Botanical Name – Eugenia caryophyllus
Caution – *Avoid with high blood pressure and in pregnancy
Aroma – Sweet and spicy with a fresh top note
Extraction – Steam distillation
Part of Plant – Bud
Country of Origin – Madagascar
Chemical constituents – Eugenol, eugenol acetate, b-caryophyllene
Uses – Promotes healthy oral care and was traditionally used in products for easing toothaches. Soothing and relaxing to the abdomen when used in a massage blend and supportive to healthy respiration. Anti-septic and very cleansing, helping deal with imposing and stuck energy in the body.
Organic Certificate – This essential oil is certified organic by the Soil Association, which means you can be sure that it has been produced to the highest ethical and environmental standards. The Soil Association’s standards exceed the UK government’s minimum requirements for organic products in many areas but particularly in animal welfare, GM and the use of pesticides. Standards are constantly reviewed to ensure they deal with current issues.