Clove Bud Essential Oil
A slender evergreen with a smooth gray trunk, up to 12 meters high. At the start of the rainy season long buds appear that have a rosy-pink corolla at the tip.
Uses & Benefits:
- Clove bud oil is useful in the treatment of arthritis, asthma, bronchitis, rheumatism, sprains, strains and toothache.
- It can be used for acne, bruises, burns and cuts, keeping infection at bay and as a pain reliever.
- It helps with toothache, mouth sores, rheumatism and arthritis.
- It is beneficial to the digestive system, effective against vomiting, diarrhea, flatulence, spasms and parasites, as well as bad breath.
- Clove bud oil is used as an ingredient in food, alcoholic beverages and soft drinks. It is also used in the production of printing ink, glue, and varnish.
- Clove is reported to stop nicotine addiction.
Clove Bud Essential Oil Specification:
Botanical Name: Eugenia caryophyllus
Common name: Syzygium aromaticum l. bud oil, Eugenia caryophyllus l. bud oil
Mode of Extraction: Steam distilled
Parts Used: Bud
Note Classification: Middle
Appearance: Light golden yellow clear liquid
Organoleptic Properties: Spicy, warming, woody, reminiscent of true clove buds but richer aroma
Refractive Index at 20 °C: 1.525 – 1.535
Specific Gravity at 20 °C: 1.035 – 1.060
Solubility: Insoluble in water, soluble in alcohol and oils
Storage: Well closed in air tight containers away from sunlight and heat preferably in amber color glass containers.
Blends With: Cinnamon Bark , Nutmeg, Citronella, Grapefruit, Lemon,Orange, Peppermint, Rosemary, and Rose
Constituents: Eugenol, eugenyl acetate, caryophyllene etc.