Did you know that HHC gummies are immensely popular among those who users who crave long-lasting effects and a stronger body high than they can get with other product types? Not only that, but they taste delicious.
However, HHC gummies can lose their freshness quickly if they’re not stored properly, which doesn’t just mean unwanted changes to the texture and flavor, but hexahydrocannabinol that’s too weak to do anything as well.
Do HHC Gummies Go Bad?
HHC gummies do have an expiration date. The hexahydrocannabinol itself has a shelf life of about 2 years, if stored properly, and after a couple years have passed, this cannabinoid starts degrading quickly, losing its effectiveness so that it simply doesn’t give you a high of any kind. But, the other ingredients in gummies can expire sooner, such as the flavoring extracts, which is why gummies can have a shelf life of only a few months.
- However, at the end of the day, if you don’t store your product properly, then it can expire prematurely. How quickly it expires depends on just how badly it was stored. To know if your product has expired, there are a few things that you can look for. Check to see if the color, texture, or aroma are different from how they were when you first purchased the product.
- Another more obvious giveaway is that the product is no longer giving you the same effects, which would mean that the cannabinoid in the product has degraded due to age.
- If your product is expired, then it’s time to throw it out and replace it.
How to Keep Those HHC Gummies Fresh
The bottom line is that failing to store your HHC gummies properly means that you’ll end up with gummies that disappoint on every level – flavor, consistency, and potency. Luckily, storing your gummies properly is actually really simple, and requires next to no effort. Especially, with these simple tips below.
Tip #1: Dark, Dry, and Cool is the Way to Go
Always keep those gummies in an area of the home that stays dark, dry and cool, such as a cabinet, drawer or closet. Light, humidity and heat all negatively impact the gummies, including the HHC itself. Keeping your gummies by a sunny windowsill or in the bathroom are big no-no’s, since they expose your product to harsh elements. We don’t recommend keeping gummies in the fridge, since this can negatively affect their texture.
Tip #2: An Airtight Seal is Critical
Always keep your HHC gummies in their original packaging, if that packaging has an airtight seal. If not, store them in a resealable bag or an airtight container. The less oxygen that gets into your gummies, the better, since exposure to oxygen can cause the product to decline quickly.
Tip #3: Keep Your HHC Indoors
Overall, HHC products belong indoors, not out. Even leaving your gummies in the car overnight can be a problem, especially if it’s a hot day, causing the gummies to melt while drastically reducing their potency. Unless you’re traveling, keep your gummies inside at all times, since you can control the climate indoors while the outdoors is totally unpredictable.
Tip #4: Don’t Buy More Than You Need
If your favorite HHC gummy company is having a sale, resist the urge to stock up on loads of gummies at once. Because, there’s a good chance you won’t get through all of them before the expiration date arrives. Instead, buy about as much as you’ll realistically use within a couple of months at a time, so that your gummies are always nice and fresh.
A Little Extra Info For You When Buying Fresh HHC Gummies
Besides making attempting store your HHC products properly, you also need to pay attention to who you’re buying it from, because some companies sell poorly made formulas, or products that are close to expiring, and so it doesn’t matter how well you store them since they’re already well on their way to losing their effectiveness.
Find a company with a solid reputation, since they’re more likely to have a high product turnover rate which means that their products are never sitting in the warehouse for too long. Also, make sure that they use clean extraction methods and exceptional ingredients, as both of these aspects preserve the stability of the cannabinoid itself, as well as the other ingredients.
At Binoid, all of our hemp products are made using the best methods and ingredients, and our product turnover rate is very high so that products are always sold fresh.
Keep Those HHC Gummies Fresh For a Satisfying Hemp Experience Unlike Any Other
HHC gummies can give you an intensely satisfying high while delighting your taste buds, but only if those gummies are fresh. It’s important to buy your gummies from trusted companies known for the freshness and quality of their products, but it’s also critical that you store your gummies properly, because once those compounds start to break down, there’s no getting them back to their original potency.
Fortunately, storing gummies is simple and requires next to no effort, and is completely worth it for a dazzling HHC experience with each and every bite.