What is Shatter?
Shatter as a type of cannabis concentrate, created by extracting the plant’s essential oil, which contains the cannabinoids, terpenes, and other chemical compounds found in the plant. The term shatter specifically refers to a specific texture of translucent that breaks and shatters like glass.
How to use Shatter?
Like other marijuana extracts, shatter is usually vaporized or “dabbed” by consumers from a vape pen or specially equipped water pipe called a dab rig. With a potency ranging between 50-90 percent cannabinoids by weight, marijuana extracts like shatter are a fast, efficient, smoke-free way to consume cannabis.
Benefits of Shatter:
A main benefit of dabbing shatter is that it offers an incredibly fast method for cannabinoids to enter the bloodstream, offering near instantaneous effects. Due to the increased potency of cannabis extracts, users are also able to take on a “less is more” approach in using their cannabis.