SVN SPACE REVEALED. A Q&A WITH SVN’S FOUNDERS.
We are thrilled to present a Q & A with the lovely trio behind Svn Space, a modern, female-focused, multi-media digital + print platform aimed at exploring the depths of the cannabis plant, with an emphasis on Hemp. We’ve been obsessing over their epic print magazine and it lives smack down in the middle of our coffee table.
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“We’re in a new industry right now where there are some sketchy players,” said Megan Villa, Svn Space’s creative content director. “In order to be safe and not screw things up, because this is in its infancy, we all have to do our due diligence until there’s some sort of regulation put forth by the FDA.”
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Megan Villa is the creative director for Svn Space, the first all-female media platform that focuses on educating others about the many uses of hemp in products, farming, sustainability, and wellness…
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Point of difference: Our assortment is unique as we invest a lot of time procuring the right offering focused on the whole breadth of the hemp plant from beauty to fashion. Our goal is for consumers to discover the categorical range, benefits and unexpected surprises from hemp.
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What’s not to love about hemp? Within 100 days, it can grow to produce as many as 50,000 commercial products; it’s antimicrobial, antibacterial, hypo-allergenic, thermo-regulating, naturally pest-resistant and UV-resistant. It’s four times stronger and four times more water-absorbent than cotton; yields 250 percent more fibers than cotton and 600 percent more fibers than flax.
At this female-focused online wellness shop, discover the wonders of CBD in a Svn Space starter kit with fab items like Nude Hemp CBD drops, CBD facial oil, hemp matcha green tea soap, CBD Oil Everyday Secrets guidebook, bath bombs, beauty butters and more.
IS CBD A MIRACLE CURE FOR ALL YOUR HEALTH PROBLEMS?
While CBD’s effects can vary depending on who is taking it, what it is being used for, and how much is being taken, many experts insist that the only way to definitively answer the question of whether or not CBD will work, is to try it for yourself.
If you do decide to experience CBD, experts advise starting with a small dose and gradually increasing till you find what works best for you. Researchers have found that more CBD is not necessarily better. Instead, there seems to be a sweet spot which varies by person. Fortunately, in contrast to many other medical treatments, CBD is not known to be associated with any negative health effects.
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These dark chocolate CBD truffles from Calivolve are steeped with organic, raw matcha and 20 mg of CBD in each. The sleek Los Angeles-based company run by two badass weed-whispering ladies uses adaptogens and superfoods in the truffles to help rejuvenate body and mind. The childproof packaging is pretty brilliant, too!
Standard Does Navigates The Confusing World Of CBD Products So You Don’t Have To
With the first phase of its launch—a multi-brand e-commerce and content destination that sells items like CBD-infused food and drinks, beauty products, and tinctures, among others—Standard Dose joins a cadre of budding e-commerce startups, like Miss Grass, Svn Space, Fleur Marché, and Poplar, that have created platforms that combine CBD products with educational content.
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Jan. 12: Svn Space is launching its newest pop-up at Prism Boutique in Long Beach, California. The weekend-long, shop-and-learn pop-up will educate consumers on all things cannabis, with an emphasis on hemp.
“Our mission with the ‘Svn Space CBD + Hemp Pop-Up’ concept is to show the breadth of the hemp plant from fashion to wellness. We've carefully curated close to 40 premium brands, screening on behalf of the consumer with regards to transparency and efficacy," Svn Space co-founder Grace Saari told Benzinga.
How to Buy the Best Safe and Effective CBD Products
How to Buy the Best Safe and Effective CBD Products
Something to keep in mind: You'll want to know the batch number of the CBD product you're looking at, says to Megan Villa, co-founder of the hemp-focused website and shop Svn Space. "Ask for a COA for the batch number of the product you have, since these products are made in batches," she said. "You need to match the batch number to the COA that pertains to it."
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Svn Space, the CBD and hemp wellness information and product destination, is case in point. It’s treading on High Times’ territory, but addressing a rising group of hemp and CBD enthusiasts not enmeshed in the longstanding marijuana culture. “We created a female-friendly website that we wanted to be welcoming and elevated,” says Megan Villa, creative and content director of Svn Space. “A lot of people have a stereotype of hemp.
What The Passage Of The Farm Bill Means (And Doesn’t Mean) For CBD Beauty And Wellness Brands
“The passage of the new Farm Bill will have a huge impact on the beauty and wellness space,” says Megan Villa, creative director of hemp marketplace and content platform Svn Space. “It will clear up any legal gray areas that have existed in the past, and it will also help to create some sort of regulation in these spaces which does not currently exist: for example, labeling requirements.
