Ylang Ylang has a heavy, sweet, floral aroma. The grades (1, 2 and 3) indicate from which part of the steam distillation process the oil was obtained, with grade 1 being of the highest quality. Ylang Ylang is used extensively by the chinese and is an all time favorite of Americans too. It is said to be an antidepressant, antiseptic, aphrodisiac, sedative. Excessive use may lead to headaches and nausea. Be careful when starting to use this oil as it could possibly irritate sensitive skins and indicated against use on inflammatory skin conditions and dermatitis. it is said to calm feelings of anger, anxiety, shock, panic and fear. The chinese use it to reduce rapid breathing and heartbeat. It is said to have sedative properties that help bring down high blood pressure. It is also claimed to have a tonic and stimulating effect on the scalp promoting a more luxurious hair growth. Blends well with bergamot, citronella, jasmine, lavender, lemon, rose, sandalwood and verbena.
1/2 oz. amber, glass bottle pure, Ylang Ylang III Essential Oil $10.25~~~~~~~~~~~
1 oz. squeeze,d ropper-tip bottle Ready-to-Use Ylang Ylang III Essential Oil $9.25 ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~
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