Clove Bud Essential Oil
Botanical name: Syzygium aromaticum
Plant part: Bud
Extraction: Steam distillation
Origin Country: Comoros Islands
Products color: Pale yellow
Aroma profile: Sweet, spicy, warming yet slightly bitter and woody
Perfumery note: Middle
Shelf life: 4-6 years
Originally from the Molucca Islands, and native to Indonesia, Madagascar and Zanzibar which is the world’s biggest producer, Cloves (Eugenia carylophyllata) have been with us for centuries and are believed to be one of the first traded spices. They were used historically and till date in cooking and for their myriad healing benefits and is named in records from ancient Chinese and Indian civilizations.
Obtained from the unopened pink flower buds of this Evergreen tree which are hand-picked, dried to they become that brown color we all know and either sold whole or ground as a culinary spice or steam distilled to produce the Eugenol rich essential oil and hydrosol.
Clove Bud Essential Oil is traditionally used for immune, respiratory, and digestive support and is attributed to be beneficial for pain relief, bacterial, fungal and viral infections, toothaches, flu, bronchitis, warts, tired limbs, nausea, stomach cramps etc.
Blends well with:
Essential oils of Allspice, Bay, Bergamot, Cassia, Cedarwood, Chamomile Roman, Cinnamon Bark, Clary sage, Frankincense, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Orange, Palmarosa, Peppermint, Rose, Rosemary, Sandalwood, Sweet Fennel, Tulsi, Vanilla, and Ylang Ylang
Note: Product colors and aroma profiles are intended to represent the typical and approximate color and scent of each oil. However, both can vary based on harvesting, distillation and other factors. These variations should not affect the efficacy of the product.
How to use: Diffusion & Topical
How to use Skin & Hair care
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Diffusion: Add a few drops Clove Bud Essential Oil or optionally create a blend with one or more EOs of Winter Cherry, Sweet Marjoram, Labdanum, Rosewood, Rose Geranium etc. to an ultrasonic diffuser or diffuser bracelet to promote relaxation, calmness, relieve stress and anxiety, combat insomnia. Its invigorating, stimulating effect is beneficial when dealing with mental exhaustion and fatigue.
To aid nausea especially motion sickness, using a diffuser bracelet is recommended.
Its expectorant benefits and cooling, anti-inflammatory effect on the nasal cavity and throat helps relieve coughs, colds, asthma, sinusitis, bronchitis, sore throats, coughs and other respiratory issues and other problems related to the nasal tract. as a potent decongestant, mucolytic and to improve breathing which is beneficial when dealing with mild asthma, bronchitis, and other respiratory issues.
When inhaled via diffusion it is also helpful in stimulating the libido, detoxification, and repelling insects.
Topical: Add 2-5 drops to a tablespoon/15ml of base oil or shea butter and apply to affected area to help relieve pain and reduce swelling due to rheumatism, to relieve muscular and menstrual spasms (cramps) and alleviate pain and inflammation.
Apply to lower abdomen and lower back to aid digestive issues, expel excess gas which helps when dealing with constipation, diarrhea, flatulence, indigestion etc.
Apply to the chest area to provide relief when dealing with issues of a blocked or congested respiratory tract.
Create a compress for tooth or earaches by adding 3 drops of Clove Bud EO into 1 tablespoon of coconut or any other carrier oil into warm water, dip a towel into the water and hold against the tooth/ear externally, do not put in your mouth or ear canal. You can also skip the water part and just apply the blend to the localized external area.
Add 1 drop to 1 tablespoon of a light base oil and apply to styes, insect bites, skin ulcers, and fungal skin infections e.g. athlete's foot, thrush, prickly heat, rashes etc.
Add 10 drops to 50ml of a light easy absorbent oil for a relaxing, soothing massage.
Create a stronger blend by adding one or more EOs e.g. Oregano, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Hyssop, Peppermint, Rosemary
Other attributed benefits include anesthetic, antimicrobial, antifungal, antiseptic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, and stimulating