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4 Ways to Manage Holiday Stress Using Cannabis

  “IT’S THE MOST, MOST STRESSFUL TIIIIIIME...OF THE…
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Top 5 Edibles and Vape Products for First-Time Users

Not everyone likes to smoke cannabis. Thank God for edibles!…
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4 Tips for Surviving Black Friday in Las Vegas

Got your Black Friday battle armor yet? Ha ha. Sounds like…
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How Medical Cannabis Can Help Veterans Suffering from PTSD

November 11 is Veterans Day - the day we honor the men and women…
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Rock ‘N' Roll Marathon Discount + 4 Best Cannabis Products for Pre- and Post-Workout

The Rock ‘N’ Roll Marathon is coming to Vegas on November…
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5 Best CBD Products For First-Time Users

Cannabidiol, more commonly known as CBD, is the golden child…
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4 Ways to Enjoy Nevada Day

October 26 is Nevada Day - the day we celebrate our fair state…
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4 Ways to Celebrate Las Vegas PRIDE

Are you ready for an all-out celebratory extravaganza this weekend? If…
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Top 7 Las Vegas Strains For Halloween 2018

Ready for Halloween? Already know what costume you’re wearing,…
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UFC Fight Weekend: McGregor vs. Khabib + Essence Knockout Deal!

“IT’S TIME!” UFC 229 will be held in Las Vegas at the…
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5 Best Cannabis Products for Beauty Care

“Beauty is only skin deep!” Yeah? And? Hey, your skin…
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How to Celebrate Mexican Independence Day Weekend in Las Vegas

We’ve got a big holiday weekend coming up: Mexican Independence…
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Smoking on a Budget: Top 5 Budget-Friendly Strains

Are you a medical cannabis patient or a die-hard “cannasseur”…
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5 Things to Do in Las Vegas for Labor Day Weekend

The first Monday of every September is Labor Day. That’s…
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What is Dabbing?

If you’re new to cannabis, there’s a chance you’ve heard…
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Pesticides and Cannabis - What You Need to Know

Most health-conscious adults want to avoid fruit and vegetable…
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Top 6 Cannabis Strains For Migraine Relief

Terrible pain. Nausea. Sensitivity to light and nose. If you…
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Las Vegas Cannabis Strains You Need to Try This Month (August 2018)

(All cannabinoid percentages / terpene servings are estimates…
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Top 5 Chocolate Edibles For This Summer

Mmmmmmmmmmmmm! Chooooooooooooocolate! There are a lot of tasty…
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6 Celebrities Who Support Medical Cannabis Use

93 percent of Americans support the legalization of medical cannabis. So…
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Best Cannabis Edibles for Vegans

“If you’re a vegan, what can you really eat?" Actually,…
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Las Vegas Cannabis Strains You Need to Try This Month (July 2018)

(All cannabinoid percentages / terpene servings are estimates…
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Cannabis Mythbusters, Part 1: 3 Myths About Cannabis Debunked

How many times have you heard someone say, “Cannabis is a gateway…
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5 Best Strains for Playing Video Games With Friends

In an earlier post, we talked about the top 5 video games to…
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Las Vegas Visitors Guide to Recreational Cannabis

Getting ready for your big trip to Las Vegas? Have questions…
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Las Vegas Cannabis Strains You Need to Try This Month (June 2018)

(All cannabinoid percentages/terpene servings are estimates that…
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5 Best Cannabis Strains for Anxiety in Las Vegas

Anxiety! Who needs it? Not you, that’s for sure. In fact,…
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7 Fun and Interesting Facts About Cannabis

1. George Washington Grew Hemp. Our first president didn’t…
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Product Review: Sour Banana Sherbert

Watch our product review video for Sour Banana Sherbert.
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5 Best Cannabis Strains for Insomnia in Las Vegas

They say that New York is the city that never sleeps, but honestly? New…
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Las Vegas Cannabis Strains You Need to Try This Month
(May 2018)

All cannabinoid percentages/terpene servings are estimates that…
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Can Cannabis Be Used to Treat Menopause?

Hot flashes. Mood swings. Insomnia. Low sex drive. Depression. And…
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Top 5 Video games to Play When You're High

Gaming and cannabis have a long and uncomplicated history together. Gaming…

Lyft Partners with Zero Fatalities and Essence Cannabis Dispensary for First 4/20

  This April 20th marks the first year that marijuana…
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Top 5 Gift Ideas for a Cannabis Enthusiast

4/20 is fast approaching, and that means there will be all types…

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The History of 420: How Three Numbers Came to Represent All Things…
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The Best Portable Vaporizers of 2018

Looking for a portable vaporizer? You have your work cut out…
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5 Questions a Dispensary Consultant Will Ask to Help You Find the Right Product

At Essence, we offer the widest selection of cannabis products…
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5 Great Ways to Spend 4/20 in Las Vegas

April 20, the official holiday for cannabis lovers everywhere,…
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Essence Products of the Month - April 2018

April’s a special time of the year. Spring is in full swing.…
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8 Most Popular Cannabis Strains of All Time

It’s not easy being popular. It’s a lot of pressure. You…
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Can You Use Cannabis to Treat Colds and the Flu?

