The first thing that crosses your mind when you think about castor oil is that it is poisonous. Ricin is one of the most powerful poisons in the world that is a product of the castor oil plant that is named most poisonous plant. But castor oil is not poisonous at all, but very health beneficial.
HEALTH BENEFITS OF CASTOR OIL
What makes the castor oil beneficial to human health is the rare ricinocleic acid, and it contains even 90% of this acid. Ricinocleic acid is very effective in treating yeast, virus, parasite and bacterial infections. Castor oil has large use in diseases like sciatica, arthritis, circulation, tumors, cyst and fibrosis, autoimmune diseases, constipation, epilepsy, respiratory diseases. It is also used for beauty treatments of the hair, skin and nails.
PRACTICAL USES OF CASTOR OIL
Allergies will disappear if you drink 5 drops of castor oil every morning.
Wounds, cuts and bruises heal faster when treated with this oil. It can also prevent formation of stretch marks
Joint pain will disappear if you put a castor oil wraps and leave it over night.
You can prevent hearing loss if you put one drop of castor oil in the ear.
You can also heal cataract with applying a drop of the oil in the eye every night. You can also treat various eye allergies when you rub the oil on the eye lids before you go to sleep.
Back pain will go away if you apply castor oil wrappings once a week.
Regular use of castor oil can help you remove freckles, moles and warts from the skin.
Castor oil is strong laxative and it can be used for treating constipation.
Regular massages of the feet with castor oil can remove calcium deposits on your feet.
You can treat skin cancer with a mixture of castor oil and baking soda.
You can stop snoring with regular applying castor oil wraps on the stomach in a period of two weeks.
Castor oil helps bee stings to heal faster.
Regular applying of castor oil wrappings can help treat hepatitis and alcoholism.
Massage your scull with castor oil every day before you wash it to speed up it grow and improve quality of your hair.
You can eliminate fungi from your nails with regular use of castor oil wrappings.
CASTOR OIL WRAPPINGS
Castor oil wrappings are mostly used because the oil has strong effect on circulation. All you need is cold pressed castor oil, gauze, plastic foil and hot water bottle. Clean your skin with baking soda solution before and after use. Warm the oil up and then apply it on a gauze and then on the critical spot. Wrap with plastic foil and place the hot water bottle. Wrap with a towel and hold for an hour. During this time lay down and relax. You can use the wrapping for six weeks, all you need is to add some more oil and warm it up. When the wrapping changes color and smell, replace it with a new one.
You can use castor oil to remove acne and pimples, and it is ideal as dry skin care. It can increase the nail and hair grow, and strengthen the eyelashes and eyebrows. Castor oil can treat dandruff, smaller cuts, bruises, burns. It is good make up remover.