Garlic essential oil is steam distilled from cloves part of the Garlic plant. Garlic is originally from Central Asia, garlic is now cultivated worldwide. It was widely known by the ancients, being found in Egyptian tombs and used by Greeks and Romans. Garlic Essential Oil has anti-hypertensive properties that makes it prevent infections as well as being useful in treating cases of colds, bronchitis as well as flu symptoms. Further, it also provides action as a powerful detoxifier and helps in rejuvenating the body and relieving it of tiredness. It expels worms. It is also an immune stimulant.
Garlic oil is antibiotic, antibacterial, antiseptic, antifungal, antioxidant, expectorant, diaphoretic, hypotensive, antispasmodic and antiviral.