Cecily Sharp of Buford has introduced a product with her new store that Hall County businesses have never sold before — CBD.
CBD, also called cannabidiol, is a cannabis compound derived from hemp.
Sharp’s new business, Your CBD Store Gainesville, offers a range of broad spectrum cannabidiol products that contain no THC, which is the main psychoactive component of marijuana.
The business held a soft-opening on Thursday, Feb. 7. People can find Sharp’s shop at 3560 McEver Road in Gainesville, next to Better Health Chiropractic PC.
Sharp said one of the biggest misconceptions about her store involves the assumption that it’s connected to marijuana. Unlike marijuana, all of her products are legal to buy and sell in Georgia because they come from industrial hemp.
“They don’t have any idea,” Sharp said. “I would like them to come in and get more educated on it. If they have any questions, we’d like to