Clove Essential Oil 10ml
Eugenia Caryophyllus (Clove Bud) Oil
Main uses: Aid in the prevention and treatment of respiratory infections/illnesses, relieve stress and treat headaches
Properties: Antioxidant, antiviral, antibacterial, anti-fungal, anti-parasitic and expectorant
Note: Base (To Middle)
Blends well with: Citrus based oils
Cautions: Needs to be diluted for topical application
Extraction method: 100% steam distillation
Extracted from the dried flower buds of clove, this essential oil has numerous medicinal properties. Commonly used in dental care to assist treating toothaches and mouth sores, the pain relieving and warming qualities of clove make it ideal for soothing muscle pain and stimulating both blood circulation and metabolism. The high number of antioxidants in clove oil may protect skin cells from free radical damage and premature aging. In skincare products, clove may to lessen wrinkles and sagging skin by stimulating blood flow for facial rejuvenation.
- Spicy aroma
- Provides a warming quality that soothes muscles
- Improves circulation for radiant skin
How to Use
- Essential oils have the natural ability to heal, soothe, and stimulate. With antibacterial, antiviral, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties, essential oils have a wide variety of uses.
- Sniff essential oils right from the bottle for an instant pick-me-up, to relive anxiety, or to induce relaxation.
- Add to carrier oil, such as jojoba, and use in a soothing massage. Place a few drops in diffuser to eliminate household odors.
- Add to cleaning products for more antibacterial and antimicrobial power.
- During cold and flu season, diffuse daily to stimulate immunity.
- Mix with carrier oil and apply to the skin to assist healing wounds.
- Add a drop or two to your face serum and apply daily to and protect skin against the signs of aging.
- Before applying to skin, do a patch test – Wash, clean, and dry the area on your upper arm near the crook of your elbow. Apply small amount of essential oil and cover with a bandage. Leave the bandage on for 24 hours, then remove and check for irritation. If skin looks clear and there is no reaction after the allotted test time, the oil is presumably safe to use. If you feel irritation at any time during the test, remove bandage and wash area with soap and water.