Ylang Ylang

Ylang Ylang

Cananga odorata is a flowering tree that can reach 60 feet in height. The oil is strongly floral and reminiscent of Jasmine.

  • Latin Binomial; Cananga Odorata
  • Country of Origin; Madagascar
  • Traditional Uses; Acne, hair growth, hair rinse, insect bites, irritated and oily skin, general skin care, high blood pressure, hyperventilating, tachycardia, palpitations, depression, frigidity, impotence, insomnia, nervous tension, stress related conditions, anger
  • Method of Production; steam distillation of the flowers
  • Perfume Note; base
  • Safety; moderate need for dilution prior to topical application; use in high quantities can cause headache and nausea  
  • 10ml / 1/3fl oz