Black Pepper Essential Oil – piper nigrum – is one of the essential oil industries secret products that has absolutely amazing benefits in so many areas. Once you understand Black Pepper essential oils benefits you will be using Black Pepper essential oil as a key part of your aromatherapy regime.
Black pepper essential oil is steam-distilled from the dried peppercorns of the Piperceae in areas
Black Pepper Essential Oil is a perfect oil to add to products you may be making at home a like a beard oil blended with lime and sandalwood, a massage oil blended with Hemp oil and Rose Geranium or as a diffusing oil with your other favourite essential oils to reduce any tension you may be feeling.
Black Pepper essential oil blends well with eucalyptus, sandalwood, frankincense, citrus or lavender but experiment with this oil and make your own personal blends.
Traditional Black Pepper is one of the ‘heating seeds’ of Ayurvedic medicine. Used in part in this field for muscular, joint and nerve pain it has beneficial warming and analgesic properties.
In Ayurvedic medicine Black Pepper is said to have excellent heating properties to aid digestion and is documented to be useful for complaints such as overindulgence and constipation. Massage over the tummy area.
The aroma of black pepper is spicy, musky, warm, and as you would expect…peppery.
Store your Black Pepper oil in a cool area below 30° and away from the reach og children. Seek advice if pregnant and do not ingest.
Major plant chemical compounds: limonene, pinene, myrcene, phelladrene, linalool, camphene, sabinene