Castor oil increases blood flow to the scalp which promotes healthier hair.
Applying castor oil can boost hair growth. It can moisturize a dry, irritated scalp. Castor oil’s antibacterial and antifungal properties can reduce dandruff.
Castor oil is rich in ricinoleic acid, a monounsaturated fatty acid.
This means it is an ideal skin moisturizer.
It also prevents or reduces water loss through the outer layer of the skin.
Face – After cleansing the face, apply a few drops of only the oil or a mixer of it and other essential or carrier oils and massage into your face and neck.
Body – For the skin, you can apply a few drops to any part of the body and massage before applying your body lotions, a few drops can be mixed with your body lotions.
Hair – Whilst your hair is moist, apply a few drops of oil in to your hair and scalp by massaging it in.