The benefits of castor oil are endless. We all know how this magical oil is good for our health, but besides this fact, it’s good for our hair and skin too. This wonderful natural oil is the answer on all men’s and women’s dilemmas on how to prevent hair loss.
As a result of the high amounts of of proteins, minerals and vitamin E, castor oil is one of the most effective beauty treatments. It has potent antifungal and antibacterial properties. The castor oil also contains triglycerides of unsaturated fats, which are the main reason why it has rejuvenating abilities.
The castor oil is rich in omega-9 fatty acids, which nourish the hair and follicles and strengthen and accelerate the growth of hair, eyebrows and eyelashes. Moreover, it can prevent hair loss. Sounds so good to be true?! Actually, it is. All you have to do is to rub a few drops of the castor oil in the scalp. The oil will penetrate into the pores and follicles from which the hair grows.
Health benefits of castor oil:
Despite the magical benefits of castor oil for your hair, it is well known that the ricinoleic acid from this oil prevents and treats microbes, infections, fungi, and mildew. Additionally, the oil provides strong anti-inflammatory properties, which make it useful in prevention of inflammations in the intestines and help with the digestion.
It is medically proven by Dr. David Williams that castor oil can improve lymph flow:
“There is no drug that can improve the flow of lymph, but the topical application of castor oil can achieve that”.
Castor oil helps with:
- Menstrual problems, as it relaxes muscles and prevents menstrual cramps;
- Alleviation of sunburns;
- Gastrointestinal problems;
- Soothing skin problems
- Prevention of acne and pimples;
- Worms treatment;
- Athlete’s foot;
- Due to the potent fungicidal, germicidal and insecticidal properties, it eliminates dandruff and prevents fungal and microbial infections of the scalp.
Packing of castor oil as a natural remedy:
As we have already mentioned castor oil is a number one remedy when it comes to irritable bowel syndrome, digestive issues, kidney stones, menstrual cramps, swollen joints, ulcers on the ovaries and fibroids.
To use this oil as a solution to these problems you should pour a little bit of the castor oil on a few layers of gauze, and apply it on the skin. For a much better effect, place a bottle of hot water over the packing and leave it to act for 60 minutes. Repeat this procedure 2 to 3 times a week to give a good treatment to your problem.
Castor oil for faster growth of hair, eyebrows and eyelashes:
The castor oil prevents hair loss and at the same time accelerates the growth of the hair, eyebrows and eyelashes. To grow your hair faster, you should mix 30 ml of castor oil, 20 ml Panthenol, and 15 drops of garlic. Apply it to your scalp a few hours before you wash your hair, because otherwise it will make it oily and greasy. For your eyelashes and eyebrows you can apply the mixture on a daily basis.