Clove has been used for years in dental preparations, candy, and gum for its flavor and ability to cleanse the mouth, yet it provides a myriad of benefits. Its main chemical component, eugenol, makes it a very stimulating and energizing essential oil that can be used as a warming massage oil. Clove contains powerful antioxidant properties and supports cardiovascular health when taken internally.
Clove oil is added to many dental products like toothpaste, mouthwashes. It has a pleasant strong smell and removes bad breath. It could be used as a mouth wash by diluting 1-2 drops of clove oil in warm water daily once a day for fresh breath and clean teeth. Avoiding contact with your gums, apply the cotton ball to the sore tooth.
It helps to get healthy and charming skin. It is also endowed with hair care benefits and boost hair growth and thickness by stimulating hair follicles. Mix with your favorite carrier oil like Argan Oil, Jojoba Oil, Olive Oil for best results.
Used As An Insect Repellen
Many insect repellent companies use clove essential oil as one of the active ingredients in their spray products. If you have some clove leaves or oils, you can simply use these instead of spending money on bug spray.