doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Snapshot
Hey there! Do you want to know everything about doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil? Or even just enough to understand how to use it?
Well, you’re in the right place. Read this post to learn the benefits and uses of Ylang Ylang oil. You will get some essential oil recipes, as well!
FAQ: I know you’re thinking it. How do you pronounce Ylang Ylang? I say it like this: ee-lang-ee-lang
What is Ylang Ylang Essential Oil?
An essential oil is a natural and concentrated liquid that come from a plant. These oils are safe, practical, and easy to use as a home remedy. Ylang Ylang essential oil comes from flowers of Ylang Ylang trees. The flowers from the tree are harvested and distilled. This process creates a pure and safe essential oil with a wide variety of natural health benefits.
How Essential Oils Work
Our pure doTERRA essential oils can be used for health benefits. They are used aromatically (by smelling them), topically (by applying the oil to the skin), and in some cases internally (by ingesting the essential oil).
FAQ: Can you put Ylang Ylang oil directly on skin? ABSOLUTELY – as long as it’s our pure doTERRA Ylang Ylang oil.
In this blog post, you will get to learn about Ylang Ylang oil. I’m going to teach you how to use doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil for the natural health benefits!
Where Does doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Come From?
But what about the doTERRA Ylang Ylang source? Where does it come from?
Our doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil comes from Ylang Ylang trees that grow in Madagascar. Co-impact sourcing is an important part of doTERRA.
Where to Buy Ylang Ylang
Which brings up the question… where do you get doTERRA Ylang Ylang oil? Well, that’s easy! Right on my doTERRA consultant website.
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil (15 ml)
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Benefits
Now let’s dig in. Are you ready learn what Ylang Ylang oil is good for? Great! Because some of the benefits of our doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil may surprise you. I made a list… do you struggle with any of these?
- Feeling like it’s hard to wind down at the end of the day.
- Sad or “blue feelings”… and you’re not feeling as awesome as you should.
- You want to keep your hair healthy, with something that’s natural.
- Skin issues – dry skin. You can combine Ylang Ylang with Rose for extra benefits to your skin.
- Feelings of nervousness in your tummy.
- How about this – here’s a big one: STRESSFUL feelings
- Or you want to keep your heart healthy and stable.
- You need help staying balanced when life’s challenges crop up. Combine with Frankincense essential oil for maximum benefit!
- Calming a crying baby with a safe natural remedy.
- Bringing excitement back in the bedroom.
- Feeling like you are at your limit – if one more thing happens it’ll be the straw that broke the camel’s back!
I bet you can relate to some (if not all) of those issues… am I right? Because I know I sure do. And Ylang Ylang essential oil is what you want to try…. for ALL of the above! These are just a few of the health benefits you will receive. Can you believe it? What a powerhouse. Do you have your own bottle yet? Get it HERE!
How do you use doTERRA Ylang Ylang?
Now for the fun part…. are you ready? You use doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil by taking off the cap. By smelling the aroma. Applying the oil to your skin. Or putting it in your essential oils diffuser to enjoy for hours at a time.
PLUS you can use essential oil recipes that have Ylang Ylang in them for specific wellness goals! Which of these Ylang Ylang essential oil recipes will YOU use?
FAQ: Are there any Ylang Ylang side effects? That’s actually the best part about using doTERRA! The only side effects are actually benefits. Improved mood, feeling calmer, smelling amazing… the list goes on and on. You are entirely safe to use doTERRA Ylang Ylang as directed… there’s nothing harmful in it.
Ylang Ylang Oil For Hair
Keeping your hair healthy is important. It can also be challenging. But you’re in luck! Did you know that Ylang Ylang oil is good for your hair? Here’s a simple DIY Ylang Ylang essential oil for hair recipe you can try.
Leave In Conditioning Spray
- 1/2 cup distilled water
- 2 1/2 tablespoons vegetable glycerin
- 1 tablespoon Fractionated Coconut Oil
- 2 drops Ylang Ylang essential oil
- 3 drops Rosemary essential oil
- First, combine all ingredients in an 8 ounce glass spray bottle.
