About Black Pepper Essential Oil
Black Pepper is an impressive essential oil with numerous uses and benefits. Unique in its fine aromatic profile of rich, energizing spice with subtle floral and fruit notes, it can help induce a calming and grounding effect on your senses and emotions and can help you de-stress and relax. It’s a perfect oil to use in a relaxing massage blend or to diffuse on a cold blustery winter’s day. Black Pepper Essential Oil will quickly become one of your blending staples for adding warmth and energy to your home not only in the wintry months but all year long.
Black pepper is often thought to bring alleviating solace to sore, exhausted muscles. When included in your massage oils, it’s soothing properties can help to bring comfort and relief. This warming essential oil is exceptional support for physically active people like joggers, yogis, and athletes. Black pepper essential oil has long been renowned for clearing the lungs during the wintry or blustery months of the year, and when blended with other oils is fantastic for diffusing in the classroom or bedroom to keep the kids hardy and clear of those drippy, runny noses.
When diffused, the profoundly empowering aroma of black pepper oil is stimulating to the senses and can enhance mental alertness and promote feelings of confidence and clarity. Additionally, this spicy essential oil has been rumoured to encourage a romantic mood – Get ready to turn down the lights and have your diffuser on!
In Aromatherapy Black Pepper essential oil can be used topically or inhaled to:
help relieve joint or muscle pain.
calm digestive discomfort.
help alleviate a headache.
aid with the cessation of smoking.
reduce the symptoms of cold & cough.
Black Pepper Essential Oil Profile
Warming and cleansing with a sharp, spicy aroma, this black pepper essential oil is a middle note, steam-distilled from peppercorns which are the fruit of the pepper plant.
How to Use Black Pepper Essential Oil
Massage Oil: Add several drops of black pepper oil to our coconut carrier oil and gently work it into muscles after strenuous exercise or periods of lengthy or repetitive activity.
Diffuser: Black pepper is a warm and spicy aroma, perfect for warming your house and creating a romantic mood. When diffused, Black Pepper essential oil can help soothe emotional pains and distress. To relieve yourself or others of sadness, anxiety, or anger place a few drops of Black Pepper essential oil into your diffuser to receive its aromatic benefits.
Other Ways to Use Black Pepper Essential Oil
Black pepper can be applied topically, as a compress, in the bath, or in inhalation therapy.
Add a drop to steaming water (cover head with a towel) and inhale through nose and mouth to help clear both your sinuses and head.
Sometimes a stroll in the fresh, crisp air of winter is just what the soul calls for. Make sure to keep nice and toasty in this chilly season by applying one drop of Black Pepper essential oil to one of our carrier oils and applying to the soles of your feet before you take your winter stroll. Black Pepper can cause a warming sensation to the area where it has been used topically, keeping your toes warm and toasty.
After a peaceful afternoon nap, it is common to wake up feeling groggy or possibly more worn out than you were before you dozed off. In instances like this, Black Pepper essential oil is a must-have staple in your aromatherapy collection. After an afternoon nap, apply a few drops of Black Pepper essential oil to our coconut carrier oil the rub into your palms and chest and breathe deep for a refreshing wake-up. The warming sensation of Black Pepper will provide you with the boost you need to transition from your languid state to a ready-to-go attitude.
Black pepper essential oil can be quite useful in aiding those who are trying to quit smoking. Diffusing black pepper or inhaling it in an Aroma Inhaler can help reduce nicotine cravings. Add a few drops of black pepper to our Aroma Inhaler and breathe deep when those pesky cravings come crawling.
Aromatic Profile and Blending for Black Pepper Essential Oil
Perfumery Note: Middle
Odour: Warm, sharp, spicy, woody, green, slightly floral
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium
Dry-out: Amber, musk, vanilla
Blends Well With: geranium, lavender, frankincense, and other spice oils like ginger, cinnamon and clove
Safety Considerations for Black Pepper Essential Oil
Dilute well before use; for external use only. Can cause skin irritation in some individuals; We recommend a skin test before use. Contact with eyes is to be avoided
IMPORTANT: All Awesome Vitality products are for external use only. Awesome Vitality products are not intended to treat, diagnose, prevent or cure any disease, and should not be used if pregnant, in lieu of or against the instructions of a medical practitioner.