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Ylang Ylang Essential Oil 10ml

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It is the "flower of flowers" of essential oils. Essential oil is extracted from Ylang-Ylang, or Cananga odorata, that features warm, floral, exotic and feminine notes. Its aphrodisiac properties have been known for many years.



Her name means 'flower of flowers'. The name ylang-ylang is a Tagalog (Filipino language) derivative of the word ilang meaning 'wild', due to its natural habitat, or ilang-ilan meaning 'rare' suggestively defining its exceptional and delicate essence .

This exotic tree native to tropical Asia and cultivated in Java, Sumatra, Comoros Islands has large delicate pink, mauve or yellow flowers. It gives off an intense and characteristic perfume. The essence is obtained from the variety of yellow flowers.

In Indonesia, ylang-ylang flowers are sprinkled on the bed of the newlyweds in order to favor the wishes of union and as a symbol of purity and love. In the Moluccas Islands, an ointment of ylang-yang and turmeric flowers is prepared for cosmetic use, for hair, skin diseases and to treat fever and infections. In the last century it was used for hair in Macassar oil and to relieve insect bites.

Among its properties and benefits, the following stand out:

Cosmetic Level: antiseborrheic, sebaceous regulator and balancer in the treatment ofoily and dry skin, vitalizing tonic, decongestant and detoxifying.

A Therapeutic Level: hypotensive, sedative.

On a psychological level: aphrodisiac, antidepressant, promotes femininity and self-confidence.

It is one of the 12 basic essential oils to start in aromatherapy. The best essential oil to use to cleanse the skin. And it is a great regulator of oily skin and sebaceous hypersecretion, due to its antiseptic and moisturizing properties.

On an emotional level it has numerous properties, especially for women: powerful relaxant, combats apathy, resignation, dissatisfaction and moodiness. And above all, it contributes to increasing the power of seduction and feminine sensuality.

How to use

There are different methods of application and use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations:


  • Facial Use: A proportion of 99% Carrier Oil and 1% Essential Oil is recommended. This is equivalent to 2 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.

  • Body Use: A proportion of 97% Carrier Oil and 3% Essential Oil is recommended. This means 6 drops of Essential Oil for every 10 ml of Carrier Oil.


  • Diffuser: The use of diffusers without heat is recommended, such as the ALQVIMIA Flask, since heat can alter the properties of essential oils. Up to a maximum of 10 drops of Essential Oil Preparation can be used in the diffuser.

  • Bath: Dilute a maximum of 10-15 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a small amount of milk (vegetable or animal), yogurt, honey, salt or Bath Gel. Essential oils do not dissolve in water, so they need a vehicle to mix in the bath.
  • Inhalation with Steam: Apply a maximum of 5 drops of Essential Oil Preparation in a container with hot water (approximately 1-2 liters) and inhale, covering the head and the container with a towel, to retain the steam for longer.

  • Sauna: Dilute a maximum of 2 drops of Essential Oil Preparation for every 500 ml of water used in the sauna.

Remember that it is important to follow the instructions for use and the recommended proportions to guarantee a safe and effective use of Essential Oils and Essential Oil Preparations.




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