Cubeb Essential Oil
Cubeb Essential Oil has a strong affinity with Black Pepper Essential Oil, but it is a milder aromatherapy oil aromatically. Nevertheless, it is just as potent.
Both Cubeb Essential Oil and Black Pepper Essential Oil share similar health benefits, but Cubeb Oil offers a more extensive list of applications.
One area where Cubeb Essential Oil differs from its close cousin, is in its skincare applications. Cubeb Essential Oil is exceptionally supportive of skin health, and has a reputation for dramatically helping with problematic skin conditions, both in appeasing irritation and soreness, and improving outcomes.
Cubeb Essential Oil Health Benefits
Cubeb Essential Oil health benefits are thought to include: Analgesic + antibacterial + anti-inflammatory + antimicrobial + antioxidant + antipyretic + antiseptic + astringent + carminative, (reduces digestive gas & bloating) + disinfectant + diuretic + expectorant + hepatoprotective + stimulant + tonic + vermifuge, (kills intestinal worms) + warming
Cubeb Essential Oil Traditional Health Benefits
Cubeb Aromatherapy Oil has been traditionally used to support digestion and the respiratory system. It has also been used for urinary health.
Cubeb is native to Indonesia and Java, where it has been used in traditional medicine for centuries. It is also known as Java Pepper Essential Oil for this reason.
Cubeb Essential Oil also has many applications within traditional Indian healing practices, namely Ayurveda.
In Ayurvedic traditions, Cubeb Essential Oil is seen as a remedy for treating excess kapha and vata energies and as a regulatory aid for a pitta deficit. It has also been used to aid fertility and treat sexual dysfunction, as well as joint and bone problems within the Ayurvedic tradition.
Other names for Cubeb Oil include:
- Tailed Pepper Essential Oil
- Shital Chini Essential Oil (Hindi)
- Kabab Chini Essential Oil (Hindi)
Cubeb Essential Oil traditional health benefits are thought to include:
- Digestive health: Bloating + flatulence + slow metabolism + indigestion + constipation
- Digestive infections
- Respiratory health: Sinusitis + congestion + throat infections + bronchitis + coughs & colds + excess mucus + laryngitis
- Asthma + allergies + chronic pharyngitis
- Liver health
- Autoimmune / inflammatory conditions
- Oral health
- Urinary tract infections
- Leucorrhoea (vaginal discharge)
- Pain relief
- Emotional distress
- Weight loss
- Loss of taste & smell
- Loss of appetite
- Central nervous system (CNS) support
Cubeb Essential Oil For Skincare
Cubeb Essential Oil is excellent for reducing the discomfort of, and helping to heal inflammatory skin conditions, such as; acne, rosacea, psoriasis and many forms of dermatitis.
It is deeply appeasing for any form of skin rash, including eczema.
Cubeb Essential Oil Energetic Properties
This aromatherapy oil is exceedingly supportive. It is also very energetically protective, purifying and balancing.
Whilst exerting an appeasing and calming influence, Cubeb Essential Oil also asserts an energising and invigorating effect. It is a deeply uplifting oil.
Cubeb Essential Oil is also imbued with the energy of giving and of abundance. It gently guides us to opening up to unconditional love.
Unsurprisingly, Cubeb is an evergreen, climbing vine which grows up to 6 meters in height, and is embellished with heart-shaped leaves.
Cubeb Essential Oil Cautions & Contraindications
Cubeb Essential Oil is considered non-toxic.
Tisserand and Young recommend a dermal maximum of 7.5%
You should consult your healthcare professional before using Cubeb Essential Oil if:
- You are pregnant or lactating
*Wild As The Wind do not advocate using any more than 12 drops of essential oil a day. However, it is possible to use up to 50 drops therapeutically, in extenuating circumstances, for acute periods of one to three days.
Wild As The Wind Cubeb Essential Oil
Wild As The Wind Cubeb Essential Oil is a premium quality aromatherapy oil, suitable for therapeutic purposes.
- INCI: Piper cubeba
- Plant Family: Piperaceae
- Chemical family: Sesquiterpenes
- Extraction Method: Steam distilled
- Parts Used: Berries
- Appearance: Pale yellow, medium consistency
- Aroma: Sweet, spicy, rich & warm with a hint of pepper
- Shelf Life: 3 years
- Perfumery Note: Middle / Base
- Origin: Indonesia
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils
Wild As The Wind offer one of the most extensive ranges of premium quality, therapeutic grade UK essential oils available online.
Professional therapists use Wild As The Wind Essential Oils, including Osteopaths and Massage Therapists.
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils are also used domestically, for home remedies as well as in green cleaning products etc.
Wild As The Wind Essential Oils Are Suitable For:
- Diffusing & nebulising
- Diluting to make body & bath oils (1% dilution)
- Using in your household first aid kit (average 2% dilution)
- Adding to your shampoos, conditioners & liquid soaps (5 drops per 100ml)
- Diluting to make face oils (2% dilution)
- Formulating effective household cleaners & sanitisers (average 5% dilution)
Please consult How To Use Essential Oils for more information on how to use aromatherapy oils, and how to blend them.
However, not all essential oils are suitable for all applications. For this reason you must read the specific safety advice, including cautions and contraindications, for the specific essential oils you intend to use.
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