Bottom line, if your oral care doesn't include clove oil, you're missing out on incredibly effective, natural protection against the bad bacteria that causes gum disease.
Clove truly delivers a mouthful of dental benefits– here are a few more impressive attributes:
- Reduces gum swelling and irritation thanks to its anti-inflammatory properties
- Stimulates circulation, due to its “hot” nature, enhancing gum tissue health
- Helps remineralize teeth due to the protective properties of eugenol against acids (that can erode dentin), according to a 2012 research study conducted by the Indian government