Ylang-ylang is an anti-depressant, anti-inflammatory, antiseptic and well known as an aphrodisiac.
It helps assist with anxiety, depression, helping to release negative emotions.
Can assist with insomnia, can release tension in mind and muscle, can soothe irritated skin and appearance of wrinkles.
Can stimulate new cell growth, relieve bad skin conditions such as acne, promoting smooth skin and healthy hair.
It has a calming effect, and is a good addition to natural non-toxic body care products and massage oils. Can be used as a personal fragrance.
Blends well with Bergamot, Cinnamon, Clary Sage, Clove, Eucalyptus, Lemon, Lemongrass, Myrrh, Orange, Patchouli, Sandalwood.
Origin – Madagascar
Botanical name – Cananga odorata
Extraction – Steam distilled
Scent – Sweet, heavy, narcotic, tropical flower with spicy balsamic undertones.