Frequently Asked Questions

Below we have compiled a collection of frequently asked questions to
assist you in choosing which CBD oil products are right for you.


  • How does CBD Work?

    CBD first interacts with your body’s endocannabinoid system, this is a group of millions of cannabinoid receptors found all through your body, they are mainly clustered in the brain and central nervous system. CBD is a phytocannabinoid and a plant-based cannabinoid, did you know that your body naturally produces cannabinoids? They are known as endocannabinoids. Just about every one of your organs contains cannabinoid receptors. The endocannabinoid system has 4 main purposes including:

    • neuroprotection
    • stress relief
    • immune response
    • regulating the body’s general state of balance including appetite, sleep, mood, and pain

    Opposite to THC, CBD does not influence your 2 classical cannabinoid receptors CB1 and CB2. For that reason, CBD does not have any psychoactive effect. Rather, CBD inhibits the enzymes that break down endocannabinoids, promoting an increase in your body’s naturally-produced cannabinoids. For the nerds: CBD’s molecular formula is C21H30O2 Molecular mass is 314.4636

  • Are Hemp Life CBD products Legal?

    Hemp oil and other hemp products are considered to be food-based by the MHRA. As such, there are no restrictions on the production, sale and consumption of hemp oil in the UK. Hemp oil is legal in over 40 different countries and the number of hemp oil consumers is constantly on the rise with more and more studies showing the benefits of hemp oil.

  • What are the Health Benefits of CBD Oil and other CBD Products?

    In accordance with the strict laws and regulations concerning CBD, we cannot make health claims regarding our dietary supplements that contain CBD. We can only recommend our products for general wellness. Please consult with your doctor before using any dietary supplement including Hemp extract and CBD supplements.

  • Will it cure my illness?

    Our products are food supplements – we cannot make any substantiated medicinal claims with regards to CBD. We ask that each person conducts their own research in correlation to their illness or infirmity. One good online resource is

  • Are Hemp Life products addictive?

    There are many studies out there and none of them proves CBD to be addictive in any way, nor harmful to the human body in long-term use even in high doses, it is recommended to not exceed 200mg in a day.

  • Will CBD get me “high”?

    CBD is non-psychoactive.

  • What is the difference between the CBD Hemp Plant Extract and standard Hemp Seed Oil?

    Standard hemp seed oil is something you can buy cheap and is very different from our full spectrum hemp plant extracts (not from seed). Standard hemp seed oil is manufactured by cold pressing the seeds, however, our hemp plant CBD extract is a full plant extraction with a lot of goodness not typically found in the seeds. Hemp seed oil is considered to be nutritional but it doesn’t have the naturally occurring terpenes, cannabinoids and other goodies that our extracts do have.

  • Is Hemp Life CBD Oil good for animals?

    The VMD do not allow CBD sales for animals. Please do your own independent research on the benefits, CBD Oil FAQ and the endocannabinoid system in mammals.

  • Can I consume CBD whilst pregnant?

    We ask that you consult your own doctor about the benefits of CBD and any CBD Oil FAQ during pregnancy.

  • Will I fail a drug test if I take Hemp Life CBD Products?

    Hemp Life products will not cause you to fail a drugs test, only in the most extreme cases will it show up on a standards drug tests after consuming over the daily recommended amount. You will be fine to work on site, operate heavy machinery and continue your standard practices whilst consuming our products. More info can be found in this article.

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