Ylang Ylang is our reminder that we need to both give and get loving attention Ylang Ylang reminds us to give affection and gentle encouragement to those we love (and those we don't love yet!) whenever we can. Ylang Ylang is a lovely reminder to let go and enjoy yourself. Use Ylang Ylang to counteract feelings of inadequacy, disassociation and isolation.
Species: Cananga odorata
GOOD FOR THE MIND
Ylang Ylang showed promise as a treatment for some forms of simple anxiety because of its calming effect on the body and mind. In several studies Ylang Ylang was shown to relax, ease depression and stress and even lower blood pressure and heart rate in young, healthy men.
In traditional aromatherapy, Ylang Ylang has been used as an aphrodisiac for both men and women.
GREAT FOR SKIN
Ylang Ylang is a common traditional oil for aging skin, it is said to bring balance and help to calm to skin that is prone to redness.
100% Pure Essential Oil
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Use in a diffuser, in a compress (cold or hot) or add a few drops to your bath. Please do not put essential oils directly on your skin.