Biber nigrum Sri Lanka
Aroma: This is a warming & stimulating oil which smells exactly like black peppercorns.
Properties: It is a great choice for increasing productivity and confidence and overcoming mental fatigue. Physically it is great for issues which need warming, such as muscular pain & aches, rheumatism & arthritis, cold and flu and also chilblains. It is stimulating for the circulatory system and is believed to be particularly useful for the spleen. It is also a wonderful oil for the digestive system, especially with constipation but also diarrhoea and trapped gas. It is useful for promoting the appetite and has also had success as an aid in stopping smoking. It is recommended for use in detoxification.
Blends with: It blends well with citrus oils, spice oils, frankincense, geranium, lavender, marjoram, rosemary & ylang ylang
It is steam distilled from the peppercorns.
Shelf life: It will keep for around 3 years if stored with lid tightly closed in a cool, dark area.