Frequently asked questions
Please have a look through and see the most asked questions. If you have additional questions do not hesitate to contact us.

What is CBD?
CBD / cannabidiol is a cannabinoid extracted from the industrial hemp plant. There are 113 known cannabinoids within the cannabis plant, CBD being one of the most dominant. CBD is completely non-psycho active.

What is "The Endocannabinoid System"?
Every single human on this earth shares what has recently been discovered as The Endocannabinoid System. By introducing phytocannabinoids (CBD) to the body's system, the body's CB1 and CB2 receptors can help to re-balance and bring back homeostasis within the body.

I’ve taken CBD but I don’t think it works? Read here

How will it benefit me?
As CBD is currently classified as a food supplement, we can not make any medical claims, although clinical trials have already begun around the world. However, we can share our knowledge, feedback and experience with the product.

Is it dangerous?
No. CBD is not dangerous and you can't overdose. The World Health Organisation (WHO) has stated CBD is fit for human consumption.

Are there any side-effects?
For some consumers CBD can cause some side-effects such as:

· Dry Mouth

· Drowsiness and fatigue

· Changes in Appetite

· Changes in Mood

· Nausea

Do not exceed suggested use and Keep out of reach of children

Do not take if pregnant or lactating

CBD should not be used as a substitute for a balanced diet and healthy lifestyle

Consult a medical professional if concerned with potential interactions with existing medications or if you are thinking of utilising CBD to treat an existing condition

This product is sold as a supplement only and is not intended to treat, diagnose, cure or prevent any disease

Is CBD legal?
Yes. CBD is legal in the UK as it is in many other countries. Comparable to hemp seeds or hemp oil, they are all fully UK legal. If you consider to travel with CBD we strongly advice you to research the country you are travelling to and vía as each country have their own regulations.

Should I take CBD if I am pregnant or breastfeeding?
As there has been no official clinical trials made on this, we advise not to take unless you have firstly consulted your GP or Doctor.

Should/can I take CBD if I feel perfectly fine?
Yes, you can take CBD as a food supplement for general day to day well being. A preventative measure one might say. Comparable to taking vitamins and minerals as a daily supplement.

Why should I buy from the Hemp Botanist?

Our goal is to improve quality of life with nature's wisdom. We truly believe CBD is a gift from mother nature and we are proud to be part of this revolutionary journey in time.

Our CBD Oils....

• Contains only natural ingredients
• Organic (subject to individual products)
• Vegan friendly (subject to individual products)
• Lab tested
• Child safety bottles
• Non GMO ingredients
• No preservatives
• No artificial colours or aromas
• Not tested on animals
• Supercritical CO2 fluid extraction
• Made in UK

Our values:


Second to none, our raw product comes from the best hemp farms across Europe and the US.


We are motivated by the sustainability of the Hemp crop and its benefits to the ecosystem along with its vast array of biodegradable material uses.


  • Education and understanding
  • Improving quality of life
  • Transparency and honesty

Which CBD product is best for me?
The Oil Drops are the best product for most people to start out with. We advise you to try different types of products to see what benefits you the most as everyone is different.

Will CBD get me "high"?

No. CBD is non-psychoactive.

Milliliters, Milligrams and strength - what does it mean?
Milliliters are the size of your bottle.
Milligrams is the amount of CBD in the bottle.
Strength is the % of the CBD milligrams in relation to the milliliters in the bottle.
5% is a low strength. 10% is medium strength and 20% + is strong.

If you have further questions, please do not hesitate to contact us.

With love,

The Hemp Botanist

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