This spicy, warming herb is great for improving digestion and promoting gut health. It contains a healthy supply of minerals, including potassium, manganese, iron, selenium and magnesium, as well as vitamin A and beta-carotene. Clove essential oil has been used in dentistry as a mild local anesthetic and an antiseptic for gum & teeth. Clove is also a strong anti-parasitic and anti-fungal herb. Because it brings circulation to the body’s surface, it can be used to relieve arthritis and sore muscles.