*Best Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil for treatment of high blood pressure
The essential oil of ylang-ylang is extracted from large yellow tropical flowers of the cananga tree which blooms profusely year-round in Indonesia. Translated from Malayan, ylang-ylang means 'flower of flowers.'
This pale yellow, clear oil has an intensely sweet, almond and floral fragrance, with an exotic, woody and balsamic note. It has an exotic, seductive smell which is soothing, euphoric and sedating, making ylang-ylang a popular ingredient with perfumers and confectioners. 'Ylang-ylang extra,' the highest grade of this oil, is generally preferred for aromatherapy over grades 1, 2 or 3.
The primary medicinal use of ylang-ylang is treatment of high blood pressure (hypertension), heart palpitations and rapid breathing. Ylang-ylang is an ingredient in skin and hair care products for the treatment of excessive oiliness. This oil is a powerful aphrodisiac, useful in the treatment of impotence and frigidity when massaged on the abdomen and groin. The sweet, rich fragrance helps release inhibition and evoke passion.
Ylang-ylang is useful to reduce general stress and tension. It also helps overcome sadness, frustration and anger, as well as more severe emotional problems including panic attacks and post-traumatic stress (PTS). By creating a feeling of peace and tranquility, ylang-ylang unlocks repressed feelings and aids in meditation, creative thinking and artistic expression. A few drops of ylang-ylang in bath water before bedtime helps relax both mind and body, making it a choice treatment for insomnia.
Ylang-ylang should be used in tiny amounts and for short periods of time. Extended or excessive use might result in headache or nausea. Blending with a citrus oil, such as bergamot or neroli, to lighten the effect of ylang-ylang helps prevent negative side effects.
Benefits of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
These flowers possess a bright and cheery aroma that relieves anxiety and depression, while boosting the libido. The oil is very beneficial to skin issues, like wrinkles and acne. Ylang Ylang possesses antispasmodic, antiseptic, anti-inflammatory, sedative, vasodilating, and tonic. It also acts as a sedative and circulatory stimulant.
Application: NEAT. Topically, Inhaled, Diffused, Dietary Supplement.
Uses of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil
Regularly utilized in perfumes and aromatherapy, ylang ylang oil offers lots health benefits for the body and mind. For instance, the oil possesses natural skin-fortifying properties that support the skin and hair.
Ylang Ylang oil supports hormonal balance, which serves the skin, emotions, and hormonal fluctuation during menopause and menstruation. The oil serves mental and emotional health by calming tension and stress and prompting a positive outlook. The oil’s strong supportive properties, along with its natural ability to enhance the skin, make it one powerful agent to have on hand when your hormones are in flux.
To promote relaxation, add 3-4 drops ylang ylang to your bathwater. Soak and inhale slowly and deeply for twenty minutes. Afterwards, you can apply ylang ylang on your pulse points, neck, and wrists to use as a perfume.
Lastly, you can apply ylang ylang topically to support skin health. Simply rub 1-2 drops softly over the affected area.
General Methods of Application
Apply NEAT. Aromatically. Internally. Topically.
Those with sensitive skin should dilute the oil with a carrier oil. Avoid touching the eyes, ears, and other sensitive areas with the oil. People who are nursing, pregnant, or are receiving medical attention should consult their physician before use. Additionally, make sure to store the oil away from children.
Blend Recipe: Male Libido Stimulant
3-4 drops Ylang Ylang
3-4 drops Clary Sage
Stimulate male libido by adding the oils to a “00” capsule. Take a single capsule, twice daily after meals.