Black Pepper Essential Oil
10Botanical Name: Piper Nigrum
Plant Part: Dried Berries
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description / Color / Consistency: A thin colourless to pale greenish yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary / Note / Strength of Aroma: A middle note with a medium aroma, Black Pepper Essential Oil has a sharp, spicy scent faintly reminiscent of Clove.
Blends With: Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, and Ylang-ylang.
Distilled from peppercorns, it has a warm, spicy smell that is energizing when inhaled/diffused. It is also said to help with circulation, bruises and sore muscle pain. It has been used for generations to stimulate bowels too - diluted rubbed on lower intestines. It blends well with lemon, bergamot, and frankincense (great combo for pain)
Black Pepper is the oil offered to help someone with an addiction to nicotine because when inhaled, it causes a similar respiratory tract sensation as smoking therefore it helps curb cravings without chemicals or addictive elements.
** always dilute properly as it can be sensitizing **educational information only/not intended to diagnose, treat or cure any medical condition under FDA guidelines.
Cautions: Dilute well before use. 2% dilution is well tolerated by many. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided.