22/03/2020
CBD for Anxiety

CBD for Anxiety: Everything You Need to Know

Does CBD have the ability to treat the symptoms of anxiety?  That’s the question on everyone’s lips. In this article, we’re going to explore the potential CBD has to treat anxiety. We want to focus on purely scientific data, without making any unfounded claims. Approximately 1 in 4 people in the UK experience a mental health problem each year. In...

02/03/2020
Shopping for CBD UK

5 Simple Tips for Buying CBD in the UK (2020)

There’s a CBD revolution happening across the globe. Due to CBD's wide-ranging potential, people have quickly fallen in love with this cannabis-derived chemical compound. And it isn’t that surprising. Canabidiol (aka CBD) has been gaining a reputation for delivering therapeutic results, and who doesn’t love that? However: When it comes to buying...

31/01/2020
Top 15 CBD Oils in the UK

Best CBD Oil UK | The Top 15 UK CBD Oil Brands (Updated 2020)

CBD is fast becoming the UK’s most popular health trend. The CBD oil market is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. With an estimated 1.3million people now using CBD products on a regular basis. But: Despite it’s real potential for benefiting people’s health, it’s still largely misunderstood by the UK public. From personal...

26/01/2020
Arima CBD UK

Arima CBD: The Arima Story

This is a guest article written by Ray Bohringer, Managing Diorector @ Arima Worldwide Ltd. In 2018 I got two bits of information that ultimately led to the launch of our CBD brand - Arima. The first was from a good friend of mine Geremy Thomas, who advised me that he’d set up a medical cannabis fund called Sativa Investments , and they were...

13/12/2019
holland and Barrett CBD Oil Reviews

Is Holland and Barrett CBD Oil Any Good? [Updated 2020]

CBD Oil in Holland and Barrett. Our Two Pennies Worth. One of the clearest signs that the CBD industry was about to take off was when UK health food giant Holland and Barrett started stocking CBD oil back in January 2018. With Holland and Barrett’s seal of approval, CBD oil's popularity has risen dramatically. Two years later and CBD oil is...

15/11/2019
Don't buy CBD Oil on Amazon

Why Can't You Buy CBD Oil on Amazon UK?

Looking to Buy CBD Oil on Amazon UK? Here's Why You Shouldn't. When a good friend recommended I try CBD oil for my anxiety, the first thing I did was search on Amazon. Rookie mistake. If you've tried to buy CBD oil on Amazon, I think you'll agree: It's REALLY confusing! There's lots of products that look like CBD oil, but instead they're called...

04/10/2019
What is CBD?

Beginners Guide | What Exactly is CBD?

CBD is trending, in fact the data suggests CBD is more popular than Jesus, Kanye West, Taylor Swift and the Beatles right now! The number of people using CBD in the UK is growing at a remarkable rate. A recent comprehensive study of the UK CBD marketplace revealed there are 1.3 million regular CBD users in the UK, with another 6 million people that...

02/10/2019
CBD FAQ

Frequently Asked Questions About CBD

The CBD market in the UK (and globally) has gone from strength-to-strength in recent years. In fact, a study from the Centre for Medicinal Cannabis (CMC) estimated 1.3 million active CBD users in the UK, making it larger than the UK Vitamin C and Vitamin D markets combined. Given it's growth and sudden mass interest, the team here at Handpicked CBD...

25/09/2019
How To Take CBD

Beginners Guide | What's The Best Way To Take CBD?

Ok, so you’ve read up on what CBD is and how it’s made, and now you’re ready to give this hemp-derived natural gift a whirl. But how do you actually take it? There are tinctures, topicals, vapes, edibles, drinks… What’s the best for you? And how much should you take? Don’t worry, we’re here to help. In this article we’ll look at the...