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THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM

THE ENDOCANNABINOID SYSTEM

At Suu Kuu, we design plant-based blends to promote healing and overall wellness in the body. Some of our products contain pure cannabidiol (CBD), a cannabinoid with significant impact to the body’s endocannabinoid system, so we'd like to give a brief introduction to the ECS. The three basic elements of the endocannabinoid system are different lipids known as endocannabinoids, the enzymes that synthesize those lipids, and a network of neurological receptors that can modulate physiological systems in the body.  Among the processes that the ECS regulates are: mood, memory, appetite, fertility, stress response, immune function, sleep, fertility, and pain. Regulation, in...


GUEST BLOGGER LEANNA JACQUES WITH AN OJAS TONIC

Erika Hanson

Tags ayurveda, cbd, hot beverage, ojas, recipe, tonic

GUEST BLOGGER LEANNA JACQUES WITH AN OJAS TONIC

 OJAS TONIC  By Leanna Jacques According to Ayurveda- our physical, mental, and spiritual strength is dependent on the subtle energy force referred to as ojas. Ojas maintains our physical body and its rhythms with nature, provides a strong and vibrant immune system, and transmits energy from mind to body. This vital energy can be supported by aligning lifestyle and diet with the seasons and avoiding over-activating substances and activities. Savor the sweetness of life, turn within, rest, and be nourished. This rejuvenative recipe has been adapted from a traditional Ayurvedic remedy intended to strengthen ojas and promote deep nourishment.  ...


A DRINK FOR FRESH STARTS

Erika Hanson

Tags cbd, cbddrink, celery, cocktail, newyear, newyou, refresher, revive, soda, wellness

A DRINK FOR FRESH STARTS

A DRINK FOR FRESH STARTS Revive your true self with authority and intention. Today is a new day, full of possibility. Over ice, 6 oz. sparkling mineral water 1 1/2 oz. fresh celery juice 1/2 oz. celery simple syrup OPTIONAL (see below) 1 dropper full Sea of Serenity (approx. 20mg. CBD)   Celery Seed Simple Syrup: 1 Tablespoon Celery seed 3/4 cup Hot Water 3/4 cup Organic Sugar For a sugar free option, celery seeds can be steeped on their own like a tea.


EASY OVERNIGHT MASK

Erika Hanson

Tags cbd, facemask, faceserum, healing, hemp, overnight, seaofclouds, sheabutter, skincare

EASY OVERNIGHT MASK

EASY OVERNIGHT MASK WITH SHEA BUTTER AND SEA OF CLOUDS This winter I have been blending our Sea of Clouds Face Serum with a little Shea Butter to make a creamy overnight mask. It helps to protect my skin from our dry forced air heat, and offers deep nourishment while I sleep. Sea of Clouds is made without essential oils that can dry and irritate some skin types. Jojoba oil, Almond oil, Rosehip seed oil, Prickly Pear Seed oil, Burdock, Chamomile, Calendula, Elder, Rose, and Lavender offer a nourishing boost of vitamins, minerals, essential fatty acids, proteins, and antioxidants. The...


NEW MOON GIVEAWAY

Erika Hanson

Tags audio, cassette, cbd, ceramics, drawing, floral, florist, giveaway, makers, michigan, textiles, wellness

NEW MOON GIVEAWAY

We’re So excited to be participating in this new - moon - giveaway with such an incredible group of talented makers. Rules and details for participation are available on our instagram, and please be sure to check out the work of Major Murphy, Debbie Carlos, Hyssop Floral, and Rosemarine Textiles.   Illustration by hayley hungerford

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