Piper nigrum species of the piperaceae family. Our black pepper essential oil is obtained by steam distillation of dried, crushed Indian black peppercorns. Distillation takes place in England and the oil has a warming, dry, woody-spicy, pepper aroma.
A strongly stimulating oil very useful for warming you up during the cold winter season. Its hot, fiery qualities are warming and strengthening and it can often be found in a pre-sport blend. Refreshes and raises the spirits.
Methods of use: Bath, massage, vaporisation.
Cautions: May irritate sensitive skins. Use low dilutions, 1% or less. The skin will burn if you use a high concentration.