Clove essential oil is made of clove (Eugenia caryophyllus, Myrtaceae.) buds or leaves, using the steam distillation method. Cloves come from Philippines and in the modern day they’re cultivated in Comoros, Madagascar, Indonesia and Tansania. The origin of “MĖTA” Clove essential oil is Indonesia.
The aroma of clove essential oil is sweet, with a specific spice scent of the pleasantly spicy top note. It is a classic aroma of a cozy home. More»
“MĖTA” Clove essential oil is 100% plant odor obtained by steam distillation from the flower buds and leaves of Eugenia caryophyllus clove trees.
The aroma of clove essential oil is sweet, with a specific spice scent of the pleasantly spicy top note. It is a classic aroma of a cozy home.
The birthplace of cloves is the Philippines, nowadays these plants are cultivated in the Comoros, Madagascar, Indonesia, Tanzania and others.
The origin of “MĖTA” Clove essential oil is Indonesia.
The smell of clove oil warms and stimulates, is an aphrodisiac.
It is a powerful antiseptic and is very suitable for use in infectious diseases and in the treatment of septic wounds and ulcers. It also helps in the formation of scar tissue. When using clove oil on the skin, it must be diluted as it may irritate the skin.
In the household, essential oil of cloves is widely known as a unique remedy against mosquitoes and ticks, so this oil must be in the cabinet of every hostess. Moths also do not like this oil, it is enough to lubricate the shelves of the cabinet with oil or to place a opened bottle with a small amount of oil.
Due to its specific and rich aroma of spices, it is used to aromatize food and oral care cosmetics: tooth powder, paste, mouthwash.
Perfect for use with:
Citrus fruits, spices, Roses, Vanilla, Ylang Ylang essential oils.
Methods and amounts of use:
Toothpowder: add 10-15 drops of essential oil into 50 g of sodium bicarbonate (NaHCO3) and 50 g of chalk (CaCO3).
Aromatic lamp: 4-5 drops for 5 sq. m. area. For daily use (don’t forget to add warm water).
Facial steam bath: 2-3 drops into 1 l hot water.
Regulation (EC) No 1223/2009 of the European Parliament and of the Council on cosmetic products, identifies the following allergens:
Clove essential oil includes natural components: citronellol, coumarin, geraniol, limonene, linalool.
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