Allspice Essential Oil Health BenefitsAllspice (Pimento), also known as Jamaican Pepper is not commonly recognized for its health benefits, even though they are numerous. Allspice essential oil is administered as an anesthetic, analgesic, antibacterial, anti-infectious, antioxidant, antiviral, anti-fungal, antiseptic, anti-parasitic, relaxant, rubefacient, carminative and stimulant.

Allspice is commonly thought of as a combination of spices because the aroma is a combination of cinnamon, clove and nutmeg. However, Allspice comes from an evergreen tree that produces berries. When steam was distilling the essential oils, both the berry and the evergreen is used. Allspice essential oil blends well with Cinnamon, Ginger, Geranium, Lavender, Orange, Patchouli and Ylang-Ylang essential oils.

This article discusses how to use Allspice essential oils for Arthritis, Bone and Muscular injuries, Bronchitis, Cough & Cold, Cramps, Dull Complexion, Flatulence, Hair Loss, Headaches, Hypersensitivity, Immune System, Indigestion, Insect Bites and Stings, Insomnia, Joint Strain, Loss of Hearing, Loss of Vision, Macular Degeneration, Nervous Disorders, Neuralgia, Obesity, Sinusitis, Muscle Spasms, Stress, Wounds and Infections.

Arthritis

Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis are different in the fact that osteoarthritis occurs from years of overuse of the joints and rheumatoid arthritis is an autoimmune disease that attacks the joints. In either case the inflammation caused from both are a contributing factor to pain and additional deterioration. Allspice Essential Oil is a great anti-inflammatory. It also has a warming and soothing effect on the area applied. Allspice is used in essential oil combinations for both Osteoarthritis and Rheumatoid Arthritis.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Arthritis:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the joints at least three times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Arthritis:

Allspice, Basil, Bay Leaf, Birch, Cedarwood, Cypress, Frankincense, Grapefruit, Juniper Berry, Melaleuca, Myrrh, Peppermint

Bone and Muscular injuries (Anesthetic-Pain Reliever)

Allspice Essential oil relieves pain from bone injuries, muscular injuries and joint strains by producing a numbing effect, without affecting the nervous system and or impulse conduction. The oil will numb the localized area.

How to use for Allspice Essential Oil Bone and Muscular Injuries:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the affected area at least three times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Bone and Muscular Injuries:

Allspice, Helichrysum, Idaho Balsam Fir, Palo Santo, Peppermint, Spruce, Valerian, Wintergreen

Bronchitis

Allspice essential oil is beneficial to relief bronchitis and chest infections.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Bronchitis:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

In vapor therapy, you can use this oil to relieve bronchitis and chest infections. Mix with other oils for bronchitis. Allspice is strong and vaporizing too much can aggravate mucous membranes.

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the affected area at least three times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Bronchitis:

Allspice, Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lemon, Lime, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary

Cough & Cold (Analgesic)

Allspice essential oil can help elevated congested coughs caused by cold and flu.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Cough & Cold:


Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

In vapor therapy, you can use this oil to relief congestion from colds. Mix with other oils for Congestions. Allspice is strong and vaporizing too much can aggravate mucous membranes.

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the affected area at least three times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Cough & Cold:

Allspice, Clove, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Lemon, Lime, Oregano, Peppermint, Rosemary

Dull Complexion (Glowing Skin-Facial Redness)

Rubefacient (Warming)

Allspice increases blood circulation below the skin. If you want to have a natural blush to your skin, you can rub diluted Allspice essential oils into your cheeks. giving you more beautiful and blushing look. The stimulating property of this oil increases blood circulation below the skin (and in the whole body), giving a reddish tinge.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Dull Complexion:

Facial Topical oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into cheeks, rub gently into cheeks before applying makeup. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Dull Complexion:

Allspice, Black Pepper, Clove, Cypress, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Juniper Berry, Lavender

Flatulence (Gas in the intestines)

Allspice essential oil could be beneficial in offering relief from indigestion and flatulence. Whenever the topic of gas is mentioned, it seems to get a laugh out of folks (especially my son). However, when it happens to you it can be upsetting, very debilitating, uncomfortable, as well as deadly in extraordinary occurrences. From simpler to more complicated complications, gas can cause heaviness, indigestion, unrest, stomach aches, cramps, chest pain, high blood pressure, heart troubles, as well as death.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Flatulence:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the stomach area before or after meals, or when symptoms occur. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Internal Use:

Always consult with your Naturopath or Health Provider before using anything internally. Remember essential oils are very potent, it takes an enormous amount of the berries and plants to make just one drop of the essential oil. Allspice essential oils are considered safe for internal use, but this oil is not commonly used internally. Your health provider may suggest another alternative treatment or have you use one drop in tea to help with flatulence.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Flatulence:

Allspice, Anise, Caraway, Coriander, Fennel, Ginger, Peppermint, Tarragon

Hair Loss (Antioxidant)

Antioxidants can be among the most-significant health properties of any spice or food today. Individuals are simply crazy over antioxidants! It is because antioxidants appear to work wonders.