- Then shake well.
- Store in a cool dry place, and use as needed.
How to Use It:
- Shake well and spray over damp hair.
- Use after your normal shampoo and conditioner routine.
- Do not rinse.
- Style hair as usual.
How To Make Ylang Ylang Tea
Essential oil tea is an easy way for you to use Ylang Ylang internally. Remember that for internal usage, I ONLY recommend ingesting our pure doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil. And you do not need a lot, in order to get the health benefits from essential oil tea.
How to make the tea is so easy that it’s hardly even a recipe! You simply heat water to your desired temperature. Add in 2-3 drops of pure doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil. Then you can mix in honey or another sweetener if desired. Or add milk of you prefer your tea with milk. Make it to your own taste!
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil Diffuser Blends
And while we’re talking about yummy aromas, how about a few doTERRA Ylang Ylang diffuser blends? Also, check out my post “56 Fall Diffuser Blends To Try Right Now“.
2 drops of Bergamot
2 drops of Grapefruit
1 drop of Ylang Ylang
2 drops of Black Pepper
2 drops of Orange
1 drop of Ylang Ylang
3 drops of Bergamot
3 drops of Orange
2 drops of Spearmint
1 drop of Ylang Ylang
FAQ: How many drops of Ylang Ylang do I put in a diffuser? 3-5 drops is the standard number of drops for an essential oil when diffused. But the aroma of Ylang Ylang is powerful – you may find that a single drop is enough. Experiment – be bold… you really can’t go wrong.
Enjoy The Floral Aroma Of Ylang Ylang
Here’s what I tell people when they ask me “What does Ylang Ylang essential oil smell like?” Ylang Ylang has a distinct floral aroma. It comes from the flowering Ylang Ylang trees. Picture yourself in a beautiful grove with vibrant yellow blossoms surrounding you. You are calm, centered, and capable. The strong floral notes surround you, and uplift you. That’s Ylang Ylang.
And you won’t need much. The aroma of doTERRA Ylang Ylang is so powerful, you only need a single drop to get these effects. Isn’t that amazing? You will have to smell it for yourself.
How To Dilute Ylang Ylang Oil
Because the aroma of our doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil is powerful, you may prefer to dilute it. Simply mix together with fractionated coconut oil as a carrier oil. You can mix it in a roller bottle. I suggest using 15-30 drops of the Ylang Ylang and topping with the carrier oil. Go by your nose, so you can see which dilution ratio is best for you!
Essential Oils That Go With Ylang Ylang
Talking about aroma… What essential oil goes with Ylang Ylang? There are several… in fact, essential oils are synergistic. Which means you can mix any of the essential oils from doTERRA together for health benefits! However, suggested oils that blend nicely with the aroma of Ylang Ylang are on this list.
doTERRA Ylang Ylang Reviews
But don’t just take my word for it! See what other doTERRA consultants and customers have to say about doTERRA Ylang Ylang essential oil…
I use Ylang Ylang in my bath to relax and sleep well.
I like putting one drop Ylang Ylang and two drops Citrus Bliss in the diffuser! I also use Ylang Ylang and Wild Orange in my DIY fabric softener.
Mix about 2 drops of Ylang Ylang in a small jar with organic unrefined extra virgin coconut oil. You will be in love I promise. It smells best when diluted a lot. And you can use that concoction to calm you down at night. Rub on chest and feet.
Ylang Ylang mixed with Wild Orange and a tad bit of Lavender is DIVINE!
Ylang Ylang…..it’s my favorite oil now!!!! I put it on my wrists several times a day. I teach 1st grade and I’m happy all day!!!
I use Lemon, Ylang Ylang, and Marjoram over the heart neat 2X daily. Additionally I apply Marjoram over my carotids. My pressure is staying steady.
Did you enjoy reading “Your Ultimate Guide To doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil”?
If you’re excited to try out Ylang Ylang for yourself (and you should be!), don’t leave without buying your own bottle from my doTERRA consultant site. I’ll see you over there!
Ylang Ylang Essential Oil (15 ml)
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