4. Clove Oil for Pain-Relieving Massage
Create a pain-relieving massage oil using cloves. Its anti-inflammatory properties can alleviate muscle, joint, and rheumatic pains. Mix 10 drops of clove essential oil with 30 cl of carrier oil (such as jojoba or sweet almond) and massage onto painful areas thrice daily for relief within 48 hours.
5. Cloves Against Colds
Combat winter ailments with clove essential oil, known for its antiviral and antibacterial properties. Dilute 1-2 drops in a teaspoon of olive oil and consume before a meal or dissolve it on a sugar cube under the tongue. Use 1-3 times daily for up to a week.
6. For Urinary Tract Infections
To soothe UTIs, consider a clove infusion, potentially enhanced with a drop of lavender essential oil. This should complement, not replace, medical consultation.
7. Cloves for Hair Health
Effectively combat hair loss by infusing a few cloves in olive oil for two days, then applying the mixture to the hair.