- BOTANICAL NAMEEugenia caryophyllus
- PART OF PLANTBud & stalk
- OTHER NAME
- EXTRACTION METHODSteam distillation
- ODOURSpicy, fragrant and bitter-sweet
- COLOURYellow to light yellow >
Topical (Adults) Mix 2 to 3 drops in 1/2 teaspoon (2.5ml) of vegetable oil. Apply to tooth with a cotton swab, 3 times a day.
FOR EXTERNAL AND OCCASIONAL USE ONLY (DO NOT SWALLOW). DO NOT USE ESSENTIAL OILS UNDILUTED. KEEP OUT OF REACH OF CHILDREN. If accidental ingestion occurs, seek urgent medical attention or contact a Poison Control Center. Avoid contact with eyes and mucous membranes; if this happens, rinse thoroughly with vegetable oil. Do not use if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. Do not use if you take anticoagulants (e.g. aspirin, heparin, warfarin); or if you have impaired liver function. If you have epilepsy, consult a health care practitioner prior to use. Avoid contact with the gums. May cause allergic reaction (e.g. skin rashes, irritation or dermatitis); in which case, discontinue use and consult a health care practitioner. Do not use on inflamed skin or dermatitis. This product is to be used temporarily, until a dentist can be consulted.