The Organic Witch
Certified Aromatherapist

Organic Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

BOTANICAL NAME: cananga odorata (Complete - organic) (Grade I - non-organic)
ORIGIN: Madagascar
PARTS USED: flowers
FRAGRANCE: floral, heady, oriental, sweet
BLENDS WELL WITH: allspice, bergamot, camphor, cardamom, cedarwood, chamomile, clove, galbanum, lemon, marjoram, neroli, rose, tea tree, vetiver.
PHYSICAL & AROMATIC BENEFITS: aggression, aphrodisiac, anxiety, balancing, calming, cooling, euphoric, relaxing, antidepressant, antiseptic, disinfectant, lowers blood pressure, normal skin, oily skin, sedative, shock.
MAGICAL USES: love, lust, peace, sex, throat chakra.

GCMS Information:

Chemical Constituents








Geranyl Acetate






Benzyl Benzoate


Ylang Ylang Information:

The Ylang Ylang tree inhabitants the rain forests of Asia-Pacific Islands like Indonesia, Philippines, Java, Sumatra, Comoro, and Polynesia. The chief components of the essential oil of ylang ylang are benzyl acetate, benzyl benzoate linalool, caryophyllene, geranyl acetate, methyl benzoate, p-cresyl methyl ether and certain other components called Sesquiterpenes, which attribute to its aroma and medicinal properties.


Antidepressant: an agent that prevents or counteracts depression.
Antiseborrhoeic: Seborrhoea or Seborrhoeic Eczema is a condition caused by the malfunctioning of sebaceous glands, resulting in irregular sebum production and consequential infection of the epidermal cells. Ylang Ylang Essential Oil can be beneficial in curing the inflammation and controlling sebum production.
Antiseptic: a substance that inhibits the growth and reproduction of microorganisms.
Nervine: acts upon or affects the nerves; quiets nervous excitement.
Sedative: Calming, soothing, inducing sleep, tranquilizing.
Other Benefits: It can be used to cure infections in internal organs such as stomach, intestines, colon, and the urinary tract. It is also good for people suffering from insomnia, fatigue, frigidity, and other stress-related issues. It is extremely effective in maintaining moisture and oil balance of the skin.

Safety Warning: Avoid if history of apnea or low blood pressure. Never ingest essential oils without a prescription. Use carrier oil when applying to skin.

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*** The International Federation of Aromatherapists does not recommend that Essential Oils be taken internally unless under the supervision of a Medical Doctor who is also qualified in clinical Aromatherapy. In addition, Essential Oils must be properly diluted before use in order to avoid any damages to property or adverse physical effects (including injury or bodily harm).