Types of Weed Products

Types of Weed Products

The right type of weed product depends on a variety of factors. There are a lot of different types of weed products on the market. The options can be overwhelming. The following the different types of cannabis products.

Edibles

They are cannabis-infused foods and drinks, as the name suggests they are supposed to be eaten. They can be made either from flowers or concentrates. Edibles are available in every form such as baked goods, chocolate bars, gummies, cooking oils, beverages, and mints. Most people prefer edibles because they are a better way of consuming weed without inhalation. They are a great choice for users who don’t smoke or vape.

Consuming edible doesn’t require tools all you have to do is put it in your mouth, chew and swallow. Edibles are supposed to be manufactured with precise dosage this is to prevent consuming high doses. When you buy edibles from a dispensary you know how much THC or CBD there is in a product. It becomes easier to control the amount you consume.

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Concentrates

When you remove excess plant materials and other impurities from the cannabis plant leaving you with cannabinoids and terpenes you get concentrates. Concentrates have higher cannabis terpenes and cannabinoids than cannabis flowers because all other impurities are removed. There are a variety of ways to consume concentrates such as sprinkling kief on a bowl of cannabis flowers to increase potency.

Another way is to use a portable vaporizer and consume concentrates through vaping. The concentrates are so potent therefore less is required to feel the effect. They also have a very rapid onset, so the effect is felt quickly. You need a proper setup to safely consume concentrates like a portable vaporizer or a dab rig.

Tinctures

Tinctures are created by steeping cannabis in alcohol. They are commonly consumed sublingually. The body absorbs the cannabis compounds under the tongue through the blood vessels. Any compounds that are not absorbed through the blood vessels go through the the digestive tract same way as edibles.

Tinctures usually have a rapid onset as fast as 15 minutes but can also have delay effects. They have precise dosages which make it easier to control your experience. Tinctures can be mixed with food or drinks to have a more delayed effect. They are usually expensive compared to other cannabis products.

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Topicals

Topicals are cannabis-infused products in form of lotions, balms, creams, sprays, or salves that are to be applied directly on the skin. THC topicals provide localized effect without high to the affected area. CBD topicals are absorbed better by the skin so they deliver more effectively.

CBD-infused topicals that don’t have THC are available in almost every retailer. There are a wide variety of topical products in the market making it easier for you to find one suitable for your needs. Topicals don’t give an intoxicating effect.…

Tips on Vaping Cannabis Concentrates

Tips on Vaping Cannabis Concentrates

Vaping cannabis is considered an alternative to tobacco smoking. Vaping doesn’t rely fully on combustion which is bad for your health. It is a safer method of cannabis consumption because it turns liquid into vapor using heat. There are different gears for vaporizing the concentrates. Here are some tips on vaping cannabis concentrates:

Get the Right Dosage

cannabis vapingGetting the right dosage is important for you to accomplish your purpose of use. A high dosage of THC will get you too high. A little dosage of CBD will not serve the intended purpose. Start by using the common cannabis measurement before adjusting to your liking later.

The measurement of cannabis will depend on the difference in your brain, metabolism, and circulatory system. Use the dosage you are comfortable with and do not overuse. For a beginner, you can record down some variables such as weight, what you ate before vaping, how you felt afterward and the amount of dosage you took. This will help you find a suitable measurement for you.

Vaping Device

There are plenty of vaping devices to choose from. There are those that are portable and tabletop units. A tabletop unit is good if you are enjoying yourself with your friends and do not intend to go anywhere. Disposable vape pens are used one time and pre-filled with the concentrate of your choice. When the liquid runs out in the pen, you have to get rid of it. Disposable pens are not largely used because they’re not economical.

The pre-filled cartridges make the vaping process simple. The cartridge may be 0.5ml or 1ml containing THC, CBD, or a combination of both. Refillable vaporizers are more complex but give flexibility. They consist of a battery attached to a tank with an internal coil. You fill the chamber by removing the tanker from the battery and opening it.

Get the Right Cannabis

If you are planning to use a bud, get a specific vape device that will handle the dry bud. Most devices burn the bud at high temperatures. The concentrates include; wax, shatter, and oil. They are usually stronger than the dry bud. You are only required to use a little because of the effects.

Wax is the most common and cheapest vaping concentrate. It is soft and the weakest of all concentrates. Shatter has the highest potency. It is consists of glass and can easily break. Tinctures are used to make vape juice but you need to find a device that can handle it.

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Conduction and Convection Vaporizers

Conduction and convection are the two processes involved in vaporization. Convection is the best method to use. It atomizes the use of hot air to heat up the cannabis concentrates hence there is no scorching. Most vaping devices offer a great convection experience. The best devices offer both although they are a bit expensive.…