Ylang-ylang oil comes from the steam distillation of fresh flowers of the Ylang-ylang tree, an inhabitant of the rain forests of certain Asia-Pacific Islands like Indonesia. It has a very exotic and floral fragrance that is liked by almost all people
At Bai Pho we recommend Ylang-ylang because it is uplifting and soothing. Be sure to try it if you have not yet done so, especially with a Balinese massage, for which it is traditional.
Ylang-ylang has an uplifting effect on mood and induces and feeling of joy and hope. It helps in reducing mental stress and makes one feel free from tension and depression
This oil is also a very good and effective agent for lowering blood pressure, high blood pressure is an alarmingly growing problem in the western world, and Ylang-ylang oil can be a natural refuge with no adverse side effects on health.
The Ylang-ylang oil can also be beneficial for maintaining the quality of the skin and hair. Ylang-ylang oil has a fabulous stimulating effect on the skin, as it controls the sebum secretion, thereby providing healthy and glowing skin. Regular use of this oil on your hair reduces the split ends and maintains its texture.