8 Amazing Hair Care Benefits of Castor Oil

Every once in a while everyone faces hair problems. Be it thinning of hair, dry scalp, hair loss, split ends or any other problem.

Natural omega-9 acids present in this oil helps to lock the moisture in your hair and scalp. So, it is a great conditioner for your hair. You should apply castor oil in your hair at least 15 minutes before using a shampoo. This will help to make your hair smooth and soft. You can also add castor oil to your favourite hair conditioner to soak in its benefits. Other than this, apply very little amount (one or two drops) of castor oil in your hair each night as a part of your daily hair conditioning routine.

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Well, we all know that fruits are good for an overall health. But, they work wonders for your hair too. You need to crush some strawberries or bananas, and add them in a mixture of milk and

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Fruit pack
Well, we all know that fruits are good for an overall health. But, they work wonders for your hair too. You need to crush some strawberries or bananas, and add them in a mixture of milk and honey. Mix it well to form a paste like consistency. Now, apply this mixture on your hair, and wait for it to dry completely. Once you wash it off, you will discover glossy and straight hair.

Also read on 5 Ways to Get Straight Hair Naturally

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Helps to get rid of dry scalp

Dry scalp can also lead to dandruff. But with the help of this oil you can get rid of both. The omega-9 fatty acids that are present in castor oil will nourish your hair and prevent dry scalp. Before washing, apply the oil on the affected area and let it stand for few minutes. You will see the difference after a few washes.


Makes hair dark and shiny


Almost everyone wants black and lustrous hair. But due to many reasons such as weather, chemical treatments and all, hair losses its shine. Castor oil can help to increase the shine in your hair. It has the ability to coat your hair shaft, and seal the moisture in. This leaves your hair with shinier and silkier surface. You can mix a small quantity of hair oil with your hair serum or mousse, and apply it evenly on your hair. You can also heat up some castor oil and apply it on your hair. Then wrap your hair in a towel. After a few washes you can feel your locks getting shinier.


Provides thickness to hair


Thin locks are a sign of damaged hair. Hair thinning can lead to hair loss. Castor oil not only prevents hair damage, but also helps in providing thickness to your beautiful hair. Regular use of this oil promotes thicker hair growth on your scalp. The essential nutrients and omega 6 and 9 acids in this oil are very good to enhance the quality of your hair.

 

So, what are you waiting for? Forget all the costly hair treatments and chemical products. Opt for this natural way to get shiny, long and healthy locks.