Oil obtained from seeds of Ricinus communis that is used as a cathartic and as a plasticizer.
Common name for Ricinus communis, a species in the family EUPHORBIACEAE. It is the source of CASTOR OIL.
Eighteen carbon fatty acids that comprise the great majority of CASTOR OIL, which is from the seed of RICINUS.
A plant genus of the family EUPHORBIACEAE, order Euphorbiales, subclass Rosidae. The seed of Ricinus communis L. is the CASTOR BEAN which is the source of CASTOR OIL; RICIN; and other lectins.
Miscellaneous agents found useful in the symptomatic treatment of diarrhea. They have no effect on the agent(s) that cause diarrhea, but merely alleviate the condition.
One of the long-acting synthetic ANTIDIARRHEALS; it is not significantly absorbed from the gut, and has no effect on the adrenergic system or central nervous system, but may antagonize histamine and interfere with acetylcholine release locally.
An enzyme with high affinity for carbon dioxide. It catalyzes irreversibly the formation of oxaloacetate from phosphoenolpyruvate and carbon dioxide. This fixation of carbon dioxide in several bacteria and some plants is the first step in the biosynthesis of glucose. EC 4.1.1.31.
A group of thermoplastic or thermosetting polymers containing polyisocyanate. They are used as ELASTOMERS, as coatings, as fibers and as foams.
Oils derived from plants or plant products.
Unctuous combustible substances that are liquid or easily liquefiable on warming, and are soluble in ether but insoluble in water. Such substances, depending on their origin, are classified as animal, mineral, or vegetable oils. Depending on their behavior on heating, they are volatile or fixed. (Dorland, 28th ed)
Oils which evaporate readily. The volatile oils occur in aromatic plants, to which they give odor and other characteristics. Most volatile oils consist of a mixture of two or more TERPENES or of a mixture of an eleoptene (the more volatile constituent of a volatile oil) with a stearopten (the more solid constituent). The synonym essential oils refers to the essence of a plant, as its perfume or scent, and not to its indispensability.
Synthetic or natural materials for the replacement of bones or bone tissue. They include hard tissue replacement polymers, natural coral, hydroxyapatite, beta-tricalcium phosphate, and various other biomaterials. The bone substitutes as inert materials can be incorporated into surrounding tissue or gradually replaced by original tissue.
Colloids formed by the combination of two immiscible liquids such as oil and water. Lipid-in-water emulsions are usually liquid, like milk or lotion. Water-in-lipid emulsions tend to be creams. The formation of emulsions may be aided by amphiphatic molecules that surround one component of the system to form MICELLES.
Passage of food (sometimes in the form of a test meal) through the gastrointestinal tract as measured in minutes or hours. The rate of passage through the intestine is an indicator of small bowel function.

Effects of castor oil on lipid metabolism in rats. (1/85)

Weanling rats were given diets contained castor oil (CAO-diet), coconut oil (CO-diet), or high-oleic safflower oil (HO-diet) each 10% (wt). No growth retardations were observed on the CAO-diets. The CAO-diet group showed significantly lower serum cholesterol and hepatic triacylglycerols than the HO-diet group. Ricinoleic acid was found at an extremely low level in perirenal adipose tissue.  (+info)

Antidiarrheal effects of zaldaride maleate after oral, intravenous and subcutaneous administration to rats. (2/85)

The antidiarrheal action of zaldaride maleate (ZAL) after oral, intravenous and subcutaneous administration was examined to determine whether ZAL acts systemically or locally in the intestine of rats. Oral administration of ZAL inhibited castor oil- and 16,16-dimethyl prostaglandin E2-induced diarrhea; however, intravenous or subcutaneous administration of ZAL was ineffective. When ZAL was orally administered, the area under the plasma concentration time curve of the compound was lower than that of ZAL following intravenous or subcutaneous administration at the maximum doses studied. The antidiarrheal effect of ZAL was not dependent on its plasma concentration level. These results suggest that ZAL acts locally in the intestinal tract in rats.  (+info)

Involvement of nitric oxide from nerves on diarrhea induced by castor oil in rats. (3/85)

