Delta 8 is a minor cannabinoid found in hemp plants that packs a big punch full of benefits to the mind and body. Because Delta 8 is just a small portion of the near hundred or so cannabinoids in the hemp plant, it makes sourcing it rather tricky! A thorough CO2 extraction process is necessary to extract the Delta 8, making it more prevalent than the near hundred or so other cannabinoids. Lucky for you, a CO2 extraction method is the safest way to extract Delta 8.
Delta 8 THC tinctures come infused with Delta 8. Because Delta 8 is found in such small trace amounts in the hemp plant (less than 1%), these products are then infused with the compound. Tinctures usually contain a carrier oil and are enjoyed sublingually by dropping a few drops under the tongue.
Delta 8 oils allow you a discreet consumption method. While the most efficient way to consume all the benefits of your tincture is to add a few drops underneath your tongue, you can still enjoy the benefits of your morning tea or coffee!
With the ever-growing implementation for Delta 8, it’s no surprise you can turn this oil into a tincture! Enjoying CBD nowadays is so convenient — get all the benefits of this compound packed into a tiny little bottle of oil you can sprinkle in your favorite foods.
You may be wondering: “How does this oil differ from other ways of consuming Delta 8?” Besides the obvious differences in the mode of consumption, oils give you a quick and discreet way to enjoy the benefits of Delta 8. Between Delta 8 flowers, vapes, edibles, and oils, you have many options! And more options give you more freedom to choose a product right for you. Keep scrolling to learn more about the ease and benefits of Delta 8 oils.
WHAT ARE THE BENEFITS OF DELTA 8 TUNCTURE?
So what are the actual benefits of a tincture? Besides the fact that it’s so discreet, of course! Though this product comes in a small amount, it is mighty. Delta 8 oil get you feeling relaxed and uplifted while still feeling in control of your surroundings.
Here are a few ways you can benefit from a tincture:
WHAT ARE THE DIFFERENCES BETWEEN DELTA 8 OILS & OTHER DELTA 8 PRODUCTS?
Delta 8 oils allow you to enjoy the benefits of Delta 8 anytime, anywhere. This allows for a compact product with no noticeable aroma that’ll bother you or the people around you.
Its convenience and discreetness aren’t the only things that set tinctures apart. Because you ingest the liquid oils, Delta 8 lasts longer in your system (4-6 hours) than if you were to smoke Delta 8 flower (3-4 hours). Although due to the digestion process, it does take longer to feel the effects (just 15 minutes or so).
While there are many other ingestible Delta 8 products, such as edibles and capsules, oils give you the freedom to a different dosage every time. With a tincture, you call the shots and decide on the vibe every time.
HOW DOES DELTA 8 OIL WORK?
Delta 8 THC oil is consumable in a variety of methods. As said before, the most effective method is sublingual. This is when you drop the oil underneath your tongue and hold it there for 30 seconds. This allows the Delta 8 THC to be absorbed through a network of capillaries underneath the tongue. This method has the fastest onset of effects which is usually within 10 minutes.
Because you take a Delta 8 oil orally, the effects last longer in your system versus smoking it. While smoking is the fastest way to experience the effects of Delta 8 THC, it also is the most fleeting. With oil, its euphoric, tranquil effects gradually wash over your body and last a lot longer.
Delta 8 THC interacts with the same receptors as Delta 9 THC, and these receptors are the CB1 and CB2 cannabinoid receptors. These receptors are a part of our endocannabinoid system (ECS). This system is made up of billions of tiny receptors located in the cells of the human body. These receptors are responsible for regulating homeostasis (balance) in your body.
Delta 8 THC interacts with both CB1 and CB2 receptors. This interaction supports the ECS, which regulates vital body functions like breathing, heart rate, and digestion. Delta 8 supports your ECS, and a well-functioning ECS is crucial for your overall wellness.
DELTA 8 – FULL SPECTRUM, BROAD SPECTRUM & ISOLATE
Because Hemp-derived D8 is found in trace amounts, most products out on the market are offered in full-spectrum — a term in the CBD world that refers to a product with all of the cannabinoids, including trace amounts of THC, hemp has to offer. By leaving the hemp unhindered, it enhances the benefits of the product.
Delta 8 is so difficult to isolate, most products are full spectrum. Finding Delta 8 isolate is especially difficult due to the rarity of the compound in the hemp plant. With broad-spectrum hemp extract, no need to worry about any Delta 9 THC in your product.
D9 THC is the primary compound in marijuana that induces a “high.” Even though full spectrum Delta 8 products contain some Delta 9 THC (0.3% or less), these trace amounts are not enough to cause intoxication. Still, some people would rather avoid Delta 9 THC altogether, and broad-spectrum products give you the chance to do just that. Delta 8 isolate is a fine white powder that consists of 99%+ pure Delta 8 THC molecules.
The hemp industry is riddled with brands that market their products, claiming there’s no THC in their products or vice versa. Thanks to the 2018 Farm Bill, all hemp products’ growth, sale, and consumption are federally legal, including Delta 8 THC, which is made from hemp plants! Though D8 is federally legal, individual states and local laws conflict with the hemp industry in their right to outlaw it.
Broad Spectrum & Isolate
WHICH DELTA 8 PRODUCT IS RIGHT FOR ME?
HOW TO DOSE DELTA 8 TINCTURE
Dosing Delta 8 oil may be confusing at first in today’s market, but once you get the hang of it, it’s so easy! Keep in mind that a single dropper (1 mL) is almost always a serving size. It’s easy to find the right dosage with Delta 8 THC tinctures for that manner because they give you control over the amount of Delta 8.
A few factors you want to keep in mind are body weight and tolerance. It is always better to start low and go slow. Start at a low dosage and slowly work up to a higher dosage to reach your desired effects. A starting dose could be half a dropper which would be 0.5 mL, while a strong dose is 2mL equating to 20 mg.
Here are a few other factors that may affect your dosage.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What to Look For When Buying Delta 8 Tincture Online?
It’s easy to buy Delta 8 THC online. But is it the real deal? There are a few things you should look for in a brand before purchasing your tinctures from them. First and foremost, be sure their products are organic, using all-natural ingredients. This ensures you aren’t ingesting any harmful chemicals and receiving all the great benefits D8 has.
Aside from the actual product, there are different techniques the cannabis industry utilizes to extract D8 from hemp plants. The cleanest and safest way is CO2 extraction. This form of extraction leaves no traces of harmful chemicals to be left behind in the product.
Make sure your Delta 8 THC products come with a Certificate of Analysis (COA) which is a document that shows the data from a third-party company that tested the batch for potency and the cannabinoid profile. A COA keeps the brands accountable. At Exhale, we value transparency.
Are There Any Side Effects With Delta 8?
Why Choose Exhale Wellness for Delta 8 Tincture Oil?
HOW MUCH DELTA-8 SHOULD I TAKE?
FINAL THOUGHTS: DELTA 8 TINCTURE – DELTA 8 OIL
Delta 8 is an interesting and exciting new outcome of hemp extraction and mutation that produces effects somewhere between CBD and Delta 9, commonly known as THC, the compound in marijuana responsible for full mind and body euphoria. Though, full-spectrum CBD oil and Delta 8 oil are very different when it comes to their effects. While both are derived from the hemp plant, Delta 8’s effects are a bit stronger than CBD.
Delta 8 tinctures are a great, discreet way to enjoy all benefits of Delta 8. It is always important to enjoy your Delta 8 responsibly and preferably in a space where you can sit back for about an hour (or two or three) and relax.