Tag: black pepper

Discovering ingredients: Black Pepper Essential Oil

How well do you know ingredients?  We have been building our library of knowledge regarding oils, and ingredients for soap making, and on a whim I insisted we purchase an 8 oz bottle of black pepper essential oil.  It has sat on the shelf for…

Focus on ingredients – Black Pepper Essential Oil

Black pepper, yes, the same substance you shake onto food for flavoring, is another ingredient that makes amazing body products.  So how much do you know about Black Pepper? It is a fruit! Yes, it is the fruit grown from the Piperaceae plant, native to southern…