Common Name: Cananga
Botanical Name: Cananga odorata
Plant Part: Flowers
Extraction Method: Steam Distilled
Oil Type: Essential Oil
Aroma: Floral, somewhat woody, sweet, and strong
Appearance: Transparent light yellow to dark yellow
Blends Well With: Bergamot, Cassia, Jasmine, Orange (Sweet), Rosewood, Vetiver
Description: Cananga essential oil is similar to Ylang Ylang in scent, but is not quite as strong in it's floral scent. Cananga and Ylang Ylang are often confused as being the same. They are related, but not the same oil. Cananga is used in perfumery and is often used as a more affordable alternative to Ylang Ylang. Cananga has been used to lower blood pressure and used as a remedy for other ailments as well.
IMPORTANT: FOR SAFETY PURPOSES, THIS PRODUCT IS FOR AROMATHERAPY-USE ONLY. Unless you have received clearance from a qualified medical professional, use only for aromatherapy. Any essential oil that is used topically should be well-diluted to prevent irritation and/or other possible side effects. Always perform a skin patch test before using topically to test for allergies and/or sensitivities. This product should not be used during pregnancy or used by anyone with a medical condition without first consulting your physician or other qualified medical professional. For more general information on essential oils, click here.
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