Castor oil has natural antibacterial and antifungal properties and is high in Vitamin E, minerals, proteins, and Omega 6 and 9 beneficial fatty acids. Its unusually high ricinoleic acid ratio makes it beneficial to skin and hair.
I’ve been experimenting a lot with Castor Oil lately as a natural beauty remedy. I already use it in my oil cleansing blend each day, and I’m enjoying the results from using castor oil packs on my skin.
Months ago, a friend mentioned that she loved castor oil for hair and eyelashes. I was really skeptical because castor oil has a very thick and sticky consistency that I couldn’t imagine using in hair. I did some research and found out that I had been seriously missing out on a simple and really effective traditional beauty remedy… here is what you will need . for this fabulous portion that i love on my skin and hair ..
Ricinoleic acid is also said to help balance scalp pH which can also help replenish the scalp’s natural oils and undo some of the damage of harsh chemical hair products (and even damage from no-poo, due to over alkalinity). The antioxidants in castor oil also support the keratin in hair and help make hair stronger, smoother and less frizzy.
Mix equal parts of castor oil and coconut oil and microwave it for a few seconds. Once it melts and blends into one another, you can use it to massage your scalp.
2-Separate your hair into 2 parts and apply from scalp to tips.
3-Wrap in warm shower cap or warm towel, and leave on 2 hours or overnight.
4-Wash with warm water and natural shampoo, and towel dry.
5-Repeat once a week. Here is a piece of advice for those who decided to assure themselves of castor oil effectiveness.
When choosing castor oil for cosmetic purposes you should prefer cold-pressed oil. Such oil keeps more useful properties than hot-pressed oil.
If you experience skin redness and itchy scalp, you might be allergic to oil. Therefore, you should stop using it.
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