The black pepper used to be really appreciated in the past, but nowadays its value is really underestimated. Did you know that it was even used as a currency?
Yes, it was, but nowadays it can be found almost everywhere. Its powers are underestimated even though it (the black pepper essential oil, in particular) offers a lot of health benefits that are good for our health.
It possess really powerful anti-inflammatory, antioxidant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, analgesic, antibacterial, expectorant, stimulant, laxative, febrifuge, diuretic, anti-arthritic, circulatory, anthelmintic, diaphoretic, aphrodisiac, anticatarrhal, rubefacient, and carminative properties.
The black pepper’s essential oil can be inhaled, ingested or applied topically.
Here are the health benefits of the black pepper essential oil according the way you use it:
One of its benefits is that it relaxes the mind, lowers the mental stress, and helps people to deal with the stress of smoking cessation.
The black pepper essential oil supplies the body with strong antioxidants called Sesquiterpenes, which promote sweating and urination, and thus detoxify the body.
It also helps digestion, boosts bile production, and increases the production of other acidic juices in the stomach, which easily break down food.
You should use this oil in moderation, or mixed with some carrier oil since it causes an intensive warming sensation. You can use it as a massage oil to relax the muscles, and its potent antispasmodic and muscle- relaxing properties relieve cramps.
Moreover, it eliminates excess uric acid deposits in the body, thus reducing the symptoms of gout, chronic arthritis, and rheumatism.
Therefore, this essential oil heals and soothes both, the body and mind, so you should start using it, and reap its benefits.