If you are finding a natural way of growing your hair then you should try using castor oil. Because of its benefits the oil of castor is considered as a liquid gold for hair and skin. Basically castor oil is vegetable oil obtained from the seeds of the castor plant. The oil contains ricinoleic acid which is one of the rare acids which has excellent pain killing, anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties. Some of the benefits of oil of castor for the hair and skin are given below:
- It easily and quickly penetrates deep into your skin because of small molecular structure and thus helps in moisturizing the hair and scalp as it does not only stay on the hair stands but goes deep into the cuticles for providing the required nutrition to hair and skin.
- Castor oil contains omega-9 fatty acid which helps to repair the damaged hair and restore the hydration to the scalp and prevent it from getting dry and rough.
- It is very beneficial for promoting the hair growth and also for improving the thickness of the hair. It can very successfully used to grow the hair on the areas where you did not have any hair at all. Many people find it beneficial for grow eye lashes and eye brows as well.
- It is very helpful in proving the moisture to the skin and hair and also soothing the inflamed skin.
By regularly applying the castor oil you can promote the growth of your hair and make them look healthier and nourished. Castor oil of cosmetic grade these days is readily available in the market which you can buy or you can also go for cold pressed or Jamaican castor oil. Apply it and let it stay overnight for best results.