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Clove essential oil


Clove essential oil

Eugenia caryophyllus

Botanical Properties

Origin and history

The clove is native to Indonesia, specifically the Moluccas Islands. We already mention the clove in ancient Chinese or Indian texts. In Nepal and Tibet, the clove is nicknamed "Flower of the gods" because its use is frequent in the pharmacopoeia in the "land of the deities". Cloves were among the most coveted spices, as much as gold.

Organoleptic properties

Appearance: liquid

Color: pale yellow

Odor: spicy, aromatic, warm and powerful

Distilled parts: Clou (flower buds)

Country of origin: Madagascar

Density: 0.872 - 0.84


Main biochemical constituents or chemotype: Eugenol, eugenyl acetate.

Allergenic molecules naturally present in this essential oil: Eugenol, Isoeugenol.

Certain natural compounds contained in this essential oil may present an allergy risk in some people. To measure your tolerance, always do an application test in the crease of the elbow before using in your mixes.


Clove essential oil is a powerful antibacterial with a broad spectrum of action. It is also antiviral, anesthetic, antifungal, antimycotic, anti-inflammatory, antispasmodic, powerful analgesic and digestive.


The essential oil of organic clove is indicated in the case of bacterial and respiratory infections: sinusitis, bronchitis, etc.
It will also have an action on mycoses, shingles, rheumatism, oral infections.

On a toothache, you will have no equal to instantly stop the pain. Apply a drop locally.



Consult a physician before any therapeutic use or oral treatment.
The essential oil of clove can have a hepatotoxic or irritant action for the skin and the mucous membranes if it is administered in high doses and for a prolonged period. Therefore, its use will rather be reserved for experienced practitioners.

Oral use: 1 drop of clove essential oil (nail), 3 times a day with a little honey, syrup or on a lozenge, for oral infections.

On the skin: Mix 4 drops of organic clove essential oil + 20 drops of organic hazelnut vegetable oil, for yeast infections.

In diffusion: In atmospheric diffusion, the essential oil of clove disinfects your rooms thanks to its germicidal properties. It stimulates the mind, and helps fight against depression.

Possible synergies

Quiet winter: Tea tree, eucalyptus globulus, lavender, cinnamon, pine.

Energetic values ​​and synergies

In energy aromatherapy, the essential oil of clove is associated with the root chakra "Muladhara".
Its color is orange.

In Ayurvedic medicine, the clove harmonizes the three Doshas: Vata, Pitta and Kapha.
When the Muladhara chakra is opened, it activates fertility and inner warmth.

Muladhara: Cistus, Petit grain bigarade.


Flammable. Oral use on medical advice. Keep out of the reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes. Not recommended for children under 3 and pregnant or breastfeeding women. 


The information given on essential oils through this website is provided for informational purposes. They can in no way replace the advice given by a doctor. For any therapeutic use or if you want more information on essential oils, consult a professional.

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