Kourtney Kardashian is following the foot steps of her sisters Kim and Kylie as she is now also stepping into entrepreneurship. The difference she is making is in bringing out a CBD product as her theme for the cannabis business.
As a start, she is on to launching her very own cannabis face serum that includes natural ingredients. The celebrity with three kids will be launching a HORA and Poosh cannabis serum with hyaluronic acid and a derma curler. She will be using her Poosh website to launch the products coming Thursday.
Kourtney guarantees that the serum with its active ingredients is highly potent and effective for the skin. It will clear out your pores, providing you with a cleaner and smoother skin.
The Kardashian posted on Instagram that she had infused hyaluronic acid that is also naturally present in the skin. The substance along with the cannabis helps in clearing out pores in the skin. The celeb has been using the natural ingredients for a year. Consequently, she has observed significant signs of improvement in her skin. The acid tends to minimize the pores and even out the tone and texture of the skin.
She has combined the ingredients in an intensive formulation to amplify its effects on the skin. Moreover, with the help of the derma roller, the ingredients sink in better within the skin.
The overall combination of the serum and the roller speeds up the transformation process.
Other brands including CBD in their skin products
Not only the Kardashian sister has lauded about the magnificent effects of cannabis on skin, but other beauty industries have also equally complimented it if not more. Brands like Kiehl’s and NYX have been using CBD in their skin care products that claims to have anti-inflammatory properties.
With these properties, there can be a good cure for skin problems such as eczema, skin irritation and acne. The CBD is an active ingredient in cannabis plant. Due to its chemical composition, it has many anti-inflammatory characteristics essential for skin.
The CBD compound, unlike the THC in cannabis, has no toxic effects on the physiological stability of an individual consuming it. With the awareness of the numerous benefits of cannabis, consumers are now using it for other sources. Topical applications of the active ingredient of the cannabis plant has become immensely popular in north America and China.
Just recently, CBD has enjoyed quite the limelight all over the world due to its profound and purposeful efficiency in solving a number of problems. We cannot ignore the reduction of problematic diagnoses of different conditions from the use of medical cannabis. The cannabis for skin care holds no exception with its amazing properties.
How much does it cost?
The serum coming from the newly business celeb gal costs a total of fifty dollars with the Derma Curler of twenty-six dollars. Kourtney has also admitted doing medication before this, just like her other sisters.
With more celebs indulging themselves into cannabis business, the emerging industry is surely to enjoy some limelight over a multitude of years.
Wastewater of These Urban Centers Are Telling About Drugs
A pilot study examined wastewater in Canada’s five main urban centers. The research suggests that the drug usage depends on the city from which the corresponding wastewater is coming.
For instance, an analysis via Statistics Canada depicted that levels of cannabis are much on the rise in Montreal and Halifax. These rates are much more than observed in Edmonton, Toronto and Vancouver.
However, the research analysis from last week showed meth levels to be considerably more in Toronto and Edmonton. Furthermore, Halifax showed significantly lower amount of meth levels in the wastewater. The overall difference was six times to that of the rates scientists observed from Toronto’s wastewater.
Moreover, cocaine consumption was apparently equal in all the cities that were under observation. This averaged to 340 grams per million in 7 days.
Montreal and Halifax wastewater contained the highest amounts of cannabis waste products and lowest amount of meth. This suggests that different major urban centers might also have different drug usage patterns and policies.
How did Statistics Canada conduct the study?
For the results, the organization collected samples of some wastewater coming from treatment plants. These treatment plants belonged to five different cities that tested for certain traces of substances between the spring of last year to February 2019.
Scientists took the samples every half hour daily for seven days. Furthermore, they used the data to estimate the monthly consumption and levels of the traces.
Statistics Canada showed that the test localities in integration served 8.4 million citizens, which makes a fifth of the total population in Canada.
For cannabis, scientists analysed the compound with the name THC-COOH. This is a tetra hydrocannabidiol acetate that is a waste product from the metabolism of cannabis. The samples from the wastewater showed that this compound had higher levels in Montreal and Halifax in comparison to the other three cities. Additionally, the range was 2.5 to 3.8 times elevated.
Moreover, it also suggested that consumption varied on the season. Most of the spikes are in December, June and May.
The aims behind the pilot study
Statistics Canada showed that the aim of the pilot study was to analyse the efficacy of the drug testing idea through anonymous measures. This also pointed to the popularity of the drugs in different cities.
The study analysed the difference in the minimal drug levels between the cities. Furthermore, it suggested that the levels cannot solely determine the consumption rate of the specific drugs. There is a need to include other important external factors as well. These include potency of the drug and the sewer condition that could influence the levels.
For instance, with more popularity of cannabis edibles in one city than the other, the excretion rates would vary. This is because excretion rates of smoked cannabis and the edibles are different from each other.
However, the report analysed that the influence of these differences in the rates might be inconsiderable. Furthermore, drug consumption differences was the most potent factor in the game.
Furthermore, there is a need for more research to improve the accuracy of these drug testing techniques. This will ensure better treatment methods.
