Cannabis resin

Everything to Know About CBD Resin

What is CBD resin?

CBD resin is one of the most popular cannabidiol-derived products among consumers. It is a hemp concentrate that provides immediate relaxation due to its high concentration of cannabinoids and terpenes.

It can have different appearances and textures depending on the variety of hemp from which it is made. It can be golden or brownish, and its texture can be sticky or sandy.

How to make CBD resin?

CBD resin is obtained by separating cannabinoids and terpenes from the hemp plant. Once this extraction is done, you get CBD pollen, also known as Skuff or Kief. This pollen becomes a resin or hash after being mechanically compressed either hot or cold.

This compression allows for the fusion of trichomes (the hair-like structures present on the flowers and leaves of hemp containing most of the cannabinoids and terpenes) to obtain this resinous texture with intense effects and flavors.

CBD pollen and resin are very similar in terms of production, effects, and flavors. The only difference is the texture, with CBD pollen being more crumbly than resin.

What are the effects of CBD resin?

The potential benefits of CBD hashish are similar to those of other CBD-based products. CBD acts on the brain’s endocannabinoid system, which can have several health advantages.

Although the effects may vary depending on individual sensitivity and dosage, the potential benefits of CBD include: anti-inflammatory effects that can help alleviate inflammatory pain, anxiolytic (anxiety-reducing), anti-stress, antioxidant, and anti-arthritic properties. CBD resin can also relieve nausea and vomiting. CBD, the molecule present in CBD hashish, is a psychoactive compound but is not a psychoactive molecule like THC. This means that CBD is a molecule that does not have addictive effects or cognitive impairments like cannabis.

How to consume CBD resin?

Several consumption methods for CBD resin are available to you, depending on your preferences and options. Our shop, Le Point Chanvre, invites you to consider the following options to consume it and fully enjoy the active effects of cannabidiol, cannabigerol, and other beneficial cannabinoids for your body. As an option, you can:

  1. Infuse the resin for at least 10 minutes with a fatty substance such as oil, butter, milk, or another fat, to create an infusion or essential oil, a body treatment, a balm, or a cream.

  2. Cook it in your savory or sweet dishes, making sure to decarboxylate the resin in the oven beforehand.

  3. Vaporize the resin at temperatures exceeding 170 degrees Celsius.

Moroccan CBD resin

Rich in aromas and full of charm, our wonderful Moroccan CBD pollen contains 25% cannabidiol. Extracted from a variety of hemp flowers growing on exceptionally fertile lands, it delights with its sweet and subtle fragrance.

Highly harmonious and balanced, it dispels stress and anxiety, helping you regain serenity. It will also assist you in better concentration, becoming more productive in whatever you do. Its main therapeutic effects include regulating the general homeostasis of your body and restoring a good balance on all levels.

CBD resin is typically sticky to the touch, it cracks when you cut it, and it has a greenish color that shifts towards gray/purple as it begins to dry.

  • Hashish, also known as cannabis resin, is a derivative product of the hemp plant. More precisely, hashish is derived from the flowers of the female plant.

  • It's worth noting that the world's largest producer of hashish is Morocco, with over $12 billion in sales. They mainly use hydraulic presses that produce the dark plates called hashish. In Afghanistan, on the other hand, 'garda' is pressed by hand.

The effects of CBD hemp are quite diverse. CBD hemp is known to have an impact on various mechanisms, and CBD resin is considered for relief from:

  1. Stress
  2. Anxiety
  3. Pain
  4. Inflammation

CBD pollen or CBD resin is highly concentrated in cannabidiol. According to user reviews, consuming resin has relaxing, soothing, and analgesic effects. It induces a sense of well-being and helps improve sleep quality by promoting quick falling asleep.