CBD, which is derived from the cannabis plant, is legal in Hong Kong and sold in food, drinks and beauty products. Photo: Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via Getty Images
CBD, which is derived from the cannabis plant, is legal in Hong Kong and sold in food, drinks and beauty products. Photo: Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via Getty Images
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CBD use is growing – in candy, coffee, roll-ons, night cream and, soon, massages – to relieve stress and anxiety

  • CBD, or cannabidiol, is an active compound of cannabis that relaxes you and offers other health benefits, but doesn’t get you high
  • It is becoming popular in Hong Kong for its therapeutic effects, and can be found in food, drinks and beauty products

CBD, which is derived from the cannabis plant, is legal in Hong Kong and sold in food, drinks and beauty products. Photo: Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via Getty Images
CBD, which is derived from the cannabis plant, is legal in Hong Kong and sold in food, drinks and beauty products. Photo: Alain Pitton/NurPhoto via Getty Images
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