Ylang Ylang III Essential Oil Profile
Botanical: Cananga odorata | Origin: Madagascar | Method: Steam Distilled
A pale yellow, oily liquid with a rich, floral-balsamic, slightly spicy, bourbon-like scent, with depth and richness. It blends well with rosewood, jasmine, vetiver, opopanax, bergamot, mimosa, cinnamon, balsam Peru, rose, tuberose, labdanum, and others. It is excellent to tone down the sweetness of high-floral blends.
These are naturally occurring in the essential oil.
- methyl benzoate
- methyl salicylate
- methyl paracretol
- benzyl acetate
Aphrodisiac, antidepressant, anti-infectious, antiseborrheic, euphoric, hypotensive, regulator, sedative (nervous), stimulant (circulatory), tonic.
Non-toxic, non-irritant, a few cases of sensitization reported.
Primary Therapy Agent:
High blood pressure, hypertension, palpitations, frigidity, anxiety, depression, nervous tension, stress-related conditions.
Secondary Therapy Agent:
Acne, baldness and hair care, congested and dull skin, greasy or oily skin/scalp, insect bites, wrinkles, mature skin, insomnia, nervous exhaustion, fatigue.
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