Priceless Pepper

Fun Facts about Black Pepper!

Sometimes referred to as “black gold” in Greece, black pepper was used as a form of currency by more than one ancient civilization!

Stop wondering about how this priceless ingredient found its way to a corner of your kitchen shelf, and use it abundantly for its amazing properties.

Treat Your Teeth!

Pepper has always been used therapeutically in dentistry as an antiseptic remedy for tooth-decay and gum-swellings.

Salt mixed with pepper is an age-old remedy for a toothache.

  1. Mix 1/4 tsp of pepper and 1/4 tsp of salt with a few drops of water into a paste.
  2. Apply directly on the affected tooth
  3. Let it sit for several minutes.

Natures Best Exfoliator!

Did you know that crushed pepper is one of the best exfoliators nature has provided us?

It also enables blood circulation and provides the skin with more oxygen.

P.S : Don’t use it directly as an exfoliator – add a bit of honey, curd, or fresh cream to it.

What does Black Pepper Consist of?

Did you know the word “pepper” is derived from the Sanskrit word “Pippali”. A pinch of black pepper is added to almost every type of recipe and was also once upon a time used as currency!

Ziva Foods ensures its black pepper is specially treated and handpicked by experts to give you a packet of full of nutrition and goodness.

What Does Piperine in Black Pepper Do?

What Does Piperine in Black Pepper Do?
Piperine is the active ingredient in black pepper that contributes to its unique spicy taste.
While this common cooking ingredient can certainly spice up a meal, it also has incredible medicinal properties thus making it all the more important for you to consume.