Nitric oxide (NO) is involved in the mechanism of castor oil-induced diarrhea. This study was performed to elucidate the source of NO. Diarrhea was induced by oral administration of castor oil in rats. Diarrhea was significantly inhibited by the pre-treatment with a relatively selective nerve NO synthase inhibitor, 7-nitroindazole. This effect was attenuated by the treatment with L-arginine. Capsaicin-sensitive afferent nerve degeneration did not affect the diarrhea. N(G)-Nitro-L-arginine methylester significantly inhibited diarrhea even in capsaicin-pretreated rats. These data suggest, at least in part, the involvement of NO from nerves on the diarrhea induced by castor oil in rats.  (+info)

Substrate-dependent mutant complementation to select fatty acid desaturase variants for metabolic engineering of plant seed oils. (4/85)

We demonstrate that naturally occurring C(14) and C(16)-specific acyl-acyl carrier protein (ACP) desaturases from plants can complement the unsaturated fatty acid (UFA) auxotrophy of an Escherichia coli fabA/fadR mutant. Under the same growth conditions, C(18)-specific delta(9)-stearoyl (18:0)-ACP desaturases are unable to complement the UFA auxotrophy. This difference most likely results from the presence of sufficient substrate pools of C(14) and C(16) acyl-ACPs but a relative lack of C(18) acyl-ACP pools in E. coli to support the activities of the plant fatty acid desaturase. Based on this, a substrate-dependent selection system was devised with the use of the E. coli UFA auxotroph to isolate mutants of the castor delta(9)-18:0-ACP desaturase that display enhanced specificity for C(14) and C(16) acyl-ACPs. Using this selection system, a number of desaturase variants with altered substrate specificities were isolated from pools of randomized mutants. These included several G188L mutant isolates, which displayed a 15-fold increase in specific activity with 16:0-ACP relative to the wild-type castor delta(9)-18:0-ACP desaturase. Expression of this mutant in Arabidopsis thaliana resulted in the accumulation of unusual monounsaturated fatty acids to amounts of >25% of the seed oil. The bacterial selection system described here thus provides a rapid means of isolating variant fatty acid desaturase activities for modification of seed oil composition.  (+info)

Nepadutant pharmacokinetics and dose-effect relationships as tachykinin NK2 receptor antagonist are altered by intestinal inflammation in rodent models. (5/85)

Tachykinin NK2 receptor antagonists could reduce motility and symptoms during gastrointestinal diseases characterized by local inflammation such as diarrhea or colitis; however, how these conditions change pharmacodynamic and pharmacokinetic characteristics of NK2 receptor antagonists is unknown. We investigated the effect of the peptide NK2 receptor antagonist nepadutant on spontaneous intestinal motility or [betaAla8]NKA(4-10)-induced colonic and bladder contractions in rodent models of intestinal inflammation (enteritis induced by castor oil and rectocolitis induced by local instillation of acetic acid in rats, enteritis induced by bacterial toxins in mice). In the castor oil model, the oral/intraduodenal bioavailability of nepadutant was also determined. The intrarectal (i.r.) administration of nepadutant (100 nmol/kg) did not reduce [betaAla8]NKA(4-10) (10 nmol/kg i.v.)-induced colonic and bladder contractions in normal animals, but the same dose of nepadutant produced an inhibitory effect in the two organs following rectocolitis; in contrast, nepadutant is equieffective by the intravenous route in normal and colitic animals. In this model, nepadutant (100 nmol/kg i.r. or i.v.) decreased spontaneous colonic hypermotility, without affecting motility in controls. The intraduodenal administration of nepadutant (30 nmol/kg), which was ineffective on [betaAla8]NKA(4-10) (10 nmol/kg i.v.)-induced colonic and bladder contractions in control animals, abolished bladder contractions in castor oil-pretreated animals. In this latter group, the oral and intraduodenal bioavailability of nepadutant showed a 7- to 9-fold increase with respect to controls. Oral administration of nepadutant, in nanomolar or subnanomolar dosage, reduced diarrhea induced by bacterial toxins in mice. It is concluded that intestinal inflammation increases nepadutant absorption in the intestine, enhancing its activity. These results suggest that a drug with a limited oral bioavailability could be used for treating gastrointestinal diseases associated with a local inflammation.  (+info)

Prostaglandin E2 and reactive oxygen metabolite damage in the cecum in a pony model of acute colitis. (6/85)

