Black pepper essential oil (Piper nigrum).
Black pepper essential oil is obtained from crushed and dried pods of a climbing plant of Black pepper (Piper nigrum). Another name for the plant is bitter pepper.
The method of obtaining is steam distillation. Oil yield is about 2%. The color of pepper essential oil is colorless, light green, greenish yellow or brown.
The aroma is warm, fresh, woody and spicy, reminiscent of the smell of fresh pepper. The taste is very hot and hot. Black pepper is a perennial climbing plant. The homeland of black pepper is India. Pepper is known in the East for over 4000 years. It was used in cooking and medicine. Poor Indian monks ate 7-9 grains of pepper, which gave them strength.
Aromatherapy: Essential oil of black pepper: strengthens digestion, reduces the frequency and severity of nausea, vomiting, helps eliminate and prevent gas in the stomach and intestines, tones the muscles of the colon, increases the appetite, is a diuretic, stimulates the kidneys, helps with colds and infectious diseases, reduces fever, relieves toothache, helps in the treatment of poor blood circulation, increases the function of the endocrine system, helps with pain and stiffness in muscles, while stretching the ligaments, using It is used for rheumatism and arthritis, restores tone in skeletal muscles, relieves cramps, spasms, helps in the fight against microbes, infections, cleanses the body of toxins.
Cosmetology: relieves acne, dermatitis, eczema, skin inflammation, rejuvenates and tightens the skin, softens wrinkles, regenerates skin cells, restores and strengthens hair, prevents hair loss, fights cellulite.
Application: Pepper oil is used in massage mixtures for depression, apathy, muscle, headaches, for colds, coughs, food poisoning and other diseases of the gastrointestinal tract. Add 2-3 drops of essential oil to 10 ml of vegetable oil.
Inhalation with black pepper helps from nervous disorders, sexual problems and respiratory diseases. It is necessary to add 1-2 drops of essential oil to a glass of warm water.
Aromavanna: recommended for relieving tension, fatigue, muscle and other types of pain, diseases of the urethra, digestive problems. Add 5-7 drops of pepper oil in 10 ml of emulsifier (cream, milk, bath salts) and dissolve in the bath.
Black pepper essential oil is great for solving skin problems. For enrichment of cosmetics, 4-6 drops of pepper oil should be added to 10 ml of base (shampoo, lotion, cream).