What is Castor oil?

Castor oil is vegetable pressed oil from castor beans of Ricinus tree (castor tree). Castor oil rich of fatty acids and 90% contains of ricinoleid acis (most known as ricin) which contains of toxic enzyme. It also contains of omega 6 essential fatty acid, vitamin E and other nutrients. Castor oil also contains humectant, a substance which promotes the retention of moisture.

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How to use Castor oil?

Castor oil for relaxing muscle: Castor is the best known medicinal uses as a natural laxative. It is classified as stimulant laxative that helps increase circulation in the muscles. Put 3 – 5 drops of castor oil on your hand and apply with gentle massage on tired muscle to help reduce tension and stimulate circulation. Best to do this after hot shower at night time, for a sleeping beauty.

Castor oil to relieve constipation: Wake up in the morning, drink 3 glasses of purified water, continue take 3 – 5 drops of you hand and apply on the stomach area, give gentle massage round and below to relax the stomach. You can also consume castor oil for stomach and intestine problem. Take 1 teaspoon of castor oil and consume directly by swallowing it.

Castor oil for natural moisturizer: Castor oil contains humectants that is used for skin moisturizer. Humectants retain moisture by preventing water loss through hydration. Castor oil also used to be added on cosmetics, lotions, make up and cleanser. Castor oil is thick oil, so you can mix with coconut oil or rosehip oil to apply to the skin.

Castor oil for wound healing: Applying castor oil to wounds creates a moist environment around the wound, help moisture the skin and promote healing process for the wound. Castor oil also stimulate tissue growth that can help prevent infection.

Castor oil for bruises and inflamed skin: Castor oil can reduce inflammation and reduce pain. This is because castor oil contains ricinoleic acid that helps reduce inflammation cause by allergies or disease.

Castor oil reduce acne: Castor oil contains anti-bacterial agent and anti-inflammation that can help reduce acne. Apply 2 – 3 drops castor oil on the face night time before sleep to reduce acne.

Castor oil for hair growth: Castor oil is great for hair, it has antibacterial and anti-fungal properties that help against folliculitis, dandruff and scalp infection. Its ricinoleic acid content helps increase stimulation and circulation of the scalp and improve hair growth.

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