The most beneficial Oil Ever- Castor Oil!
The castor oil is a powerhouse of minerals, vitamin E, proteins, antibacterial and anti-fungicidal properties.
This is an inexpensive and affordable remedy and has been used to treat various health problems, such as an oral laxative, but also by the topical application for many other diseases.
It is extracted from a plant called Ricinus communis (native to India). This plant is known as the most toxic plant, which doesn’t mean that the castor oil is toxic. In the process of the extraction, the toxic part of this plant is left in the pulp of the seeds.
The Composition of Castor Oil
– Calories – 120
– Total Fat – 14 g
– Saturated – 2 g
– Polyunsaturated – 9 g
– Monounsaturated – 3 g
– Cholesterol 0 mg
Castor oil offers strong anti-fungicidal and numerous healing properties that can effectively treat and prevent bacteria, molds, viruses, and yeasts.
The Numerous Uses and Benefits of the Castor Oil
1) Thickens and regrows hair
Castor oil contains omega 9 fatty acids, which have the ability to nourish the follicles and hair. It has the ability to penetrate into the pores and follicles that produce hair.
Use: – Massage a few drops of castor oil into your hair to gain its best benefits!
The ricinoleic acid found in the castor oil has the powerful anti-inflammatory properties, which makes this oil helpful in reducing the inflammation and swelling of joints and tissues.
3) Improves Lymphatic Flow
By applying the castor oil topically you can get particular effects in improving lymphatic flow, which will improve your overall health.
4) Yeast Infections
Thanks to the containment of the Ricinoleic acid, the castor oil has the ability to prevent the growth of bacteria, yeast, and virus.
5) Menstrual Disorders
The ability of castor oil to relax the muscles can also be involved in healing the menstrual cramps.
Castor oil can promote regular bowel movement, due to its potent anti-inflammatory agent.
7) Hair and Dandruff
The strong germicidal, insecticidal, and fungicidal properties offered by the castor oil, can protect the scalp from fungal and microbial infections and effectively treat dandruff.
The ricinoleic acid found in castor oil can also treat various skin problems.
Here is a list of other Healing effects of the castor oil:
– Gastrointestinal Problems
– Athlete’s Foot
– Helps the intestinal system with dysentery and inflammatory bowels
– Skin Problems
Castor Oil Uses
To treat skin problems.
By rubbing the castor oil on the affected areas on your skin, you’ll be able to treat bacterial infections, ringworm, fungal infections, sebaceous cysts itching, keratosis, bursitis, and sprains and warts
Castor oil packs
The homemade castor oil packs can be very beneficial for treating ovarian cysts, swollen joints, kidney stones, fibroids, digestive disorders, menstrual cramps, and irritable bowel syndrome.
How to use:
– Soak a cotton cloth in the castor oil and apply it to your skin
– Castor oil packs are typically applied to muscles and joints. In order to increase its effectiveness, place a hot water bottle over the pack.
– Let the pack stand for 1 hour
– Repeat this procedure 3 times a week.