Ylang Ylang - Oil of the Week
Ylang Ylang: Cananga Odorata
100% Pure Essential Oil
Most Common Uses: (see photo)
Other Uses: mood enhancer, sleep-aid, may lower high blood pressure, kills bacteria, relieves symptoms of PMS
Main Constituents: α-farnesene: 24.5%, Benzyl Benzoate: 5.8%
Plant Part: Flowers
Processing Method: Steam Distilled
Description: A thin, clear, pale yellow liquid.
Aromatic Summary: A base note with a medium aroma, Ylang Ylang has a sweet, exotic, floral scent that is one of the most sought-after.
Blends With: Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lavender, Neroli, Rosewood, and Sandalwood.
Product Abstract: Also known as Flower Of Flowers, Ylang Ylang is a tall tropical tree about 60 feet high with large fragrant, pink, mauve or yellow flowers; yellow heads are viewed as being the best in terms of quality.
Cautions: Dilute before use; for external use only. May cause skin irritation in some individuals; a skin test is recommended prior to use. Contact with eyes should be avoided. Always consult a doctor before using essential oils if you have health issues, or if you are pregnant or breastfeeding. For further safety information, refer to our blog Safe Use of Essential Oils with Babies, Kids & Pets