Black Pepper

Piper nigrum

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$ 25 USD

Growth Method: Organic

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Part of the plant: Fruit

Country of origin: Madagascar

Note: Top & Middle

Scent: Spicy, fresh and dry, woody


Blends With: Frankincense, lavender sandalwood, and spices, and in small amounts it blends with florals such as rose and carnation

Common Uses: Hangover, joint discomfort, muscle strain,nerve discomfort, nervous exhaustion, slow circulation, stiffness, and tinea

Contraindications:

  • Can irritate the skin of babies and children
  • Do not use during pregnancy or breastfeeding
  • Slightly phototoxic
  • Use caution with kidney disease
  • May increase the effects of MAIOs
  • Do not use with homeopathic preparations

Applications:

  • Bath: 1-3 drops in a full bath
  • Compress: 1-2 drops in warm water to soak a compress
  • Diffuse: 3-10 drops in a diffuser or nebulizer, follow manufacturer's instructions
  • Massage: 1-3 drops to 5 ml (1 tsp) oil or cream

Disclaimer:

Essential oils should not be used undiluted. Avoid essential oil contact with the eyes or mucous membranes. Keep away from children. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test.

This information educational purposes, it is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. This information should not be used as a substitute for medical counseling with a health care professional. Individuals with serious illnesses should consult a qualified health care professional.

This information has not been evaluated by the Food and Drug Administration

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