Clove has been used for years in dental preparations, candy and gum for its taste and ability to clean the mouth, but it provides myriad benefits. Its main chemical component, eugenol, makes it a very stimulating and energizing essential oil that can be used as a warming massage oil. Clove contains powerful antioxidant properties and supports cardiovascular health when taken. As a seasoning for cooking, Clove adds a spicy flavor to any dish or dessert while providing internal health benefits. One drop can clean teeth and gums while promoting fresh breath.
- Add a drop to toothpaste to clean teeth and gums.
- Place one drop in two ounces of water and gargle for a calming effect.
- Take in vegetable capsules to support cardiovascular health.