Not only is it very tasty, but Clove Bud is a incredibly effective topical analgesic as well! Clove Oil has been used in traditional Chinese medicine for hundreds of years to relieve tooth pain. Clinical research demonstrated that clove inhibits many pathogenic bacteria. In the past, dentists have used clove to disinfect disturbed root canals, since clove has moderately strong germicidal properties. A recent study showed that clove oil has a particular ability to inhibit the growth of mutant and wild strains of bacteria.
We chose essential oil of Clove Bud for our Healing Balm formulation to help ease the pain of inflamed joints and sore muscles, while the Arnica Montana has time to soak in and increase circulation to those connective tissues with lower vascularity, flushing out the inflammation