Easy ways to Boost Your Immune System with Clove

clovwarriorcedarClove is known to boost your immune system, increase your metabolism and raise your organ efficiency! That’s a great thing to give your body in the cold and flu season.

Clove is rich in minerals such as calcium, hydrochloric acid, iron, phosphorus, sodium, potassium, and vitamin A and vitamin C and according to the Journal of Antimicrobial Chemotherapy, clove kills more than 60 types of bacteria, 15 strains of fungi and several viruses.

Try a Smoothie

One of my favorite ways to enjoy Clove (and cinnamon, cardamon, and cayenne) daily is by adding a little to my juices and smoothies. Here’s my favorite green smoothie….

ClovDue to its antiseptic properties, clove oil is useful for wound, cuts, scabies, athlete’s foot, fungal infections, bruises, prickly heat, scabies, and other types of injuries. It can also be used for treating insect bites and stings and is known to lessens the effects of aging, like wrinkles, sagging skin, and facial rejuvenation for the eyes.

Also, it’s rejuvenating and stimulating properties can increase blood flow to unhealthy skin and make it look young again!  It is powerful at boosting the immune system.  It’s antiviral properties and ability to purify blood increases resistance to a multitude of diseases, because the antioxidants in clove essential oil scavenge the body of dangerous free radicals that cause a multitude of diseases like heart disease and certain types of cancer.

Also, Clove has the highest antioxidant values of the entire food world (antioxidants have shown to reduce the risk of age related conditions)!  USDA researchers developed the ORAC (Oxygen Radical Absorbency Capacity) to rate the antioxidant capacity of a food item and Clove is rated at 1,078,700.  For instance: Oranges = 750; Clove = 1,078,700 µTE/100g.

clov3Applying Clove directly to your skin can cause irritation and consuming too much can be harmful, so be very careful.

ALYWILLOW makes it easy to get more clove into your body because we put it into two of our formulas –  The WARRIOR FORMULA and the SAGE CLEANSE FORMULA.

WarriorWARRIOR FORMULA

This formula is made of 9 plants, including Frankincense and Clove, known to be mentally uplifting, restoring clarity and reducing anxiety. It offers natural anti-bacterial, anti-viral and anti-fungal properties – giving inner and outer protection for your body and life. It also helps detox the body while toning your skin and tissues – helping reduce wrinkles and fine lines…. see more

sagecleanseSAGE CLEANSE FORMULA

Made with 10 medicinal plants (including Sage, Cedar & Clove) to help cleanse and clear energies, calms your nervous system and sooth your nerves. Also, a great formula for clearing skin conditions and tightening/toning the skin.  For centuries, Native Americans have used Sage for clearing, purification and prayerful purposes for generations. Cedar is also known as the ‘Tree of Life’ and is believed to possess the power to guide the user to truth. So, in times of chaos or complications, using these two plants is believed to clear away the old and provide clear answers… see more

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These soaps and moisturizers feed your body therapeutic benefits and are made with organic ingredients, 100% vegan and extra safe for people with sensitive skin (from head to toe).

In fact, these are probably the safest soaps and moisturizers you’ve ever used on your face!