Ylang Ylang Essential Oil (Cananga Odirata) 10ml
You just have to smell this one!
Ylang Ylang is known as the perfume tree.
Ylang Ylang essential oil means the flower of flowers in Malayan – One of the most romantic essential oils. Used extensively in the perfume industry.
Can help reduce high blood preassure and help with anxiety, anger, shock and fear.
Scent: intensely sweet, floral, tropical with a musky exotic undertone.
Extraction Method: steam distillation from the flowers.
Colour: Pale to golden-yellow.
Note: Base to Middle
Properties: soothing, erotic and euphoric.
Caution: safe to all skin types, might cause headaches for people who are sensitive to strong odors.
Blends well with: most florals, and citruses and nutmeg, rosewood, patchouli, clove and sandalwood. Blending with lemon, bergamot and other fresh oils will lighten the fragrance – strongly recommended.
Easy uses of ylang ylang oil:
Perfum – Ylang Ylang essential oil is famous for its lovely scent and used widely in the perfumery industry. You can alway make your own perfume by mixing it 1:10 with Almond oil or any other scentless base oil.
Hair – Massage the same blend to the roots of your hair. Will make the roots stronger and your hair look and smell great.
Skin – Add a few drops to your favourite moisturizer but first check for sensitivity. Will benefit particularly oily skin.
Erotic massage – blend 10 drops in a tablespoon of base oil and start massaging your partner. Especially good for women to find their femininity, confidence and sensuality.
Anxiety – A warm bath with 2 drops ylang ylang and 4 drops mandarin essential oils.
The simplest perfume:
1 parts Ylang Ylang oil
2 parts Bergamot oil
10 parts Almond oil
Shake well and you are ready to go.
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Spiritual ylang ylang
Ylang ylang is calming, uplifting, creates a sense of peace and promotes self-expression. Decreases judgement and awakens feelings of sensuality and pleasure. Heightens the senses, develops the “inner feminine” and a sense of creativity.
Baths: add 5-8 drops to bath
Massages: add 2-3 drops of essential oils to 15 ml (1 tablespoonful) of carrier oil
Vaporisation: add 2-4 drops of essential oils to a burner.
100% pure, therapeutic grade essential oil suitable for use by therapists and in making cosmetics, candles and soaps and for the home e.g. in oils burners, diffusers, saunas, adding to the bath, etc.
External use only.
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