(The Triangle Trend) — Botanical use has become one of the fastest-growing holistic trends in recent years thanks to both increasing consumer knowledge of its benefits and the number of suppliers. With these plant-based supplements known to treat symptoms, prevent disease, and maintain health and wellness, botanicals are now the most popular of all complementary therapies in the U.S. Offering benefits ranging from immune strengthening, cardiovascular maintenance, anxiety reduction, insomnia assistance, and more, it wouldn’t hurt for you to know some local spots where you can snag some botanicals yourself. For those in the Raleigh-Durham-Chapel Hill area, let’s just say you’re in luck.
247 W Chatham St, Cary, NC 27511
With the motto, “Hemp can heal and save our planet—because it’s organic,” The Hemp Boutique is proud to feature a local line of CBD tinctures. They have all sorts of products for whatever your needs; CBD products, hemp, tinctures, items for pain relief, beauty and wellness, and CBD gummies, candies, coffee, and tea. The staff is friendly and very knowledgeable. They recommend products based on your needs, so be sure to ask questions.
5301 Hillsborough St, Raleigh, NC 27606
There’s a good chance that after one stop here, you’ll fall in love with everything Alywillow! Their all-natural products are sworn by many shoppers to alleviate sores, fibromyalgia pain, skin issues, and more. One shopper even called their products “straight-up MAGIC”. Blemishes and skin issues you’ve been fighting forever can be cleared up within days of first using one of Aly’s products. Her sprays are said to work well for the body, bedding, and everything else.
2635-B Durham-Chapel Hill Blvd, Durham, NC 27707
Kibou has the “best selection and prices on CBD and Kratom products in the triangle. We sell over ten strains of CBD Flower, including several 20%+ CBD strains, available in our full-service CBD Flower Bar.” Their huge variety of CBD Tinctures, Topicals, Edibles, Oils, and pet products are available for your choosing. They also provide an extensive assortment of Bulk Kratom with nearly 30 Strains.
1019 Classic Rd, Apex, NC 27539
True to their claim, OM Botanical sells pure label beauty products that are 100% natural. They work under the mantra that if an ingredient wouldn’t be safe going into your mouth, then it isn’t safe to put on your skin either. They derive their products from “ancient herbal medicines with proven effectiveness to safely create balance and promote healthy skin.”
1325 Kirkland Rd, Suite 103, Raleigh, NC 27603
Jinsa is committed to using pure ingredients and pure ingredients only. Their all-natural product line wholely consists of high-quality, authentic, natural, and organic body butters and oils. Jinsa swears to offer customers a “one-of-a-kind experience of superior, high-end, luxurious products without the high-end cost; ultimately a better natural alternative.”
510 St Mary’s St, Suite 5, Raleigh, NC 27605
Hemp Times offers an extensive CBD-based assortment of products, including Bluebird Botanicals, Hemp Honey, Concentrates, Edibles, Flower, Koi, Lazarus Naturals, Liberty CBD, Pet products, Tinctures, and Topicals. Most of their products are made from non-GMO, pesticide-free, CO2-extracted hemp oil.
5308 Dutchman Dr, Raleigh, NC 27606
Floraleads specializes in herbal supplements and naturally-derived beauty items primarily influenced by ancient remedies. Their oil extracts’ benefits include “helping restore and revitalize skin, promoting healthy scalp and hair, hair loss prevention, skin rejuvenation, restorative anti-aging, skin irritation relief, healthy gums, mucous alleviation, and wound healing.”
501 W Williams St, Apex, NC 27502
Herbal Healing’s goods have been expertly developed by an herbalist skilled in the properties and benefits of medicinal herbs on even the driest of skin. They use “whole medicinal herbs to infuse virgin organic oils with the purpose of healing and repairing the deepest layers of skin.” This company also pays mindful attention to its environmental footprint through each step of the production process.
1105 Corporation Pkwy, Raleigh, NC 27610
Natural Skin Bliss provides consumers with a realm of pure products beneficial for the skin, consisting of herbal teas, remedies, vitamins, and supplements. Their selection includes handmade soaps, lotions, and body oils, alongside fragrant burning oils, candles, and air fresheners.
1000 Old Milburnie Rd, Raleigh, NC 27604
The Hemp Store operates to raise “Cannabis awareness by providing the highest quality U.S. grown Hemp products while working with the community to build a better world through Peace, Love & Hemp.” They’re the NC Triangle’s original Hemp Dispensary and proudly women-owned.