INCI / LATIN / TYPE: Syzygium aromatica
SHELF LIFE: 5 years
EXTRACTION: Steam distillation
PART OF PLANT: Clove buds
COUNTRY OF ORIGIN: We source our Clove Bud oil from Madagascar.
INFORMATION AND USES: Clove Bud oil is rich in Eugenol. Eugenol has been researched to be a topical anesthetic and may be helpful for tooth ache and topical application in creams as a pain reliever. (*) Clove bud oil has a spicy, warm aroma and beautiful to fill you home with rich warming aromas. Clove Bud oil has naturally occurring versatile actions against bacteria, pathogens and harmful microorganisms. Clove bud oil is a must-have in your medicine cabinet!(*). Dilute Clove bud oil into one of our 100% organic Carrier oils or into water and use as a mouth rinse. You can use our 100% organic Clove bud in your steamer too
References (*) Alqareer A, Alyahya A, Andersosson L (2006) The Effect of clove and Benzocaine versus placebo as topical anesthetics. J Dent 34: 747-750
ODOR: Peppery, spicy and woody smell (middle note). (*) Koeduka T, Fridman E, Gang DR, Vassao DG, Jackson BL et al. (2006) Eugenol and isoeugenol, characteristic aromatic constituents of spices, are biosynthesized via reduction of a conferral alcohol ester. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences 103: 10128-10133
STORAGE: Store your Clove Bud oil in a dark container to limit light exposure. Store the Clove Bud oil at room temperature and always replace the lid to limit contact with air.
SAFETY DATA: Clove Bud oil may cause irritation to the skin. Not recommended to use in baths.
VOLUME: 10ml (0.33 fl oz)