How to Use Ylang Ylang Oil
How to Use Ylang Ylang Oil for Unique Health:
-To reduce the sign of aging, to soothe irritation and to generally protect the skin. Simply dilute one or two drops of ylang-ylang essential oil in one table spoon of carrier oil like jojoba oil than massage on the face. Ylang-ylang essential oil is well known for its ability to stimulate natural glow.
-Essential oil can help fight infection by purifying, protecting and healing.
-Ylang- ylang essential oil can improve blood flow and support healthy circulatory system.
-Inhaling ylang-ylang essential oil can have immediate positive effects on your mood.
-Due to the anti-bacterial properties of ylang ylang oil i acts as a healing powerhouse and boost the regenerative process of the epidermis.
-Ylang-ylang oil balance the sebum production. It corrects the amount of oil ,sebaceous gland produce, ensuring your complexion has just the right amount of moisture.
-Due to its antibiotic properties ylang-ylang oil can helps to fight off free radicals that are responsible for premature aging.
-Ylang-ylang essential oil use to treat cuts, burn, bites,
-Ylang-ylang essential oil had a sedative effect. It reduces systolic and diastolic blood pressure.
-Due to the presence of linalool compound ylang-ylang essential oil has antibacterial antifungal and anti-inflammatoryproperties.
-Ylang –ylang essential oil is used to treat asthma.
-When dried ylang –ylang flowers are used to treat malaria.
-Ylang –ylang essential oil is used to increase sexual desire and reduce sexual anxiety.
-Ylang –ylang oil stimulates oil production in the skin and on the scalp.
-This essential oil reduces depression.
-Ylang –ylang essential oil is used to reduce the mood swings and cramps in premenstrual syndrome. Take five drops of ylang-ylang essential oil, two drops of lavender oil and two drops of clary sage oil mix it with carrier oil. This blend can be applied to lower abdomen and lower back to give relieve from stiffness, aching, cramping.
-Ylang-ylang oil stimulates the hair growth by stimulating blood circulation and eliminating the bacterial growth in hairs.
-To prepare an antiseptic blend take two table spoon of witch hazel, two drops of tea tree oil and two drops of ylang ylang oil. Apply this blend to cure acne, wound, rashes, and boils.
-Take eight to ten drops of ylang ylang oil, two drops of aloe Vera gel and one cup of distilled water in to a spray bottle mix well all the ingredient. This blend can be used as body spray or for hair spray.
-For making oil balancing face cream. Add one or two drops of ylang-ylang oil in face cream it gives extra moisture to your skin.
-Ylang ylang oil gives strength to our nervous system and reduces the stress on the nerves and protects them from nervous disorders.
What is Ylang Ylang Oil?
Introduction of Ylang Ylang Oil:
The ylang-ylang flower is used to make several types of essential oils. It is also called queen of perfumes. The oil varies in the intensity of their scent. Ylang Ylang extra is the most potent essential oil derived from the ylang- ylang flowers. The flowers of ylang - ylang is soft warm natural yellow that almost changes with the light yellow to a beige. The name ylang-ylang is derived from the tagalog term for the tree ilang-ilang a reduplicative form of the word ilang meaning wilderness.Ylang- ylang in tagalog means flower of flowers. Ylang-ylang is yellow in color, star shaped flower that grows on the cananga tree.
Origin of Ylang Ylang Oil:
This tropical species is native to countries surrounding the Indian oceans such as Indian Malaysia, the Philippines and part of Australia. The cananga tree is a fast growing tree reaching up to 15-20-meter high in the wild. The YlangYlang tree, scientifically called Canangaodorata and botanically, it is referred to as the Fragrant Cananga, the perfume tree and the Macassar Oil Plant.Flowering period ofylang –ylang is April to June and it is originating from Madagascar. It is belonging to family annonaceae. Ylang- Ylang Essential Oil also known to immediately boost the mood,relax the mind and body to alleviate factors leading to insomnia, and it lowers the body stress responses such assweating.
Ylang –ylang essential oil is used in floral perfumes,aromatherapy preparations and for cosmetic use. The quality of ylang-ylang oil depends upon the first or later distillation. The oil comes from the first distillation are more pure and good in quality as compared to the oil produced in second distillation process .The wood of tree is used in making boxes and bark of tree is used in making ropes. To create an aromatherapy diffuser, combine 2 drops of Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil, 2 drops Grapefruit Essential Oil and 1 drop Bergamot Essential Oil.
Ylang-ylang oil blends with bergamot, geranium oil,grapefruit,lemon, marjoram, sandalwood or vetiver essential oil.
Extraction Method and Chemical Composition of Ylang Ylang Oil
Ylang-ylang oil is extracted by a steam distillation of canangaodorata a plant native to reunion and Madagascar is land.
The main chemical constituents of Ylang-Ylang Essential Oil AreLinalool, Geranyl acetate, Germacrene-D, beta-Caryophyllene, Benzyl acetate, Geraniol, Methyl p-Cresol, Methyl benzoate, Geranyl acetate, Farnasene and Benzyl benzoate.