The objective of this project was to determine early tissue biochemical events associated with increased colonic secretion during the acute stage of castor-oil-induced colitis by measuring cecal mucosal and submucosal malondialdehyde (MDA) and prostaglandin E2 (PGE2), levels in ponies. Intestinal tissue (inflamed or healthy) samples were obtained from 4 age- and sex-matched Shetland ponies. Biochemical methods were used to determine MDA and PGE2 levels in intestinal tissue samples from inflamed and healthy equine intestine. Inflamed tissue MDA and PGE2 levels increased with time after castor oil challenge and correlated with granulocyte infiltration, as determined by myeloperoxidase levels in a companion study. Elevated intestinal tissue MDA levels suggest that lipid peroxidation could be attributed to reactive oxygen metabolites (ROM) released from stimulated, recruited, and resident granulocytes. Tissue levels of MDA and PGE2 suggest a role for granulocyte-derived mediators of intestinal inflammation in the massive secretory response in cases of acute equine colitis. Tissue MDA and PGE2 levels may be useful laboratory tools to quantify and characterize intestinal secretory inflammatory responses in acute inflammatory conditions in the equine colon.  (+info)

Phase I and pharmacokinetic study of ABI-007, a Cremophor-free, protein-stabilized, nanoparticle formulation of paclitaxel. (7/85)

PURPOSE: ABI-007 is a novel Cremophor-free, protein-stabilized, nanoparticle formulation of paclitaxel. The absence of Cremophor EL may permit ABI-007 to be administered without the premedications used routinely for the prevention of hypersensitivity reactions. Furthermore, this novel formulation permits a higher paclitaxel concentration in solution and, thus, a decreased infusion volume and time. This Phase I study examines the toxicity profile, maximum tolerated dose (MTD), and pharmacokinetics of ABI-007. EXPERIMENTAL DESIGN: ABI-007 was administered in the outpatient setting, as a 30-min infusion without premedications. Doses of ABI-007 ranged from 135 (level 0) to 375 mg/m2 (level 3). Sixteen patients participated in pharmacokinetic studies. RESULTS: Nineteen patients were treated. No acute hypersensitivity reactions were observed during the infusion period. Hematological toxicity was mild and not cumulative. Dose-limiting toxicity, which occurred in 3 of 6 patients treated at level 3 (375 mg/m2), consisted of sensory neuropathy (3 patients), stomatitis (2 patients), and superficial keratopathy (2 patients). The MTD was thus determined to be 300 mg/m2 (level 2). Pharmacokinetic analyses revealed paclitaxel C(max) and area under the curve(inf) values to increase linearly over the ABI-007 dose range of 135-300 mg/m2. C(max) and area under the curve(inf) values for individual patients correlated well with toxicity. CONCLUSIONS: ABI-007 offers several features of clinical interest, including rapid infusion rate, absence of requirement for premedication, and a high paclitaxel MTD. Our results provide support for Phase II trials to determine the antitumor activity of this drug.  (+info)

Laxative and anti-diarrheal activity of polycarbophil in mice and rats. (8/85)

We investigated the laxative and anti-diarrheal activity of polycarbophil, an insoluble hydrophilic polymer, in comparison with other agents used for treating functional bowel disorder (FBD). In naive rats, polycarbophil (500 mg/kg) increased fecal weight and water contents without producing diarrhea. Carboxymethylcellulose (CMC) did not produce evident changes in bowel movement. Picosulfate markedly produced diarrhea. Loperamide, trimebutine and granisetron decreased stool output dose-dependently. Constipation, indicated by decrease in fecal weight, was produced by loperamide and clonidine in rats. Polycarbophil (500 mg/kg) and CMC increased fecal weight without diarrhea. Conversely trimebutine further decreased fecal weight in constipated rats. Polycarbophil (500 mg/kg) suppressed diarrhea induced by castor oil, and at 250-500 mg/kg, it produced shaped stools in animals with stools loosened by prostaglandin E2, serotonin or carbachol in mice. Polycarbophil (500 mg/kg) also reduced stools in rats with stool output increased by wrap restraint stress (WRS). CMC had no effect in the diarrhea models, except for carbachol-induced diarrhea, and WRS-induced evacuation. Loperamide, trimebutine and granisetron inhibited diarrhea production and WRS-induced evacuation, except for carbachol-induced diarrhea. The results show that polycarbophil prevents constipation and diarrhea without inducing diarrhea or constipation, which is different from the other agents. Hydrophilic polymers such as polycarbophil will be promising agents for the treatment of FBD.  (+info)

Castor oil is a colorless or pale yellow vegetable oil that is derived from the seeds of the castor bean plant (Ricinus communis). It has a wide range of uses, including as a laxative, a moisturizer in skin and hair products, and a component in industrial lubricants and biodiesel.

