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Meet The Terpenes: Eugenol

Posted by Slippery Buddha Inc on

This happens to be one of my favourite terpenes of late, rare and hard to find but definitely worth a mention. As an herbalist I have always loved the medicinal properties of clove - mainly because of its content of the terpene eugenol. That spicy aroma you get from gramma's homemade apple butter or hot apple cider.  OK so why is it a favourite? It's got some pretty awesome benefits for starters, like being a bacteria killing machine and it helps to reverse nerve damage (it protects nerve cells from damage and degeneration). I used to use clove for toothaches, just...

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