Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Exotic, euphoric, relaxing, romantic, sensual, soothing, with a sweet floral aroma.
Sanatio Naturalis Ylang Ylang Cananga odorata is a pure therapeutic-quality aromatherapy essential oil, and is distilled from the delicate flowers hand-picked in Madagascar.
Our finest essential oils are ethically and sustainably sourced, elegantly packaged in Sanatio Naturalis signature gift box.
Ylang ylang…so good they named it twice!
Sensual and exotic ylang ylang is renowned for its aphrodisiac properties and is often used in the name of love! Ylang Ylang is also known as “flower of flowers” or the “perfume tree”.
In Indonesia, the flower petals are strewn upon the bed on wedding nights!
The most important aspect of “the flower of flowers” is how it brings things back to centre and achieves equilibrium. This has many applications not only as a calming mechanism to stress, but for skincare and hormonal imbalance.
Deliciously seductive the beautiful flower from Madagascar is a quintessentially vital oil in every aromatherapist’s box.
Its aroma is exquisitely feminine, bringing to mind the exotic leis of flowers decorating the beautiful Polynesian women. Smiling, mellow, inviting, these are completely the medicines of ylang ylang.
The balancing action of ylang ylang is beautiful when used to influence the hormones. Whether it is to bring periods into a more regular cycle, to fortify fertility or to balance pubescent skins, ylang ylang is an incredibly valuable oil.
Ylang-ylang has a long history of use in skin and hair care products and is widely used in oriental and floral perfumes. In fact, ylang ylang oil is one of the key ingredients used in the legendary perfume Chanel No. 5!
Ylang-ylang oil is extracted from the freshly picked flowers by steam distillation.
Ylang-ylang oil has a euphoric, relaxing and sedative effect on the nervous system and helps with anxiety, tension, insomnia, fatigue, low self-esteem, depression, stress, shock, fear and panic while the aphrodisiac properties is useful for impotence and frigidity.
It is particularly useful with rapid breathing and heartbeat. As a natural high blood pressure remedy, ylang ylang is considered one of the most helpful essential oils for controlling high blood pressure.
It has a wonderfully balancing and soothing effect on the skin, help regulate the production of sebum and is also used to stimulate hair growth.
How to Use Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Blend ylang ylang with geranium for the most exquisite skin care. Just one drop in a moisturiser transforms the complexion, reducing oiliness and nourishing dry tied complexions.
Put 1 drop on your wrists for a sweet and floral natural perfume.
Blood pressure is reduced using a single drop in an aromapendant around your neck. Often radical changes can be seen after just one week!
Aphrodisiac and Emotional Balance: Inhale directly from the bottle or add 3 to 4 drops into a diffuser.
Natural Hair Care: Add 2 or 3 drops to your regular shampoo for the appearance of healthy, shiny hair and to stimulate hair growth. Massage it onto your hair and scalp. Rinse with water.
Please only use small doses for short amounts of time.
Cananga odorata Flower Oil.