Ylang ylang is a popular oil in aromatherapy due to its peace promoting property and fresh sweet scent. It was traditionally used to decorate the bed of a newly married couple. The oil is used to alleviate stress, relieve pain, reduce inflammation, improve mood, and enhance libido. In addition, Ylang Ylang essential oil is said to act as a natural insect repellent, promote wound healing, and diminish the appearance of scars when applied to the skin.
Properties; Antimicrobial, antibacterial, anti-inflammatory, antidepressant, antiseptic, antispasmodic, sedative.
Directions For Use
Aromatically; Add a few drops into your diffuser.
Add several drops to your hot bath.
Add to household cleaning agent.
Add a few drops in hot water or hot towel and inhale.
Mix with carrier oils and apply on hair or skin.
Rub a few drops between your palms.
Add to your moisturizer for toning and rejuvenation of the skin.
Add a few drops to a damp towel and apply directly to inflamed areas.
Rub on your wrists for a lovely perfume scent.
Burn in an oil burner.