Black pepper has many uses and is used both in medical and culinary settings. Black pepper essential oil has always been used in aromatherapy. Native to countries like India, China, Indonesia, Madagascar and Malaysia. Scientifically known as Piper Nigrum, Black pepper contains near about 3.5% essential oil. Black pepper Essential oil is extracted from Piper Nigrum plant.
This oil can be combined with bergamot, juniper, clary sage, frankincense, coriander, orange, lavender, ylang, vetiver, ginger, palmarosa, geranium, sandalwood, rose, myrrh nutmeg and fennel. Its properties include analgesic,
Anti-inflammatory, Antitumor, Antibacterial, Antifungal, Antiseptic, Astringent, Antidepressant, Balancing Homeostatic (stops bleeding), Diuretic, Liver and Pancreas Stimulant, Insect Repellent, antiseptic, anti-spasmodic, cardiac, carminative, digestive, laxative. One of the most common ways to use the Black pepper essential oils is by diffusing them into the air. This allows the oils to saturate the air in homes with wonderful aromas while helping to kill airborne bacteria and germs. Not only has that, diffusing essential oils improved your mood and overall mindset. Let’s take a look at some of the benefits of diffusing this great essential oil
- It helps with respiratory diseases
Diffusing black pepper essential oil can help with many respiratory diseases, such as catarrhal, laryngitis, bronchitis etc. This oil is chosen for different digestive related purposes too. To name a few, we can say this oil is used as flatulence prevented, to increase appetite, to cure nausea, diarrhoea, constipation etc.
- It helps get rid of stress
Nervous related problems are treated with black pepper essential oil in aromatherapy. Black pepper essential oil helps to alleviate stress-related disorders, helps to heal nerve spasms, reduces frigidity and helps to fight viral infection. The essential oils also help to fight common cold, influenza, flu etc. Diffusing Black pepper essential oil assists in increasing circulation. Hence, if anytime one faces problem due to poor circulation; diffusing this oil can be recommended.
- It helps with skin treatment
Diffusing black pepper essential oil is very helpful in skin treatment. This oil may be used to help cure dermatitis, bruises, cuts, irritation, wounds etc. In case of various muscles problems, black pepper essential oil works well. It includes arthritis, rheumatism, muscular aches, sprain pain, stiffness, anaemia etc. In aromatherapy, with this oil, muscle tone is improved as well.
- Improved Sleep for the Whole Family
Essential oil diffusers help the whole family sleep better. The positive effects of diffusing essential oils to promote fast, deep sleep is limitless.