8 Celebrities Advocating the Use of CBD
CBD oil has quickly become a popular product for some of the biggest names around the globe. Stars in the world of film, music and sport have given praise to the new found effects of cannabidiol on the mind and body.
Of those endorsing CBD products, the benefits appear to most commonly be linked to combating stress and anxiety while also helping relieve chronic pain.
Here are the biggest celebrity names endorsing CBD oil:
1. Kim Kardashian
Kim Kardashian, one of the biggest names on the planet, has said in the past of how she is “obsessed” with CBD products.
The reality star has even said it once “saved her life”. If you’re still doubting Kim’s love for CBD, she even threw a CBD baby shower back in May 2019.
2. Mike Tyson
The once heavyweight champion has his own CBD line of products under his company Tyson Ranch. The 54-year-old, famed for his fierce fighting style, has previously referred to CBD as a “miracle oil”. Tyson is reported to be hoping to grow his CBD and marijuana business over time. 3. Jennifer Aniston The former Friends star told US Weekly in 2019: "CBD helps with pain, stress and anxiety. It has all the benefits of marijuana without the high.” It is reported that the actress has found cannabidiol beneficial for stress and anxiety.
4. Eddie Hall
The once world’s strongest man, Eddie Hall has pinpointed CBD as a factor behind his achievements as a successful strongman.
CBD oil is one product the 32-year-old reportedly uses on a daily basis to maintain his wellbeing. Hall has previously said the oil can be extremely helpful for recovery – and we think so when you’re deadlifting upwards of 400kg.
5. Seth Rogen
To no one’s surprise, actor Seth Rogen is a big fan of CBD. The Pineapple Express star has been a big advocate of smoking cannabis over the years.
But in 2014, the Canadian even appeared in front of congress to support an increase in federal spending and support legislation for the use of CBD in medical trials to treat Alzheimer’s disease – of which his late mother-in law had an early diagnosis.
6. George Kruis
International England rugby union star George Kruis has spoken highly of the benefits of CBD in sport. For the past few years, the second row – who currently plays in Japan – has been working on his CBD-based business with former Saracens teammate Dominic Day.
Speaking to the BBC in 2018, Kruis admitted he found cannabidiol very helpful for chronic low-level pain he has suffered during his career.
7. Olivia Newton John
Known most famously for playing the part of Sandy in Grease, Olivia Newton John is an active endorser of CBD products. The 72-year-old actress and pop singer admitted to previously using medicinal cannabis tinctures after being diagnosed with breast cancer.
Speaking in January 2020, John said: “If I hadn’t had the experience I’m having with cannabis, I wouldn’t be able to talk about it.”
8. Gwyneth Paltrow
One of the original CBD users and credited with bringing cannabidiol products into the mainstream.
Gwyneth Paltrow has been a leading advocate of CBD and as of October 2020 has invested in a cannabis-infused beverage company.