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5 ways to make use of Clove

Clove or clove is native to Indonesia and used as a condiment of spicy cuisine in countries of Europe, and as the main ingredient in typical cigarettes Indonesia. Plants that have a long latin Syzygium aromaticum has many benefits, not only as food flavorings, but also to treat various diseases.


Clove oil contains active compounds like volatile, fenilin, karyofilin, kaemprefol, kampestrol, carbohydrates, oleanolik acid, sitosterol, stigmasterol, rhamnetin, vitamins, carvacrol, thymol, eugenol and cinnamaldehyd.

To know what are the benefits of closer that you can pick from tropical plants, here is the explanation:

1. Treating toothache.

In Indonesia, clove Nutritious Herbs mentioned can help overcome the toothache. The part is used as a remedy is clove flowers.  How it is used, take as much as 5 to 10 grains of clove flowers and roasted peanuts and pounded until fine. Clove powder can be sprinkled on the tooth that is hurting.

2. Overcome acne blemishes

As quoted, Cornelia Zicu, a staff of the Elizabeth Arden Red Door Spas, says, cloves can be used to remove stains due to acne scars kadungan euganol compounds (natural antiseptic that balances the skin), as well as prevent acne.

How to use: mix 1 teaspoon ground cloves, 1 teaspoon honey, and 3 drops of fresh lemon juice in a small bowl. After that, apply to all over your face and leave on for 20 minutes, then rinse with cold water to get the best results.

3. coping with respiratory infections
Believe it or not, containing clove tea can help you cope with respiratory infections. "Clove works as an expectorant, loosening phlegm in the throat and the esophagus," says Neil Schachter, m.d., an associate professor from Mount Sinai School of Medicine in New York City.

To obtain maximum results, Dr. Schachter was giving way that they are presented: Mix 2 sticks of clove, piece of cinnamon, cardamom seeds and 2, and then destroyed. After that, place it in a Cup, add boiling water, and leave it on for 1-2 minutes.

4. natural clothing Deodorizer
Who would have thought it turned out the cloves can also be utilized as the scent of deodorizer on the clothes. Please place a few sticks of clove into your wardrobe. The Aroma of spicy clove will mask the smell of unsightly and keep your stuff stays fresh. To keep the scent stay awake, you can replace it every 2-4 weeks.

5. environmentally friendly Cleaners
To clean the bathroom walls does not always have to use SOAP or other chemicals. Now you can use the cloves instead. "Clove works as a natural antiseptic. Clove oil can reduce the fungus or bacteria that exist at the household furniture and prevent germs come back, "said Sara Snow, an expert in eco-cleaner and author.

How to use: Add a pinch of clove oil (about 1/2 teaspoon) to 2 cups of water and pour it into a spray bottle is empty. Then spray on the vulnerable places exposed to germs or bacteria, such as the walls of the bathroom.