If you’re looking to learn about different essential oils, then you’re in the right place! Read below to find out more about Clove essential oil and its many wonders.
Steam distilled from the buds or leaves of Eugenia caryophyllata, this essential oil that originates in Indonesia has a warm and spicy aroma that’s slightly bitter. Clove is a middle note oil that blends well with Basil, Cinnamon, Citronella, Orange and Peppermint.
Clove is a phenomenal addition to homemade toothpaste due to its antimicrobial properties. It makes a wonderful addition to Aromatherapy First Aid kits due to its antifungal, antiseptic, and antiviral properties. Use it in a diffuser blend to help ward off germs and disperse a delightful aroma (add Sweet Orange for a particularly warm and invigorating combination). Looking to quit smoking? Clove can help reduce cravings and other side effects.
Want to find out more about other essential oils? Check out our Essential Oils A to Z Series, where we’re constantly adding new profiles.