Ylang Ylang is a plant that originates in Philippines, from this plant an essential oil with calming properties is obtained. Ylang Ylang is also able, at the same time, to boost vitality without effects on the nervous system. Let’s see the main uses.
Relaxing action, anxiety, insomnia
Ylang Ylang essential oil gives relief in case of anger, fear, anxiety and nervous tensions. Helpful in case of depression and irritability, this essential oil is a remedy in case of insomnia thanks to the relaxing action on the body. Diffuse the essential oil with an oil burner, 1 drop each square meter, or, alternatively, you can prepare a bath by adding 5-6 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil to the water, have a bath for about 10 minutes.
Massage the scalp with a lotion obtained by mixing 2 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil and a tablespoon of sweet almond or wheat germ oil. Leave for 10 minutes.
Acne and oily skin
Ylang Ylang has an astringent action, for this reason it is good to make the skin luminous in case of oily skin and acne. Try to dilute 2 drops of Ylang Ylang essential oil in the face cream and apply.