Cannabis Concentrates 101: Live Resin
What is Live Resin?
Live resin is a cannabis concentrate that flash freezes freshly cut buds before the extraction process. This is done to preserve as much of the plant as possible and to make the final product as close to the original taste and smell and possible. Freezing the freshly cut buds prevents the terpenes from degrading, making live resin some of the tastiest cannabis concentrates in Canada.
Is Taking Live Resin Safe?
Live resin is a very potent cannabis concentrate and should be used in moderation. Do not drive or do anything remotely dangerous and everything should be fine. The effects and usually short-lived and rarely lead to anything serious.
What are the Properties of Live Resin?
Live resin is unique because there is a high level of terpenes and flavors preserved from the original marijuana buds used. This is due to the fact that the buds are flash frozen right after being cut so that all the “good stuff” is maintained for extraction.
How Potent is Live Resin?
Potency will depend largely on the expertise of the growers and extractors. When done properly, live resin commonly averages between 50-80% THC levels. However, live resin can be found with THC levels outside of that range. One thing for certain is that live resin is a very potent form of cannabis in Canada and should be taken with care.
What Does Taking Live Resin Feel Like?
Live resin effects will be influenced by what weed strains were used and how well the buds were grown and processed. In general, the feelings are commonly heady high that is intense and long-lasting. Other sensations commonly associated with live resin are increases in happiness, relaxation, sedation, and euphoria.
What are the Medical Uses of Live Resin?
Live resin is popular among medical marijuana patients due to the health benefits associated with the terpenes that work together with cannabinoids to make effects as pleasant as possible.
How Much Live Resin Should I Take?
As with all cannabis concentrates in Canada, start off small and work upwards slowly. Live resin is a very potent weed extract and can pack a punch. Also, cannabinoids affect people differently and THC doses will be unique to everyone.
How to Make Live Resin?
Freshly cut marijuana buds are flash-frozen and kept frozen through the extraction process in order to keep as much as the original bud properties as possible. The terpene profile is most accurate with live resin because it is processed without decarboxylating the buds.
What is the Difference Between Live Resin and Regular Bud?
Live resin tries to capture as much of the original buds used as possible. However, live resin removes much of the unwanted plant material and is therefore much more potent in terms of THC %. However, traditional buds are more fragrant and tasty.
What is the Difference Between Live Resin and Other Weed Concentrates?
The main difference between live resin and other cannabis concentrates in Canada is the high terpene retention associated with live resin. Also, the extraction process used is quite different as many other cannabis concentrates use heat instead of cold.
Is Live Resin Legal in Canada?
Since cannabis concentrates are now legal in Canada as of October 17, 2019, live resin is legal as well since it falls into that category.
How to Take Live Resin?
Dabbing is the most common method to take live resin. It requires the use of a tool called a dab rig, a dab nail, and a heat source. The live resin is placed on the dab nail and heated up until a vapor is produced for inhalation. It is also possible to smoke in a bong, pipe, or mixed into a joint if the heat source is good enough.
How Much Does Live Resin Cost in Canada?
Live resin prices in Canada vary depending on quality. Premium live resins can cost $50-65, whereas lower quality will cost much less. However, many sales and promotions are going on all the time and it is normal to be able to find live resin at value pricing.
Where Can I Buy Live Resin Online in Canada?
At Daily Marijuana, we stock our shelves with the finest cannabis concentrates in Canada. Our live resin is extracted using the top of the line equipment, using the top of the line processes to ensure that our live resin meets the highest of standards. Come shop DailyMarijuana and take advantage of our great deals and promotions because we are the top weed dispensary in Canada and strive to be even better!
How Do I Buy Live Resin Online in Canada?
- Browse our Inventory
- Add Items to Cart
- Accept Terms & Conditions
- Send an Interac E-Transfer
- Wait for Canada Post Xpress Shipping to Deliver Package
- For More information, visit our How to Order Page
How Long Will it Take to Receive My Package?
All orders are processed and packaged in 1 business day. For example, if an order is made on Monday, it will be out for delivery by the end of the day on Tuesday. All orders are shipped using Canada Post Xpress Shipping and normally take 2-3 business days for delivery. It is important to note that delays could possibly occur due to weather conditions, Canada Post errors, or when delivering to remote locations.
What Are Some Alternatives to Live Resin?
Live resin is known for its high terpene concentrations. A great alternative that also maintains a high terpene count is high terpene full spectrum extracts (HTFSE) and terp sauces. Often, those two terms are used interchangeably. Other cannabis concentrates in Canada include shatter, budder, hash, THC capsules, and THC distillate. These weed extracts are typically stronger than live resin but do not have as much of the original flavoring and smell. For ingesting alternatives, weed edibles or THC oils are great choices. Or traditional marijuana flower is a less potent alternative.
How Long Do Live Resin Highs Last?
On average live resin highs can last from 1-5 hours, but everyone is different. The most intense feelings normally last only an hour or two, but lingering effects can last much longer.
How Long Does Live Resin Stay in Your System?
This would depend on the metabolic rate of the individual and how much weed products they consume. The less they do, the quicker the cannabinoids will leave the body’s system.
What is a Dab Rig?
A dab rig is a tool used to smoke (or vaporize) cannabis concentrates.
What is Dabbing?
Dabbing is the act of vaporizing cannabis concentrates, using a dab rig.
What are Terpenes?
Cannabis terpenes are naturally occurring chemical compounds found in marijuana flowers. They are what gives cannabis its wonderful smell and delectable taste.