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Copaiba Essential Oil vs. CBD Oil

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Copaiba Essential Oil vs. CBD Oil

Have you heard the buzz about CBD oil? Cannabidiol, known as CBD oil, is a natural cannabinoid, which means it activates the receptors in your endocannabinoid (EC) system. The EC system helps the body manage physiological responses to different forms of stress. In this recent interview, Dr. Hill and Dr. Osguthorpe discuss how CBD works and compare it to dōTERRA’s Copaiba.

The Neuroprotective Effects of BCP Explained

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The Neuroprotective Effects of BCP Explained

Beta-caryophyllene (BCP) is a sesquiterpene found in Copaiba, Melissa, Ylang Ylang, and Black Pepper essential oils. Previous research has shown that beta-caryophyllene is an agonist of the cannabinoid type 2 receptor (CB2 receptor), meaning that it activates the receptor just as an endogenous signal would. The CB2 receptor has a number of functions both inside and outside of the central nervous system. CB2 receptors are expressed in the hippocampus, which is heavily involved in learning and memory, as well as the ventral tegmental area, which is a major player in neural circuits of pleasure and reward. CB2 receptors are also expressed in immune cells and peripheral nervous system...

CBD and Copaiba Essential Oil Explained

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CBD and Copaiba Essential Oil Explained

CBD oil and Copaiba essential oil are two phytocannabinoids that come from plants. Both can help our bodies better manage a wide range of important health issues. While they share many similarities, they also have important differences too. Find out what you need to know.