Snow Lotus: Essential Oil: Ylang Ylang (SSA)
Snow Lotus: Essential Oils: Ylang Ylang
Botanical source: Cananga odorata forma genuina
Plant part used: The flower
Origin: Nosy Be in North Madagascar
Production: Cultivated and certified organic
Extraction method: Steam distillation of the fresh flowers
Note: Ylang ylang no. 1 is obtained within the first three hours of distillation of the flowers; this preserves its valuable constituents, the esters and sesquiterpenes, and so guarantees its full therapeutic effect.
Fragrance profile: A smooth, lyrical floral-sweet oil laced with enticing lemony overtones. This organic oil does not present any harsh heady notes sometimes found, but smells very much like the actual flower.
Fragrance energy: Floral-sweet
Properties: Relaxing, euphoric, sensualizing
Complementary blending: All citrus and sweet-floral oils, including Lavender, Jasmine, Neroli, Tuberose
For external use only. Properly dilute all essential oils in lotion or vegetable carrier oil before massage or other topical use. Keep out of reach of children. If you are pregnant, nursing, have any health conditions, or are taking medications, please consult your healthcare provider prior to using essential oils.
Descriptions from Snow Lotus Essential Oils