aBotanical Name: Cananga odorata
Country of Origin: Madagascar
Method of Extraction: Steam Distillation
Source: Flower petals
Colour and Consistency: Exotic sweet, floral scent. Can be used as a base note. Thin, clear, pale yellow liquid.
Blends with: Grapefruit, Neroli, Bergamot, Rosewood, Lavender, Sandalwood, orange, mandarin, lime, tangerine
The ylang-ylang tree is a tropical tree native to India. It is prized for it's fragrant, pink, mauve and yellow flowers. It is from these aromatic flowers that ylang-ylang oil is distilled. Ylang-ylang oil can be used to create a calming atmosphere and blends really well with citrus oils as they help to tone down the overwhelming sweetness of the ylang-ylang oil.
Ylang-ylang is one of the most affordable of all the floral oils and is often used as a substitute for expensive jasmine oil. It is a very useful fragrance in perfumes, colognes, skin care products, cosmetics and soaps.
When used in aromatherapy, ylang-ylang oil is prized for it's tranquilizing effects.
Ylang-ylang Diffuser Blends
Calming Blend: 2 drops ylang-ylang oil, 2 drops patchouli, 2 drops bergamot oil
Peaceful Blend: 2 drops ylang-ylang oil, 2 drops frankicense, 2 drops mandarin oil.
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