Clove…. not just for cooking!

Doterra Essential Oil…

Clove Essential Oil
Eugenia caryophyllata

Clove is much more than a popular cooking spice, it is a favorite among both health care professionals and health conscious individuals for its many useful and healing properties. It is also a powerful antioxidant.

Clove oil has a sweet, spicy fragrance that is stimulating and revitalizing.

Our Clove essential oil is therapeutic grade which means that only the highest quality and purest form of the essential oil is used and can be used for therapeutic purposes.

Properties: Antibacterial, analgesic, anti-infectious, antifungal, antiparasitic, anti-inflammatory, antitumor, strong antiseptic, disinfectant, antiviral, and immune stimulant.

Historical Uses: Clove essential oil has been used historically for digestive upsets, skin infections, childbirth, intestinal parasites and most commonly for toothache

Aromatic Guide: Can influence healing, create a feeling of courage and protection and improve memory.

Commons uses for Clove essential oil:

  • Dental – can be used to treat cavities as well as soothe teething gums in children when diluted with an oil, such as coconut oil (dilute 1 drop to 1 tbs of carrier oil).
  • Due to its antiseptic properties, clove oil is useful for wound, cuts, scabies, athlete’s foot, fungal infections, bruises, prickly heat, scabies, etc. It can also be used for treating insect bites and stings. Clove oil is very strong in nature and hence should be used in diluted form. Further, it should not be used on sensitive skin.
  • Skin care, especially when dealing with acne.
  • Clove oil is aphrodisiac in nature and hence serves as an excellent stress reliever.
  • Nausea: Clove oil is helpful in case of nausea and vomiting and is often used for pregnancy related vomiting.
How to use:
Diffuse, or apply topically, mixed with fractionated coconut oil.  Add one to two drops in four fl oz of water, and use as a gargle.  May be applied neat (i.e.: undiluted) on palms of hands and bottoms of feet, as well as on gums and teeth.  May be added to food or rice milk as a dietary supplement.

Application:

  • Topically – Dilute with a carrier oil before applying to the skin. A ratio of 1:1 should be sufficient. Apply to the bodies reflex points or directly to the area of concern. If using in the mouth, rub directly on the gums surrounding the infected tool. Place on tongue to remove desire to smoke. Can be applied to the back of the mouth/tongue for tickling cough.
  • Aromatically – Diffuse
  • Internally – Take internally for healthy maintenance. Use gel caps for ease of use, or take with honey or some type of beverage.
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Other great uses for DoTerra Clove Essential Oil:

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All Natural Alzheimer’s Support

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On children all essential oils should be dliuted 1:1 ratio with coconut oil or almond oil and in some essential oils you’ll use a higher ratio of the carrier oil.
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50 Smart and Easy Ways to Use DoTerra Essential Oils

HEALTH:

For tired aching muscles or arthritis aches, mix 1 part Deep Blue oil to 4 parts Fractionated Coconut Oil and use as massage oil.

Ease headache pain by rubbing a drop of Rosemary or Lavender oil onto the back of your neck.

To lower fevers, simply rub Peppermint essential oil on the feet, neck, and forehead rather than use a product that is unpleasant or create side effects.

To bring fever down, sponge the body with cool water to which 1 drop each of Eucalyptus, Peppermint and Lavender oils have been added.

To blend your own massage oil, add 3-5 drops of your favorite essential oil to 1 oz. Fractionated Coconut oil.

Apply true Lavender oil or Melaleuca oil directly to cuts, scrapes or scratches. 1 or 2 drops will promote healing.

1 drop of Lemon essential oil applied directly to a wart is an effective means of elimination. Apply the essential oil daily until the wart is gone.

A few drops of your favorite oil or blend in the rinse water of your hand washables makes for pleasant results.

Rosemary promotes alertness and stimulates memory. Inhale occasionally during long car trips and while reading or studying.

Overindulge last night? Essential oils of Lavender, Rosemary and Lemon help soften the effects of a hangover. Make your own blend of these oils and use a total of 6-8 drops in a bath.

For burns or scalds, drop Lemon or Melaleuca oil directly on the effected area

Place 1 or 2 drops of sleep enhanced oils such as Lavender on your pillow before retiring for restful sleep.

When the flu is going around add a few drops of Thyme to your diffuser or simmer in a pan on the stove.

Place 1 drop of Peppermint oil in 1/2 glass of water, sip slowly to aid digestion and relieve upset stomach.

Use 1 drop of Melaleuca or On Guard oil on a washcloth wrapped ice cube to relieve teething pain in children.

Six to eight drops of Eucalyptus oil in the bath cools the body in summer and protects in winter.

