Sweet, heady and floral
Ylang ylang has a heady, sweet and floral aroma and is often used in aromatherapy for its uplifting properties.
Ylang ylang oil is either colourless or a very pale yellow.
It belongs to the Annonaceae plant family. The oil is extracted from the flowers of the plant by steam distillation. Ylang is a tropical tree that grows up to 60 feet tall in Java, Sumatra and the Philippines. In the local dialect, ylang ylang means flower of flowers.
This oil is used to create the fragrances that go into many of our products. Ylang ylang extra is the best grade and most stringent standard for quality.