With its strong germicidal properties, cinnamon leaf oil works as a non-toxic natural disinfectant. Use it to clean your toilets, refrigerator, kitchen counters and other surfaces such as door knobs, microwave, and sneakers. You can even use it to clean and disinfect your chopping boards. This oil has antiseptic properties that can help kill facial bacteria effectively.
Add a drop or two to a glass of purified water, and gargle with it. For people with dentures, simply make a solution of water, hydrogen peroxide, and the oil, and soak your dentures in it.
Did you know that this scent can deter pesky household insects, such as black ants, mosquitoes, roaches, and flies? Simply spray or diffuse the oil around your home. You can also spray it over your mattresses and sheets to get rid of bed bugs.