Best known for its ability to spice up meals and enhance the taste of foods, the sharp flavour of Black Pepper makes it an ideal addition to meats, soups, and entrees. However, because of Black Pepper’s powerful chemical components, this essential oil is much more than just a handy spice in the kitchen. Black Pepper essential oil is high in monoterpenes and sesquiterpenes, which are natural chemicals known for their antioxidant activity and their ability to support the immune system when needed most.
Create a warming and soothing massage blend by combining one to two drops of Black Pepper essential oil with a carrier oil.
For a motivating diffuser blend, try 2 drops each of Black Pepper, Lime + Frankincense
Experiment in your kitchen by using Black Pepper essential oil in your next dish. For an unforgettable steak, try adding a drop of Black Pepper essential to your steak marinade.
Emotionally, Black Pepper is The Oil of Unmasking, revealing the masks and façades used to hide aspects of ourselves and invites individuals to “get real” by digging deep within the less understood parts of our personalities. You can’t hide with Black Pepper!
Basil is a culinary must-have that has been used to enhance the taste of food of cultures across the world. With it’s high linalool content it has the unique ability to help relax the mind and body.
Basil oil has the capability to promote a sense of mental alertness and lessen anxious feelings when diffused.
FOCUS 2 basil / 2 lemon / 1 Douglas Fir
UNWIND 3 basil / 3 Bergamot / 2 Lime / 1 Peppermint
PESTO Next time you want to make pesto but don’t have any basil, use baby spinach as the base and add a few drops of basil oil instead!
In Italy, placing a pot of basil on a balcony meant that a woman was ready for her suitor to come.
Emotionally, Basil is The Oil of Renewal. This oil is also excellent for states of nervousness, anxious feelings and depressive moods. Basil oil supports those who are under a great deal of mental strain and brings rejuvenation of vital forces after long periods of burnout and exhaustion.
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