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What is Delta-8 THC?

Delta-8 THC is one of the chemical compounds found in the cannabis plant and hemp plant. It offers a psychotropic effect that is similar to cannabis. Delta-8 THC has effects of euphoria, uplifted mood, calmness, and relaxation. If you're looking for an alternative to cannabis or a stronger effect you will most likely Delta-8 THC.

Difference Between Delta-8 THC and Delta-9 THC?

Like Delta-9 THC, Delta 8 THC when taken causes a psychotropic effect in other words it causes a "high" feeling. However, types of THC are chemically different. Delta 8 THC is known to be less potent than its counterpart but is still effective. The effect is more gradual making it more satisfying to users.

Delta-8 vs CBD

Delta-8 THC has a different effect on the body than CBD. The main difference between Delta-8 THC and CBD is that Delta-8 THC gets you high and CBD does not. Although not proven by health officials, CBD may offer more medical benefits than Delta-8 THC. Both cater to different users. If you're looking to get a high feeling then Delta-8 THC is what your most likely seeking. On the other hand, if your looking for medical benefits without an intoxicating effect then CBD is what you're seeking.

Will Delta-8 THC get you high?

As mentioned, Delta-8 THC will get you the "high" feeling most crave however it is less potent than Delta-9 THC. Meaning that if the same dosage of Delta-8 THC is used with Delta-9 THC it will not feel the same. Delta-9 THC delivers a stronger "high" faster. In many states where Delta-9 THC is illegal many look to Delta-8 THC products to get the same effect.

Is Delta-8 THC Legal?

Delta-8 THC is similar to Delta-9 THC when talking about the effects. Since it's a new category in the space questions about the legality of these products have risen. The short answer is Yes, Delta-8 THC is legal. It is not federally listed as an illegal substance like Delta-9 THC. In fact, The Farm Bill is a law that legalized CBD, hemp, and cannabis-derived products containing less than 0.3 percent Delta-9 THC. Delta-8 products can be derived from hemp or the cannabis plant. Hemp can be extracted legally all over the United States making hemp-derived Delta-8 THC legal. For that reason, the products featured in this collection are derived from hemp.

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