- What other names is Cananga Oil known by?
- What is Cananga Oil?
- How does Cananga Oil work?
- Are there safety concerns?
- Dosing considerations for Cananga Oil.
cosmetics. Cananga oil does not have any medicinal uses.
In foods, cananga oil is used as a flavoring agent in gelatins, puddings, and beverages.
In cosmetics and soaps, it is used as a fragrance.
Don't confuse cananga oil with ylang ylang oil (oil from Canangium odorata genuina).
Insufficient Evidence to Rate Effectiveness for...
- Any medicinal use.
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It might be safe to use cananga oil on the skin.
Special Precautions & Warnings:Pregnancy and breast-feeding: Not enough is known about the use of cananga oil during pregnancy and breast-feeding. Stay on the safe side and avoid use.
Natural Medicines Comprehensive Database rates effectiveness based on scientific evidence according to the following scale: Effective, Likely Effective, Possibly Effective, Possibly Ineffective, Likely Ineffective, and Insufficient Evidence to Rate (detailed description of each of the ratings).
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Last Editorial Review: 3/29/2011