The lovely scent of the Cananga Odorata is irresistible, with its hint of oriental spice. It makes one want to sniff at it. It makes you want to wrap your arms around it and relax. But, you have to be careful, as this exotic oil is also very strong and if taken too much, can be dangerous. There is no doubt though that this fragrant oil is a favorite of many. In fact, it is one of the most popular of all the natural essential oils.
The beautiful fragrance of this exotic fragrant oil is blended into lip balm, lotion and other such personal care products. This fragrant oil has a long history of use in aromatherapy and massage therapy. One of the benefits of using this type of natural essential oil is that it is great for soothing cuts and burns. The powerful fragrant oil has an antiseptic effect, which is why it is so useful for treating skin infections and minor skin irritations. In addition, it is also a great remedy for insect bites and stings.
This natural remedy is often found as a part of preparations for fighting skin disorders such as eczema, psoriasis, acne and other skin disorders. When mixed with other essential oils, it can be used as a natural laxative. It is a great source of nutrients for the immune system and helps to increase blood circulation. It is also a powerful antioxidant, which means it fights off free radicals and thus prevents them from damaging the body.
A high percentage of the Cananga Odorata Ylang oil is monoterpenoid. This means that there is only one chemical compound within the oil, which is the main component that produces the scent. Other than this, there are no other fragrant compounds within the plant. Since monoterpenoids have very powerful scents, they are used to produce essential oils, perfumes, and culinary applications.
Ingredient used in Cananga Odorata Ylang oil
The main ingredient of Cananga Odorata Ylang oil has an extremely sweet and floral smell. Its smell is described as coming from the flower petals, and its smell reminds one of a sunny day. This particular scent has an almost tropical smell to it. Its fresh and light fragrance makes it excellent to use in perfumes. However, it can also be found in deodorant products, as well.
This natural remedy is also used to treat various other ailments. For centuries, it has been used by Chinese herbalists for treating various respiratory problems and as an alternative treatment for common colds. This is because it is known to increase the flow of bile, which improves digestion. In addition to this, it is also effective in reducing lung congestion. This results in the air passages to open easily, thereby allowing easier breathing. This also reduces symptoms associated with asthma and other respiratory conditions.
Cananga Odorata Ylang is also used in shampoos, as it has an antiseptic effect that repels dandruff and lice. It does not however, have a strong odor, and is only one of the few varieties that does not have a distinct smell of odor. Some people find that the fragrance of this natural remedy causes headaches, but this can be attributed to excessive dryness of the scalp.
This fragrant oil is part of the Dogwood family, native to Southeastern Asia, particularly China and Vietnam. The bark of the tree is also used in the manufacture of fragrant soap. Other valuable natural ingredients of the Dogwood family include camellia sinensis, eucalyptus globulus, mentha piperita, and scutellaria alternifolia. Used in its purest form, Dogwood oil has been used for centuries to treat a variety of ailments, both internal and external, as well as a variety of skin problems such as warts and eczema.