Clove oil has a significant antibacterial effect and it is often used as
a disinfectant reagent in dentistry. Clove oil has antiviral effect, especially
against herpes virus (plaque forming agent) that prevents the growth of this
Menthol in peppermint oil stimulates the end of cold sensory nerve and
creates a cold feeling and local anesthesia. Also menthol with its sedative
properties helps to relieve pain.