Castor Oil - Organic - Hexane free

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Carrier Oil: Organic Hexane-Free Castor Oil

General Information:

  • Botanical Name: Ricinus communis
  • Family: Euphorbiaceae
  • Extraction Method: Cold-pressed
  • Plant Part: Seeds
  • Origin: Indigenous to the Mediterranean region, Eastern Africa, and India

Appearance and Aroma:

  • Color: Pale yellow
  • Consistency: Thick and viscous
  • Aroma: Mild, slightly nutty

Properties and Characteristics:

  • Texture: Organic Hexane-Free Castor Oil has a dense and rich texture.
  • Certifications: USDA Organic, Hexane-Free
  • Nutritional Profile: Abundant in ricinoleic acid, essential fatty acids, and vitamins.
  • Shelf Life: With proper storage, it maintains quality for an extended period.

Uses and Benefits:

  • Skin Care: Acts as a deeply moisturizing and nourishing agent, suitable for dry skin. May reduce inflammation and enhance skin elasticity.
  • Hair Care: Conditions and promotes hair health, aiding in softness and shine. Known to address scalp issues such as dryness and dandruff.
  • Aromatherapy: Often utilized as a base oil for diluting essential oils and for massage, providing a skin-friendly and soothing experience.
  • Additional Uses: Versatile for various applications including bath oils, lotions, and serums, enhancing their moisturizing effects.

Safety Precautions:

  • Organic Hexane-Free Castor Oil is generally safe for topical use. However, a patch test is recommended before applying to larger areas of the skin.
  • Individuals with known allergies or skin sensitivities should consult a healthcare professional before using this oil.
  • Internal use is not advised without guidance from a healthcare professional or certified aromatherapist.

Note: This information is provided for educational purposes only and is not intended to diagnose, treat, cure, or prevent any disease. Consult a healthcare professional or certified aromatherapist for personalized advice and guidance.