When I was small or in my childhood, I remember till now that my grandmother always suggested using Castor oil for hair, as it has many advantages like preventing hair damage, hair splits, hair fall, premature graying of hair and also helps to grow hair faster with black lustrous hair. Castor oil has Not only used for the issues related to hair and also beneficial for the other ailments like skin as well as health. Continue to know about Castor oil Benefits for Hair, Health and Skin.
Castor oil has called with different names in different languages like ‘Arandi Kaa Tel’ in Hindi, ‘Avanakkenna‘ in Malayalam, ‘Aamudamu’ in Telugu, ‘Amanakku Enney‘ in Tamil, ‘Rerira Tela’ in Bengali, and ‘Erandela Tela‘ in Marathi, Because of its variety of benefits for skin, hair and health It stood as one of the most popularly used ingredients among the home remedies. Nowadays many of the cosmetic industries are using Cator oil for the preparation of various beauty products as the main ingredient.
How has castor Oil Prepared?
Castor Oil has Prepared by extracting the oil from the seeds (By Pressing ) of the castor plant. Castor Oil also called as ‘Ricinus communis’, it will be available in the supermarkets in colorless or pale yellow color with unpleasant odor and the Castor plant has widely native to India Plus Africa. Even though it has now grown in Mediterranean countries like Greece, Algeria, and Egypt. In the France country, castor is cultivated as the ornamental plant as of its great and lovely plant leaves collectively.
Many of the ancient religions, comprising early Chinese, Egyptians, & Persians, admired the castor plant for its various uses, Using this oil as the fuel for lamps & also as the component in balms plus ointments.
At the period of middle age, Castor plant became very famous on europian countries in treating the skin disorders. Later on one of the greek physician described on how to extract the castor oil and keeping the seeds aside as they are very laxative.
Nutritional Benefits of Castor Oil
Castor oil consists of huge amount of ricinoleic acid, which has exceptional healing ingredient being present so it is used in the preparation of many beauty care products. Ricinoleic acid content is the unsaturated omega-9 fatty acid, & the hydroxyl acid also has the properties of antibacterial and anti-inflammatory.
Plus the castor oil is the rich sources of minerals, vitamin E, proteins & other nutrients which are useful too in treating the hair and skin problems. Not only it has used to prepare cosmetic products but also used in various soaps, massage oils, textiles, and also medicines. Coming to the truth that it has packed with loads of benefits for your hair, health, and skin.
Traditionally, many of the people believed that Castor seed plants had used for treating many health conditions like constipation, dysentery, inflammatory bowel disorder, asthma, bladder & vaginal infections.
Benefits of Castor oil for Hair, Health as well as skin
Here I did a lot of research and I have gathered various benefits of castor oil for hair, health, and skin. Use the below remedies ti reap its benefits for various purposes.
Castor oil for Skin Benefits
- Skin Moisturizing
- Treats Acne problem
- Reduces Strech Marks
- Heals Sunburns
- Treating Blemishes
Castor oil for Hair Benefits
- Promotes hair growth
- Improves hair color
- Prevents premature graying of hair
- Prevents Split Ends
- Hair Conditioning
- Handles scalp infection
Castor oil for Health Benefits
- Healing Muscle soreness
- Relieves Joint Pain
- Controls Fungal Infection
- Enhances Immune system
- Reduces Back Pain
- Natural Laxative effects
Other benefits of castor oil
- Heals Chapped Lips
- Treats Cracked and Brittle Nails
- Thicken Eyelashes and Eyebrows
- Aid to get natural sleep