BOTANICAL NAME: Syzygium aromaticum L.
PLANT PART: Buds
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
DESCRIPTION: A clear pale yellow to yellow liquid of medium consistency.
AROMATIC SUMMARY: A middle note of medium aroma, Clove Bud Essential Oil smells like the actual spice.
BLENDS WITH: Blends well with other spice oils including Cinnamon Bark , Nutmeg, Citronella, Grapefruit, Lemon, Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary, and Rose
BENEFITS AND USES: Antifugal,antiviral, anti inflammatory, helps clean teeth and gums, often used for toothache, very stimulating and energizing essential oil that can be used as a warming massage oil.
FACTS OF INTEREST: Clove Bud Essential Oil is derived from the slender evergreen that grows up to 12 meters in height At the start of the rainy season, long buds appear that change color over time and are beaten from the trees and dried. These are the cloves sold that are sold commercially. The word ‘clove’ comes from the Latin word clavus, meaning nail, because the shaft and head of the clove bud resembled an ancient nail. Cloves were among the most precious of spices of Europe during the 16th and 17th centuries, and were worth more than their weight in gold. They continue to be used in Ayurvedic medicine, traditional Chinese medicine, western herbalism, and in dentistry.
CAUTIONS: This oil should not be used by those who are pregnant or under the care of a physician. Dilute well before use; for external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.Not recommended for use in children under the age of 2