What Hair Oil is Right For Me? - Castor Oil
Castor oil is a nutrient rich oil derived from castor beans.
Promotes Hair Growth
Massaging your scalp with castor oil helps in increasing the blood circulation, which in turn improves hair growth.
Rich In Ricinoleic Acid
The Ricinoleic acid in castor oil is helpful in treating inflammatory skin/scalp conditions such as seborrheic dermatitis, which is one of the main causes of dandruff.
Moisturizes the Scalp
Applying castor oil to the scalp moisturizes the dry, irritated scalp, which in turn reduces flaking and keeps hair soft and hydrated.
As a Natural Hair Conditioner
Castor oil is an intense moisturizer which acts as a natural conditioner for both scalp and hair. Regular use of castor oil helps in conditioning dry/damaged hair shaft and because of its intense moisturizing properties increases flexibility and reduces breakage.
Castor oil may provide benefits to sufferers of dandruff, the common condition associated with skin flakes from the scalp. Castor Oil's effectiveness at inflammation reduction provides what can be an effective treatment for seborrhoeic dermatitis.
Castor oil is rich in vitamin E, fatty acids, and minerals which when used regularly promote healthy hair growth.
Castor oil makes roots stronger and prevents hair loss, split ends, and hair damage.
Massaging the scalp with castor oil helps provide strength to hair roots, preventing the loss of hair. It can also stimulate dormant follicles into hair growth. It protects the follicles from issues that can jeopardize the vitality of your hair.
How To Apply Castor Oil
Use castor oil as a deep treatment. It can protect your hair from end to end. Use it as a treatment before shampooing to reduce or eliminate tangles. Use sparingly. Shampoo, rinse and style as desired.
Medium to Thick Straight or Wavy Hair:
Apply across your hair and scalp before shampooing, or use hat or steam for deeper cuticle penetration. Shampoo, rinse and style as desired.
Wavy to Loose Curls:
Mix several drops of castor oil into your usual conditioner during the heat and humidity of the summer to combat frizz.
Curly to Tightly Coiled Hair:
Castor oil may be used as a pre-shampoo, deep treatment or weekly moisturizing treatment. It is important however, to use a detox shampoo once a month, when using a heavy oil like Castor regularly.