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Terpenes 101

Posted by Slippery Buddha Inc on

Terpenes, what the heck are they and how do they work? First off they are in every single plant - it's what gives lavender that scent and calming effect. Think lemons and cleaning products, those are terpenes. Oh and remember when your gramma used pine sol? Yup that was terpenes too (pinene). They are compounds much like cannabinoids and flavonoids. Essentially terpenes are a combination of hydrogen and carbon but that's enough of the nerdy shit. We hear a ton of talk about how CBD works on CB2 receptors throughout the body and THC works on CB1 receptors but did you...

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