Ylang ylang is a yellow, star-shaped flower that grows on the Canangatree (Cananga odorata). This tropical species is native to countries surrounding the Indian Ocean, such as India, Philippines, Malaysia, Indonesia and Madagascar.
Ylang ylang has a sweet, soft, flowery fragrance that has made it a romantic favourite. To extract extremely high-quality essential oils. Usually the petals with dew in the morning are the best. The aroma bring happiness, gratitude and celebrating blessings feeling, it also as a major component in perfumes.
Benefits: Romantic, relaxing, comforting
Romance Diffuser Recipe:
2 drops Ylang Ylang Oil
2 drops Cedarwood Oil
2 drops Lemon Oil
5 drops Orange Oil
For topical application, refer dilution ratios here.
|Country of Origin
||Linalol, Farnesol, Geraniol, Geranial, Benzyl Acetate, Geranyl Acetate, Eugenol, Methyl Chavicol, Pinene, Beta-Caryophyllene, Farnasene|
||Clear with a Yellow Tinge|
||Exotic, floral, sweet and slightly fruity.|
|Strength of Initial Aroma
||Medium - Strong|
||Sandalwood, bergamot, lavender, grapefruit, orange, jasmine, geranium, vetiver|
Non-toxic, non-irritant, may cause allergy, use in moderation. The strong flower scent may cause headaches for some individuals, if used in high concentration.