Ylang Ylang

Rs. 220.00


Description of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is extracted from the fresh flowers of Cananga Odorata, by steam distillation method. Also known as Ylang Ylang tree, it is native to India and grown in parts of Indochina and Malaysia. It belongs to the family Annonaceae of the Plantae kingdom. It is wildly gown in Madagascar and the best variety is obtained from there. Ylang Ylang flowers are spread on the beds of newly wed couples in the belief of bringing love and fertility. 

Ylang Ylang essential oil has a very floral, sweet and jasmine-like smell. It is used in perfume making because of the same. Its sweet aroma also relaxes mind and relieves symptoms of stress, anxiety and depression. Hence, its very popular in Aromatherapy to promote relaxation. Ylang Ylang Essential oil is an emollient in nature and it can balance oil production, it is used in skin care and hair care products for the same benefits. It is a natural pain reliever and used to treat back pain, joint pain and other pains. It is known to uplift mood and promote sensual feeling, and it has been recognised as a potential and natural aphrodisiac. It is commercially used for tis sweet fragrance and added to cosmetic products like soaps, handwashes, lotions, body washes, etc

It enhances and nourishes the appearance of healthy-looking skin
 It provides a calming and positive atmosphere
 It provides antioxidant support when ingested 

Anxiety, Depression, Frigidity, Hypertension, Palpitations, Stress

 It fights against depression and uplifts mood, stops sebum secretion, protects against sepsis, increases libido and cures various sexual disorders, while also reducing blood pressure, curing nervous disorders, soothing inflammation and reducing the severity of nervous disorders.

Benefits of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Glowing Skin: Organic Ylang Ylang essential oil improves blood circulation and that results in blood reaching all parts of the face. In the process, it also lightens blemishes, marks and spots caused by various skin conditions. It can give skin a glowing, plump and blushing look.

Moisturization: It is a natural moisturizer that reaches deep into the skin and locks the moisture inside. It adds a protective layer on skin and prevent dryness. This helps skin to stay nourished and hydrated.

Oil Control: As mentioned Ylang Ylang Essential oil is a moisturizing agent; a well hydrated skin produces less oils and controls sebum production. In addition, it also minimizes pores and restricts pollutants and dirt from entering the skin.

Clean and Strong hair: It reduces sebum production in scalp as well, and treats greasy hair and scalp. It also cleans the scalp in the process. Ylang Ylang essential oil promotes blood circulation to the scalp as well and tightens hair from the roots. That results in stronger and thicker hair.

Fight against Skin infection: It is anti-bacterial in nature, that fight against skin infections, Psoriasis, Eczema, Scabies, rashes and redness, etc. It also adds an extra layer of protection against Bacteria and reduces discoloration of skin. It is used to treat insect bites and prevent itchiness.

Faster Healing: Ylang Ylang Essential oil’s antiseptic properties prevents infections, sepsis and tetanus from happening in any open wound or cut. It adds a protective layer on skin and reduce chances of infection, this fastening the healing process.

Pain Relief: It provides relief from inflammation and improve blood circulation. It can be used to treat muscle spasms, joint pain and back ache and sore muscles. It is also known to relieve pain of Arthritis, and Rheumatism. It can be used after a long tiring day of work or an intense workout.

Promotes Mental Health: Ylang-ylang Essential Oil has Sedative effects on nervous system that relieves pressure on the mind. Its sweet and floral smell is known to reduce symptoms and episodes of Depression, Anxiety and Stress. It can calm the nervous system and promote relaxation.

Treats Insomnia: It has a calming scent that relaxes mind and a sedating effect on the nervous system. Relaxation and calm nature are the two major requirements for a good and sound sleep and Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil help achieve both, thus promoting better sleep and reducing insomnia.

Nervine: A tonic for nerves is called Nervine, and that’s what Ylang-Ylang Essential oil is, it acts as a tonic for nerves and mainly assist nervous system. It can treat after effects of shocks, trauma and fear that inhibits proper functioning of nervous system. It improves focus, concentration and control of mind over bodily movements. Often humans are met with circumstances that sticks with them and start becoming a baggage. Vetiver Essential oil can also help in relieving that baggage and ensuring proper functioning of nervous system.

