100% pure Clove bud essential oil, CO2 distilled from clove buds Certified Organically grown in India. The CO2 process benefits the distillation as it seems to result in a more viscous and complex essential oil with a more tenacious scent. This Clove Essential Oil is available from sample size up to 1kg or more.
ABOUT THE OIL
This Indonesian medium-sized tree has buds that produce a yellow, spicey, warm, and sweet liquid with a crisp top note. Wholesale Essential Oils' Clove Essential oil is made from immature buds, making it the safest type of Clove oil, though it should still be used in low dilutions of 1% or less. Known for its strong anti-microbial and antiseptic actions, Clove Essential oil is used in both Western and Traditional Chinese Medicine.
A spicy, warm, red top note, Clove blends well with: Bergamot, Cardamom, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Ginger, Nutmeg, Orange, Peppermint, Vanilla, and Ylang Ylang. A potent mental tonic, Clove mixed with Peppermint wards off drowsiness.
Therapeutic Properties Described in The Aromatherapy Literature
May be used to generate warmth and be used against conditions associated with cold
Dynamic, self-assured and full of energy
Application and Use
Clove Essential oil has been reported to be a dermal (skin) irritant, and sensitizer. When using topically, take care to dilute blends with carrier oil. Keep out of reach of children; high doses of Clove oil can be near fatal, especially in small children. If pregnant or nursing, seek the advice of your medical practitioner.
1 Wildwood, Christine. Encyclopedia of Aromatherapy. Healing Arts Press, 2000.
2 Battaglia, Salvatore. The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy. International Centre of Holystic Aromatherapy, 2003.