Ylang ylang essential oil has an intense floral, sweet smell that is known for promoting emotional balance, reducing stress, and even being a natural aphrodisiac! Ylang ylang has a relaxing effect on the body, helping those who suffer from stress, anxiety, depression or insomnia find relief and tranquility. You can add a few drops of ylang ylang oil to your bath or diffuse it in your home for instant relaxation. You can also put a few drops of the oil onto your wrists as a luxurious perfume. For an aphrodisiac massage, mix 5 drops of ylang ylang with 1 tsp. of carrier oil (like jojoba oil or shea nut oil) and massage into the skin.
Botanical Name: Cananga Odorata
Warning: Essential oils are for external use only.
Benefits of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Precautions: Always test your skin for sensitivity before widespread use of any essential oil. Keep out of eyes, ears, and nose.