Discover the mind-relaxing capabilities of one of the most effective aromatherapy essential oil with Ylang Ylang.
Isn’t it amazing how each and every essential oil in aromatherapy has its own set of benefits? There are a few that have an extremely wonderful effect on body muscles while others work on a mental level to relieve stress and make you feel free of all the worries in the world. Aromatherapy Ylang Ylang oil falls in the second category. Due to its effect on mental stress, the oil has traditionally been used as an antidepressant.
The oil comes from the flowers of the Ylang Ylang tree, sometimes spelled ilang ilang, found commonly in Indonesia, Philippines, and the Southern Pacific Islands. If you have a hectic lifestyle, anxiety and depression related issues, or even insomnia, you can rely on its capabilities to calm the nerves. For many people, Ylang Ylang might work as a light sedative, helping them sleep easily and peacefully for a few long hours.
Now for the benefit that may actually come in very handy for those in a romantic relationship. Not many people are aware that Ylang Ylang oil is actually a strong aphrodisiac. The flowery fragrance that you just enjoyed during the bath is something that is going to last in your partner’s memory for ages to come. If that’s not reason enough to have a bottle at your disposal, then what is!
Ylang Ylang oil
• Add 3 to 5 drops in base oil preferably grape seed oil and massage the body
• Put 5 to 8 in hot water and enjoy a relaxing bath
• Can be used for head and body massage
• Can be used in aromatherapy lamps
• For external use only
• Never apply directly without diluting with a base oil