Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Emotionally, Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is heralded for being helpful with stress and anxiety. It's also used in cases of depression or when trying to cope with anger. You can use Ylang Ylang Oil in blends intended to focus upon happiness, gratitude and celebrating blessings. Ylang Ylang is also considered an aphrodiasic.
Topically, Ylang Ylang Oil has been praised for helping combat acne and oily skin. It may help with alopecia (hair loss).
Cananga odorata var genuina
Common Method of Extraction
Plant Part Typically Used
Clear with a Yellow Tinge
Strength of Initial Aroma
Medium - Strong
Fresh, floral, sweet, slightly fruity, fragrant yet delicate.
Anxiety, depression, frigidity, hypertension, palpitations, stress, oily skin, aprodiasic
Blends Well With
Bergamot, Black Pepper, Cedarwood, Cinnamon, Citronella Java, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Frangipani, Geranium, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemongrass, Lime, Lotus Pink, Lotus White, Oange, Patchouli, Rose, Rosewood, Sandalwood, Tangerine.