Botanical name Cananga Odorata/ORGANIC/Madagascar Ylang Ylang is known to be a euphoric and aphrodisiac essential oil. Try blending with Rose or Jasmine for massage. Ylang Ylang is known as the "Flower of Flowers" and most of the world's supply comes from the Commoro Islands in Madagascar and Reunion. The fragrance is sweet, flowery, soft and erotic.
There are five grades of quality the best known as Ylang Ylang Extra and is taken from the first hour of steam distillation of the flowers. Grades 1, 2, 3 and Complete are collected several times after the Extra is collected and once you have smelled the clarity of the Extra you will never choose the other grades. Aroma Thyme carries only Ylang Ylang Extra.
Properties: Ylang Ylang is known to be relaxing to the Central Nervous System and is may be useful for depression, insomnia, nervous tension, stress related pain, fear, rage, anger, low self esteem, shock and panic.