Chili seed essential oil is derived from the steam distillation of hot pepper seeds. The result is a semi viscous dark red essential oil known as chili seed oil. It has wonderful therapeutic properties including the ability to stimulate blood circulation making it especially beneficial for healing wounds and aiding in hair growth by delivering vital nutrients to the scalp. Highly recommended.
|Botanical Name||Capsicum Annum|
|Country of origin||Canada|
|Cultivation||Conventional (Non GMO)|
|Extraction Method||Steam Distilled|
|Color||This is a viscous dark red liquid.|
|Scent||Hot, spicy, pepper like|
|Strength of Aroma||Strong|
|Usage||Bath (may need fixed oil), inhaler, light bulb ring, massage, mist spray, steam inhalation. Use diluted – 50:50 dilution (one part essential oil: one part of carrier oil). Then, apply several drops (2-4) on location, ankles and wrists. Apply to chakras/vitaflex points. Directly inhale or diffuse.|
|Blends well with||Chili Seed is not typically blended with other essential oils.|
|History||The chili pepper, a hotly pungent variety of Capsicum was first cultivated by the people of Central and South America in around 3000 BC. Columbus brought the seeds back to Europe in 1493, and from there it spread throughout the entire world as a favoured spice for cooking. The oil is derived by passing steam through the seeds – the source of the most intense spice. Chili Seed Essential Oil has capsaicin, as one of its main components, and also capsicina, capsanthin, oligoalimenti, lecithin, Vitamin C and flavonoids.|
|Warnings||If you are pregnant, consult a qualified aromatherapist for suitability and safety of specific oils. Many oils should not be used during pregnancy, some only need to be avoided for the first 3 – 4 months.|
|Manufacture||Best Natures Cosmetic|
|Country of Manufacture||Canada|
|Disclaimer||This information is for educational purposes only, it is not intended to treat, cure, prevent or, diagnose any disease or condition. Nor is it intended to prescribe in any way. This information is for educational purposes only and may not be complete, nor may its data be accurate.
As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. Keep away from children. If applying an essential oil to your skin always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier.