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Treating Infections with Essential Oil

Infections are dangerous if not treated in time.  Common types of infections are swelling, heat, pain, redness and presence of pus. Small and localized infections can be treated with the help of essential oils while large and systematic wounds are medical emergencies. You should consult a doctor if the infection is large so it can be treated in time.

Neat Clove Treatment: 

 Due to clove essential oil’s anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral traits, it is not only helpful in curing infections but also numbing the pain caused by it. Use a small amount of clove essential to treat the infection. Apply it directly on the skin and leave it there. Repeat this treatment every 2-3 hours as needed. if you have a sensitive skin mix equal amount of carrier oil with clove essential oil and carry on the procedure. 

Neat Basil Treatment: 

 Basil essential oil can treat various kinds of infections due to its anti-bacterial, and anti-viral traits. If you want to increase its healing effects, you can add clove essential oil with it. Like clove essential olive basil essential oil is also used neat and in small quantity to heal infections. Repeat this procedure every 2-3 hours a day to heal infections. If you have sensitive skin mix a carrier oil with neat basil oil to dilute it. 



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