Clove Bud essential oil is one of the hot oils from hot tropical countries. Cloves are high in antioxidants, including eugenol and vitamin C, both of which can help reduce oxidative stress. It is very strongly anti-infectious and antimicrobial, and also is a strong booster of the immune system. It can be used in low dilution on the skin, and in footbaths and inhalations for the treatment of colds, flu, etc.
Blends well with Bergamot, Clary Sage, Chamomile. Ginger Grapefruit, Lavender, Lemon, Mandarin, Rose, Sandalwood and Ylang Ylang.