Delta-8 is a cannabis product that has become a bestseller over the past few months, as many consumers find they can legally purchase it from CBD retailers. Its proponents say that Delta-8 will give you a nice buzz, minus some of the more intense feelings (including paranoia) that are sometimes associated with marijuana.

Delta-8 Shop is being marketed as a legal option for consumers who either don’t live in a state with legal cannabis, or are a little apprehensive about how traditional psychoactive THC products will affect them. But is it all it’s cracked up to be? Let’s take a closer look, exploring what Delta-8 is, how it differs from other THC products, and whether it’s actually legal for use.