This oil is usually associated with dental preparations due to its analgesic properties. Clove has many uses and has a long history in Chinese medicine.
Extraction Method: Steam distilled
Uses: Many! It may help to support healthy cellular function, promote a healthy immune response when under stress, promote healthy blood circulation, help to support healthy bones, and it may calm tense muscles. This essential oil may also help support the lungs and respiratory tract, the stomach and gastrointestinal tract, the joints, the liver, the nervous system, and metabolism. Dilute Clove and apply it to the gums for a soothing effect. It also naturally repels insects.
Precautions: Avoid while pregnant and in liver and kidney conditions. May cause skin irritation. Keep all essential oils out of reach of children. Consult your physician while pregnant or under doctor's care. As with all essential oils, never use them undiluted, in eyes or mucus membranes. Do not take internally unless working with a qualified and expert practitioner. If applying an essential oil to your skin, always perform a small patch test to an insensitive part of the body (after you have properly diluted the oil in an appropriate carrier).
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