Medically, castor oil is often used as a stimulant laxative to relieve constipation. It works by increasing the movement of the intestines, which helps to promote bowel movements. Castor oil is typically taken orally, and its effects usually begin to be felt within 2-6 hours after ingestion.

It's important to note that castor oil should not be used in large amounts or for prolonged periods of time, as it can lead to electrolyte imbalances and other serious side effects. It is also not recommended for use during pregnancy, as it may stimulate uterine contractions. As with any medication or supplement, it's always best to consult with a healthcare provider before using castor oil.

A castor bean, also known as Ricinus communis, is a plant that produces seeds called castor beans. The seed of the castor bean contains ricin, a highly toxic protein that can cause serious illness or death if ingested, inhaled, or injected. Despite its toxicity, the oil from the castor bean, known as castor oil, is used in a variety of industrial and medicinal applications due to its unique chemical properties.

It's important to note that all parts of the castor bean plant are considered poisonous, but the seed is the most toxic. Handling or coming into contact with the plant or seeds can cause skin irritation and other adverse reactions in some people. It is recommended to handle the plant with care and keep it out of reach of children and pets.

Ricinoleic acid is not typically defined in the context of medical terminology, but it is a chemical compound with potential medical relevance. It is a fatty acid that is the main constituent of castor oil, which is obtained from the seeds of the Ricinus communis plant. Ricinoleic acid has been studied for its potential medicinal properties, including its anti-inflammatory, analgesic, and antibacterial effects. However, it is important to note that ricinoleic acid can also cause irritation and inflammation in high concentrations or with prolonged exposure. Therefore, medical definitions of this compound typically focus on its chemical structure and properties rather than its potential medicinal uses.

"Ricinus" is the botanical name for the castor oil plant. Its scientific name is "Ricinus communis." It is a species of flowering plant in the spurge family, Euphorbiaceae. The castor oil that comes from this plant is used in various industries and as a traditional medicine, although the raw seed is toxic due to its ricin content.

Antidiarrheals are a class of medications that are used to treat diarrhea. They work by either slowing down the movement of the gut or increasing the absorption of water and electrolytes in the intestines, which helps to thicken the stool and reduce the frequency of bowel movements.

Some common examples of antidiarrheal medications include loperamide (Imodium), diphenoxylate/atropine (Lomotil), and bismuth subsalicylate (Pepto-Bismol). These medications can be effective in managing acute diarrhea, but it's important to use them only as directed and for a limited period of time. Prolonged use or overuse of antidiarrheals can lead to serious side effects, such as constipation, dehydration, and dependence.

It's also worth noting that while antidiarrheals can help manage the symptoms of diarrhea, they do not address the underlying cause of the condition. If you have chronic or severe diarrhea, it's important to speak with a healthcare provider to determine the root cause and develop an appropriate treatment plan.

Loperamide is an antidiarrheal medication that works by slowing down the movement of the intestines. This helps to increase the time between bowel movements and reduces the amount of liquid in stools, thereby helping to relieve diarrhea. It is available over-the-counter (OTC) and by prescription, depending on the strength and formulation.

Loperamide works by binding to opioid receptors in the gut, which helps to reduce the contractions of the intestines that can lead to diarrhea. It is important to note that loperamide should not be used for longer than 2 days without consulting a healthcare professional, as prolonged use can lead to serious side effects such as constipation, dizziness, and decreased alertness.

Loperamide is also known by its brand names, including Imodium, Pepto-Bismol Maximum Strength, and Kaopectate II. It is important to follow the instructions on the label carefully when taking loperamide, and to speak with a healthcare provider if you have any questions or concerns about using this medication.

