Plant Origin: Madagascar, Ecuador
Extraction Method: Steam distilled from flowers. Flowers are picked early in the morning to maximize oil yield. The highest quality oil is drawn from the first distillation and is known as ylang ylang complete.
Historical Data: Ylang ylang means "flower of flowers." The flowers have been used to cover the beds of newlyweds on their wedding night. Traditionally used in hair formulas to promote thick, shiny, lustrous hair.
Fragrant Influence: Balances male-female energies, enhances spiritual attunement, combats anger, combats low self-esteem, increases focus of thoughts, filters out negative energy, restores confidence and peace.
Application: Dilute 1 part essential oil with 1 part V-6 or carrier oil; apply 2-4 drops on location; inhale directly, diffuse
Caution: Use sparingly if you have low blood pressure
Refer to the Essential Oils Desk or Pocket Reference for more information.