17 CBD Stocking Stuffers For A Truly Chill Holiday
At 150 mg of CBD per bottle, this tincture is mellow enough to help your pal chill out and clear their mind. Juna Nude HEMP CBD Drops, $75.00, available at Svn Space.
Santa Monica's Hiptique boutique opened a CBD pop-up shop called Svn Space to educate consumers.
"Lots of people want to know how it works. They want to try it, they want to test it, and they want to ask questions," said Megan Villa, Svn Space cofounder.
"We test all the products first. We require a certificate of analysis for every CBD product that we sell. What is the origin, how much CBD is in the product?" Villa said.
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Slip some CBD in that stocking. Vertly’s hemp infused lip balm is handcrafted with organic and nourishing ingredients like coconut oil, shea butter, cacao butter, kokum butter and jojoba oil to nourish and protect lips or spot treat parts of the face, hands and body that need extra TLC.
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Give yourself a centering dose of CBD — transdermally! This Calm Patch by The Good Patch($12) applies to the skin, where the CBD is absorbed and moves into your blood stream, meaning you get to feel calm without taking a tincture or pill.
Hello, History: What You Need To Know About Hemp Becoming Legal
IF YOU THOUGHT you saw a lot of hemp and CBD products bursting into the mainstream last year, just wait until 2019 takes off. We’re already seeing a slew of new hemp-based healing products flooding in now that hemp is officially legal in the states thanks to the Farm Bill 2018. This brand new bit of legislation is finally giving the hemp plant the spotlight it needs to further research and expand access to CBD. Get the full breakdown from Andrea C. Nakaya of Svn Space, a modern, female-focused media platform aimed at exploring the depths of the cannabis plant…
How to Buy the Best Safe and Effective CBD Products
Something to keep in mind: You'll want to know the batch number of the CBD product you're looking at, says to Megan Villa, founder of the hemp-focused website and shop Svn Space. "Ask for a COA for the batch number of the product you have, since these products are made in batches," she said. "You need to match the batch number to the COA that pertains to it." Shape.com
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CBD gets bigger than ever
"While CBD was all the rage in 2018, it continues to grow in 2019 with the newly passed Farm Bill, which removed hemp from the Controlled Substances Act. We will see more CBD products target specific ailments with complementary natural ingredients, bringing us into a new era of plant-based wellness. [There will also be more] products that market themselves as full-spectrum or whole plant-CBD, which means it includes a wide range of cannabinoids and contains a variety of essential vitamins and other ingredients, bringing on many more benefits,” said Megan Villa, creative and content director of Svn Space.
Holiday Gift Guide 2018: 14 Best CBD Gifts For Wellness-Obsessed Women
Women-founded online shop Svn Space has put together the ultimate CBD starter box ($195) that will wow wellness devotees during the holidays. The luxe kit features a curated selection of some of the best CBD products of the year,...
Svn Space: West Coast Luxury Cannabis Meets Cannabis Hemp. 818agency.com
“We spoke to megan villa, creative and content director of svn space, an ambitious new storytelling and e-commerce site for women, about extolling the modern virtues of hemp and cannabis-derived products. What’s trending? Beauty, wellness, fashion, design, and cbd.”
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“Not only do you have to have an awesome and/or unique product. Your branding, storytelling, social media, website need to be spot on. Eye catching packaging, nice imagery on your social feeds, getting feedback from customers and creating that sense of community with your brand-all very important. There are so many brands that I have come across that may be excellent products, but they just don’t have that aesthetic. We look for quality products but also for that whole presentation.”
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“We’re conscious women who recognize that hemp is one of the only plants that can feed you, clothe you, house you and heal you,” said Monica Campana, Brand Partnerships Director. “We have a passion to create a welcoming space and didn’t want to depend on current media outlets to access the many and varied benefits of hemp.”
New Beauty Products Secret Ingredient? Marijuana. NY Post.
Goetz says he was honored to sit alongside fellow upscale, pot-inspired product purveyors. Those included Cindy Capobianco — co-founder of the celeb-darling cannabis line Lord Jones — and hemp savant Megan Villa, creative and content director for Svn Space, considered the Net-A-Porter of the weed world.
From Hemp to Tencel, Mara Hoffman’s Spring 2019 Collection Stands Up For Sustainability. Forbes.com
“I’m not sure whether it’s specific to the legalization of cannabis spreading or the growing demand for sustainability within the fashion industry. But more and more people are [becoming] interested in hemp, especially in the idea of using it as a fiber. There are cannabis and hemp specific magazines like Svn Space that focus solely on hemp and the variety of ways to use it, so clearly there’s an evolving demand.” –Mara Hoffman