100% PureCananga odorata Ingredients: 100% pure ylang ylang extra oilAroma: Pleasant, floralBenefits: Soothing, comforting, romanticTry Exotic Nights - a recipe using Ylang Ylang Oilor Cloud 9 - another recipe using Ylang Ylang OilView all of our recipes
NOW Ylang Ylang Extra Oil is 100% pure and natural and steam-distilled from mature Cananga odorata flowers. Ylang Ylang in Now Foods Ylang Ylang Oil means "flower of flowers." As one of today's most romantic fragrances, its flowers yield an exotic, aphrodisiac aroma that's cherished by many aromatherapists and perfume makers.
- 100% Pure & Natural
- Cananga odorata
- GC/IR Verified
Fun fact: Indonesians spread ylang ylang petals on the bed of newly wedded couples.
Exotic. Mysterious. Spicy. Those three words describe ylang ylang to a "T." Ylang ylang's aroma can both uplift and relax. It's been around for centuries, and has been most frequently used as an aphrodisiac, yet it has many other stimulating qualities as well.
Victorians used it to stimulate the scalp to encourage hair growth. The Chinese used it for circulatory health and to balance the heart. Early 20th century researchers discovered ylang ylang oil was effective against malaria, typhus, and various intestinal infections. Around the same time, researchers also recognized ylang ylang had a calming effect on the heart. Today, ylang ylang is a treasured essential oil, and is actually more powerful when combined with other oils.
Directions For aromatherapy use. For all other uses, carefully dilute with a carrier oil such as jojoba, grapeseed, olive, or almond oil prior to use. Please consult an essential oil book or other professional reference source for suggested dilution ratios. Cloud 9 Blend: Add 1 drop each of ylang ylang oil and rose absolute oil, 5 drops of patchouli oil and 4 drops of sandalwood oil blend to a diffuser and enjoy.
Ingredients 100% Ylang Ylang Oil