Crap! You’ve got a tickling sensation in the back of your throat,…
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Cannabis For Different Age Groups

How young is too young to be using cannabis? And while we’re…
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5 Organizations Fighting For Legal Cannabis That You Can Support

It finally happened! Cannabis is legal in all fifty states…
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Cannabis and Productivity

Couch-lock! That familiar feeling we get when we’ve smoked…
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Concentrates 101: Why Try Them?

What are cannabis concentrates, and why should you care about…
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What You Should Do Before/After Using Cannabis

You’ve got your cannabis. You read our newbie’s guide…
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Using Cannabis as an Aphrodisiac

The thrill is gone. When your relationship first started,…
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Know Your Strains – Sativas, Indicas, and Hybrids

If you’re a first-time cannabis user, that graph can look…
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How Long Does Cannabis Stay In Your Body?

You have a drug test coming up next week, and you’re sweating…
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What You Need to Know About Cannabis For Pets

Meet Kona. She’s a 13-year-old Dutch shepherd mix suffering…
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Cannabis for Newbies: What You Need to Know

Since you’ve decided to read a blog post titled “Cannabis…
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Cannabis and Studying

The certification exam is next week. Then you’ve got a…
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4 Different Ways to Consume Cannabis

If you’re a cannabis newbie, you may only be familiar with…
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5 Ways to Have a Cannabis-Themed Valentine's Day

You love each other...and you both love cannabis. In fact,…
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Can Cannabis Help You Sleep?

"WHY CAN’T I SLEEP???" That’s what you’ve just screamed…
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The Future of Cannabis in 2018

2017 was a big year for cannabis! California, Maine, Massachusetts,…
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How Cannabis Can Boost Your Creativity

Without creativity, you’ve got nothing. Because  “being…
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The Top 5 Cannabis Christmas Gifts

‘Tis the season of giving. Or if you love cannabis...ganja…
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How to Properly Store Your Cannabis

How old was the oldest batch of cannabis you ever smoked? And…
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Cannabis Edibles for the Christmas Table

Christmas will be here soon, and this year, why not make it a…
Cannabis Infused Thanksgiving

Your Guide to the Ultimate Cannabis-Infused Thanksgiving

Thanksgiving is here, and you can’t wait to stuff your face…
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Cannabis and Veterans

Military veterans risked their lives to preserve the freedoms…
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Breast Cancer and Cannabis: What You Need to Know

This past May, celebrated actress and singer Olivia Newton-John…
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Healthy Eating and Cannabis

You throw open your fridge and start tossing out all the junk…
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Adding CBD to Your Workout Regimen

You’ve just finished a strenuous workout. Your muscles…
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Where to Use Cannabis in Las Vegas

  You walk out of a Vegas dispensary with a bag of…
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13x Leafly List Winner

"The Leafly List ranks the top dispensaries and retail stores…
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How Marijuana Affects Your Workout

Ever thought about hitting the pipe before hitting the gym? Believe…
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What Cannabis Users Need to Know About Donating Blood

There’s a blood drive in your area! You, being the model…
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Top 5 Cannabis Strains For Summer 2017

It’s summertime, which means it’s time to let loose, relax,…
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6 Ways Cannabis Improves Relationships

You and your partner are in the middle of an epic fight. But…
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Meditation and Marijuana: How to Meditate When You're High

What if you could boost the power and healing potential of your…
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Cannabis for Chronic Pains

What is Diabetes? Let’s make this super easy. Basically,…
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Perrault Vault Podcast Episode 10 Guest: Armen Yemenidjian, CEO of Essence Vegas

Matt Perrault, host of “Game Night with Matt Perrault” on…
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Leafly Names Essence #1 Dispensary in Nevada

Leafly Names Essence #1 Dispensary in Nevada and #3 Dispensary…
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How Does Cannabis Help Those Suffering from Lupus?

Based on information from the Lupus Foundation of America, approximately…
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How to Roll a Joint

Rolling a joint is perhaps the most traditional (and iconic)…
How Cannabis Helps Treating Anxiety, PTSD, and Depressive Disorders

How Cannabis Helps Treating Anxiety, PTSD, and Depressive Disorders

It’s normal to feel down, scared, confused, angry, or anxious…
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Cannabis Infused Edibles? What You Should Know.

Edibles are a great alternative for those who don’t want to…
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THC vs CBD - What's the Difference?

When most people think of marijuana, they probably jump right…
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Nevadans Voted Yes On Question 2 - Now What?

On November 8th, the Question 2 ballot initiative was passed,…
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Question 2: What You Need to Know

Recreational cannabis users have much to be happy about. Because…
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Cannabis and Wine

When you hear obscure terms like terroir and tasting notes, you…
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Visiting Nevada? You Can Purchase Medical Marijuana Here!

Did you know that is possible for out of state residents to buy…
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Mexico’s New Direction In Terms of Cannabis Policy

Attendees of The UN Drug Policy Summit held in New York on April…
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New Research Shows that Cannabis May Be an Effective Treatment for PTSD

During marijuana's controversial history, specifically its prohibition,…
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Nevada's Medical Marijuana Program Is Growing By Leaps and Bounds

If you are a proponent of medical marijuana, you may want to…
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Suffering From Insomnia? Marijuana Might Be Your Answer

It is not at all uncommon for people to have a hard time going…
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What Should You Know About DUI and Medical Marijuana in Nevada?

While medical marijuana is becoming more and more common in various…
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