From the dried flower buds from the slender, medium-sized tropical tree. It is used frequently in perfumery for its sweet-spicy note.
Blends well with clary sage, bergamot, bay leaf and ylang-ylang.
Clove Bud is said to:
- have a positive and stimulating effect on the mind.
- and may strengthen memory.
- also known for its aphrodisiac properties.
According to TCM, clove oil is warming and it tonifies Qi.
May be used to generate warmth and to eliminate any condition associted with cold.
The rich spicy aroma of clove oil suggests that the clove personality is dynamic, self-assured and full of energy.
EXTERNAL USE ONLY.
Very POTENT oil.
Use with caution.
Skin Irritation & sensitising agent.
Do not use undiluted on the skin.
Keep away from children & pets.
Store away from heat & light.
S. Battaglia - The Complete Guide to Aromatherapy
W. Sellar - Directory of Essential Oils
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