For having no intoxicating effects CBD and CBD oil is all the buzz in the UK. So just what is CBD and CBD Oil? CBD is short for cannabidiol. Cannabidiol is one of hundreds of different compounds or phytocannabinoids found in cannabis. Hemp, a variety of cannabis containing virtually no THC (the psychoactive compound that gives cannabis its high or buzz) happens to be rich in CBD. Cannabidiol is extracted from hemp and isolated down to a single cannabinoid resulting in CBD isolate. This CBD can be used to make a variety of different products. Products ranging from health and beauty all the way to foods and vaping. CBD has been the centre of many studies for years now.