Castor Oil: 100% Organic Castor Oil/Cold-Pressed/Unrefined
Skin Problems: Castor oil is a boon when it comes to skin problems like sunburn, acne, dry skin and stretch marks. It also helps evade infections like warts, boils, athlete’s foot and chronic itching. To treat problems like sunburn, warts, yeast infections, fungal infections or acne
Wrinkles and Fine Lines: Castor oil, when applied to the skin, penetrates deep and stimulates the production of collagen and elastin. This in turn helps soften and hydrate our skin. It delays the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines, making the skin smoother, softer and younger. The fine lines around the eye area can be treated with its application. For best results, apply it everyday, after washing your face, over wrinkles and fine lines. You may also apply castor oil for skin before bed daily.
Acne: Castor oil is rich in Ricinoleic acid, which fights off the acne-causing bacteria. It effectively penetrates the skin layers, making it an excellent remedy for acne.
Moisturizer: Castor oil is a wonderful moisturizer. The high concentrated fatty acids penetrate the skin easily. This helps remove dry patches and restores hydration of the skin. Only a little amount of castor oil is required for this purpose. The fatty acids in castor oil make it stand out amongst other vegetable oils. Castor oil finds uses in various industries but it is prized in skincare segment for its ability to quickly moisturize. So if you are looking for an inexpensive and natural skin moisturizer, you know what to reach out for!
Fade Scars: Castor oil is often used for fading scars. Though it works slowly in this regard (needs to be used regularly to see prominent results), it can produce permanent solution naturally. Once again, the fatty acids come to rescue. They penetrate deep within the scar tissue and plump it out while encouraging the growth of healthy tissues around it. It helps the scar diminish slowly.
Stretch Marks:Castor oil is perfect for treating stretch marks.
Promotes Hair Growth: Castor oil is the best remedy for promoting hair growth. It is often advised to apply it topically to the scalp for thick hair. You may mix it with coconut or almond oil. The oil boosts blood circulation to the follicles, leading to faster hair growth. The oil also has omega-6 essential fatty acids, responsible for healthy hair. For best results, apply the oil and leave it overnight after covering it with a cap for deep penetration. Wash it off thoroughly the next day. It also helps reduce split ends and controls hair breakage while conditioning and moisturizing your hair.
Thickens Eyebrows: Use of castor oil promotes hair growth and hence helps thicken your eyebrows and eyelashes. It stimulates rapid growth of hair. The unusual chemical composition of the oil helps to keep your eyebrow and eyelash hairs from breaking. Here are the directions to use:
Rub castor oil over your lashes and brows before bed.
- Repeat this procedure every night to get best results.
- An alternative way is to gently massage each eyebrow with castor oil for a couple of minutes
- Leave it on for half an hour.
- Use lukewarm water and a mild cleanser to wash it off. This too can be done daily to achieve desired results.
Treats Scalp Infection: Scalp infection can cause major hair problems like bald patches and itchy scalp. With castor oil’s anti-fungal, anti-bacterial and anti-viral properties, you can fight pathogens and microorganism, responsible for such problems. Regular use will make your scalp infection-free.
Hair Darkening: Castor oil works well in hair darkening. The humectant properties of the oil, combined with its nutrients, help lock in the hair moisture. Thus helping it appear darker. To use:
- Take a pea-sized amount of castor oil
- Mix it with your leave-in hair conditioner or hair mousse.
- Each time you use it, apply evenly and distribute nicely over your hair.
- Vitamin E found in castor oil is excellent for treating brittle nails and ragged cuticles. Massage a small amount