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Black pepper contains a significant amount of sesquiterpenes. There are more sesquiterpenes in black pepper than there are in frankincense. The responsibility of the pericardium meridian is to protect the heart and emotions. Black pepper has an energizing effect on this meridian, stimulating our inner defenses. This inner strength gives us protection from negative energy and keeps our energy intact and strong. Helps us keep our perspective when surrounded by negativity.
Which Pepper should I choose?
All 3 pepper oils are from the Piper nigrum plant. Green Pepper is derived from the green berries, Black Pepper is derived from the ripened and dried berries, and White Pepper is made from the fully ripe berries with the outside layer removed. They are very similar in therapeutic uses. Black Pepper has a spicy pungent aroma, Green Pepper is slightly milder and sweeter, and White Pepper has a crisp, fresh aroma.
Black Pepper Essential Oil
|Available In:||Essential Oil|
|Included in Kit:||Singles Collection|
|Botanical Name:||Piper nigrum|
|Country of Origin:||India|
|Extraction Method:||steam distilled|
|Aroma:||Black pepper essential oil should be diffused carefully because it is quite pungent. Black pepper contains a significant amount of sesquiterpenes. There are more sesquiterpenes in black pepper than there are in frankincense.|
|Cautions:||Black pepper can cause mild irritation to sensitive skin. This is definitely a "warming" oil.|