Clove bud Essential Oil carries a high rating on the ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbance Capacity) scale, which assesses the antioxidant value of food and beverages, and can therefore be found in many commercial immunity boosters. The clove is exceptional for oral health. It has been shown to slow tooth decay, help with rheumatic mouth pain, and is a natural alternative to toxic fluoride found in toothpastes.
In addition, Clove bud essential oil exhibits exceptional properties when it comes to arthritis, inflammation of the digestion (diarrhea, nausea, vomiting) and soothes the skin after insect bites (especially bees).
Clove essential oil is used by naturopaths to treat lupus, hepatitis, viral infections, cataracts, skin cancer and thyroid disorders. When used in aromatherapy and meditation, clove essential oil helps release negativity and accept self-worth.
- local application
- oral use
Clove bud essential oil should be diluted with a carrier at a ratio of 20:80 (one part of which is essential clove bud oil and four parts is base oil).
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- Clove bud essential oil is extremely powerful. Never inhale directly as it may irritate the nasal passages.
- Do not apply it to the skin without first diluting it as it can cause serious irritation.
- This essential oil is an anticoagulant; may enhance the effects of aspirin, heparin, warfarin and other blood thinners.