Phosphoenolpyruvate carboxylase (PEP-carboxylase or PEPC) is a biotin-dependent enzyme that plays a crucial role in the carbon fixation process of photosynthesis, specifically in the C4 and CAM (Crassulacean Acid Metabolism) plant pathways. It is also found in some bacteria and archaea.

PEP-carboxylase catalyzes the irreversible reaction between phosphoenolpyruvate (PEP) and bicarbonate (HCO3-) to form oxaloacetate and inorganic phosphate (Pi). This reaction helps to initiate the carbon fixation process by incorporating atmospheric carbon dioxide into an organic molecule, which can then be used for various metabolic processes.

In C4 plants, PEP-carboxylase is primarily located in the mesophyll cells where it facilitates the initial fixation of CO2 onto PEP, forming oxaloacetate. This oxaloacetate is then reduced to malate, which is subsequently transported to bundle sheath cells for further metabolism and additional carbon fixation by another enzyme, ribulose-1,5-bisphosphate carboxylase/oxygenase (RuBisCO).

In CAM plants, PEP-carboxylase operates at night to fix CO2 into malate, which is stored in vacuoles. During the day, malate is decarboxylated, releasing CO2 for RuBisCO-mediated carbon fixation while conserving water through reduced stomatal opening.

PEP-carboxylase is also found in some non-photosynthetic bacteria and archaea, where it contributes to various metabolic pathways such as gluconeogenesis, anaplerotic reactions, and the glyoxylate cycle.

I'm sorry for any confusion, but "Polyurethanes" are not a medical term. They are a type of polymer that is used in a variety of industrial and consumer products, including foam cushions, insulation, and packaging materials. Polyurethanes are created through a chemical reaction between diisocyanates and polyols. While they have many applications in the medical field, such as in the production of medical devices and equipment, they are not a medical term themselves.

Medical definitions generally do not include plant oils as a specific term. However, in a biological or biochemical context, plant oils, also known as vegetable oils, are defined as lipid extracts derived from various parts of plants such as seeds, fruits, and leaves. They mainly consist of triglycerides, which are esters of glycerol and three fatty acids. The composition of fatty acids can vary between different plant sources, leading to a range of physical and chemical properties that make plant oils useful for various applications in the pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and food industries. Some common examples of plant oils include olive oil, coconut oil, sunflower oil, and jojoba oil.

In the context of medicine and pharmacology, oils are typically defined as lipid-based substances that are derived from plants or animals. They are made up of molecules called fatty acids, which can be either saturated or unsaturated. Oils are often used in medical treatments and therapies due to their ability to deliver active ingredients through the skin, as well as their moisturizing and soothing properties. Some oils, such as essential oils, are also used in aromatherapy for their potential therapeutic benefits. However, it's important to note that some oils can be toxic or irritating if ingested or applied to the skin in large amounts, so they should always be used with caution and under the guidance of a healthcare professional.

Volatile oils, also known as essential oils, are a type of organic compound that are naturally produced in plants. They are called "volatile" because they evaporate quickly at room temperature due to their high vapor pressure. These oils are composed of complex mixtures of various compounds, including terpenes, terpenoids, aldehydes, ketones, esters, and alcohols. They are responsible for the characteristic aroma and flavor of many plants and are often used in perfumes, flavors, and aromatherapy. In a medical context, volatile oils may have therapeutic properties and be used in certain medications or treatments, but it's important to note that they can also cause adverse reactions if not used properly.

Bone substitutes are materials that are used to replace missing or damaged bone in the body. They can be made from a variety of materials, including natural bone from other parts of the body or from animals, synthetic materials, or a combination of both. The goal of using bone substitutes is to provide structural support and promote the growth of new bone tissue.

Bone substitutes are often used in dental, orthopedic, and craniofacial surgery to help repair defects caused by trauma, tumors, or congenital abnormalities. They can also be used to augment bone volume in procedures such as spinal fusion or joint replacement.

There are several types of bone substitutes available, including:

1. Autografts: Bone taken from another part of the patient's body, such as the hip or pelvis.
2. Allografts: Bone taken from a deceased donor and processed to remove any cells and infectious materials.
3. Xenografts: Bone from an animal source, typically bovine or porcine, that has been processed to remove any cells and infectious materials.
4. Synthetic bone substitutes: Materials such as calcium phosphate ceramics, bioactive glass, and polymer-based materials that are designed to mimic the properties of natural bone.

