Clove bud essential oil has an aromatic sweetness with rich and warm notes similar to vanilla and spicy peppery notes. The aroma of clove is reminiscent of quiet strength, a presence of humility and strength.
Clove oils has a long history of usage in dental applications for oral rinses, relieving toothaches and has mild numbing abilities.
Clove's is considered on one the strongest antiseptic due to its high eugenol content. It also has powerful antiviral and antibacterial properties. In traditional Chinese medicine, clove oil is a tonic for the chi and provides warmth to those suffering conditions from cold weather.
Clove oils is co2 extracted from the buds of the Eugenia caryophyllata tree from India. The co2 extration produces a rich and more bull bodied oil than the steam distilled oil. The co2 extracted clove has the highest orac value for its antioxidant activity. The color is medium to dark brown.
Avoid during pregnancy. May cause skin irritation on sensitive skin. Do not use undiluted on skin.
got this from my sister and I can't get enough of it, mixing it with cinnamon and love the combo. Joya brand oils are quite a nice surprise.