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Embrace the Exotic Allure of doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

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Welcome to the enchanting world of doTERRA essential oils! Today, we’re exploring the rich and floral fragrance of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil. Extracted from the delicate yellow flowers of the Cananga tree, this oil is known for its sweet, romantic aroma that has been cherished for centuries. Let’s dive into what makes Ylang Ylang so special and how you can effortlessly incorporate it into your daily life with a simple DIY recipe.

The Captivating Aroma of Ylang Ylang

Ylang Ylang Essential Oil, pronounced "ee-lang ee-lang," is steam distilled from the flowers of the Cananga odorata tree. This tropical plant is native to Southeast Asia and is celebrated for its intoxicating scent, often used in perfumes and aromatherapy. The oil’s fragrance is a beautiful blend of sweet, floral, and slightly fruity notes, making it a beloved addition to many essential oil collections.

How to Use Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

1. Enhance Your Mood:

Diffusing Ylang Ylang Essential Oil can help create a relaxing and uplifting atmosphere in your home. Add a few drops to your diffuser with water and enjoy the calming aroma that fills the room. It’s perfect for unwinding after a long day.

2. Natural Perfume:

Ylang Ylang’s exquisite scent makes it an ideal natural perfume. Dab a drop on your wrists and neck for a delightful fragrance that lingers throughout the day. You can also mix it with a carrier oil and store it in a roller bottle for easy application.

3. Luxurious Bath:

Transform your bath into a luxurious, spa-like experience by adding a few drops of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil to your bathwater. The warm water will diffuse the oil, creating a serene and aromatic environment.

4. Hair Care:

Incorporate Ylang Ylang into your hair care routine for an extra touch of fragrance and nourishment. Add a drop or two to your shampoo or conditioner, or create a nourishing hair mask by combining it with coconut oil.

DIY Recipe: Ylang Ylang Relaxing Bath Salts

One of the best ways to enjoy the benefits of Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is by making your own relaxing bath salts. This simple DIY project will elevate your bath time, leaving you feeling pampered and refreshed.


  • 1 cup Epsom salts
  • 1/2 cup sea salt
  • 10 drops doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil

Optional: Dried flower petals (lavender, rose, or chamomile) for added luxury Instructions:

  1. In a large bowl, combine the Epsom salts and sea salt.
  2. Add the Ylang Ylang Essential Oil to the salts, stirring well to ensure even distribution.
  3. If using, add the dried flower petals and mix thoroughly.
  4. Transfer the mixture to an airtight container or jar for storage.

To use, add a generous scoop to your bathwater and enjoy a fragrant, relaxing soak. These Ylang Ylang bath salts are a wonderful way to unwind and treat yourself to a moment of tranquility. They also make a thoughtful, handmade gift for friends and family.

Why Choose doTERRA Ylang Ylang?

doTERRA is committed to providing high-quality essential oils, and Ylang Ylang is no exception. Sourced from the finest flowers and rigorously tested for purity, doTERRA ensures you’re getting the best nature has to offer. Ylang Ylang’s exotic and captivating aroma, combined with its versatile uses, makes it a must-have in any essential oil collection.

Final Thoughts

doTERRA Ylang Ylang Essential Oil is more than just a beautiful fragrance; it’s a versatile and luxurious addition to your daily routine. Its sweet and floral scent can enhance your mood, elevate your personal care rituals, and create a serene atmosphere in your home. Whether you’re diffusing it, wearing it as a natural perfume, or indulging in a luxurious bath, Ylang Ylang is sure to delight your senses.

Explore the many ways you can incorporate Ylang Ylang into your life and enjoy its exotic and enchanting aroma. Whether you’re an essential oil novice or a seasoned enthusiast, Ylang Ylang is a delightful addition to your collection.