6 benefits of castor oil for your skin | Great Land

6 benefits of castor oil for your skin | Great Land

Castor oil is a thick yellow liquid derived from the seeds of the Castor Plant. This thick and odorless liquid is produced majorly in India. Earlier the oil was used to light lamps, which later evolved to other uses for medicinal purposes and beauty regimes. It is also known as Ricinus communis. Castor Oil mainly consists of a fatty acid called Ricin which has anti-inflammatory properties.

Apart from its immense benefits related to skin and hair, castor oil has proven medicinal effects towards other conditions such as arthritis, laxatives, menstrual cramps, labor pains, etc. Castor oil is a good source of

Castor oil is a good source of:

  • Vitamin E
  • Omega-9 fatty acids
  • Omega-6 fatty acids

Benefits of castor oil for skin

There are many benefits of castor oil to the skin.

Acts as a moisturizer - Castor Oil acts as a natural moisturizer on the skin owing to its rich fatty content. This property of the oil makes it useful for hydrating even extremely dry skinned people.

Useful in reducing acne - Castor Oil reduces acne and kills bacteria on the face. It consists of amazing anti-bacterial and anti-inflammatory properties that help reduce the appearance of acne on skin.

Enhances skin tone - Castor oil is rich in fatty acids which help in the rapid growth of healthy skin tissues. This helps in evening out skin to give a more healthy glow.

All natural - Castor Oil is an all natural product that does not contain any harmful chemicals nor does it contain any harmful side effects. It is easily available and is very affordable to add to your daily skin routine.

Antimicrobial properties - Castor Oil contains antibacterial and antimicrobial properties that eliminate bacteria on the skin. This helps in preventing any diseases of the skin and also gets rid of bacteria and fungi.

Benefits of castor oil for hair

Castor Oil has been very popular in Indian culture for its many benefits on both skin and hair. There is no doubt about its wonderful properties that make hair healthy and promote hair growth and increase volume.

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Dwibhashi's Castor oil is one of the best Castor oils in India. It is extremely beneficial for hair and skin. Dwibhashi’s Castor oil is 100% natural, and it is extracted from the best quality Castor seeds without using any chemicals. Castor oil from Dwibhashi's Ayurveda is free of additives, toxins and harmful chemicals. It is reliable and safe to use.

Using Castor oil for hair will provide a lot of benefits. It will restore the lost nutrients from the hair and stimulate the hair growth. It will help to maintain the hair soft, shiny and increase the thickness.

Castor oil when applied on the skin, it is quickly absorbed by the skin and keeps your skin moisturized and soft for a long time. It is an ideal choice for those with dry skin to keep the moisture locked in.

How To Use:

For Hair:

  • Massage the Castor oil on the scalp. Massage the oil carefully so that the entire scalp area is covered.
  • Leave for an hour or overnight and then wash with a shampoo.

For Skin:

  • Take a few drops of Castor oil and rub it on your skin.
  • Leave it for an hour or preferably overnight and wash.

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