ESCONDIDO, Calif., Dec. 14, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- MARIJUANA COMPANY OF AMERICA (“MCOA” or the “Company”) (OTC:MCOA), an innovative hemp and cannabis company, through its wholly own subsidiary hempSMART™, Inc., announced the launch of its new personal care product: hempSMART™ Pain.
HempSMART Pain Capsules are formulated with 10mg of Full Spectrum, non-psychoactive Cannabidiol (CBD) per serving, derived from industrial hemp as the core ingredient, which along with a proprietary blend of other natural ingredients, delivers an all-natural formulation for the temporary relief of minor pain associated with physical activity.
“HempSMART demonstrated its commitment to formulating a safe and synergistic natural personal care product. The hempSMART Pain formula harnesses the natural power of premium CBD, CBG and active terpenes derived from industrial hemp, combined with complimentary botanicals. Our team is focused on the development of premium personal care products for our customers,” said Paula Vetter, member of hempSMART’s product development team.
"Creating a successful, growing company in our marketplace of direct sales and network marketing depends on delivering products that people need and that make a difference in their lives. The newest addition to the product line, hempSMART Pain, was designed and formulated with these goals as the focus. hempSMART Affiliates now have a unique, powerful message to share with potential consumers that could generate new sales for their personal hempSMART businesses, as well as stimulate growth for the company,” Tim Altvater, head of affiliate marketing, said.
MCOA’s CEO Donald Steinberg added, “HempSMART Pain adds to our expanding product line. Our formulations are created by the hempSMART product development team to provide our customers with all natural products that contain CBD and other cannabinoids.”
About Marijuana Company of America, Inc.
MCOA is a corporation engaged in business including, but not limited to: (1) product research and development of legal hemp-based consumer products under the brand name "hempSMART™", that targets general health and well-being; (2) an affiliate marketing program to promote and sell its legal hemp-based consumer products containing CBD; (3) leasing of real property to separate business entities engaged in the growth and sale of cannabis in those states and jurisdictions where cannabis has been legalized and properly regulated for medicinal and recreations use; and, (4) the expansion of its business into ancillary areas of the legalized cannabis and hemp industry, as the legalized markets and opportunities in this segment mature and develop.
About Our hempSMART Products Containing CBD
The United States Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has not recognized CBD as a safe and effective drug for any indication. Our products containing CBD derived from industrial hemp are not marketed or sold based upon claims that their use is safe and effective treatment for any medical condition as drugs or dietary supplements subject to the FDA’s jurisdiction.
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