There are many types of essential oil which are currently available in the market, and the beneficial uses of these essential oils are not new to the world. Since, the ancient time these essential oils are used for the treatment of many kinds of health issues. Though there are many essential oils but people mostly prefer to go with the castor oil. This is most famous and used essential oil for the medical purpose. It is because this essential oil is very rich is proteins, minerals, vitamin E and also possesses anti-fungal and anti-bacterial properties.
Although the taste of this essential is not appropriate but its beneficial uses and properties over shadow all its low points. This oil is an instant use home remedy if you know how to use it. There are many other substances in which you can mix this essential oil and can make it more useful as a home remedy.
Medicinal uses of castor oil
There are many medicinal uses of this essential oil such as –
- Skin problems – this essential oil has worked as a blessing in the treatment of many skin problems such as sun burn, acne, boils, dry skin, itching, abrasion and many other skin issues. This essential oil works as a natural moisturizer to the skin that goes deep inside the skin and determines the making of elastin and collagen which helps the skin to hydrate and keeps the skin smooth and soft. This essential oil is also very helpful in the treatment as well as in the prevention of wrinkles and fine lines.
- Joint health – joint pain is one of the common health conditions among the elders as well as in the women. But the application of this oil in the joints will greatly reduce the pain as this essential oil has the property of anti-inflammatory which helps your joints to overcome the swelling and inflammation. This essential oil also works as a blessing for people who are suffering from the arthritis because application of this oil will provide you great relief.
- Constipation – as you know this oil is used for multiple purposes, one of the hidden advantages of this oil is that, it is also used as a laxative substance. Use of this essential oil in the constipation can provide you very much relief. This is because when you take this essential oil it releases oleic acid in the stomach which helps the intestine to cure the constipation problem. This oil is also known as hot oil, when you take this oil it also helps your body to digest the food that remains undigested and it also cleans your stomach by creating a proper bowl movement.
- Allergies – the oil can also be very useful in the treatment of the different types of allergies, as allergies are of two types internal as well as external. You can also take this oil according to both the methods. Application of this oil can also help you to get rid from the moles, warts corns etc.