Black Pepper Essential Oil (Piper nigrum) is also commonly known as Peppercorn. Black Pepper Essential Oil has medium-strength warming, stimulating, and slightly sweet aroma presenting a top-middle fragrance note.
Black Pepper Essential Oil is part of our Rocky Mountain Oils Relief and Wellness collections, and also offers a host of other benefits. Apply topically, diluted with a carrier oil, to create a warming, stimulating effect on the skin. This makes Black Pepper great in a massage or in a post-workout compress for achy muscles.
Diffuse the oil in any space to refresh the mind and encourage feelings of progression, so you’ll want to get up and get moving.
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Botanical Name: Piper nigrum
Country of Origin: India / Madagascar*
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Plant Part: Peppercorns
Aroma: Spicy, Earthy
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cinnamon Bark, Lavender, Lemon, Orange, Sandalwood, Ylang Ylang
*Some of our oils have multiple countries of origin. To confirm which country your specific bottle of oil originates from, please consult its GC/MS test at https://www.rockymountainoils.com/get-gcms-test-results/.
Dissolve oils in salts. Add to a warm/hot bath. Soak for 20 - 30 minutes.
Black Pepper Essential Oil is also non-sensitizing and non-irritating.
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Kids Safety: Safe to use topically with children 2 years of age and older. Dilute to a .5-2% dilution rate for topical application.
Practice safe diffusing:
- Diffuse in an open, well-ventilated area.
- Keep children out of the direct line of mist.
- Diffuse in 30-60 minute intervals with ample break periods for safe and effective use.