Add 1 drop Geranium oil to your facial moisturizer to bring out a radiant glow in your skin.

Place 1 or 2 drops of Rosemary on your hair brush before brushing to promote growth and thickness.

A blend of Geranium, Lavender and Wild Orange alleviates anxiety and depression. Use in a room diffuser or 6-8 drops of this blend in the bath.

A wonderful massage blend for babies is 1 drop Wild Orange, 1 dropLavender, and 1 drop Geranium diluted in 2 Tablespoons Fractionated Coconut oil.

1 drop Peppermint oil rubbed on the back of the neck helps to relieve headaches

HOME:

For good smelling towels, sheets, clothes, etc. place a few drops of your favorite essential oil onto a small piece of terry cloth and toss into the clothes dryer while drying.

Add 5 drops essential oil to 1/4 cup fabric softener or water and place in the center cup of the washer.

Potpourri which has lost its scent can be revived by adding a few drops of essential oil.

Add a few drops of essential oil to water in a spray bottle and use as an air freshener.

Add a few drops essential oil to a pan of water and simmer on stove or in a potpourri pot.

To enjoy a scented candle, place a drop or two of essential oil into the hot melted wax as the candle bums.

To dispel household cooking odors, add a few drops of your favorite oil to a simmering pan.

An essential oil dropped onto a radiator scent ring or light bulb will not only fill the room with a wonderful fragrance, but will also set a mood such as calming or uplifting. (Don’t put essential oil in the socket.)

Add 10 drops of essential oil to a box of cornstarch or baking soda, mix very well, let set for a day or two and then sprinkle over the carpets on your home. Let set for an hour or more, and then vacuum.

To fragrance your kitchen cabinets and drawers, place a good scent dabbed on a cotton ball into an inconspicuous comer.

The bathroom is easily scented by placing oil-scented cotton balls in inconspicuous places, or sprinkle oils directly onto silk or dried flower arrangements or wreaths.

Selling your home? Fragrance sells! Fill the kitchen area with the aroma of spices such as Clove, Lavender and Elevation by simmering them on the stove or in your diffuser. Geranium oil sprinkled throughout the home creates a warm, cheerful and inviting mood. Add Cinnamon oil to furniture polish and wipe down the wood.

When moving into a new home, first use a water spray containing your favorite essential oils and change the odorous environment to your own. Do this for several days until it begins to feel like your space.

Ideal scents for the bedroom are Geranium, Lavender or Lemon.
One drop of Lemon essential oil on a soft cloth will polish copper with a gentle buffing.

Essential oils of Cypress, Frankincense and Myrrh
all make wonderful firewood oil. Drop approximately 2-3 drops of oil or blend of your choice on a dried log and allow time for the oil to soak in before putting the log on the fire.

Put a few drops of your favorite essential oil on a cotton ball and place it in your vacuum cleaner bag.Lemon and Purify are nice. Geranium helps with pet odors.

When washing out the fridge, freezer or oven, add 1 drop of Lemon or Wild Orange essential oil to the final rinse water.

The blend of Lavender and Lemon oil is good for the office. Lavendercreates a calm tranquil atmosphere while Lemon stimulates the senses and clears up stale air.

FISHING:

Melaleuca oil has been used by fishermen for years. Use a drop or two on the fingertips before baiting up.Melaleuca covers up the human scent that scares the fish away.

PETS:

To make a natural flea collar, saturate a short piece of cord or soft rope withMelaleuca oil, roll up in a handkerchief and tie loosely around the animal’s neck.

SHOES:

Shoes can be freshened by either dropping a few drops of Geranium essential oil directly into the shoes or by placing a cotton ball dabbed with a few drops of Lemon oil into the shoes. Athlete’s foot? Melaleuca is great!

CRAFTS:

Homemade soaps are pleasant and offer therapeutic effects when scented with essential oils.

Homemade sachets are more fragrant when essential oils are blended with the flowers and herbs.

Add essential oils to paper mache. The result is the creation of a lovely aromatic piece of art.

Infuse bookmarks and stationery with essential oils. Place drops of oil on paper and put them in a plastic bag. Seal it and leave overnight to infuse the aroma. Send only good news in perfumed letters.

Make pillows, padded and decorative hangers make more memorable gifts simply by putting a couple of drops of essential oil on them before giving.

CRITTERS:

To dispel mosquitoes and other picnic pests, drop a few drops of Terra Shield on the melted wax of a candle or place a few drops on the Bar-B-Q hot coals.

Are mice a problem? Place several drops of Peppermint oil on a cotton ball and place at problem locations.

Flies and moths dislike Lavender oil. Sprinkle it on the outside of your window frames.


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