Many of you have probably read or heard a lot about the benefits of castor oil. Namely, it is believed that it has the power to treat numerous health issues, especially hair and skin conditions. Being rich in minerals, vitamin E, and proteins, castor oil possesses potent anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties.
Moreover, it contains omega-9 fatty acids which nourish the hair and speed up the healthy growth of the hair, eyelashes, and eyebrows. And, this isn’t all! Namely, this oil has triglycerides of unsaturated fats which are very beneficial for skin rejuvenation. What’s more, the ricinoleic acid in it prevents and treats mildew, microbes, fungi, and various infections.
You just need to rub couple of drops onto your scalp and the oil will penetrate the follicles and pores and encourage proper hair growth. According to Dr. David Williams, castor oil is also very good for the lymph flow as well. There are numerous other health benefits that this amazing oil offers. For example:
-treats skin infections
-prevents acne and pimples
-treats gastrointestinal problems
-treats athlete’s foot
-alleviates PMS symptoms
-resolves dandruff problems
Castor oil compresses
With the help of these compresses, you can successfully treat menstrual cramps, fibroids, irritable bowel syndrome, digestive problems, ovarian ulcers, swollen joints, and kidney stones.
Pour a bit of castor oil on several gauze layers and then apply them directly onto the skin. For optimal results, place a bottle of hot water over the gauze and leave it for an hour. Repeat the procedure three times per week.
Also, you can mix 20 drops of garlic oil, 30 ml of castor oil, and 20 ml of panthenol, and then apply the blend onto your eyelashes and eyebrows to speed up their growth.