Black Pepper Essential Oil- Piper nigrum
This Black Pepper essential oil is sourced from India. The oil is 100% Therapeutic Grade. It is extracted from the fruit/seeds of the pepper plant by cold pressing.
The scent of Black Pepper Essential Oil is fresh, dry, and spicy. Aromatically, this clear to pale-olive oil blends well with frankincense, sandalwood, and with tiny amounts of lavender, rose and other florals.
Used in aromatherapy Black Pepper Essential Oil can be used to promote sweat and clear the sinuses. It does not have the same irritating effect as black pepper used for spice. It also can act as an appetite stimulant. Used topically it has warming and antimicrobial properties which makes it effective for treating muscle and joint aches and pains as well as for preventing infection.
May cause skin sensitization if oxidized.
For more information on black pepper essential oil and it’s uses please read my blog post.
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