If you’re looking to learn about different essential oils, then you’re in the right place! Read below to find out more about Black Pepper essential oil and its many wonders.
The berries of the Piper nigrum are steam distilled to create this crisp and fresh oil. Originated in India, Black Pepper is a middle note oil that blends well with Black Pepper, Clary Sage, Clove, Coriander, Fennel, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Juniper, Lavender, Lemon, Lime, Mandarin, and Ylang Ylang.
Black Pepper can be beneficial in helping curb certain bad habits, like smoking and drinking alcohol excessively, due to its clarifying effects on the mind. Additionally, this oil is great for the digestive system and eliminating waste and toxins from the body. Black Pepper is a warming oil that is also quite invigorating, making it great to help stimulate the mind and body. Add a few drops to a diffuser or inhaler blend to promote mental clarity while working or studying. Black Pepper has also been shown to affect the Solar Plexus Chakra, meaning that it can help with concerns like nervousness and self-esteem. If you’re looking to introduce one of the men in your life to essential oils, this may be a good one to try. With its crisp aroma, Black Pepper makes a wonderful addition to homemade cologne.
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