About Ylang Ylang Hydrosol
This hydrosol is originated from Philippines. The word ylang ylang means "fragrance of all fragrances" or "flower of flowers". This is the reason it is available with sweet heady floral aroma that is very captivating and makes it more popular. This floral hydrosol is a small version of its essential oil which is intoxicating, sweet, yet not as strong. This can be used as mist face for offering pure joy with its calming floral aroma. It is extracted through water-steam distillation method of Cananga odorata flowers. It is used as a facial toner to ensure to make a balance combination. It can be used on oily skin types, pillows and linens for a restful sleep. In addition, it can be used in the water formulations for adding a sweet floral aroma. Its aroma ensures to add an appealing aroma to hair after rinsing using it. It doubles the fragrance of the sprays with its unique, captivating and marvelous aroma.
Benefits of Ylang Ylang Hydrosol
It is anti-depressant which is one of the most effective medicinal property of the hydrosol. It strongly fights with depression and at the same time relaxes the soul, body by driving away stress, sadness and anxiety. It can uplift the mood and fills in the feeling of hope and joy. Therefore, it is considered an effective treatment for acute depression after an accident or shock and nervous breakdown.
This hydrosol is Anti Seborrhoeic in nature. Since, Seborrhoeic Eczema or Seborrhoea is a dreadful disease which is inspected due to the malfunctioning of sebaceous glands that further results in subsequent problem of the epidermal cells or improper sebum production. Therefore, Ylang Ylang hydrosol is beneficial in curing such inflammatory conditions. Here the skin start loosing its glow & peeling off especially from the scalp, becomes greasy or dry, pale yellow color. This hydrosol recovers the skin, reduces the peeling off by balancing sebum production meanwhile treating the infection.
It is founded as an emotionally uplifting and calming floral, therefore, it makes an unparalleled base for fragrance mixtures for bedtime. It is mostly preferred for different cosmetic applications. Moreover, it is prized due to its balancing toner effects on oily or dead skin. It mixes very well with geranium, lemon balm and lavandin hydrosols. And essential oils that can be blended along with this are bergamot and various basil, citrus oils, and other floral like ginger, vetiver, rose or geranium, jasmine, lavender and vanilla.
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