Size: 10ml / 0.31fl.oz
Botanical name: Cananga odorata (Ylang Ylang) oil
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil has a deep floral aroma that is quite sedating and may help with feelings of depression, irritation and anger. Known for its soothing and comforting qualities, Ylang Ylang can have a calming effect on the nervous system and an uplifting effect on your mood.
- Can improve mood
- Can help lower blood pressure
- Promote relaxation
- Said to be Aphrodisiac
How to use
Diffuser: Add 6-8 drops to your diffuser.
Massage: Use a 2.5% dilution; 50 drops per 100ml/3.38fl.oz carrier oil.
Bath: Add up to 5 drops, in a dispersant such as oil or honey, to the bath.
Shower: Add 2-3 drops to the corner of the shower in the evening and benefit from steam inhalation.
Topically: Mix 1 drop with 5ml/0.17fl.oz carrier oil and apply to wrists and back of neck.
Blends well with:
Bergamot, Grapefruit, Geranium, Lavender, Clary Sage, Lemon, Neroli, Patchouli, Rose and Sandalwood.
Body: May be helpful for easing high blood pressure.
Skin: Helpful to balance oil production for those with oily or dry complexions. Softens the skin and generally improves skin appearance.
Hair: Applied undiluted before swimming, Ylang Ylang protects the hair from salty water and can be used in hair care products to maintain hair strength and integrity.
Wellness: Has a calming effect on nervous system after times of anxiety, tension and shock. It is also said to be an aphrodisiac.
Cananga odorata (ylang ylang) oil
Not for internal use. Keep out of reach of Children and Pets. Always use a carrier oil when applying essential oils directly to the skin. It is recommended to seek a healthcare Practitioners advice before using essential oils during Pregnancy, with medical conditions and for Children. This essential oil is not recommended for use around Pets.