Aphrodisiac: Its pleasant smell alone is enough to stimulate mood and make the environment romantic. Sexual interactions are more psychological than humans realize, Ylang-Ylang Essential oil lowers stress levels and promote relaxation that puts mind at ease and enhance sexual desire of any kind. It can decrease libido and increase performance as well.

Reduced High Blood Pressure: Its topical application is known to improve blood circulation and providing a relaxed state of mind. Stress can increase blood pressure, Ylang-Ylang essential oil can lower stress and thus reduce high blood pressure.  

Pleasant fragrance: It has a very sweet and floral fragrance which is known to lighten the environment and bring peace to tensive surrounding. It is added to scented candles and used in perfumery making as well. It is added to fresheners, cosmetics, detergents, soaps, toiletries, etc for its pleasant smell.


Uses of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Skin care products: its oil reduction and cleansing properties are used in making skin care products for clear and healthy skin. When mixed with moisturizer and massaged on to face, it also removes dead skin.

Hair oil and products: It can be added to hair oils to increase benefits and make them more effective. Its nourishing qualities and dandruff treatment can also be used in making conditioners and other hair care products. It will make hair stronger from the roots to the tips and reduce excess oil production.

Infection Treatment: It is used in making antiseptic creams and gels to treat infections and allergies, especially those targeted to fungal and dry skin infections. It is also used in making wound healing creams, scar removing creams and first aid ointments. It can also be used to prevent infection from happening in open wounds and cuts.

Healing creams: Pure Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil has antiseptic properties, and used in making wound healing creams, scar removing creams and first aid ointments. It can also clear up insect bites, sooth skin and stop bleeding.

Scented Candles: Ylang Ylang Essential Oil has a floral, sweet balsamic and woody smell which lends candles a unique aroma. It has soothing effect especially during stressful times. The warm aroma of this pure oil deodorizes air and calms the mind.  It promotes better mood and this smell is best suited for those who can’t handle any strong intense fragrance.

Aromatherapy: Ylang Ylang Essential Oil has calming effect on mind and body. It is therefore used in aroma diffusers as it is known for its ability to clear mind of any tensive thoughts, anxiety and depression. It is also used to treat insomnia and disorientation.

Cosmetic Products and Soap Making: It has anti-bacterial qualities, and a Strong aroma which is why it’s used in making soaps and handwashes since a very long time. Ylang Ylang essential oil has a very mildly sweet and floral smell and it also helps in treating skin infection and allergies, and can also be added to special sensitive skin soaps and gels. It can also be added to bathing products like shower gels, body washes, and body scrubs.

Massage Oil: Adding this oil to massage oil can relieve inflammation, skin allergies like bacterial   infections, fungal infections and scabies, and aid to faster and better healing to insect bites as well. It can also be massaged onto abdomen and lower back to increase blood flow and enhance sexual performance.

Steaming Oil: When inhaled, it can promote relaxation and improve sleep quality. It lowers stress levels and put mind at ease, that increases sleep quality and quantity. It also promotes good mood and can be used as an aphrodisiac to enhance sexual performance.

Pain relief ointments: Its anti-inflammatory properties are used in making pain relief ointments, balms and sprays.

Perfumes and Deodorants: It is very famous in the perfume industry and added for its strong and unique fragrance, since a very long time. It is added to base oils for perfumes and deodorants. It has a refreshing smell and can enhance mood as well.

Fresheners: It is also used to make room fresheners and house cleaners. It has a very unique and Pleasantly floral aroma that is used in making room and car fresheners.



Avoid during pregnancy and with sensitive skin. It can cause possible sensitization in some individuals, so use in very low concentration only. It is important to note that all Essential Oils are extremely concentrated in nature and if to be applied on the skin or body, should always be diluted up to a maximum dosage of 4% in a suitable carrier oil.

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