Your body naturally contain CB1 and CB2 receptors which are located throughout the human body. Studies show that CBD acts as modifier to the CB1 and CB2 receptors which in return, helps the CB1 and CB2 receptors to fight of inflammation.
The Endocannabinoid System
CBD, CBN and THC fit like a lock and key into existing receptors. These receptors are part of the endocannabinoid system which impact physiological processes affecting pain modulation, and appetite plus anti-inflammatory effects an other immune system responses.
The endocannabinoid system comprises two types of receptors, CB1 and CB2, which serve distinct functions in animal health and well-being.
Here are the key location of CB1 and CB2 receptors in human body: