Botanical name:Ricinus communis
Thicker oil due to its high Vitamin E and fatty acids composition
Suitable For: All skin types
Castor Oil is widely used as a hair and scalp treatment because it is believed to speed up hair growth. It conditions hair, leaving a silky shine. On the skin, Castor Oil is a natural emollient that penetrates the surface layers of the skin making it softer and more supple. Its ability to penetrate more deeply than most other essential plant oils make it an excellent way to keep skin looking youthful and fresh. It is a thick and rich oil containing fatty acids which has excellent anti-bacterial and anti-oxidant properties. It aids in skin repair, making it useful in skin conditions such as burns, sunburns, skin disorders, cuts and abrasions. As a massage oil, it can be used in relieving aching joints and sore muscles. Castor oil can stain fabrics irreversibly, so be sure to protect your clothing or bedding.
DIRECTIONSCan be used directly on skin as an emollient or in a massage.Or dilute a few drops of essential oil into the carrier oil and spread evenly on skin.
STORAGEStore in a cupboard, away from light.Keep cap tightly closed.
Note: The benefits of essential oils have not been verified through large-scale clinical studies. However, essential oils have been used for centuries and these oils may complement other medical treatments. Please consult a qualified health professional if you require further advice.