• Penetrating, stimulating and toning

  • Black Pepper is most commonly used in massage solutions for athletes due to its wonderful warming effect

  • Piper nigrum Fruit Oil is the volatile oil obtained by steam distillation of the whole or crushed fruits of Piper nigrum L, Piperaceae

SpeciesOriginExtraction ProcessPerfume Note
Piper nigrum Fruit Oil
India
Steam distillation
Middle
Size PriceQty.
10mls£6.001337
100mls£35.633

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Black Pepper Essential Oil is a warming oil that has a stimulating effect on body and mind.
Produced by steam distillation of the whole or crushed fruits.
Fresh, dry, woody, warm, spicy scent.
Antiseptic, penetrating, muscle ease, athletic massage, stimulating, toning.
Thujene, pinene, camphene, sabinene, carene, myrcene, limonene, phellandrene, beta-caryohyllene
Piper nigrum Fruit Oil
INCI name:
Traditionally used as a muscle relaxant and aphrodisiac. Used for over 4000 years in folk medicine.
DILUTE TO 5% OR LESS IN A CARRIER OIL BEFORE SKIN APPLICATION. KEEP OUT OF EYES. DO NOT SWALLOW. AVOID DURING PREGNANCY, USE CAUTION WHEN APPLYING TO SENSITIVE SKIN AND USE SPARINGLY IF YOU HAVE AN EXISITING KIDNEY CONDITION.
'The oil has a hot stimulating effect. It dilates local blood vessels making it very useful for aches and pains and as an aid for digestion' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy A Guide For Home Use by Christine Westwood.

'Black Pepper is analgesic and antispasmodic. It is recommended for aches and pains, rheumatism arthritis and temporary paralysis. The aroma is sharp and spicy.' - an excerpt from The Essential Blending Guide by Rosemary Caddy.

'The main use to which I put Black Pepper is in massage blends for muscular pains, stiffness and fatigue, but it is important to keep the proportion of Black Pepper in a blend very low, as it is possible to produce local irritation by overdoing it.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.