Piper nigrum-distilled from the peppercorns, dried and
crushed. Has a fresh, dry-woody, warm,
spicy scent. Used in the food industry
and for unusual effects in perfumery, such as with ROSE. Has been used in the
East for over 4,000 years for medicinal and culinary. Blends with FRANKINCENSE, SANDALWOOD,
LAVENDER, ROSEMARY, MARJORAM, other spices. There is also a "White pepper" from
which the hulls have been removed and a "Pink Pepper" (Schinus molle)which essential oil has a
sweeter character than black pepper, going well even in fruit sauces, vinaigrette's, and desserts.
CAUTIONS: Possible irritant; Dilute appropriately.
GEM: Bloodstone, Poppy Jasper, Old Jade, Tiger Eye
ASTRO: Aries, Mars
ENERGY TYPE: 3, 4
USED FOR THESE
POSITIVE ATTRIBUTES: Comfort,
Stamina, Endurance, Motivation, Acceptance, Alertness, Grounding, Stabilizing,
sterner among the oils, but also livelier.
They may seem old for their age, whether the baby who seems thirty or
the 12 yr old who acts 42.
+Will reprimand you
for not having behaved correctly, particularly if you are a carefree
MELISSA. Very upright and
self-righteous, and if suitable, dictatorial.
+Can be charming,
trustworthy, kind, and very loyal, if they wish (and like you.)
+Can be stimulating,
encouraging everyone to succeed and tend to take on responsibility for everyone
in their family circle. If female, she
will be the type who has to be obeyed.
+Can be flirtatious,
but more to convince themselves they can be passionate. They are not warming in love and find it
difficult to recognize true love. May go through life with a lot of lovers,
perhaps trying to find once again, true love that may have been let go.
+Will tolerate anyone
for the sake of appearances.
and has to be better than everyone else at everything.
+Might adopt a holier
than thou attitude.
+They are welcome in
help with financial matters, at which they excel. Good at advising on investments, taxes, law
+Found in all walks
of life, but prefer jobs that give power and money. Excel at being lawyers,
judges, bankers, accountants, financial advisors, military life, prison
services, traffic wardens. They will
never be happy unless they are in charge.
-If negative, will
blame everyone else for their emotional state and become irritable, cold, and
-They find it very
difficult to express love, even when they feel it.
-Can be exasperating
to those around them because of lack of empathy and lateral thinking.
-May blow their tops
with indignation and frustration, usually over the stupidity of others.
USED FOR THESE
NEGATIVE STATES: Emotional blockage,
Compulsion, Confusion, Fatigue, Indecision, Irrational, Anger, Frustration,
Emotional coldness, Apathy, Mental Exhaustion
USED FOR THESE
PHYSICAL STATES: (Not considered
compatible with homeopathic remedies) Anemia,
Arthritis, Muscular/Joint Pains, Fibromyalgia, Poor circulation, Sprains,
Chills, Colic, Digestive upsets, Colds, Flu, Viruses. Can be irritant in high concentration, so
always dilute and use moderately.