Primary Benefits

  • When used internally, it may support healthy immune, digestive, and respiratory systems 

  • Internal use may be relaxing to the nervous system  

Aromatic Description

Spicy, fruity, slightly woody 

Collection Method

Steam Distilled 

Plant Part 

Fruit 

Main Constituents 

Limonene, α-Phellandrene, Myrcene 


pink pepper OIL


A sacred tree to the Incans, Pink Pepper essential oil is distilled from the fruit of the pink peppercorn tree, which was used by indigenous people as herbal solutions to health needs. 

Description

The pink peppercorn, while similar in appearance to black peppercorn apart from the color, is closely related to cashews. The “molle,” or pink peppercorn tree, was considered a sacred tree to ancient Incans. Indigenous populations used all parts of the tree, including the pink peppercorn fruit, as herbal solutions to health needs. Pink Pepper essential oil is well known for its ability to help support a healthy metabolism and immune system when taken internally. 

Internal use of Pink Pepper oil may also help the body maintain healthy cellular function and overall cellular health.* Limonene and α-Phellandrene, two of the main chemical components of Pink Pepper essential oil, may be calming to the nervous system when consumed.* Additionally, Limonene may help support healthy blood sugar and cholesterol levels already in the normal range when taken internally. 

Uses

  • Create a soothing massage by combining one to two drops of Pink Pepper oil with doTERRA Fractionated Coconut Oil. 

  • May help calm and soothe the nervous system when taken internally.  

  • Blend Pink Pepper essential oil with citrus or floral oils to create an invigorating aroma. 

  • May help promote healthy cellular immune function and response when consumed.  

Directions for Use 

Diffusion: Use three to four drops in the diffuser of your choice. 

Internal Use: Dilute one drop in 4 fl. oz. of liquid.

Topical use: Apply one to two drops to desired area. Dilute with carrier oil to minimize any skin sensitivity. See additional precautions below. 

Cautions

Possible skin sensitivity. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, or under a doctor’s care, consult your physician. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.

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