Castor oil extracted from castor seeds is an anti oxidant and anti therapeutic oil which has been used for thousands of years for its medicinal properties. The benefits of castor oil are contributed to the fact that has high concentration of unsaturated fatty acids. Castor oil is known to treat ailments like Parkinson’s disease, Multiple Sclerosis, Cerebral Palsy, painful arthritis, painful rheumatism and hair loss.
Some of the everyday problems that castor oil can successfully deal with are constipation, yeast infection, gastrointestinal problems, migraines, menstrual disorders, sunburn, acne, ringworm, inflammations, skin abrasions, athlete’s foot and skin boils. Traditionally castor oil has been used to induce labor so pregnant women can ask their doctors whether they can use it or not. Castor oil is also known to be used to treat wrinkles and style. One of the advantages of using castor oil for treating all these conditions is castor oil hardly has any kind of side effects.