Our Story

Raphael Vasquez (architect/ cannabis cultivator) lifelong friend, Steve Samo, introduced him to Monica Fine, (Bay Area alchemist and natural skin care formulator).  They immediately hit it off, and made their first official meeting on a Friday at Monica’s house in Precita Park, the same park his grandmother lived out her life in.  They determined the…

Why Oil ?

Why do we, Absorb cbd choose to put our Topical Relief and our Sublingual formulas in an oil base? Why not a lotion? Why not a gel? There are a few reasons why we choose oil even though most consumers are used to lotions or “oil free” formulas. The most important reason is, the delivery…

How Absorb Started

Absorb started about 3 years ago, as an idea to extract CBD out of the roots of the THC plants. Raphael had heard that there were CBD in the roots of the plant and was looking for someone to help him extract and make products with that. His best friend introduced him to Monica, a…