Oil Name: Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil
Botanical Name: Cananga odorata
Ylang-ylang essential oil has an exotic, sweet smell and is tinged yellow in colour.
Originating in Indonesia Ylang-ylang is extracted from freshly picked flowers using water distillation or steam distillation.
Essential or Carrier Oil?
Linalool, geranyl acetate, caryophyllene, p-cresyl methyl ether, methyl benzoate, benzyl acetate, benzyl benzoate.
Antidepressant, Antiseborrhoeic, Antiseptic, Aphrodisiac, Hypotensive, Nervine, Sedative
Fear, Hair Care, Impotence, Stress, Tension
Irritant to Sensitive Skin
Detail of Warnings
It can cause sensitivity.
If excessively used, can lead to headaches and nausea.
Compatible Combination Oils
Bergamot, Grapefruit, Lavender, SandalwoodTags: Ylang-ylang essential oils