why all dental smell the same?
Did you know why all dental smell the same?
eugenol,the active ingredient in clove oil is responsible for the smell.
it is a colourless or light pale liquid that is essential chemical of
clove oil clove oil has been used to cure toothache pain.cloves are the
unopened ,dried buds of the myrtle tree. the ancient chinese chew cloves
to smell free or freshen their breath before talking to the emperor.
the bud oil is used in perfumes and as a food seasoning. eugenol is used
in most over the counter toothache remedies and also used as a topical
analgesic by dentists. eugenol is a common base of temporary fillings,
when it mixed with zinc oxide.