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Black Pepper Essential Oil

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INCI name: Piper nigrum




Black pepper essential oil is extracted from dried and crushed peppercorns, and is cultivated in India, Malayasia, Madagascar, China, Indonesia, Europe and the US.


Black pepper essential oil is analgesic, antimicrobial, antiseptic, antibacterial, antispasmodic, stimulating and toning. It has an earthy, spicy fragrance and blends well with woody, herbal, spicy and floral essential oils.


In skin care preparations black pepper essential oil is used in massage oils for warming and easing sore muscles and cramps after strenuous exercise, and can be added to bath water and bath preparations for the same reason.




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