in the body.
Our broad spectrum products contain some of the natural occurring terpenes of the cannabis plant!
CBD is legal in Hong Kong as long as there is 0% THC and CBN. Anyone found selling, carrying, or distributing CBD products containing THC and CBN will be committing a criminal offence under the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance (DDO).Gorilla Weekend does not sell or distribute any products that are in violation of the law in Hong Kong, including the Dangerous Drugs Ordinance and the Food and Safety Ordinance.
Any items unopened, and in its original condition can be returned within 30 days of purchase. You will be responsible for paying the cost of shipping for returning your product.
Please email email@example.com with your order number and reason for returning the product and we will get back to you within 24 hours.,
Yes you can! In fact, CBD is safe to consume for both dogs and cats and many of the benefits for humans can also be felt by your fur-babies! Some of these include:
- Natural Pain Killer
- Stress Reliever
- Helps with separation anxiety