Castor oil is an organic oil which is rich in Omega- 9 fatty oils which are required by our hair to stay healthy and lustrous throughout. Ricinoleic is an unmatchable antibacterial and antifungal found in castor oil. These two ingredients act as a catalyst for the growth of eyelashes, hair and eyebrows.
Using castor oil is extremely beneficial since they do not have any chemicals involved in them.
BENEFITS OF CASTOR OIL ON HAIR
1 Thickens and regrows the hair: Castor oil triggers the follicles of the hair which are responsible for the growth of the hair. The oil is rich in Omega-9 fats and penetrates deep into the scalp thereby helping the hair to grow faster.
2. Split ends: To cure the slip ends, apply castor oil at the end of the hair and leave it for some time.
3. Dandruff: Take some castor oil and mix it well with the lemon juice and olive oil. Now, apply the same on the scalp.
HOW TO APPLY CASTOR OIL
The chemicals in other hair oil products can have catastrophic effects regarding hair damage. However, this oil can undo the damage done to your hair if applied on the daily basis as it doesn’t have chemicals and is 100% natural.
NOTE – Always use organic and cold-pressed castor oil that is hexane-free.
Mix equal quantity of castor oil with any other oil of your choices like jojoba oil, coconut oil or olive oil. Castor oil is sticky. So, to simplify its application, mix two oils.
To warm the oil, keep the bowl of oil in a big bowl of hot water.
Spray water on your hair.
Take your fingers, dip it in the warm oil and massage it on the scalp.
Take some oil on your palms and rub them through your hair.
Take a shower cap and cover your hair with it. Next, wrap a hot towel around the head. It will help the useful ingredients in the oil to penetrate into the scalp adequately.
Let it sit for a few hours.