CBD has become one of the more popular ways to recover from workouts or relieve aches and pains. It's gotten so popular that there are many celebrities and athletes that are advocating for CBD usage.
Here's a list of notable celebrities and athletes that are using and advocating for the usage of CBD products.
The former heavyweight champion of the world has been one of the more famous athletes to promote CBD usage. He's even gone as far as to create his own cannabis products, which includes a CBD roll-on gel and he's looking to expand into more CBD and hemp products.
One of the world's biggest celebrities is a huge fan of CBD. While pregnant with her fourth kid, she was stressed out with the whole process and relied on CBD to calm her down. She even had the baby shower themed with CBD products.
"Anyone that knows me knows I am obsessed with CBD everything! This is not an ad lol..." She also said, "Let's zen out for a Saturday," she said, surrounded by guests stretched out on yoga mats. "So everyone have a puff and put on some oil."
The beloved actor began his CBD journey after surviving a life-threatening car accident. As a result of his accident, he was diagnosed with fibromyalgia, causing him severe muscle pain. CBD products are Freeman's go-to for pain relief and has been an advocate for plant-based medicine.
Goldberg is one of the more outspoken celebrities in favor of CBD usage. Goldberg has even gone as far as to co-found her own CBD brand called Whoopi & Maya medical cannabis. She believes CBD can be crucial in helping women with pain from cramps, periods, Dysmenorrhea, nerve pain, and menopausal discomfort. Goldberg herself uses CBD for Glaucoma, pain, and stress.
"Every new market we are able to expand into is a victory for women looking for relief from pain and mensual discomfort."..."I used to be under the table with my cramps, and my daughter and granddaughters are the same way," Goldberg says. "With all these different [CBD] products, there wasn't something for women. That says a lot about us as a nation. People don't think about menstrual cramps as something that's real."
One of UFC's best relies on CBD to get through the aches and pain of the brutal sport. He's spoken out to the media about using CBD after fights to help with pain relief
"It helps with the healing process and inflammation, stuff like that" Daiz said. "So you want to get these for before and after the fights, training. It'll make your life a better place.”