Hipsters are known for discovering obscure gems before they become widely accepted. In this way, hipsters are the early-adopter dream clients of startups everywhere. So what’s so special about kratom that it has hipsters jumping on the bandwagon before it hits the mainstream? Keep reading to learn more about kratom, hipsters, and the Law of Diffusion of Innovation.
What is Kratom?
Kratom is a natural plant substance that comes from the crushed leaves of a tree in Southeast Asia. Naturally, the Indonesian origins of kratom are compatible with obscurity-seeking hipsters everywhere. But, what does it do?
Like CBD oil, people swear by kratom’s effects. Some people report anxiety reduction and improved focus. Others claim that it improves their sex drive. Whatever the case, kratom appears to be the magic bullet for many people. These effects may or may not be proven. However, that doesn’t stop hipsters from trying it. Some of them even report feelings of euphoria and use it as an opioid substitute.
Is Kratom Right for You?
It’s hard to say whether you will benefit from kratom. But, that’s not what this article is about. Really, it’s about whether hipsters have caught on to kratom. Have you?