Toothache Relief

Toothache relief

There is little more miserable that the pain and swelling of a toothache. This remedy combines the analgesic power of clove with a hot compress of chamomile to reduce inflammation.

Chamomile * Clove * Lemon *
Recipe Instructions: Poultice :
  • Put 1 drop of clove oil on a cotton ball and apply it to the gum around the tooth, or into the crevices on either side. Massage the cheek and jawbone with: 1 drop clove, 3 drops chamomile and 1 drop lemon oils diluted with 1 teaspoon of carrier oil
  • Finish the treatment with a hot compress of chamomile tea, or use 3 drops of chamomile essential oil in hot water, and apply to painful area. If nerves are exposed, applying ice to the cheek will help.
Source: Worwood, Valerie Ann . "Complete Book of Essential Oils and Aromatherapy". New World Library (1993)

Tags and Uses for this Remedy

  • Dental/Oral Care :Fight tooth decay, gum disease and calm tooth pain with these easy home remedies.
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