Black Pepper is a staple seasoning found on most tables across America, but did you know that it is also an amazing essential oil? Black Pepper Essential Oil has a warm spicy smell accompanied by subtle sweet undertones that combine for a pleasant and unique aromatherapy experience.
Historically, Black Pepper has been so prized that it was even used as a commodity and traded at a higher rate than even gold. Ancient cultures used Black Pepper to ease tired muscles and support digestion. It mixes well with Lemon, Lime, Lavender, Sage, Sandalwood, Ylang-Ylang, Juniper, Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove, Ginger, Geranium, Grapefruit, Fennel and Frankincense oils.
Topical: Mix Black Pepper Essential Oil with a carrier oil for a concentration of 4% (to achieve this ratio please add 4 drops of Black Pepper Essential Oil to 1 teaspoon of a carrier oil). This can be used as a massage oil and rubbed over the area desired.
Diffusing: For a sense of calm and serenity, diffuse Black Pepper Essential Oil either alone or mixed with other essential oils.
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Caution: Black Pepper is sensitive to light and air exposure; to prevent oxidization, store in a cool, dark place. If oil has been exposed to light and air, be aware that increased skin sensitivity may result.