Castor Oil, Organic, 8oz, Premier Research Labs
The World's Finest Quality Castor Oil from India.
Castor oil is an ancient oil called the “hand of Christ,” and has been used for thousands of years by many cultures, especially for skin health and cleansing. This castor oil is sourced from India, considered to be the finest source of castor oil in the world, where many generations of growers have cultivated their fields according to ancient traditions. Castor Oil can be used on organic cotton flannel to make castor oil packs for excellent cleansing results.
A castor oil pack is a topical application of castor oil to the skin, usually over the abdomen or other affected area. The pack is made by soaking a piece of cloth, such as flannel or cotton, in warm castor oil and applying it to the skin. The pack is then covered with a piece of plastic and a heating pad or hot water bottle is placed on top to provide heat.
Castor oil packs are believed to have a variety of health benefits, including:
Reducing inflammation: Castor oil contains ricinoleic acid, which has anti-inflammatory properties and may help reduce pain and inflammation in the body.
Improving digestion: Castor oil packs applied to the abdomen may help improve digestion and relieve constipation.
Detoxifying the body: Castor oil packs are believed to help detoxify the body by stimulating the lymphatic system and promoting the elimination of toxins.
Castor oil, derived from the seeds of the castor plant (Ricinus communis), has been used for centuries for its medicinal and therapeutic properties.
Here are some of the benefits and uses of castor oil:
Promotes hair and scalp health: Castor oil is often used in hair care to moisturize the scalp, promote hair growth, and improve hair texture. It can help reduce dandruff, strengthen the hair shaft, and prevent hair breakage.
Supports skin health: Castor oil has moisturizing properties and can be used topically to hydrate and nourish the skin. It can help alleviate dry skin, reduce inflammation, and soothe irritations. It is also believed to have anti-aging benefits and can be used to reduce the appearance of wrinkles and fine lines.
Relieves constipation: Castor oil has long been used as a natural laxative to relieve occasional constipation. It works by stimulating bowel movements and promoting the elimination of waste from the intestines. However, it should be used with caution and under the guidance of a healthcare professional, as excessive use can lead to dependency.
8 fl oz / bottle
Organic Ricinus Communis (Castor) Oil