Nothing conjures up the thought of winter and the holiday season quite like the delicious smell of cloves and cinnamon.

Cinnamon is used in abundance in baked goods from biscuits to cakes and the aroma of cloves is a sure sign there’s mulled wine close by.

The properties of these amazing spices have been known and celebrated for centuries. Available as an essential oil, clove and cinnamon are powerful allies when it comes to fighting winter bugs and other nasties that always crop up when its cold.  

Clove essential oil

Native to Southeast Asia, clove oil has a bold, spicy smell and has been utilised for centuries in the following ways:

Cinnamon essential oil Cinnamon oil is derived from cinnamon tree bark and leaves. Used by the Ancient Egyptians, it is one of the oldest and most valuable oils. As well as it’s culinary applications, cinnamon is also great for: 

With such an abundance of benefits, clove and cinnamon are reliable staples for your essential oil arsenal. Add a few drops to your burner or diffuser, sit back, relax and enjoy the enveloping warm and spicy aroma!

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