Antioxidants can stop aging by neutralizing the free radicals or oxidants and can also fix a few of the damage already done by them.

Oxidants, also called free radicals are not solely in charge of age-associated issues. Such as weakening of the muscles, baldness, lack of eyesight and hearing, nervous disorders, macular and muscle degeneration, and lots of others, but they are also able to activate specific kinds of cancers in the body like colon, intestines, and prostate.

The antioxidant property of the oil will be able to help you lead a very long, healthy, and youthful life and can be extremely successful in countering these risks.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Hair Loss:

Daily use:
Add 2 drops of any of the essential oils for hair loss to scalp and massage in before washing hair.

Periodic Use (At least once a week):
Castor Oil:
1. Massage 6 drops of any of the essential oils for hair loss into scalp.
2. Separate hair and rub Castor Oil into as much of the scalp as possible.
3. Place a shower cap over hair. Wrap head with a hot towel.
4. Leave on for 1-2 hours.

Coconut Oil (solid or fractionated):
1. Massage 6 drops of any of the essential oils for hair loss into scalp.
2. Separate hair and rub Coconut Oil into as much of the scalp as possible.
3. Sleep with the Coconut Oil in hair.

** Oil will stain pillowcase; you may want to place a towel over the pillowcase. If you apply too much oil, it will take a few shampoos to remove oil. If too much oil is applied, you may have to massage cornstarch into scalp.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Hair Loss:

Allspice, Clary Sage, Cypress, Geranium, Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sage, Thyme, Ylang-Ylang

Headaches (Analgesic)

Allspice essential oil has anesthesia and analgesic properties. creating numbing influence on the nerves and allowing your brain to forget that there was a pain and will not let the senses register pain or carry that sensation to the mind, thus giving relief from pain of headaches.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Headaches:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil using a combination of the headache oils into to rub into temple, behind ears and behind neck to the affected area at least three times a day when experiencing headaches. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Headaches:

Allspice, Lavender, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, Ginger, Helichrysum, Peppermint, Wintergreen

Hypersensitivity

Hypersensitivity also known as hyper reaction or intolerance creates issues with allergies and autoimmune disorders. Allspice essential oil sedates responses with hyper reactions and nervous afflictions, while causing a relaxing and calming influence on the head and body.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Hypersensitivity:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

When a spell of the blues strike, place a few drops in a burner, diffuser or vaporizer, and it help lift the melancholy and relieves tension. Mix oils with other mood-lifting oils. Allspice is strong and can aggravate mucous membranes.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Hypersensitivity:

Allspice, Clove, Frankincense, Helichrysum, Lemon, Melaleuca, Melissa, Myrrh, Oregano, Valor

Immune System (Boosts the immune system)

The essential oil of Allspice acts as a tonic for health and boosts the immune system of the body.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Immune System:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil containing a combination of the Immune System Supporting Oils with a carrier oil. Apply nightly to feet before bed. Here is an example of an Immune System blend for a 1 oz bottle.

Immune System Oil

3-drops Allspice oil
3-drops Lavender oil
3-drops lemon oil
3-drops Melaleuca
1-oz Carrier oil

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Immune System:

Allspice, Bay Laurel, Frankincense, Hyssop, Lemon, Melaleuca, Melissa, Mountain Savory, Oregano, Ravensara

Indigestion (Gas in the intestines)

Allspice essential oil could be beneficial in offering relief from indigestion and flatulence. Whenever the topic of gas is mentioned, it seems to get a laugh out of folks (especially my son). However, when it happens to us it can be upsetting, very debilitating, uncomfortable, as well as deadly in extraordinary instances. From simpler to more complicated complications, gas can cause heaviness, indigestion, unrest, stomach aches, cramps, chest pain, high blood pressure, heart troubles, as well as death.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Indigestion:


Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the stomach area before or after meals, or when symptoms occur. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Internal Use

Always consult with your Health Provider before using anything internally. Remember essential oils are very potent, it takes an enormous amount of the berries and plants to make just one drop of the essential oil. Allspice essential oils are considered safe for internal use, but this oil is not commonly used internally. Your health provider may suggest another alternative treatment or have you use one drop in tea to help with flatulence.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Indigestion:

Allspice, Anise, Caraway, Coriander, Fennel, Ginger, Peppermint, Tarragon

Insect Bites and Stings (Anesthetic)

Allspice Essential oil, when utilized, it has a numbing result, even though it is not sufficient to the nervous system and is just locally efficient. Allspice helps to endure particular problems, for those with neuralgia, bone injuries, muscular injuries and joint strains, as well these pains from bug bites.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Insect Bites or Stings:


Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the skin to treat insect stings and bites. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Follow the instructions below if you get an insect bite or sting. Remember the sac and the entire stinger has venom in it.

