By now, most of us have come to understand that washing our hands is the most important way to stay safe from COVID-19. But why is this simple mix of soap and water so impactful? Here we answer a few basic questions and provide important explanations on hand health- as well as an easy recipe for sanitizer that you can make at home!
Coronavirus has seemed to impact nearly every part of our lives – our kids are home from school, many of us have had to start working from home, and our recreational and social outlets have been put on hold. These changes are keeping us inside and as we are forced to adapt to a completely new way of life for the foreseeable future. This uncertainty can be unsettling to say the least, and many of us are experiencing increased fear, anxiety and sleep deprivation, all of which have the power to compromise our immune systems.
While Flourish + Live Well unfortunately cannot provide a miraculous cure-all for this situation, we do have several products that can ease the secondary effects of this global pandemic and offer some relief in these strange times. Here are some of the ways in which CBD can offer anxiety relief, sleep aid, and boost immune response:
In celebration of International Women’s Day this past weekend, Flourish + Live Well is featuring two of our incredible women-owned brands and partners that are making big strides in the CBD industry. Founded by inspirational trail-blazing women, we are proud to support these companies and their product.
You may think that CBD products are a “new” thing. Not so! Hemp has been grown and used in America since the beginning. In fact, George Washington, our first President, was a big fan! Hemp has always been important in the American economy and way of life. Today’s CBD products take history and patriotic traditions to a new level of effective healing and elevated holistic health.
How does CBD oil work?
The effect on our body is really very easy to explain. Humans have an endocannabinoid system (ECS) and many other receptors. This system affects the time and intensity of pain, the effectiveness of the immune system or the depth and relaxation of sleep.