The choice of bone substitute material depends on several factors, including the size and location of the defect, the patient's medical history, and the surgeon's preference. It is important to note that while bone substitutes can provide structural support and promote new bone growth, they may not have the same strength or durability as natural bone. Therefore, they may not be suitable for all applications, particularly those that require high load-bearing capacity.

An emulsion is a type of stable mixture of two immiscible liquids, such as oil and water, which are normally unable to mix together uniformly. In an emulsion, one liquid (the dispersed phase) is broken down into small droplets and distributed throughout the other liquid (the continuous phase), creating a stable, cloudy mixture.

In medical terms, emulsions can be used in various pharmaceutical and cosmetic applications. For example, certain medications may be formulated as oil-in-water or water-in-oil emulsions to improve their absorption, stability, or palatability. Similarly, some skincare products and makeup removers contain emulsifiers that help create stable mixtures of water and oils, allowing for effective cleansing and moisturizing.

Emulsions can also occur naturally in the body, such as in the digestion of fats. The bile salts produced by the liver help to form small droplets of dietary lipids (oil) within the watery environment of the small intestine, allowing for efficient absorption and metabolism of these nutrients.

Gastrointestinal transit refers to the movement of food, digestive secretions, and waste products through the gastrointestinal tract, from the mouth to the anus. This process involves several muscles and nerves that work together to propel the contents through the stomach, small intestine, large intestine, and rectum.

The transit time can vary depending on factors such as the type and amount of food consumed, hydration levels, and overall health. Abnormalities in gastrointestinal transit can lead to various conditions, including constipation, diarrhea, and malabsorption. Therefore, maintaining normal gastrointestinal transit is essential for proper digestion, nutrient absorption, and overall health.

