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ylang-ylang

(ē`läng-ē`läng), perfume oil obtained by distillation of the fragrant flowers of Cananga odorata, a large tropical Asian tree of the custard-apple family. The oil is highly valued for soaps, cosmetics, and expensive perfumes, particularly in what are known as Oriental blends.
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Anao has about 10,000 fully grown ylang-ylang trees in its 18 villages.
Perfume as well as candles, bath soaps and shampoos are made with oil extracted from the ylang-ylang flowers harvested from the trees that line the streets and cultivated in plantations.
THE EXOTIC ESCAPE CONJURING the fragrant air of a hot, humid paradise, frangipani and ylang-ylang are front and centre in Prada La Femme Eau de Parfum, PS69 for 50ml, Selfridges.
Lavender, peppermint, tea tree oil and ylang-ylang were the most common essential oils responsible for adverse effects.
The latest addition to its line is called Secret -- a combination of jasmine with musky and woody notes and Royal, a combination of rose, ylang-ylang, peony with sandalwood, amber, vanilla and musk.
Drench your dehydrated locks in this gorgeous conditioner with ylang-ylang and patchouli oil and give hair a new lease of life - at just PS8.50 from www.osmo.uk.com/It sounds great, so I have hooked up with the team at Osmo to give 10 of our lucky readers a free product each.
Whip up your own cedarwood and ylang-ylang perfume and experiment with other essential oils once you're feeling fragrance confident."These essential oils were chosen for their gorgeous, heady and exotic fragrances," Karen says.
EXOTIC PERFUME OIL Whip up your own cedarwood and ylang-ylang perfume and experiment with other essential oils once you're feeling fragrance confident.
From aromas of soothing ylang-ylang to spicy Madagascan black pepper oil, Molton Brown has designed each unisex shower gel to suit different moods and lifestyle needs.
Mahina (named after a region of Tahiti) takes inspiration from the laid back, sun-drenched island with its top notes of ylang-ylang and fresh orange blossom.
SAFE SEASONINGS NAMED--Some 150 seasonings and flavorings--ranging from the familiar cinnamon to exotic "ylang-ylang"--have been put on the safe list, the Food and Drug Administration has announced.
Boots Pure Moisture Relaxing Cream Bath (400ml, 99p) Its sandalwood and ylang-ylang is quite a heavily perfumed scent.