Pertaining to something, usually medication, applied to a surface on or in the body, rather than taken internallyor injected. Examples of topical applications are skin ointments or creams, eye and ear drops or ointments and vaginalpessaries.
I've been making a version of this for several years now. I've added infused oil (usually a mix of olive and coconut) with essential oils and also used the mash left over from making the infused oil. If you use the mash, you will need a muslim bag to put the salts in so that the cannabis...
The endocannabinoid system of the skin in health and disease: novel perspectives and therapeutic opportunities
Tamás Bíró,1 Balázs I. Tóth,1 György Haskó,2 Ralf Paus,3,4 and Pál Pacher5
Published online 2009 Jul 14
The newly discovered endocannabinoid system (ECS; comprising the...
DRUG TESTING 101
By HIGH TIMES May 24, 2017
PHOTO BY GETTY IMAGES
UPDATE 2017: HIGH TIMES has updated the intro of our Drug Testing 101 guide with the five most important things to know if you have to pass a drug test. But don’t worry! The rest of the old manual is still here—just keep...
ST. LOUIS (KMOX) – Emergency room doctors at a local hospital are using a rather unique method to treat a common marijuana related illness.
This illness, known as Cannabinoid hyperemesis syndrome...
How to Store Cannabis Infused Products
Here’s a fun fact for you: a properly made, well stored cannabis tincture has a practically indefinite shelf life. If left undisturbed in an ideal environment, a tincture can last years with little to no degradation whatsoever. On the other hand, even the...
This seems like a pretty fool proof method for making infused coconut oil on the stove.
Making Cannabis Coconut Oil
The first step in making this medicine is the process of decarboxylation—the chemistry term for heating marijuana to release its THC.
Preparing The Cannabis
Heating up your...
Rectal Marijuana Is More Effective Than Smoking Joints
VANCOUVER - Not all medicinal marijuana is created equal. That's what some experts are saying as they warn about the health risks and curtailed effectiveness associated with smoking medicine.
As medical pot becomes increasingly mainstream...
I make a wonderful pain salve out of infused cannabis oil. Thought I would share.... :biggrin:
I start by infusing oil; usually a mixture of coconut oil and olive oil. Other oils can be used (i.e. rice bran oil, etc.)
I use about 2 oz. of trim for this infusion. No decarb. I use the...