Ylang ylang is a yellow, star-shaped flower that grows on the Cananga tree (Cananga odorata).Ylang ylang’s heady, aromatic scent is fruity, flowery, and rich.
Ylang ylang has been found in research to:
-lower blood pressure
-decrease heart rate
-stimulate oil production in the skin and on the scalp
-repel flying insects and kill bug larvae
Some people use ylang ylang as an aphrodisiac and for sexual stimulation.
Ylang ylang also has a history of use as a traditional, herbal treatment for conditions such as:
100% pure and natural chemotyped Ylang Ylang (Cananga odorata) essential oil obtained by steam distillation of the flowers.
Naturally contains: benzyl alcohol, benzoate and salicylate benzyl, eugenol, farnesol, geraniol, isoeugenol and linalool.