Delta-8

Learn more about Delta-8 tetrahydrocannabinol

What is Delta-8?

Delta-8 is one of the most misunderstood cannabinoids out there. Most people often mistake it for THC, which is a completely different cannabinoid. While delta-9 is a psychoactive cannabinoid and THC offers both psychoactive and medicinal effects, delta-8 is non-psychoactive. The delta-8 in HEXACO is actually a non-intoxicating cannabinoid found in the essential oil of many different plants like citronella, geranium, lemongrass, and hops. Delta-8 is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid found in the essential oil of many different plants like citronella, geranium, lemongrass, and hops. Delta-8 shares a chemical structure with CBD, THCV, and CBG. It’s often referred to as a “full spectrum” cannabinoid because it contains all 9 naturally occurring cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant.

 

How does Delta-8 work?

Delta-8 is often referred to as a “full spectrum” cannabinoid because it contains all 9 naturally occurring cannabinoids found in the cannabis plant. Delta-8 is a non-intoxicating cannabinoid found in the essential oil of many different plants like citronella, geranium, lemongrass, and hops. Delta-8 shares a chemical structure with CBD, THCV, and CBG. Delta-8 is often used as a natural insect repellent.

 

The Benefits of Delta-8

The benefits of delta-8 include: – Improved Focus and Concentration: Delta-8 increases alertness and can improve focus and concentration. This is why delta-8 is often used in nootropic supplements and smart drugs. – Pain Relief: Delta-8 can also be used to treat chronic pain. As mentioned, it acts on the endocannabinoid system and can help reduce pain by affecting the body’s CB1 receptors. – Improved Mood: Studies show that delta-8 can also be used to treat anxiety, depression and mood disorders.