is it good to use castor oil in hair ?

What is castor oil ?

Castor oil is a vegetable oil pressed from castor beans. It is a colourless to slightly yellow liquid with a distinct taste and odour.It native to tropical areas of Africa and Asia.

Castor oil is a triglyceride in which approximately 90 percent of fatty acid chains.castor oil have ricinoleic acid, Oleic acid and linoleic acid are the other important components.

In India Castor oil is also used to treat ring-worm, abscesses, bruises , dry skin, dermatitis, sunburn , open sores, and other skin conditions.

Castor oil is called primarily as an effective laxative.castor oil used in traditional medicine to induce labor in pregnant women, there is insufficient evidence that castor oil is effective to dilate the cervix or induce labor.

Castor oil is used for an intestinal obstruction, abdominal pain, cramping, bloating, soreness, nausea, vomiting, or any signs of appendicitis or an inflamed bowel. 

Castor oil is  a great natural home remedy for fighting helps softens and hydrates irritated skin.

It  has helped them to grow thicker, longer eyelashes and eyebrows.

Castor oil is very good for your thick and shiny hair. It can help your hair grow faster, thicker and free from dandruff.

Castor oil contains omega -6-fatty acids.Castor oil is also very good to control hair fall.

Benefits of castor oil

  • To increase immunity
  • Boosts circulation
  • For constipation
  • To treat joint pains
  •  Natural Moisturiser. 
  • Promotes Wound Healing
  • Impressive Anti-Inflammatory Effects.
  • Reduces Acne.
  • Fights Fungus. 
  • Keeps Your Hair and Scalp Healthy.
  • To treat joint pains
  • Lowers symptoms of arthritis
  • Makes your hair stronger and thicker

Home made castor oil aloe vera hair mask for dandruff

Castor oil and aloe vera is natural hair treatment which rich in proteolytic enzymes and helps boost hair growth, thickening agent.It has present natural moisturising properties for hair.


3 teaspoon of castor oil

1 teaspoon of aloe vera

2 drops of tea tree oil

Method of castor oil aloe vera hair mask for hair growth

Take a small bowl add castor oil , aloe vera ,tea-tree oil and mix well.

Massage well into the hair and scalp for one hours.

Wash with shampoo.

you can try this castor oil aloe vera hair mask for twice a month.

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