Does CBD Make Your Eyes Red? Learn why and how to reduce the effects of CBD on your eyes
Cannabinoids interact with your body and brain through your endocannabinoid system (ECS). Most cannabinoids, like THC, work directly with the cannabinoid receptors in this system, but CBD works a little differently.
Instead of working directly with these cannabinoid receptors, CBD stimulates the endocannabinoid system to produce its own cannabinoids and slows down the breakdown of these cannabinoids by inhibiting the Fatty acid amide hydrolase (FAAH) enzymes in your body.
CBD also works on 60 different molecular pathways that can affect:
immune systemSerotonin receptorsAnd more.
Many people regularly use CBD for anxiety, nausea, and pain relief because it is a compound that provides comfort without making you feel “high”.
CBD users can experience side effects like …
Dry mouthReduced appetiteTiredness and drowsinessSour stomachAnd more
… but does CBD make your eyes red? Read on to find out.