Black Pepper Essential Oil

Certified Organic

  • OG
  • Piper nigrum
  • Origin: Sri Lanka
Black Pepper Essential Oil

SKU
eo_bp1/2

Parts Used

Dried fruit

Extraction Method

Steam distillation

Note Classification

Middle

Aroma

Dry, spicy, woody, sharp

Overview

Black pepper is one of the oldest spices. Its uses date back to the Greeks, Romans, and Egyptians.

Packaging

1/2 oz., 1 oz., and 2 oz. essential oils are packaged in amber glass bottles with drop reducers for easy application. Larger sizes are packaged in amber screw cap bottles and do not come with reducers or droppers.

Blends Well With

Cardamom, clary sage, clove, frankincense, geranium, lavender, juniper, marjoram, myrrh, orange, nutmeg, rosemary, sage, sandalwood, tea tree, vetiver, ylang ylang

Herbal Miscellany

Egyptians utilized black pepper in the embalming process.

Precautions

This oil can cause skin sensitization if oxidized. Never use essential oils undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children.

Before using topically, perform a small patch test on your inner forearm or back by applying a small quantity of diluted essential oil and apply a bandage. Wash the area if you experience any irritation. If no irritation occurs after 48 hours it is safe to use on your skin.

For educational purposes only. This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration. This information is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease.