Castor Oil - Herbal Sense
Organic Castor Oil
Botanical name: Ricinus communis
Description: Expeller-pressed, refined. Pale yellow colour. A shiny, durable and versatile oil, traditionally used as a purgative and for hot oil compresses. Draws out impurities from the skin, soothes inflammation, calms acne, acts as a protective barrier against harsh weather or dirty conditions. Widely used in the manufacturing, plastics, pharmaceuticals, cosmetics/toiletries and food industries.
Effects: Protects, extracts, soothes, lubricates.
Uses: Carrier oil, massage, skincare, tool and machinery lubricant.
Avoid: Avoid internal use or during pregnancy, as it can cause strong muscular contractions.