Ylang Ylang 1 e.o. – 30 ml
Our Ylang Ylang 1 e.o. (essential oil) is complete in its scent. It contains a wide array of medicinal properties. It is truly spectacular.
The name means “flower of flowers.” Ylang ylang flower petals are strewn upon the beds of villagers. It is grown and distilled on wedding nights.
The Ylang ylang is a tall tropical tree. It grows to about 20 meters (60 feet) high. It is large and tender. It also has fragrant pink, mauve or yellow flowers.
The tree is cultivated in:
The scent of the Ylang Ylang 1 e.o. is sweet and exotic. It also smells sensually floral. The smell is very seductive. It is even said to possess aphrodisiac qualities.
The oil was once a popular ingredient in Europe. It was used to help prepare hair. It was known as Macassar oil. The word “anti-macassar” even originated from this. Anti-macassar was used to keep hair oil from staining furniture.
Properties and uses of Ylang Ylang 1 e.o. include:
- relieves anxiety.
- calms the nervous system.
- alleviates anger and frustration.
The scent of the oil focuses on happiness. It is very helpful against stress and anxiety. It can also be used to fight against depression. Its smell also helps to alleviate anger.
The essential oil is widely popular in aromatherapy. It can also be applied onto the skin. It can help fight against acne. When placed onto the scalp, it is said to encourage hair growth. It can also soothe the skin from insect bites.
It can also aid in reducing high blood pressure. It helps against rapid breathing and heartbeats.
It can also be useful for intestinal infections.
Ylang Ylang 1 oil could have a soothing effect on the skin. Its stimulating effect on the scalp could promote more luxurious hair growth.