Antibacterial Properties of CBD

CBD Hand sanitizers are gaining popularity, especially this year due to corona virus. Research has show that the CBD is capable of killing harmful bacteria. The application of CBD on bacteria has seen similar potency to that of common antibiotic treatments. While the cannabinoids seem to have an antibacterial nature, scientists are yet to identify how it works.

How to Make your Own CBD Hand Sanitizer


  • 2/3 cup of ethyl alcohol (at least 70% concentration)
  • 1/3 cup of aloe vera gel or glycerin
  • 1 1/2 teaspoon all natural CBD oil

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Step 1

Combine the aloe vera or glycerin with the alcohol in a clean container.

Step 2

Mix thoroughly with a whisk or spoon. Make sure the alcohol is mixed evenly through the gel.

Step 3

Stir in CBD and optional essential oils.

Step 4

Transfer the mixture into clean containers.

Homemade sanitizers are usually thinner than commercially made ones, using a spray or pump bottle will make it easier to use.

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