Boasting ‘pharmaceutically elegant transdermal creams that use CBD to reduce pain and inflammation’, Myaderm has zeroed in on the topical segment of the industry with an intriguing line for people and their pets. While the company has a litany of positive testimonials and media spotlight features among the likes of PBS and CNN, we need to see a bit more disclosure from them in certain areas. Questions as to their source material and extraction method need immediate attention for us to award them a higher ranking.
Blue Sky Biologicals is producing serious volume on a global scale. With jaw-droppingly extensive and efficient production facilities in China, they are procuring top-notch CBD for individuals and brands all over the world. From humble beginnings in the kitchen of a wellness expert, Blue Sky Biologicals has grown through their commitment to basic tenants: conscious impact, organic promise, interconnectedness, and restoration. While we are disappointed in their lack of posted test results, they are nevertheless a brand worth checking out.
Married couple Gerry and Dolores experienced multiple natural benefits by incorporating CBD into their daily health regimen. This inspired them to take their passion to the people, and MedJoy was born. MedJoy offers premium full spectrum and isolate CBD oil products for humans and pets, plus a bulk buying program for retailers. They are off to a great start but could improve their reputation by way of testing disclosure, and in time, may be considered for more merit badges.
The proof is in the SAUC! Pronounced “sauce”, here is a company that has a singular focus: they do one thing and they do it well. By centering all their efforts on the vape market, SAUC delivers an elite product line featuring a blend of CBD isolate with organic terpenes that tastes great and contains no traceable amounts of THC. Their price point is noticeably affordable, and from what we can tell, they don’t sacrifice any product integrity. Relentless research and ardent transparency are the cornerstones of their practices, and we like what we see.
The term ‘Sunday scaries’ has been around for a few years now, used mostly among partying young people. It describes the anxiousness faced by those who partied too hard, spent too much over the weekend, and are mentally and physically feeling the effects. It’s somewhat of a cultural phenomenon of specified anxiety, and a CBD company aptly named Sunday Scaries has the antidote!
The subscription box industry has exploded since 2011 when some of the now heavy-hitters came on the scene. And it’s easy to see why. Who doesn’t want a box of mini-surprises at their doorstep every month? HempleBox curates personalized boxes featuring a variety of CBD brands, including their proprietary CBD e-liquid, delivered to the cannabis enthusiasts every month. We genuinely like the premise, but a closer look at HempleBox’s featured CBD products makes us hesitant to join the party.
The Restorative Botanicals product line in a nutshell fulfills three requirements: calming, nutritious, and delicious. This Colorado company has been on the CBD scene since 2015, creating unique formulations by combining full spectrum hemp oil with other nutritious oils for a potent anti-inflammatory effect. We applaud Restorative Botanicals for sourcing powerful, clean ingredients uncommon in the industry and for using high-quality ingredients in general, but they fall a bit short of our standards when it comes to laboratory testing.
Level up! That’s what’s happening with Thoughtcloud, a sophisticated innovator with products that dominate. We’re talking ozonated molecules, high concentrations of lesser-known, powerhouse cannabinoids, and prime healing ingredients wielded by holistic experts. Any discerning consumer in the holistic space will recognize this brand’s superiority. They fall just short of a five-star rating by failing to post online test results, but other than that, Thoughtcloud earns high marks from us as a trustworthy and charitable organization.
We can’t say enough good things about Buddha Teas. Everything about this company screams sustainability, from their honestly organic ingredients to the environmentally-friendly coating on their packaging. And they’re doing something no one else is, at least in America. The CBD in their tea is water soluble, optimizing bioavailability and creating a wonderful experience for tea drinkers everywhere. We were incredibly close to awarding them a five-star rating, but we need to see lab results from their CBD to make that happen.
HealthSmart CBD focuses on natural solutions for optimal wellness, and they do so by procuring remarkable products with transparency and passion. Additionally, the company seems genuinely committed to educating its customers with a wealth of organized information and links to published studies on their website, all without making any lofty (not to mention unethical) claims. Organic ingredients and online independent test results for each SKU reinforce a responsibility to safety and quality that we always love to see.