Extraction Method: Steam distilled from flowers
Note: Base to Middle
Properties: Ylang Ylang is a rich floral note and somewhat like Jasmine. Use sparingly for its relaxing qualities and as a sedative and sleeping aid .It has also been used in aphrodisiac blends and hair care products as it stimulates hair growth.
Ylang Ylang is distilled over the course of 14 hours. During this time various grades of Ylang Ylang are extracted: Extra, #1, #2, #3. The left over plant material is used to make the inferior Cananga Oil. Ylang Ylang #3 is the most