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Home Health, Castor Oil, 32 fl oz (946 ml)
By Home Health80 Reviews
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2.54 lbs (1.15 kg)
- Product Code: HHE-50132
- UPC Code: 318858501328
- Package Quantity: 32 fl oz (946 ml)
- Dimensions: 3.2 x 3.2 x 8.7 in, 2.15 lbs (0.98 kg)
Combo Discount: -$5.00
- Natural Health Begins at Home
- Cold Pressed and Cold Processed
- Pure, Natural Emollient Oil
- Softens and Nourishes the Skin
- Ideal for Use in Castor Oil Packs
- Excellent for Massage into Joints and Muscles
- Hexane Free
Castor Oil is a natural emollient that penetrates the surface layers of the skin making it softer and more supple.
The effects of externally applied Castor Oil can be enhanced through the use of a "castor oil pack" - a piece of wool flannel saturated with the oil and applied to the body. Use of a pack allows the greatest penetration in a specific area of the body. The application of heat further increases this penetration, allowing the oil to better impart its qualities to the body.
Instructions for the preparation and application of castor oil packs are supplied with each package of Home Health White Wool Flannel.
Home Health creates truly effective personal care products based on traditional, natural ingredients. Our Castor Oil is the finest quality available. It is cold pressed and cold processed and contains no artificial ingredients. You can rely on Home Health to deliver the natural health products your family deserves.
Cleanse the skin with mild soap and water. Apply as required, twice per day. As a Castor Oil Pack for concentrated application, saturate wool flannel and apply over desired area. Dry heat may be applied.
Ricinus communis (castor) seed oil.
No Parabens, No Preservatives, No Mineral Oil, No Petroleum, No Artificial Color, No Artificial Fragrance, No Gluten, No Animal Products.
Do not apply to broken or irritated skin or areas affected by rashes. Discontinue use and consult your doctor if skin sensitivity occurs. Avoid contact with eyes. Do not use on children or animals. For external use only. Do not ingest. Keep out of reach of children. Tamper resistant: Do not use if seal under cap is broken or missing.
iHerb Customer Reviews
I suffer w/ Lyme disease, and osteo and rheumatoid arthritis and live in a state of chronic pain particularly when sitting or laying down. I have started rubbing (warm up well by rubbing your palms together vigorously) the castor oil into my aching joints and muscles at bed time and wearing an old T-shirt and PJ pants to bed. My pain has been reduced significantly. The odour is not very pungent and although it is sticky, the results are worth the slightly negative aspects.
Well worth the money. I use it on my hair and for hot packs on my stomach. Also, it lightens the really big stretch marks on my stomach.