We all have hair problems in some or other form. Don't we? Some of us worry for constant and consistent hair growth,while some worry about dandruff and some for something else. We all tend to use different solutions available in the market place out there thrown by our beloved fashion industry. However, before all that, our own grandmothers and their upper gens always had a solution to hair problems in their own ways. And one such is way is using Castor Oil.
Many of us know about Castor Oil at the same time, there are as many who haven't tried the powers of it.
Castor Oil is an age old beauty treatment that has been largely replaced over time by fancier beauty products with more ingredients and a bigger price tag. Castor Oil being a natural humectant (something retains moisture) can improve your hair texture. It's anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties help prevent dandruff to your hair. To top of everything, Castor Oil is proven to increase rate of hair growth by 3 to 5 times. Below are the details on where to buy it, how to apply and wash it.
Where to find Castor Oil:
Castor Oil can be bought in almost an Super Market and some bigger than average General Stores.
Apply Castor Oil:
Take some Castor Oil in a bowl and warm it up for 30 secs in microwave so that it eases out in thickness. Dip your fingers and massage your scalp to the root gently. You may want to do this for about 10 minutes for the oil to sink in. Later, leave it overnight or at least for 30 minutes.
Castor oil is dense in nature and can be difficult to wash off easily. As a tip to make it easier than normal, you can crack an egg and whisk until smooth and then massage the egg into the scalp. This helps break down the oil and also add additional nutrients to the hair. It is can get messy though, so it would better doing this in the shower.
BONUS TIP: Rub a tiny amount of castor oil on eyelids at night to help eyelash growth as well.