Frequently Asked Questions

1What is CBD oil?
Cannabidiol is one of many cannabinoids found in hemp plants. More and more studies are showing that the properties of CBD oil, when administered properly, can have many health benefits, including relief from a variety of ailments. CBD is believed to affect the entire body through the endocannabinoid system.
2What is full spectrum hemp extract oil?
Our full spectrum is made from hemp extract that includes a wide range of cannabinoids from the hemp plant plus essential vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, chlorophyll, terpenes, and flavonoids. Contains less than 0.2% THC
3What is plain hemp oil?
Hemp oil is typically extracted straight from the seeds of the hemp plant.
4What are the differences between plain hemp oil, CBD isolate, and full spectrum?
Plain hemp oil contains no cannabinoids, and CBD Isolate contains just the compound cannabidiol. Full spectrum contains cannabidiol and smaller amounts of other cannabinoids plus essential vitamins, minerals, fatty acids, chlorophyll, terpenes, flavonoids, and less than 0.2% THC.
5What are cannabinoids?
A cannabinoid is a group of related chemical compounds that communicate with receptors in cells to trigger the release of neurotransmitters in the brain.
6What is the endocannabinoid system?
The endocannabinoid system is the human body’s biochemical communication system that plays an important role in regulating the physiology and everyday mood of people. As chemical compounds, cannabinoids communicate with various receptors within this system.
7What is the difference between hemp and marijuana?
Hemp (Cannabis Sativa) and marijuana (Cannabis Indica) are two different varieties of cannabis plants. Cannabidiol is found in both plants, but the major difference is that hemp contains virtually no THC (tetrahydrocannabinol), which is the ingredient in marijuana that produces the high.
8Is CBD legal in my state?
CBD from hemp is legal, and we ship to all 50 states. State laws are subject to change and it is ultimately the user’s responsibility to comply with local law.
9Do I need a prescription to purchase CBD products?
CBD products derived from the hemp plant do not require a prescription and can be legally purchased by individuals over 18 and shipped to all 50 states.
10Will I get high from Nearing Nirvana CBD products?
Our CBD is extracted from the hemp plant, and therefore contains no marijuana and virtually zero levels of THC. Part of the benefit of using CBD is its relaxing effects, but it will not get you high.
11Will Nearing Nirvana CBD oils cause me to fail a drug test?
CBD isolate contains virtually no THC, so it is the best option to help prevent giving a false positive on a sensitive test. In rare cases, full spectrum extract might give a positive reading, therefore licensed professionals or anyone requiring testing should always choose the Isolate.
12What are the potential side effects of CBD in humans?
The most common side effects reported from using CBD are drowsiness, changes in appetite, and diarrhea. Consult your doctor to ensure you can use CBD along with any medications you are currently taking.
13How do I use the dropper included with my CBD oil?
Shake well and squeeze the bulb to fill. Each dropper is marked for measurement, and one full dropper equals one milliliter of CBD oil. Milligram per milliliter (one full dropper) is marked on the front of the bottle.
14How should my CBD products be stored?
We recommend storing your CBD products in a cool, dry place, such as your pantry. Always shake before using.
15When does CBD oil expire?
When stored properly, CBD can last anywhere from 14-24 months.
16What are the recommended dosages for CBD for pets?
Just like with humans, the recommended doses for CBD vary by body weight and ailment. Most starting doses can be calculated by multiplying 0.25 milligrams by your pet’s body weight.
17What are the potential side effects for CBD in pets?
The most common potential side effects for CBD in pets are drowsiness, dry mouth, and lowered blood pressure.
18Are Nearing Nirvana products all natural?
Our CBD is extracted using a CO2 process, with as little chemical manipulation as possible. We never use ethanol or other solvents for extraction. All of our hemp is grown and processed in the USA, which ensures dependable quality from a verified source. Our CBD is combined with MCT (coconut) oil and organic peppermint oil if flavored. There are no additional binders or preservatives added. Our Superfoods are all certified organic and fully tested. Most are produced here in the USA unless they come from a specific indigenous region. For example, our spirulina is produced here in the USA under strict quality controls, while our Maca powder comes from an organic farm in the Andes of Peru.
19What is a Superfood?
Superfoods are nutritionally dense foods and supplements that contain a variety of nutrients that are beneficial to your body’s holistic health and wellness.
20How should my Superfoods be stored?
Most Superfoods should be stored in a cool, dry location to maximize freshness and longevity.
21How long will my order take to process and ship?
Orders placed before 1:00 PM EST will typically be shipped the same day, and all other orders will be shipped the next business day. All orders will ship ground through the continental US with a tracking number. Currently, Nearing Nirvana cannot accept any international orders.
22What is the return policy?
We offer full refunds and exchanges within 15 days of purchase. Unused products must be returned, and customers are responsible for return shipping costs. Return authorizations can be received by emailing accounts@nearingnirvana.com.
23What does it mean to be an affiliate for Nearing Nirvana?
Become a partner with Nearing Nirvana to receive your personalized discount code and enjoy several other perks by working with us to share the benefits of CBD and Superfoods with others.
24How do I become an affiliate for Nearing Nirvana?
To learn more about partnering with Nearing Nirvana, reach out to us today!

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