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Cannabis product review: Whoopi & Maya Soak

Calling all exhausted folks running on empty: march straight to your bathtub, turn the knob as hot as it will go, and dump a heaping helping of Whoopi & Maya’s bath salts into the steaming water. There’s no better remedy for weariness than a good, old-fashioned soak. And sure enough, Whoopi & Maya delivers a healing genie in a bottle, or in this case, a compact tub.

Whoopi & Maya Soak. (Courtesy photo)

If you’re feeling some type of way and need a pick-me-up, a long, hot bath with these salts is sure to ease your worries. It’s also incredible for those on Day 1 of your cycle, as it’s meant to relieve cramps and PMS symptoms including endometriosis. The uterus is one of the strongest muscles in the body, so it hurts when it’s knotted up.

Comedian Whoopi Golderg & Maya Elisabeth, founder and resident apothecary wizard of Om Edibles, concocted Soak’s formula to specifically address the female reproductive system, but it is not only for women, of course. Muscle-ache-busting pharmacological Epsom salts, soothing essential oils, and 25mg of THC work in combination to relieve painful symptoms related to any type of

I found this product extremely effective in relieving soreness, muscle tension, and vastly improving my mood. Just don’t expect to get stoned. While it is supremely relaxing, if you’re looking for a buzzy high, Soak isn’t your best bet. But who doesn’t love vaping or smoking a nice pre-roll while in the bath? It wouldn’t be crazy to double down by making a nice cup of W&M’s
sipping cacao Savor while luxuriating in Soak’s salty goodness.

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Hot tip: do use the entire tub if you’re going to take a bath. It is possible to do a spot treatment on say, tired feet, but it works best to just dump the whole thing in and commit to a long soak.

The Wrap: A great choice for feminists working overtime to combat the patriarchy and need some psychic as well as physical pain relief. It comes in three varieties: unscented, lavender and amber moon.

Potency: 25 mg of THC per tub

Effects: 10 out of 10

Price: $12-15

Availability: Widely throughout dispensaries throughout California.

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