HIGH ALTITUDE NATURALS™ Clove Leaf Essential Oil is steam distilled from the leaves of the Syzygium aromaticum plant.
Clove oil's principal constituent is eugenol. Clove essential oil has a sweet, strong, spicy fragrance that many recognize from mulled wine and spice cake. It originally came from the Spice Islands of Madagascar and has its origins in the myrtle family (myrtaceae).The scent of clove oil is stimulating and revitalizing. Clove is a very potent essential oil that is quite "hot," meaning it can burn if used undiluted. Use with great care in aromatherapy.
Cloves have shown to fight inflammation and reduce levels of a specific pro-inflammatory cytokines. Lowering these cytokines can assist in soothing muscle and joint pains, and is effectively used in aromatherapy, massage oil, or pain cream.
Clove oil has shown to enhance circulation. The antioxidant properties of cloves help fight free radicals. Evidence suggests that massaging with clove oil might help relieve stress.
The antibacterial and antifungal properties of cloves works well in relieving acne and improving skin health.
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