Clove Leaf Essential Oil
Clove oil is a pale
yellow liquid with a fresh,
fruity, spicy, woody scent. A slender evergreen tree up to 39 ft high.
Its bright green leaves stand in pairs on short stalks. The long buds
have a rosy-pink corolla at the tip; as the corolla fades the calyx
turns red. The whole tree is highly aromatic.
and Skin Care
foot, bruises, burns, cuts, insect
repellent (mosquito), toothache, ulcers, wounds, arthritis, rheumatism,
sprains, asthma, bronchitis, colic, nausea, colds, flu, minor infections
Essential oil by
steam distillation from the leaves
Vanilla, Clary Sage, Bergamot, Bay,
Allspice, Ylang Ylang
Clove oil can cause
skin and mucous membrane
irritation; clove bud and stem oil may cause dermatitis. Clove bud is
the least toxic of the tree oils. Use in moderation only.