Contemporary science confirms what so many traditional cultures throughout the world already knew: that hemp is a remarkably safe and effective herbal remedy. The development of CBD hemp cultivars allows those who wish to access the beneficial properties of this plant to do so without experiencing a psycho-active "high".
In the late 1980's, groundbreaking research funded by the US government, at the St. Louis School of Medicine, found receptors in our brains, throughout our immune systems and just below the surface of our skin that are very sensitive to compounds in cannabis sativa. Receptors in the brain and body were dubbed CB1 and CB2 (cannabinoid) receptors. They are part of an internal system (endocannabinoid system), that decreases inflammation, allowing cells throughout the body to "rest" and return too normal, healthy functioning.
Lost Arts Apothecary topicals contain blends of wild crafted herbs such as arnica, white willow bark, calendula, and lavender, in a medium of whole virgin oils. They communicate directly with the body's highly attuned endocannabinoid system. And they offer an alternative to prescriptions and OTC (over-the-counter) pharmaceuticals in many cases.
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Lost Art Apothecary products offer quick relief with no negative side effects. They can be a good choice if you have apprehensions about consuming conventional pharmaceuticals.
Our topicals should be in every first aid kit, backpack, purse, and gym bag. They only require a small amount to be effective and can be used as often as needed with no ill effects.
Our topicals are truly artisan created, and made only in small batches. They are carefully compounded topical creams, and liniment infused with tiny amounts of non-psychoactive CBD hemp oil. These topical treatments are absorbed quickly and easily through the skin.
The cannabinoids in the hemp oil "click" into highly attuned receptors, allowing for faster and more complete assimilation of the formula's other healthful ingredients.
"Synergy: the interaction or cooperation of two or more substances to produce a combined effect greater than the sum of their separate effects."
While hemp has its own amazing healing properties, it also boosts the healing properties of other traditional therapeutic herbs and oils synergistically. When the body's CB receptors are stimulated they open to allow the other beneficial ingredients access to be much more effective.
P.S. Pets have CB receptors in their bodies too! Use an eye dropper to apply liniment to arthritic joints and skin disorders.
Lost Art Apothecary
Our mission at Lost Art Apothecary is to normalize the use of CBD hemp as part of a holistic approach to your beauty and remedy regime. We believe everyone should have the opportunity to access the health promoting powers of nature and benefit from their nutrients. We strive to always use the highest quality ingredients in the industry – organic whenever possible – to create topicals that truly are food for the skin, your largest organ. At the basis of every Lost Art Apothecary formula are food-grade extra virgin oils, organic and wild crafted traditional therapeutic herbs, vitamins and whole nutrients.