Castor oil comes from India and contains fatty acids and one of them is the ricinoleic acid. It gives castor oil the wonderful properties it possesses.
This type of oil hydrates the skin, but it can also make your eyelashes and eyebrows grow, but it can also be a remedy against constipation and is considered to help as an antiviral, antibacterial and natural laxative.
Note: this type of oil can become toxic if we don’t apply it properly. Careful usage is extremely important, so that we can avoid side-effects.
Castor oil has been used by people since ancient times and it has been used to treat numerous illnesses and improve their looks. It was also used in the textile industry, rubber making and in the manufacture of paintings and varnish of all kinds.
This type of oil also has some medicinal uses. Its most important ones are to relieve the gastrointestinal disorders and to stimulate the immune system. People also use it as an antiviral, because it also possesses antibacterial qualities, but also as an analgesic and an anti-inflammatory because it can act as a tranquilizer.
The cosmetic industry also uses castor oil because it can solve numerous skin problems like keratosis or dermatosis.
It can help you hide scars caused by acne, just like wounds and insect bites. It also possesses the ability to fight sebaceous cysts and warts.It instantly relieves the pain when you rub it on the affected areas, but it can also fight against sciatica and arthritis, just like annoying backaches.
According to some recent studies, when this oil is combined with antibodies, it may become an effective remedy against cancer! It can also fight Parkinson’s disease, as well as some liver diseases.