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Organic Essential Oil

100% Organic Ylang 100%有機依蘭依蘭 100%有机依兰依兰

Therapeutic Properties

Stress, insomnia, depression, female balance, antiseptic, dry or oily skin & hair, breast firmer, relationship

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In Indonesia, Ylang ylang flower petals are strewn upon the bed of newlywed couples.


Bontanical Name: Cananga odorata

Origin: Madagascar

Method of Extraction: Steam distillation

Plant Part:Flower

Note: Base

  1. Vaporisation: Add 5-10 drops of essential oil into warm water by using diffuser.  

  2. Massage: Add 4-5 drops of essential oil into 10ml of carrier oil for facial or body massage or as a home-made body oil after shower. It is very good for muscular and spiritual relaxation.

  3. Bathing: Add 8-10 drops for a full bath. It can stimulates blood circulation and is ideal way to relax.

  4. Inhalation: Add 3-5 drops of essential oil into a bowl of steaming water. Place a towel over the head, close your eyes and inhale deeply. It can help to relieve physical and mental stress, especially headache and respiratory system problems.

  5. Clay mask (Cleansing and Whitening): Add 1-2 drops of essential oils to the mixtures of floral water and clay mask.

  6. Personal skin care product (e.g Shampoo,Bath Gel,Facial cream etc.): Add 4-5drops of essential oils to your own skin care products, create the unique personalised skin care products.

  7. Perfume: Add 4-5 drops of essential oils and 4-10 drops of solubiliser into 10ml water to create your own personalised perfume.

Contra-indication: Not suitable for sensitive skin people may cause headaches

Blending Base Measurement:

1% Essential oil in (5/10/30/50/100)mL = (1/2/6/10/20) drops per volume of essential oil respectively

2% Essential oil in (5/10/30/50/100)mL = (2/4/12/20/40) drops per volume of essential oil respectively

2.5% Essential oil in (5/10/30/50/100)mL = (3/5/15/25/30) drops per volume of essential oil respectively

Eye care = 0.5% Face = 1% - 2% Adult full body = 2% - 2.5%

*Remarks: Thin oil can apply onto skin directly. Thick oil is sticky, diluted with thin oil will be better 

Proportion: Thick Oil 10-20%Thin Oil 80-90%

Organic Ylang Ylang Ylang Ylang has an intensely sweet aroma and has a wide range of applications in health, cosmetics, and so many others. The health benefits are the most concerning in this section. Effects on arousals and heart function In a study to identify the effectiveness of organic Ylang Ylang aroma (YAA) on heart function using the electrocardiogram (EKG) showing blood pressure (BP) and heart rate (HR). A total of 29 healthy men were selected and randomly shared into two groups; the Ylang-Ylang group (15) and the control group ((14). After the intervention, the results showed a reduction in the level of blood pressure (systolic and diastolic blood pressure) and demonstrate sedative properties. Alters anxiety and self-esteem perception A study carried out on the use of Ylang Ylang essential oils on anxiety and self-esteem perception. The study included 34 professionals and randomly placed in three groups; the first and second treated with Ylang Ylang while the third group is the placebo. There was a significant difference in self-esteem for all the three groups after 90 days of intervention and 15 days post-intervention. Cognitive effects A study on the effects of Ylang Ylang and other essential oils examined the cognitive and mood aspect of healthy participants. A total number of 144 people volunteered and randomly allotted into Ylang Ylang, peppermint, and control groups. The assessment for cognitive performance using the Cognitive Drug Research computerized assessment battery, with mood scales before performing cognitive testing. The analysis showed that Ylang Ylang increases calmness but decreased alertness. Effects on sleep quality In a double-blind crossover study to determine the significant difference between the quality of sleep among patients with different essential oils; Ylang Ylang, other essential oils, and placebo. A total number of 42 adult participants in the outpatient cardiac rehabilitation, were randomly allocated into each group. Participants were exposed to essential oils (including Ylang Ylang) every five days until exposed to all and placebo. The participants reported sleep quality significantly when exposed to essential oils compared to the placebo. References McDonnell B, Newcomb P, Trial of Essential Oils to Improve Sleep for Patients in Cardiac Rehabilitation, The Journal of Alternative and Complementary Medicine 2019 25:12, 1193-1199. Jung, Da-Jung & Cha, Jun-Youl & Kim, Sung-Eun & Ko, Il-Gyu & Jee, Yong-Seok. (2013). Effects of Ylang-Ylang aroma on blood pressure and heart rate in healthy men. Journal of exercise rehabilitation. 9. 250-255. 10.12965/jer.130007. Gnatta, Juliana Rizzo, Piason, Patricia Petrone, Lopes, Cristiane de Lion Botero Couto, Rogenski, Noemi Marisa Brunet, & Silva, Maria Júlia Paes da. (2014). Aromatherapy with ylang ylang for anxiety and self-esteem: a pilot study. Revista da Escola de Enfermagem da USP, 48(3), 492-499. MARK MOSS, STEVEN HEWITT, LUCY MOSS & KEITH WESNES (2008) MODULATION OF COGNITIVE PERFORMANCE AND MOOD BY AROMAS OF PEPPERMINT AND YLANG-YLANG, International Journal of Neuroscience, 118:1, 59-77, DOI: 10.1080/00207450601042094

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