Clove Bud Essential Oil Profile
Botanical: Eugenia caryophyllata | Origin: Indonesia | Method: Steam Distilled
A pale yellow liquid with a sweet-spicy odor and a fruity-fresh top note. It blends well with rose, lavender, vanilla, clary sage, bergamot, bay, allspice, and ylang-ylang.
These are naturally occurring in the essential oil.
- eugenol acetate
Anthelmintic, antibacterial, antibiotic, anti-emetic, antihistamine, antirheumatic, antineuralgic, anti-oxidant, antiseptic, antiviral, aphrodisiac, carminative, counter-irritant, expectorant, larvicidal, spasmolytic, stimulant, stomachic, vermifuge.
All clove oil can cause skin and mucous membrane irritation; clove bud oil may cause dermatitis. Use in moderation only, in low dilution.
Primary Therapy Agent:
Toothache, teething pain.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Acne, athlete’s foot, bruises, burns, cuts/sores, insect repellent, wounds, arthritis, rheumatism, sprains, strains, asthma, bronchitis, colic, indigestion, flatulence, nausea, vomiting, colds/flu.
Important Note: The information on EssentialOilExchange.com is only provided for educational purposes, and further research should be done on each essential oil to be assured of its proper usage for each individual. Aromatherapy is not meant to be a replacement for care under a qualified health professional, but should be considered a complimentary modality.