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Pure Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Ylang-ylang essential oil is derived from the flowers of the Cananga odorata tree, native to Southeast Asia. It is obtained through the steam distillation of the fresh flowers. Ylang-ylang essential oil has a rich, sweet, floral aroma and is known for its various potential benefits. Here's an overview:


  • Aroma: Rich, sweet, floral, and sometimes described as exotic.

Health Benefits and Uses:

  1. Relaxation and Stress Reduction: Ylang-ylang oil is often used for its calming and relaxing properties. Inhaling its aroma or using it in aromatherapy may help reduce stress and anxiety.

  2. Aphrodisiac: Ylang-ylang is sometimes considered an aphrodisiac and is used to enhance romantic experiences. Its sensual and exotic aroma makes it a popular choice for this purpose.

  3. Skincare: Ylang-ylang oil is used in skincare products for its potential benefits to the skin. It may help balance oil production, making it suitable for both dry and oily skin types.

  4. Hair Care: The oil is sometimes added to hair care products for its potential to improve hair texture and promote a healthy scalp.

  5. Mood Enhancement: Inhaling the aroma of ylang-ylang may contribute to an uplifted mood and a sense of well-being.

  6. Sleep Aid: Ylang-ylang's relaxing properties make it a potential aid for promoting a restful sleep. Diffusing the oil in the bedroom may contribute to a calming atmosphere.


  • Ylang-ylang essential oil is generally safe for most people when used in moderation. However, it's important to be cautious with the amount used, as its potent aroma can be overwhelming for some individuals.

  • Pregnant women, nursing mothers, and individuals with certain medical conditions should consult with a healthcare professional before using ylang-ylang essential oil.

Botanical Name:

  • Cananga odorata

As with any essential oil, it's important to use high-quality, pure products and be mindful of individual sensitivities. If you have specific health concerns, consult with a healthcare professional before incorporating ylang-ylang essential oil or any other essential oil into your wellness routine.

Botanical Name: Cananga Odorata

Plant Part: Flowers

Extraction Method: Steam Distilled

Origin: Madagascar

Color: Yellow to amber

Strength of Aroma: Medium

Aromatic Scent: Ylang-ylang Essential Oil has an intensely sweet, soft floral-balsamic, slightly spicy scent. There is a creamy rich top note.

Cautions: Ylang-ylang Essential Oil can cause sensitivity in some people and excessive use of it may lead to headaches and nausea. When using essential oil, it's important to dilute it properly before applying to the skin and to perform a patch test to check for any potential allergic reactions. Additionally, pregnant women and individuals with certain health conditions should consult with a healthcare professional before using essential oils. Ensure that you are using high-quality, pure essential oils and be aware of individual sensitivities or allergies. If you have specific health concerns, consult with a healthcare professional before incorporating essential oils into your routine. Nearly all highly concentrated essential oils are flammable, so we suggest using them safely and keeping them away from flames and sparks. When you aren't using your essential oils, keep them stored and sealed in their original bottle and be careful of any leaks or spills.

Disclaimer: The information provided is general and should not be taken as medical advice. Neither Dzirun nor associated business entities guarantee the accuracy of the information. Please consult your doctor, especially if being used during pregnancy, before using this product. You are also encouraged to test the product to ensure that it meets your needs, before use.

The FDA has not evaluated the statements on this website. No claims are made by Dzirun as to the medicinal value of any products from Dzirun The information presented here is for educating our customers about the traditional uses of essential oils and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. You are responsible for understanding the safe application of these products. If you have any questions, please call or email us for further information.