(Cananga odorata) is the very first pressing of the very best Ylang Ylang blossoms, has a sweet, floral, exotic and heavy smell. It properties can be antidepressant, antiseptic, and sedative. This exotic oil lifts the spirits by promoting relaxation, and it’s great to use to stimulate the sensual properties of the body. When using it during aromatherapy it helps to sooth and relax the mind during times of tension and stress. Its aphrodisiac qualities are well known in helping with sexual problems such as impotence and frigidity. Try using a few drops in a bath or add it to a base lotion and apply thoroughly on skin. Ylang ylang’s most important property is its ability to slow down rapid breathing and rapid heart rates. It is among the oils that have the ability to help reduce high blood pressure. In skincare it is suitable for both dry and oily skins, as it has a balancing action on the secretion of sebum.
Plant Part: Flowers of the tree
Country of Origin: East Africa and Indonesia
Extraction: Steam distilled from the flowers
Appearance: Yellow in color. Base note
Constituents: Alpha pinene, benzoic acid, cadinene, caryophyllene, cresol, eugenol, isoeugenol, 5-7% linalyl acetate, 8-10% lynalyl benzoate and 30-32% linalool and geraniol
Properties: Antidepressant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, hypotensive, scalp stimulant, sedative
Note: No information provided is intended to diagnose, treat, cure or prevent any disease. For children or pregnant, it is recommended to consult with a professional health care practitioner before using. The uses of aromatherapy substances, also known as essential oils are used for the well being of body, mind, and spirit.