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Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Latin Name
Cananga Odorata
Plant Family
Annonaceae
Country of Origin
Madagascar
Chemical Constituents
benzyl benzoate(5-10%)
benzyl salicylate(1-5%)
farnesol(1-5%)
geraniol(< 1%)
isoeugenol(< 1%)
linalool(1-5%)
methyl benzoate(1-5%)
p-cresyl methylether(1-5%)
How to Use
4-5 drops in bath
4-5 drops on a tissue/vaporiser
15 drops in 50ml carrier
Characteristic
A sweet floral, deep, exotic and heavily scented oil.
Distilled from the finest Yellow flowers. A semi-wild tree with brittle wood and is found in the South Sea islands. Known as the "poor man's Jasmine", Ylang Ylang is used extensively in high end perfumery for its stunning, deep, floral scent. A must for every home and professionals oil box.
Extraction Method
100% Pure Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is obtained by steam distillation from the flower of Cananga odorata.
Oils to Blend with

Use alone for pure bliss - but blends well with Bergamot, Citronella, Clary Sage, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Lavender, Lemon, Melissa, Neroli, Orange, Patchouli, Rose, Rosewood, Sandalwood and Verbena

Precautions
Do not use during pregnancy.
Keep away from children and eyes.
Do not take internally or apply undiluted to the skin.
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