What are Terpenes?Terpenes are fragrant oils that are found in many fruits, herbs and plants. Do you love the smell of Lavender? Then that smell is a terpene. There are over 200 terpenes in Cannabis. They are often grouped in either minor or major categories due to their volume within Cannabis. Terpenes bind to receptors in our brains, tissues and cells in our body and enhance numerous effects. These receptors are part of what is called the endocannabinoid system. The endocannabinoid system helps regulate bodily functions which includes sleep, anxiety, cognition and appetite. Terpenes helps provide relief to help us deal with abnormal functions.
Here are six Common Terpenes