Celebrities Who Own Cannabis Brands
Now that cannabis is getting legal very swiftly across various states of the world, more and more people are making their way in its trading. The cannabis business is getting popular with every passing day.
Greater amounts of individuals are willing to invest in this as CBD products are yielding much higher profit margins. Hence there is no surprise a great number of people from different professions especially entertainment and sports are making an effort to get into action in this field.
The following are some celebrities with their cannabis/CBD extracted brands.
Willie Nelson hails from America. He is a musician, producer and, poet as well. Nelson is regarded as one of the most acknowledged American musicians because of the success of his album Shotgun Willie and Red Headed Stranger. He has acted in many movies and also wrote many books.
Willie Nelson is a strong supporter of cannabis legalization and also he owns a brand by the name “Willie’s Reserve”. This store sells actual cannabis, hard edibles and also CBC extracted chocolates.
Whoopi Goldberg is a comedian and author from America. She has won many awards including an Academy Award, a Tony Award, an Emmy Award and, a Grammy Award. For acting, she is one of the few black women who have won an Academy Award.
In 2008, Whoopi Goldberg and Maya Elizabeth initiated their cannabis venture by the name “Whoopi & Maya”. This company sells the products of bath, body balms, edibles and tinctures.
After playing for nine years in NFL, Robert Gronkowski took retirement from professional sports this year in March. He has set many records including Three Super Bowl wins.
Gronkowski has partnered with Abacus Health and initiated his new business of making pain treatment products by using CBD extracted products. Its name is CBDMedic.
Robert Gronkowski’s performance was declining in his last days of playing and he was very much disturbed. He tried his best to overcome his weaknesses and improve the game but all in vain. Eventually, he decided to part ways with the NFL. As a recovery, Gronkowski initiated a new venture. He wants the NFL should lift their restriction on CBD to assist players in pain treatment.
Bob Marley was a singer and writer from Jamaica. He was one of the founders of reggae and also one of the reasons for Jamaican music popularity across the world. For many years, he remained a global figure in the world.
His brand “Marley Natural” sells legal herbs and also high-end pipes and containers for storage.
Melissa is a singer and guitarist hailing from America. She got famous after the release of her first album Melissa Etheridge in 1988. Melissa has won two Grammy Awards in her career.
Melissa was diagnosed with cancer in 2004 and hence went through chemotherapy. She used medical cannabis in her battle with breast cancer. Since then, she collaborated with Greenway Compassionate Relief and manufactured her wine known as “Greenway wine”.
Ivan Moody is an actor and also a vocalist of American band Five Finger Death Punch. He has recently started his new venture related to cannabis. His company “Moody’s Medicinals” sells CBD sprays for throats and also CBD extracted water.
What’s the Deal with Cannabis in New Mexico?
New Mexico has become the 24th state of being allowing the decriminalization of cannabis. The governor is looking for more and arranging a group of working members that will be focusing on legalizing cannabis next year.
Decriminalization in the state of New Mexico happened this year recently. The governor had signed a petition for legalizing it in April 2019.
There is still a fine of fifty US dollars on possessing cannabis in New Mexico
Before the new law, the state considered the possession of the substance as a criminal offense. Now, the residents of the state can possess cannabis for up to half an ounce. The individual will not be subjected to punishment in the form of jail. However, there is a fine of $50.
In addition to cannabis decriminalization, the police have also decreased the punishment for possessing paraphernalia. Same things are being expected from the state of Hawaii. The governor there gave a statement last week that he would not use his veto for a decriminalization bill in the state. The bill will offer no punishment for people possessing cannabis of three or fewer grams.
The advocates have applauded the reformative notion. However, there is also a disappointment from their side. According to them, it was a thing of disappointment that New Mexico state could not move towards legalization of the substance.
Governor held a campaign on that issue too. During the last week, she declared making a group of working members. These members will have to study and observe legal cannabis campaigns and program in other states of the United States. This way, there will be further recommendations on how to approach the full legalization of cannabis next year.
New York faced a similar situation
New Mexico is not the only state to have faced this issue. Moreover, New York also joins the league as it has also encountered this situation in the past few months. Legislative bodies have badly failed at compromising on a legalizing bill even after many months of table talks.
The legislative authorities, however, passed another legislation. This legislation expanded the decriminalization policy of the state. According to it, if a person possesses cannabis of two or fewer ounces, he will have to pay a fine of 200 USD.
Illinois status on the cannabis legalization in comparison to New Mexico
Illinois became the 11th US state to have legalized cannabis for adult use in June this year. The governor signed an extensive bill that will be offering mass expungement and program establishment. It will be for assisting people from communities that have faced discrimination in regards to the prohibition of the product.
The law will be actionable from January 1, 2020. At the same time, representatives from the Texas House also approved a decriminalization bill in April 2019. However, the Senate did not approve of it.
Chances are, cannabis will be getting full legalization if this practice also continues in different states. The process of decriminalization is not fully beneficial for the people. However, it gives them a ray of h
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