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Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

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Ylang Ylang essential oil, (Cananga odorata) is imported from Sumatra, where the oil is made by steam distilling the flowers which were picked by hand at night to preserve their potent aromatic properties, the collected pure essential oil smells intoxicatingly rich, floral, sweet, fruity & exotic, it is bottled locally in South Africa.

Considered to be the ultimate in floral aphrodisiacs with its intoxicating aroma it works well in aromatherapy blends with other essential oils like Eucalyptus, Frankincense, French Lavender, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine & Neroli.

Ylang Ylang has earned its prestigious nickname “the flower of flowers" due to its unique properties which produce one of the most powerful floral essential oils.

This oil also has 10 amazing health benefits, read the rest of this essential oil profile below for a comprehensive look at this amazing oil and its uses.

Use caution when using this oil, all essential oils should be diluted before using topically.

Available in the following sizes: 20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Packaged in either Glass or HDPE containers, you can expect a shelf life of 8 years.

This Ylang Ylang essential oil is part of the dis natuurlik. Essential Oil Collection

Ylang Ylang Flowers used to make Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

10 Benefits of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

  • When applied topically to the skin, the oil helps to stimulate a natural youthful glow.
  • Powerful antibacterial compounds found within this essential oil can help fight infections by purifying, protecting and healing.
  • Improves blood flow and fights inflammation, supporting a healthy circulatory system, while also helping to control blood pressure levels.
  • Feeling tired, drained or lethargic? This essential oil can be particularly effective in helping you to re-energise and feel invigorated.
  • Inhaling this essential oil has an immediate positive effect on your mood, it acts directly on the olfactory system in the brain, helping to alleviate feelings of depression and lifting your mood.
  • The potent antibacterial properties of this essential oil make it an effective skin cleanser, boosting the regenerative process of the epidermis and purifying the skin.
  • Regulate sebum oil production, the oil corrects the amount of oil your sebaceous glands produce, ensuring your complexion has just the right amount of moisture.
  • Powerful antioxidant properties can help to fight off the free radicals that are responsible for premature ageing.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Uses:

  • Diffuse the Ylang Ylang essential oil to help you get a good nights sleep.
  • Add Ylang Ylang to your skin blends to soothe and calm the skin from irritations and support overall healthy skin tissues.
  • Blend a few drops of this essential oil with your conditioner to create a deep conditioning mask to nourish dry & brittle hair.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Usage Instructions:

  • Diffusion: Use five to six drops in a diffuser/ oil burner of your choice.
  • Topical use: Apply this oil to your skin by mixing no more than 4-5 drops of this oil for every 5ml of body lotion or carrier oil. (Always dilute essential oils with a carrier oil to minimise any skin sensitivity.)
  • Essential oil perfume: Add 80 drops of carrier oil to an amber bottle (50ml+), With a dropper, add in 10 drops of essential oils that contain base notes, followed by 5 drops of headnotes, and 5 drops of heart notes, seal the bottle and shake well, label and store in a cool dark place.

Ylang Ylang Flowers and leaves used in the Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Production process

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Properties:


Pure Ylang Ylang Complete Essential Oil

Botanical Name:

Cananga odorata

Main constituents:

Linalol, Farnesol, Geraniol, Geranial, Benzyl Acetate, Geranyl Acetate, Eugenol, Methyl Chavicol, Pinene, Beta-Caryophyllene, Farnasene

Country of origin:


Collection Method:

Steam distillation of the flowers

Fragrance Profile:

Floral, Sweet, Fruity, Exotic


Clear to yellow


Medium viscosity

Blends well with:

Bergamot, Clary Sage, Clove Bud, Eucalyptus, Frankincense, French Lavender, Ginger, Grapefruit, Jasmine, Neroli, Roman Chamomile, Sweet Orange

Safety & Warnings:

  • A skin test is recommended prior to use.
  • Dilute with a suitable carrier oil before using topically to lower the risk of skin sensitisation and or irritation.
  • Can cause headaches and nausea if overly used.
  • Skin sensitivity in some cases.
  • Do not use near broken skin or internally
  • Do not ingest
  • Keep out of reach of children and do not use on children younger than 2 years of age
  • Pregnant, nursing or under a doctors care? Consult your Healthcare Physician for the correct application of this product.
  • Avoid contact with your eyes, inner ears and sensitive areas.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Product Specifications & Options:

Quality Grade:

Therapeutic Grade Essential Oil (A-Grade)

Available in the following sizes:

20ml, 50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L, 25L

Wholesale Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

Available in various 20ml wholesale pack sizes, suitable for Resellers:

5 Units, 25 Units and 50 units+

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Bulk Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

Available in various bulk sizes, suitable for Manufacturers:

50ml, 100ml, 500ml, 1L, 5L, 20L & 25L

Contact us for more information and pricing.

Packaging types:

Glass dropper bottle for (20ml, 50ml, 100ml)

Glass Bottle for (500ml)

Plastic HDPE jerry can for (1L, 5L, 20L, 25L)

Shelf Life:

Up to 8 years shelf life, if proper storage instructions are followed.

Please refer to the packaging labels for expiry dates.

Storage Instructions:

Pure Essential oils like this Ylang Ylang Essential Oil should be kept in a cool (below 22°C) dark place (no sunlight) to maintain freshness & to obtain maximum shelf life.