CBD Information Center

  • How CBD Interacts with the Bliss Molecule

    CBD is short for cannabidiol, one of over a hundred compounds called cannabinoids. They were given the name ‘cannabinoid’ because researchers identified the first cannabinoid compounds while trying to understand the properties of cannabis (marijuana and hemp). Research in the 1940s by American o...
  • Why Would A Legacy Company Launch A CBD Lotion?

    Personal Care Stalwart Dives InBy Todd Runestad, New Hope Network ShiKai is a pioneering personal care brand that has produced topicals, creams and lotions for 50 years. With all the risk inherent in the emerging CBD/hemp extract business, why would a legacy company launch a CBD lotion? “We go ...
  • Federal Protections for Industrial Hemp Under the Agricultural Act

    Executive Summary: All the CBD in ShiKai’s products is derived from Kentucky industrial hemp grown as part of a state-run research program created under the 2014 Agricultural Act.  The products contain no THC.  Our products are therefore not in violation of the Controlled Substances Act. Indust...