It is a strong and sharp spicy smelling oil. Black Pepper oil is very beneficial for digestion. It stimulates the whole digestive system, encourages peristalsis, alleviates symptoms of gas and bloating, and can help cleanse the intestines. It also alleviates symptoms of gout, cramps and muscle spasms, aids in joint health, and reduces symptoms of arthritis and rheumatism, by warming joint areas and decreasing inflammation.
The unripe, sun-dried peppercorns (fruit) are used for the extraction of the oil, using steam distillation. It can range in color from light amber to yellow-green and has a watery viscosity.
The Black Pepper oil is composed of various chemical constituents; a-thujone, a-pinene, camphene, sabinene, b-pinene, a-phellandrene, myrcene, limonene, caryophyllene, b-farnesene, b-bisabolene, linalool and terpinen-4-ol.
Black Pepper oil also contains important antioxidant and antibacterial properties, along with important minerals and vitamins such as vitamin A, K, potassium, and selenium. This oil is analgesic, antiseptic, antispasmodic, antitoxic, aphrodisiac, diaphoretic, digestive, diuretic, febrifuge, laxative, rubefacient and tonic (especially of the spleen).
Promotes opening of the base chakra.
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