Amazing Benefits of Castor Oil!

by • April 30, 2013 • 4 Comments

We’ve previously talked about the ability of castor oil to aid in hair growth, but what are some other amazing benefits of this oil?? Read on..

1) Castor oil is great for the skin. It is easily absorbed which makes is a great photo 1.1moisturizer and if often added to skin care and cosmetic products.

2) Can fade scars with regular application and can help prevent the formation of new scars when applied to cuts and scrapes, for example. It is also great for wrinkles, stretch marks, and dark under eye circles.

3) Has antibacterial, antimicrobial, and anti-fungal properties. Can heal cystic acne and even scored low on the comedogenic scale so it isn’t extremely pore clogging.

4) Can increase lymphocyte production, detox the organs, and relieve constipation. See here.

5) Castor oil has also been shown to reduce inflammation and aid relieve arthritis symptoms.

>> Opt for cold pressed castor oil, as this process of extracting the castor oil preserves the benefits from the oil’s phytonutrients.



Click here to purchase your bottle of castor oil!

*Be sure to use castor oil in moderation and do a patch test on your skin to assure you do not have an allergy. May cause abdominal cramping, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, and skin irritation. Always consult your physician before incorporating a new treatment into your lifestyle, particularly if you are pregnant, breastfeeding, or have an existing condition, or illness.

- Letisha

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4 Responses to Amazing Benefits of Castor Oil!

  1. Kathy says:

    Under Eye Circles is one of my obsessions! Never tried Castor oil……until now, thanks!

  2. Sue says:

    Amazing. The simple things we have gotten used to not using. Back to nature. Although eating the bean is toxicand the plant is beautiful.

    • Brown & Coconut says:

      We couldn’t agree more! And yes, we were quite surprised to learn of the toxicity of the bean..

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