Clove - 5 ml
Clove (Syzygium aromaticum)
This oil is analgesic, antispasmodic, antibacterial, insect repellent, stimulating, antiseptic and calms the stomach. It’s good for asthma and bronchitis, arthritis and sprains. It’s helpful for both nausea and indigestion. It’s good for toothache and can be used on teething babies, in that case it is best to rub it on the gums. It’s also good as a mosquito repellant.
Active ingredients: E.g., Eugenol, Eugenal Acetat, Iso-Eugenol and Caryophyllen.
Attention: This oil is very potent and strong so it needs to be thoroughly diluted before use.
Essential oils are 75 – 100 times stronger than tea.
Essential oils are good for home use as stimulants or relaxants for the nervous system and they can be used in many ways.
Bath: Put 5 – 10 drops of pure essential oil into bathwater.
Inhalation: Put 3 – 6 drops in a bowl of hot water, put a towel over your head and breathe deeply in the steam for 5 – 10 minutes. You can also put one drop in your palm and inhale deeply, the chemicals in the oils go straight to your brain and have an immediate effect.
Perfume: Some oils are suitable to use as perfume.