Posted by Gravitate Master on 10/25/2010 to Oils
What is ylang-ylang? Ylang-ylang is an essential oil that is extracted from a ylang-ylang tree. It is used for a lot of different purposes and can be very soothing.
It is no wonder, then, that it is such a popular choice for couples who want to spice up their intimate life. Ylang-ylang naturally relaxes the body in aromatherapy. It calms both emotionally and physically.
It is thought to be because ylang-ylang has a very sweet, attractive smell.
People who want to take advantage of ylang-ylangs properties can use in with aromatherapy and massage therapy. A lot of couples that have been struggling are prescribed massage therapy with ylang-ylang. Massage is another natural way to trigger the body and relax the body.
Lovers can take turns massaging ylang-ylang essential oil on each other. Full body massages eases tense muscles and helps with stimulation. Both help with sensuality.
However, be careful to test ylang-ylang out before hand on a section of your skin. There is a chance of an allergic reaction, and you dont want to have that reaction all over your body.
Massage therapy can help both partners. Take the step a little further by setting the mood while giving the massages. A good option is soft, classical music and lit candles around the room. Simple steps like these can really make a difference.