A sensual, exotic oil with aphrodisiac properties. Helps soothe emotional tension and promotes relaxation. Has a balancing effect on sebum so making it effective for both dry or oily skin. Originally produced for the perfume market, ylang ylang only arrived in 1860 on the market. It has long been a tradition in parts of Indonesia to spread the flowers on the bed of the newly-weds on their wedding night. It also has antiseptic properties and recognised for its regulatory and calming effect on the heart. Very beneficial for relaxing the nervous system, treating PMT with mood swings.