Black pepper oil is very rich in helpful minerals and vitamins. For instance, it has vitamin-A (Beta Carotene), which is very beneficial for ocular health so also for antioxidant activity. Vitamin-K is essential for keeping proper circulatory and metabolic functions, muscles, and bones.
Also, there is presence of calcium, potassium and selenium. Calcium is great for bones and potassium is effective in regulating blood pressure, selenium is highly needed for the proper formation of bones, nails, hair follicles and teeth, as well as for proper functioning of the brain.
In this article, we will be talking about four different homemade recipes with black pepper oil. These are amazing and natural ways to hydrate the skin with this oil:
· Yoghurt and Pepper Exfoliating Mixture: You only need to combine one tablespoon of black pepper and two spoons of yoghurt. Mix it thoroughly till it forms a paste and now apply it on clean skin. Rub in circular motions for several minutes and at the end, wash with cold water. This exfoliating mixture can help you clean your skin, get rid of blemishes and scars, and give shine to your skin.
· Mask with pepper and honey to fight acne: The ingredients needed are half a teaspoon of black pepper, egg white foam, and one tablespoon of honey. Then mix the ingredients together and apply the mask on your face. Let it stay there for 15 to 20 minutes and then wash your face. This face mask can help you clean your face from pimples and acne.
· Fight cellulite with pepper essential oil: You will need to get 100ml of body cream and 3 to 4 drops of black pepper essential oil. You can now add the essential oil drops into the body cream and rub it on your cellulite or fat deposits area in the morning and during the evening time.
· Cellulite body oil: The ingredients needed include two tablespoons of almond oil, two tablespoons of sesame oil/ grape seed oil, and four drops of black pepper essential oil. Mix all the ingredients together and rub the mixture on your body after bathing twice daily. You need to try and focus on the affected areas. The oil boosts elasticity of the skin and the skin tone, while at the same time reduces cellulite and fat deposits.