Botanical Name: Cananga odorata
Ylang Ylang essential oil is derived from the star-shaped flowers of the tropical Ylang Ylang tree and is used extensively in making perfumes and in aromatherapy. Similar to Jasmine, Ylang Ylang has been used for centuries in religious and wedding ceremonies. In Aromatherapy, Ylang Ylang is used to promote emotional wellbeing. Ylang Ylang is frequently used in luxurious hair and skin products for its scent and blends well with Bergamot, Geranium, Grapefruit, and Vetiver.
- promotes the appearance of healthy skin and hair when applied topically
- provides and uplifting aroma while promoting a sense of calmness when diffused
sweet, rich, spicy
germacrene, caryophyllene, farnesene