Black Pepper (Piper nigrum) essential oil has a sharp, spicy, warm scent. This warming middle note works well in blends for muscles and joints; Black pepper added to localized areas can reduce muscle pain and tension, by promoting circulation in the body. Black pepper essential oil is the top choice recommended for those who want to quit smoking.
RELIEF: Dilute and use topically in a localized massage carrier oil to ease tension in overworked muscles and joints.
BALANCE: Diffuse or use topically to increase relaxation and encourage mental clarity and focus.
BREATHE: Apply diluted in carrier oil over chest, neck and back to open airways and support respiratory health.
PLANT PART: Fruit
BOTANICAL FAMILY: Piperaceae
EXTRACTION: Steam Distilled
SHELF LIFE: 4 years
SAFETY: Consult a physician if pregnant, nursing or under a doctor's care. Store in a cool, dry place to avoid oxidizing. Do not use on broken skin or on abrasions. If skin irritation occurs, discontinue use. Not for internal use. Keep away from children.
BLENDS WELL WITH: Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Frankincense and Ginger