Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Uses, Benefits, and Recipes - XO, Tara Wagner

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Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

(Cananga odorata)

The Emotional Benefits:

  • The oil of a childlike heart
  • Powerful for melting the walls around your heart
  • Increases love, compassion, trust, empathy, and intimacy
  • Softly releases any negative emotion or trauma you’re carrying within
  • Use when you’re struggling to connect, put yourself out there, or be vulnerable and tender

Affirmations to Use with Ylang Ylang:

  • Although these tasks feel important, the people in my life and business are even more so.
  • I show up to serve and love others in all that I do.
  • As I open my heart, my whole world expands.
  • I am safe. I am open. I am whole. I am love.

Cool Stuff About Ylang Ylang Oil

Ylang Ylang, meaning “flower of flowers”, has its petals used in Indonesia to decorate the beds of newlyweds due to its aphrodisiac properties. Just so ya know.

Other Health Benefits:

  • Promotes libido and hormonal balance
  • Favorite for heart health, including healthy blood pressure, healthy heart rate, and more
  • Calms the stress response in the body
  • Used for a very restorative sleep

How to Use Ylang Ylang Essential Oil:

  • Use up to 5-8 drops in your diffuser.
  • Dilute for internal use in a capsule.
  • For physical uses, dilute and apply to the heart, feet, or pulse points.
  • For emotional uses, dilute and apply to heart center, forehead, crown, or back of the neck.

Precautions: Avoid the eyes, inner ears, or other sensitive areas, unless you’re sure you know what you’re doing. Watch for skin sensitization. If irritation occurs, do not add water; apply Fractionated Coconut or other carrier oils and wipe off. Use mindfully during pregnancy or with low blood pressure.

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Recipes:

Diffuser recipe called Falling in Love depicting the recipe: 3 drops citrus bliss and 2 drops ylang ylang essential oils
Diffuser recipe called The Florist depicting the recipe: 1 drop each of lavender, geranium, ylang ylang, and rose essential oils
Diffuser recipe called Flowers in the Air depicting the recipe: 2 drops ylang ylang, 2 drops cedarwood, and 1 drop jasmine essential oils
Diffuser recipe called My Sweetheart depicting the recipe: 8 drops wild orange, 2 drops ylang ylang, and 2 drops lavender essential oils

How to Purchase Ylang Ylang Oil:

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  • Purchase Ylang Ylang essential oil at retail (25% markup)
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  • Or add at wholesale cost to any favorite Starter Kit option*

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