1. Immediately remove the stinger with a straight-edged object, such as a credit card, if nothing is available use your fingernail. This will remove the stinger along with the sac.

Do not try to pull it out because you might squeeze the sac causing all the venom to be injected into your body. It is important to immediately remove as much of the stinger as possible within 30 seconds. Even if a smaller piece is left behind, you can remove the rest when you have the right tools.

2. Following the removal of the stinger, you can rub the essential oil blend or 1-2 drops of non-diluted Lavender Oil on the area.
3. Put bentonite clay on the area where the bite is located.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Insect Bites or Stings:

Allspice, Basic, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Melaleuca, Peppermint, Rosemary, Thyme

Insomnia (Relaxant)

This essential oil sedates responses with hyper reactions and nervous afflictions, while causing a relaxing and calming influence on the head and body. This property also efficiently gives relief from spasms and cramps. Allspice Essential oil can also be helpful for bringing those individuals who suffer from sleeplessness slumber.

Using essential oils may not treat insomnia or its cause, but using essential oils that are calming and relaxing before bedtime will allow you to fall asleep faster and stay asleep until your planned time to wake up.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Insomnia:


Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into feet and neck. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Pillowcase

Simply add a few drops of your chosen oil directly to your pillow, or into a cotton ball which you can then put under the pillow case.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Insomnia:

Allspice, Cedarwood, Clary Sage, Lavender, Marjoram, Orange Blossom, Patchouli, Roman Chamomile, Sandalwood, Valerian, Vetiver, Ylang-Ylang

Joint Strain (Anesthetic)

Allspice Essential oil helps with joint strains, pains and aches. This oil has a warming effect increasing circulation, promoting healing, reducing pain and has a numbing effect.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Joint Strain:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into joints. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Joint Strain:

Allspice, Birch, Chamomile, Clove, Cypress, Ginger, Juniper Berry, Marjoram, Peppermint, Rosemary

Hearing Loss (Antioxidant)

Some essential oils have been touted to improve hearing loss because of the increased circulation which causes repair of cells.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Hearing Loss:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed on and around the ear. Do not put oil directly in the ear. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Hearing Loss Oil
3-drops Allspice oil
6-drops Lavender oil
3-drops Helichrysum Oil
Fill rest of 1 oz bottle with a carrier oil

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Hearing Loss:

Allspice, Geranium, Helichrysum, Lavender

Macular Degeneration (Cell Regeneration)

Macular Degeneration is a disease that blurs the central vision. The retina can slowly die over time, or the blood vessels can loose fluid causing vision loss. Essential oils have a regenerating property can stimulate cell repair and circulation repairing eyesight.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Macular Degeneration:

Create a mixture using the eyesight oils, apply around the eye socket 3 times a day. Do not put too close to eyes, you don’t want to rub it into your eyes. If you are sensitive to the oils around your eyes, you can put it on your feet 3 times a day.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Macular Degeneration:

Allspice, Cypress, Frankincense, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Sandalwood

Menstrual Cramps (Relaxant)

This essential oil efficiently provides relief from spasms and cramps. Allspice Essential oil can also be helpful for individuals who suffer from sleeplessness, which is compounded with menstrual cramps. This oil also sedates responses with hyper reactions and nervous afflictions, while causing a relaxing and calming influence on the head and body.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Menstrual Cramps:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

In vapor therapy, you can use this oil to produce a calming effect. Mix with other relaxation and calming oils. Allspice is strong and vaporizing too much can aggravate mucous membranes.

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the stomach area at least three times a day. If you experience back pain with your menstrual cramps, you can also rub oil into the back. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Relaxation and Calming Effect:

Allspice, Clary Sage, Cypress, Peppermint, Rosemary

Muscle Spasms (Relaxant)

Allspice essential oil can be massaged into areas to alleviate severe muscle spasms and restore mobility quickly.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Muscle Spasms:

Topically / Massage oil

Allspice oil can serve as part of a massage oil for acute muscle spasm. Create a massage oil to be rubbed into the affected muscle at least three times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Muscle Spasms:

Allspice, Basil, Cypress, Marjoram, Rosemary, Chamomile, Clary Sage, Lavender, Wintergreen

Nervous Disorders (Relaxant)

Allspice essential oil sedates responses with nervous afflictions, while causing a relaxing and calming influence on the head and body. This property also efficiently gives relief from spasms and cramps. Allspice Essential oil can also be helpful for bringing those individuals who suffer from sleeplessness.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Nervous Disorders:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

When a spell of the blues strike, place a few drops in a burner, diffuser or vaporizer, and it help lift the melancholy and relieves tension. Mix oils with other mood-lifting oils. Allspice is strong and can aggravate mucous membranes.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Nervous Disorders:

