New Zealand Candle Supplies
Black Pepper Essential Oil
|Botanical Name||Piper Nigrum|
Description: While Black Pepper essential oil isn’t as widely known as its counterpart ‘peppercorn essential oil’, it’s still a warm, peppery aroma with a hint of musk and spice that is comparable to its original. As a result, it is said to be able to clear sinuses and airways.
Properties: Holding warming properties, Black Pepper essential oil is said to be able to soothe and calm muscles and alleviate pain throughout the body. It has also been noted to detoxify the body while also reducing cigarette cravings and anxiety while improving respiratory conditions.
Black Pepper essential oil blends well with: Bergamot essential oil, Clove essential oil, Coriander essential oil, Fennel Seed essential oil, Frankincense essential oil, Rose Geranium essential oil, Ginger essential oil, Grapefruit essential oil, Juniper Berry essential oil, Lavender essential oil, Lemon essential oil, Lime essential oil, Mandarin essential oil, Clary Sage essential oil, Sandalwood essential oil and Ylang-Ylang essential oil.
Contraindications/Cautions: Keep away from the eyes and nose as Black Pepper essential oil can cause irritation. Limit contact with skin as it can cause discomfort, particularly in sensitive areas. Black Pepper essential oil is safe to use during pregnancy in small applications.