Organic Clove Bud 15ml
The clove tree, found in Indonesia, is prolific and can grow up to 20 meters. Discovered by the Dutch in the Molucca Islands, aka The Spice Islands, the tree grows abundantly along the tropical sea coasts. Today, it is mostly grown in Madagascar. Its value recognized centuries ago, clove bud is used in traditional Indian and Chinese medicine.
Clove bud essential oil is used in aromatherapy for its analgesic properties to temporarily relieve toothache.
Botanical name: Eugenia caryophyllus
Extraction method: Steam distillation
Part used: Bud & stalk
Color: Yellow to light yellow
Odor: Spicy, fragrant and bitter-sweet
Chemo type: EUGENOL
Topical (Adults): Mix 2 to 3 drops in 1/2 teaspoon (2.5ml) of vegetable oil. Apply to tooth with a cotton swab, 3 times a day.
WARNING: FOR EXTERNAL AND OCCASIONAL USE ONLY (DO NOT SWALLOW). DO NOT USE ESSENTIAL OILS UNDILUTED. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not use if you take anticoagulants (e.g. aspirin, heparin, warfarin); or if you have impaired liver function. If you have epilepsy, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. Avoid contact with the gums. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation or dermatitis); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. Do not use on inflamed skin or dermatitis. This product is to be used temporarily, until a dentist can be consulted.