About Clove Bud Essential Oil
Clove Bud Essential Oil is very similar to cinnamon and has many of the same properties in aromatherapy. When applied topically in extremely low dilution and with other oils, clove oil can assist in aiding tired, fatigued or overworked muscles Because of clove oils extremely warming nature; we advise to use it cautiously.
A rich, classic note used in the kitchen and fragrance, this stimulating oil can be used for increasing the appetite. Also when used in an Aroma Inhaler it can assist with the emotional and physical ailments typically brought on by a cold, damp winter. Clove’s familiar aroma can help bolster the spirits and uplift the mind when diffused.
Clove Bud Essential Oil has long held a place in Traditional Chinese Medicine, where it is used to dispel cold and warm the body. More recently, it has been thought that if you burn clove as incense, it may draw wealth and prosperity while also producing a positive atmosphere.
In Aromatherapy Clove Bud Essential Oil can be used topically or inhaled:
to help relieve muscle aches and pains, bruising and arthritis
or inhaled to reduce the symptoms of cold & cough
to promote healthy boundaries energetically, mentally and emotionally
Clove Bud Essential Oil Profile
This fine oil from India has the clear and pungent sweetness of fresh clove buds. Our oil is steam-distilled from the cloves buds that are harvested, then dried in preparation for distillation.
How to Use Clove Bud Essential Oil
Massage Oil: Because this oil is dermotoxic, we would recommend use only in very low dilution (less than 0.5%).
In the Diffuser: Clove brings a spicy, autumn aroma into your life with every breath. Like other spices, this oil can help to relieve respiratory discomfort and cold symptoms. Try diffusing a combination of 4 drops Sweet Orange, 2 drops Clove, 1 drop Cinnamon, 2 drops Lemon essential oils to bring relief to a weary mind and body.
Other Ways to Use Clove Bud Essential Oil
Clove can be used as an insect repellant: simply add to a spray bottle and spritz away as needed.
Aromatic Profile and Blending of Clove Bud Essential Oil
Perfumery Note: Middle
Odour: Spicy, warm slightly fruity; rich and penetrating
Strength of Initial Aroma: Medium to Strong
Dry-out: sweet, spicy
Blends Well With: spice, herb and citrus oils such as basil, ginger, lemon; citrus and floral oils like geranium and chamomile; also, frankincense and ylang-ylang.
Botanical Name: Syzygium aromaticum
Composition: 100% Pure Clove Bud Essential Oil
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Plant Part: Flower bud
Colour: Pale yellow to yellowish brown
Safety Considerations for Clove Bud Essential Oil
Clove oil is an irritant and causes strong skin irritation; for external use only. Caution- clove oil is dermotoxic that can damage the skin and mucous membranes. Not suitable for young children
IMPORTANT: All Awesome Vitality products are for external use only. Awesome Vitality products are not intended to treat, diagnose, prevent or cure any disease, and should not be used if pregnant, in lieu of or against the instructions of a medical practitioner.