Ylang-Ylang "Extra": Essential Oil
Latin Name: Cananga odorata Lamarck
Aroma: Slighty sweet, earthy
Blends well with: Bergamot, Frankincense, Sandalwood
Ylang-Ylang "Extra" Properties: Anti-spasmodic, anti-imflammatory; balancing, regulating, and stimulating for the heart; lowers blood pressure, dampens excitation of reflexes; against infection of respiratory tract and genitalia; sexual stimulant.
Ylang-Ylang "Extra" Indications: Cardiac insufficiency, tachycardia, high blood pressure, spasmophilia; infection of respiratory tract and genitalia; sexual asthenia, frigidity, impotence; skin and hair care.
Ylang-Ylang "Extra" Main Components: Germacrene, benzyl benzoate, linalool, cadinene-alpha-farnesene, beta-carypohyllene, anisol menthyl, cinnamyl acetate.
Ylang-Ylang "Extra" Contraindications, side effects: None known for normal dosage.
Ylang- Ylang "Extra" Essential Oil is an exotic oil that lifts the spirits and has long been sought after for its sensual properties. It is popular in aphrodisiac blends, due to its soothing and relaxing properties as well as its intoxicating aroma. For the skin, Ylang Ylang is ideal for both oily and dry skin and a lovely addition to a hair rinse. Ylang Ylang Extra is obtained through the second distillation of the oil.