Have you ever wonder why castor oil is so important for your hair and skin?
As a child growing up, my grandma swears of its beneficial use. I use to hate the smell and taste of it but only started to appreciate its true benefits during adulthood.
See below for the evidence base effects of castor oil on the skin and in the hair:
Hair Moisturising Agent-Ease dandruff, and leave your hair smooth and shiny
Promotes Wound Healing. Venelex, a popular ointment used in clinical settings to treat wounds, contains a mixture of castor oil and Peru balsam.
Is rich in ricinoleic acid—a type of fatty acid found to fight inflammation Enhances the health of the hair follicles and, in turn, promotes hair growth (as well as protects against hair loss).
Moisturises the Skin