Its name means “flower of flowers”. Ylang-Ylang is an exotic tree native to tropical parts of Asia that is grown on Java, Sumatra and the Comoro Islands. It has large delicate yellow flowers that give off an intense and characteristic perfume. In Indonesia, the flowers are scattered upon the marriage bed of the just married couple.
Cosmetically, in addition to its antimicrobial and purifying action, it helps activate microcirculation. It has a stimulating and anti-hair loss effect. It is also an antioxidant and sebaceous regulator.
Cosmetic: anti-seborrheic, balancing oily and dry skin, great facial cleanser.
Emotional: aphrodisiac, antidepressant, favours femininity and self-confidence.