I've always suspected I was more anxious than most, but the mandatory work-from-home order proved it true.

Competing with my boyfriend, Tom, for the good desk chair, trying to tend to my super needy cat, and checking in on my bestie who's a nurse left me so drained by nighttime.

I was doing everything I could, but I was still so stressed all day, it was really starting to affect me. My friends and I had our weekly Facetime call, and one of them suggested CBD for its calming properties, but I was kind of over the hype.

Tom had bought gummies from a gas station before - I was worried at first they'd get me high, but they ended up just doing nothing (by the way, cbd products can't get you high anyway).

I asked Tom about it, and he told me about a few brands he knew about. I looked online, but there was so much information I was overwhelmed. The last brand he mentioned, Prima, probably had the most calming website and a great range of products.

The packaging was beautiful, but I didn't know how to trust all these brands since they were all so new.

After a night of barely sleeping, I thought I'd take another look at Prima - one thing I liked was that CBD wasn't the only ingredient - their oil capsules contain clove bud, black pepper, and curcumin oils, which help with absorption, which I knew from taking turmeric pills a while ago.

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I also found it weird that most places sell tinctures, but they don't - I was intrigued, but skeptical of their "botanical elixirs." They're powders, made to be mixed into drinks, that each contained 10mg of CBD.

Apparently, they're super confident in their bioavailability practices - their methods really allow the CBD to do its job inside your body. I was thinking about trying it, and then I saw that they test their batches of CBD 5 different times before it arrives in its final form, so it's not stronger or weaker than they say it is, which apparently is a big problem in the CBD world.

They also use broad spectrum CBD so there's less THC than full spectrum, and they use a more holistic picture than just CBD - their products contain terpenes and other adaptogens like ashwagandha and Valerian root to support a more holistic wellness.

The packaging was so gorgeous and they have a 30-day free return policy, so I thought, sure, why not? Shipping is free over $75, so I'd try a couple things and send back what didn't work for me, or give it to a friend.

I was more skeptical of the powder, but sleep support from their Rest Easy sachets would be ideal, so I added a box of those and the CBD oil capsules to my cart (which promote overall wellness). The powders and supplements start at around $45, which is about what I'd expected after looking at so many brands.

When they arrived, I panicked that nothing would work and it would all be a waste and I spent too much money and I realized that wow, with this much stress and doubt, this was the perfect time to try this.

Before bedtime, I added a sachet of "Rest Easy" to a small glass of almond milk. It definitely had a taste, but I didn't dislike it. I probably wouldn't put it in plain water.

Within about half an hour, I felt different - the way I can best describe it is "more balanced." I felt less panicky, more even-keeled. I sometimes can't fall asleep because I just have a bad feeling I'm going to have nightmares, and with the Prima sachet, the bad feeling was gone. I got into bed to read for a few minutes, but I felt myself dozing off pretty early, and then I fell into a nice sleep!

When I woke up, I didn't feel drowsy, and almost forgot I'd taken something before I went to bed. I decided to try the capsules in the morning- it was the best day I'd had in a while. I can't even fully explain it, but I was actually looking forward to yoga, I could concentrate on work when I had to, and I could not concentrate on work at 8pm.

I don't know what I expected with these products, but I definitely didn't expect them to work as well as they did. I felt very much like myself, just calmer and more emotionally ready to go about my day.

I recommended Prima to all my friends, and definitely want to try their bath soaks and skincare products in the future. With Prima's wellness products, the chaos in our apartment (and in the outside world) feels just a little more manageable.

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CBD is becoming a huge trend in the health & wellness industry. There are so many brands out there, not to mention so many different ways to use CBD. After a lot of research, our editors have discovered a brand that stands out in a very oversaturated market: Prima.

What really sets Prima apart from other CBD brands is the number of different products they offer. They're not your usual CBD brand that just offers a few tinctures of different strengths. Nope, they have supplements that come in powder and capsule form, as well as topical creams.

Their many products have multiple benefits that can help with stress, sleep, focus, recovery, or skin health. The list includes The Daily Essential Blend for Body & Mind, which is CBD oil in capsule form along with their Rest Easy, Brain Fuel, and The Go-To Elixir, which are CBD Powder stick packs that you add to water, coffee, smoothies or other beverages.

Their skincare range is all about clean beauty. It includes The Afterglow Deeply Restorative Cream for Youthful Radiance, Enlightenment Serum Concentrated Boost for Vital Hydration and Even Skin Tone, and the Night Magic Intensive Facial Oil for Hydration & Radiance.

The consensus we've reached after reading tons of reviews of all of their products is that they really work. Prima is definitely a superior brand in the CBD space. Here's what some customers had to say about their products:

The Daily Essential Blend for Body & Mind - "Game Changer. How did I live without this?!"

"This product has honestly been a huge game-changer for me and a beautiful addition to my daily life. I take this product every morning, and it takes the edge off ever so slightly, ensuring a great, calm day. It even helps me with sleep. I will never not have this product in my medicine cabinet." - Stephanie

Night Magic Intensive Facial Oil for Hydration & Radiance - "A staple in my skincare routine now."

"I absolutely love this product! I love the calming and soothing qualities it brings out in my skin. my skin is hydrated glowing and beautiful looking this is definitely a staple in my skincare routine now that I've tried it" - Kristin C

Bath Gem Effervescent Mineral Soak for Relaxation & Recovery - "Moisturize better than anything I've ever used"

"The bath gems are my favorite Prima product. They moisturize better than anything I've ever used. My skin looks and feels awesome for several days after using one. A great boost for both my mood and skin when both are in need of some extra TLC." - Danielle M

R+R Cream Advanced Recovery Rub for Soothing Comfort - "This is amazing!"

"This is amazing! Perfect for my shoulders after a long day at work. Thank you Prima!" - Brandi P.

Rest Easy Elixir CBD Powder Blend for a Good Night's Sleep - "The ideal sleep"

"I've taken each of the active ingredients separately at different times of my life, but there's something about this particular blend that is insanely powerful. But not overpowering. Simply, I start to feel tired, and my mind becomes still, I fall asleep quickly, sleep deeply, and wake up refreshed and in a great mood." - Marissa K

The Trifecta - "I am really enjoying Prima stuff. "

"I am really enjoying Prima stuff. I have been using the go-to for about a month and notice a sense of calm. I like that the brain fuel makes me feel sharp, and the nighttime product helps me get relaxed before sleeping." - Katie R

It's really no surprise that customers are so impressed with The Prima products when you read about how much their products are backed by science and continually tested to guarantee quality and potency. Prima's hemp is tested 5 times during the harvesting, extracting, purification, and manufacturing process.

We'd recommend Prima products to anyone who wants to improve their wellness regime. The Trifeca is just $18, as it's the perfect way to try Prima.

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