Allspice, Clove, Frankincense, Helichrysum, Lemon, Melaleuca, Melissa, Myrrh, Oregano, Valor

Neuralgia (Anesthetic)

Allspice Essential oil has a local numbing effect on the nervous system. Allspice helps those with neuralgia to endure the feeling of constant pain.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Neuralgia:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be massaged into any area of pain and apply on the bottom of feet before going to bed. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Neuralgia:

Allspice, Basil, Clary Sage, Clove, Geranium, Ginger, Nutmeg, Peppermint, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Tarragon, Yarrow

Obesity (Stimulant)

The scent of certain oils can trigger a feeling of satiation in the brain’s hypothalamus. This reduces hunger cravings. Allspice also stimulates blood circulation, digestion, and secretions in the body, thereby helping maintain proper metabolism.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Obesity:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

In vapor therapy, you can use this oil to trigger the hypothalamus in the Brain to feel satiated.

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be rubbed into wrist, neck, and behind ears several times during the day. Sniff your wrist frequently to trick your brain into not being hungry. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Obesity:

Allspice, Basil, Bergamot, Ginger, Lemon, Marjoram, Peppermint, Sandalwood, Vanilla, Ylang-Ylang.

Sinusitis (Analgesic)

Allspice essential oil is beneficial to relieve sinusitis and chest infections. Diffusing Allspice will help open sinuses and breathing pathways, and helps alleviate symptoms associated with viral infections.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Sinusitis:

Cold Water Diffusers and Vaporizers

In vapor therapy, you can use this oil to relieve sinusitis and chest infections.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Sinusitis:

Allspice, Chamomile, Clove, Eucalyptus, Lavender, Lemon, Peppermint

Stress (Calming Mist)

Allspice essential oil provides a warm, hot-pleasant reassuring aroma, which will be reminiscent of cloves, cinnamon and a touch of juniper berries. Allspice is magnificent for lifting the mood and inspiring trust.

Using essential oils for aromatherapy sprays and oil defusing are a noninvasive, non-toxic and effective way to calm the energies in a room. Essential Oils are great for both mom and kids when things get a little overly hectic, stressful or anytime you need a quiet, soothing atmosphere.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Stress:

Combine the following essential oils and use in either cold water diffuser or the oils can be combined in a glass spray bottle with four fluid ounces(120ml) of pure water. Spray as often as needed into the air or spray on the pillow case.

Stress Relief Oil

3-drops allspice
3-drops chamomile
3-drops mandarin
5-drops vetiver

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Stress:

Allspice, Bergamot, Cedarwood, Chamomile, Frankincense, Geranium, Jasmine, Lavender, Marjoram, Orange, Sandalwood, Valerian, Ylang-Ylang

Vision Loss (Cell Regeneration)

Loss of vision is an accepted part of aging. This can occur due to the loss of elasticity, loss of muscle strength, systemic infections and inflammation. However, it has been suggested that eyesight can be repaired with the regenerating properties of essential oils.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Vision Loss:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a mixture using the eyesight oils, apply around the eye socket 3 times a day. Do not put too close to eyes, you do not want to rub it into your eyes. If you are sensitive to the oils around your eyes, you can put it on your feet 3 times a day.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Vision Loss:

Allspice, Cypress, Frankincense, Helichrysum, Lavender, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Sandalwood

Wounds & Infections (Antiseptic)

A wound that is innocent looking can sometimes be extremely dangerous if it turns out to be septic or comes in contact with tetanus. Believe it or not, even a modest wound may become severely deadly. Tetanus and septic infections or wounds with harmful bacteria can propagate quite fast, engulfing the entire body and resulting in acute convulsions, cramps, breathlessness, pain, hydrophobia, insanity, as well as death. This oil’s antiseptic property inhibits bacterial growth and protects wounds against these diseases, thereby avoiding the circumstances discussed previously.

How to use Allspice Essential Oil for Wounds & Infections:

Topically / Massage oil

Create a massage oil to be applied to the affected area at least 3-5 times a day. Mix with a carrier oil. Allspice can cause skin irritation, and it is recommended to use a very weak dilution about 1/2% dilution. This is 3 drops of Allspice oil per 1 oz (30ml) carrier oil. After application, apply a cold compress to the wound to ease bleeding and swelling.

Essential Oil Natural Remedies for Wounds & Infections:

Allspice, Cinnamon bark, Clove, Eucalyptus, Hyssop, Lemon, Melaleuca, Melrose, Oregano, Rosemary, Thyme

Cautions for Allspice Essential Oils:

Annoyance can be caused by this essential oil in the skin and the mucus membrane if used in high dosages or high concentrations. Allspice should be used in low dosages and lower concentrations. This oil should be also avoided by pregnant women.

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