Ylang Ylang 100% essential oil
Extraction method: steam distillation
Aroma: strongly sweet and floral
Note: middle to top
Mood effects: calms anger and frustration, instilling feelings of peace. Renowned as a sensuous oil, that boosts confidence.
Body effects: can help balancing hormones. Ylang ylang is an aphrodisiac, which also slows breathing and could help reduce blood pressure. On the skin, ylang ylang balances sebum (our skin's natural oil) and can be helpful for both oily and dry skin.
How to use
Place a few drops in your aromatherapy diffuser
along with water to create an infusing mist which will carry the benefits through your space.
To apply topically, add a little ylang ylang essential oil to a carrier oil such as coconut or jojoba oil, at a ratio of around 1 part essential oil to 25 parts carrier oil.
Blends well with these essential oils: bergamot, grapefruit, jasmine, lavender, lemon, neroli, orange, patchouli, rose, rosewood, sandalwood.
General precautions: Always dilute essential oils in a carrier oil if applying externally (1:25 ratio is a good rule of thumb.) Not to be taken internally. Use the gentlest oils at low doses with children. If you are pregnant or have any medical condition, use oils only under the guidance of a qualified aromatherapy practitioner.
Shipping time: Mood Infuser's ylang ylang essential oil ships same or next business day via courier for fast delivery throughout New Zealand.