Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
BOTANICAL NAME: Cananga Odorata
PLANT PART: Flowers
EXTRACTION METHOD: Steam distilled
DESCRIPTION: A thin, clear, pale yellow liquid.
AROMATIC SUMMARY: A base note with a medium aroma,has a sweet, exotic, floral scent that is one of the most sought-after.
BLENDS WITH: Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lavender, Neroli, Ho wood and Sandalwood.
BENEFITS AND USES: Ylang Ylang is a balancer of feminine and masculine energies, evokes thoughts of peace and happiness promoting a positive outlook, helps to restore confidence and is also considered to be an aphrodisiac. is frequently used in luxurious hair and skin products for its scent and nourishing and protective properties. Add Ylang Ylang to Fractionated Coconut Oil for a deep hair conditioner. Put on your wrists for a sweet, floral perfume.
FACTS OF INTEREST: Also known as Flower Of Flowers, Ylang Ylang is a tall tropical tree about 20 meters (60 feet) high with large fragrant, pink, mauve or yellow flowers. It was a popular ingredient of hair preparations in Europe and in Indonesia Ylang Ylang has traditionally been strewn on the beds of newlyweds.
Cautions: Dilute before using. For external use only. Keep out of reach of children. Avoid contact with eyes, inner ears, and sensitive areas.