Clove Essential Oil is a fantastic winter warming oil.
Try combining Clove, Orange and Cinnamon Oils for a lovely Christmas fragrance to make your home warm and enticing for guests. Simply add a couple of drops of each oil to warm water. Clove is naturally stimulating oil that may help offer a little energy boost when its needed. Traditionally, Clove has been used to help support immunity, digestive issues and help with respiratory problems.
Only extracted from the bud, this oil should be diluted to less than 1% before being applied to the skin.
The volatile oil is obtained by steam distillation of the buds, leaves or stalks or stems of the plant. This particular oil is collected from the bud and is lower in eugenol content.
A sweet-spicy odour with a fruity fresh top note.
Antiseptic, fungicidal, warming and soothing.
Eugenol, eugenyl acetate, caryophyllene
INCI name:Eugenia caryophyllus Bud Oil
Traditionally used as a muscle relaxant and soothing agent.
Dilute in a carrier oil before skin application. Keep away from children and out of eyes. Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin. For further advice on using essential oils to treat medical conditions, we recommend you seek advice from a professional.
Please note that Amphora Aromatics Ltd cannot be held responsible for any injury, illness or adverse reaction to any recipes, instructions or advice given. It is the responsibility of the end user to ensure that they have followed the relevant safety protocols and that they are aware of any possible side effects before use. We always advise that a skin patch test is carried out before full usage of any natural product whether purchased from ourselves or elsewhere.
'I often use Clove, Orange and Cinnamon together to make a wonderful winter frgrance that smells like a traditional pomander at the same time as giving some protection against winter epidemic'. - an excerpt from Aromatherapy an A - Z by Patricia Davis.
'Clove bud is analgesic, antispasmodic and stimulating. It raises blood pressure. Check for skin irritation. Used in tradional medicine for alleviating toothache. Used in many modern pharmaceuticals. The aroma is strong and spicy.' - an excerpt from The Essential Blending Guide by Rosemary Caddy.
'Clove is traditionally associated with relief of toothache due to its numbing effect. It is obtained from the flower buds of a small Madagascan evergreen tree and is best administered by a qualified Aromatherapist for uses other than inhalation.' - an excerpt from Aromatherapy Stress Management by Christine Westwood.