With its warm and spicy aroma, Organic Clove Bud Essential Oil, Eugenia caryophyllata, offers numerous applications within beauty, cosmetic, aromatherapy and soapmaking applications.
Organic Clove Bud Essential Oil is a warming and energizing essential oil that can help reduce mental fatigue, improve clarity, help maintain alertness and support healthy digestion.
Clove Oil is often used within a number of personal care, wellness and dental applications, and we encourage you to research the numerous benefits of this helpful oil. It does pose a higher risk of skin sensitization and we encourage heeding IFRA and Tisserand/Young's maximum 0.5% dermal limit for the oil for leave-on skin formulations.
Organic Clove Bud Essential Oil is wonderful to use year-round, but it is especially lovely for seasonal use during the Autumn and Winter seasons. It wonderful for use in home fragrancing, diffusion and potpourri blends. It is also considered to be an aphrodisiac.
Organic Clove Bud Essential Oil blends especially well with essential oils in the wood, spice, citrus, floral and herbaceous families. It can be helpful in helping to improve the aroma of blends and formulations that have a "medicinal" or unpleasant scent to them.
For topical formulations intended for adults, Essential Oil Safety Edition 2 by Robert Tisserand and Rodney Young recommend a dermal maximum of 0.5% for Organic Clove Bud Essential Oil.