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... is the chief constituent of castor oil and is the triglyceride of ricinoleic acid. Castor oil, the expressed natural ... Ricinolein is the active principle in the use of castor oil as a purgative and solvent for several medically useful alkaloids. ... Achaya, K. T.; Saletore, S. A. (1952). "Triricinolein and ricinoleic acid from castor oil". Journal of Scientific & Industrial ... Castor oil plant, Alkene derivatives, Secondary alcohols, All stub articles, Alkene stubs, Ester stubs). ...
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"Castor Oil Semi-Looper moth (Achaea janata)". Australian Wildlife. Retrieved 12 August 2016. "Castor semilooper (Achaea janata ... As they feed off the castor oil plant they may be extremely poisonous and should be avoided at all costs. Caterpillars damage ... They feed on Excoecaria cochinchinensis (Euphorbiaceae), castor oil plant (Ricinus communis), both Brassica and Ficus species ... "Important Pests of Castor and its Management". Pests of Castor. Retrieved 12 August 2016. Wikimedia Commons has media related ...
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  • Ricinus communis (castor oil plant) contain the toxin ricin. (medlineplus.gov)
  • 100% Ricinus Communis (Haitian Castor Seed) Oil, Mangifera Indica (Mango) Seed Oil, Carica Papaya (Papaya) Seed Oil, Cocos Nucifera (Coconut) Oil, Natural Aroma Oil Blend (Phtalates & Synthetic Free). (ulta.com)
  • Castor oil is made from a plant called Ricinus communis, also known as castor beans. (sharecare.com)
  • Native to Africa, India, and the Mediterranean region, the Castor plant, Ricinus communis in Latin, has spread throughout the world since ancient times. (gaia.com)
  • Castor oil is derived from the seed of the Ricinus communis plant and has been used for centuries in a variety of ways. (vitanetonline.com)
  • Castor oil is a non-volatile fatty oil that is derived from the seeds of the castor bean ( Ricinus communis ) plant, aka castor seeds. (draxe.com)
  • Castor Bean Oil , Ricinus communis , also known as Palma Christi oil, is expeller-pressed from the castor bean plant. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • Castor oil is made from the beans (seeds) of the castor plant (Ricinus communis). (webmd.com)
  • It's made by extracting oil from the seeds of the Ricinus communis plant. (ph5s.com)
  • The Castor oil plant known as Ricinus communis is not from the same family as the Rambutan. (angmohdan.com)
  • Natural Laxative, Supports Digestive Regularity, With Fennel Oil, Non-GMO, A Dietary Supplement, Nutritional Oils, Family Owned Since 1968, GMP Quality Assured, Castor Oil is an oil derived from the beans of the castor plant (Ricinus communis). (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Cold Press Castor Oil, produced from the high quality seeds of "Ricinus communis" by mechanical expression, by hydraulic pressing. (gokulagro.com)
  • Escentia Castor Oil (Ricinus Communis) is suitable for delicate facial skin so it's often used in making lipsticks, glosses and other face care products. (healthinista.co.za)
  • Pure, Cold Pressed Ricinus Communis (Castor) Oil. (melanieshealth.com)
  • It is derived from the seeds of the castor oil plant (Ricinus communis) and contains a high concentration of a unique fatty acid called ricinoleic acid. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Castor oil is well known as a source of ricinoleic acid, a monounsaturated, 18-carbon fatty acid. (wikipedia.org)
  • This functional group causes ricinoleic acid (and castor oil) to be more polar than most fats. (wikipedia.org)
  • Because of its ricinoleic acid content, castor oil is a valuable chemical in feedstocks, commanding a higher price than other seed oils. (wikipedia.org)
  • The laxative effect of castor oil is attributed to ricinoleic acid, which is produced by hydrolysis in the small intestine. (wikipedia.org)
  • Common joint pain can be caused from congested lymph nodes - rubbing castor oil on joints can promote blood and lymphatic circulation - the ricinoleic acid in castor oil has a decongestant effect on the lymphatics. (gaia.com)
  • Castor oil has ricinoleic acid i X An unsaturated omega-9 fatty acid mainly found in castor plant. (momjunction.com)
  • Ricinoleic acid is not found in many other plants or substances, making the castor plant unique since it's a concentrated source. (draxe.com)
  • Aside from its primary constituent, ricinoleic acid, castor oil also contains other beneficial salts and esters that mainly act as skin-conditioning agents. (draxe.com)
  • It is a unique, thick, viscous oil made up of 90% of one fatty acid, ricinoleic acid. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • Castor oil is a unique source of ricinoleic, a nourishing substance that improves the health of the scalp. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Summary castor oil is high in ricinoleic acid, a fatty acid that has been shown to help reduce pain and inflammation in test-tube and animal studies. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Ricinoleic acid, the fatty acid that makes up about 90% of the oil, binds to one particular receptor in the intestines and uterus, the researchers discovered. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Castor oil exhibits most unusual physical and chemical properties due to the presence of ricinoleic acid in more than 87% quantities. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • The chemical process of creating Nylon 11 begins with ricinoleic acid which makes up 85-90% of castor oil. (gokulagro.com)
  • Because castor oil contains ricinoleic acid, it can be used as a disinfectant to cuts, sores, and open wounds. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Approximately ninety percent of the fatty acid content in castor oil is from ricinoleic acid . (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • Ricinoleic acid (12-hydroxy-9- cis -octadecenoic acid) is an unsaturated omega-9 fatty acid that naturally occurs in mature castor plant seeds. (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • As well as ricinoleic acid, the other fatty acids in castor oil nourish hair and prevent scalp from drying by retaining moisture. (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • This single ingredient oil is made from 100% cold-pressed castor beans, which are rich in omegas, minerals, and ricinoleic fatty acids to help hydrate dry skin and nourish hair. (melanieshealth.com)
  • Castor oil has anti-inflammatory properties due to the presence of ricinoleic acid. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • The ricinoleic acid in the oil helps increase blood circulation to the scalp, nourishing hair follicles and stimulating growth. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • The ricinoleic acid in the oil is thought to stimulate the lymphatic vessels, encouraging the flow of lymphatic fluid through the lymph nodes and improving the overall efficiency of the lymphatic system. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • When applied topically, castor oil can have significant effects on the digestive system, primarily due to the presence of ricinoleic acid, a unique fatty acid found in the oil. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • There, the ricinoleic acid in the oil binds to receptors on the intestinal walls, stimulating contractions and increasing the movement of stool. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • According to the famous Dermatologist Dr. Deepali Bhardwaj, Castor Oil contains ricinoleic acid and Omega-3 fatty acids. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • Purified ricin derived from the castor bean is highly toxic and lethal in small doses. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Castor oil is pressed from the castor bean, which is actually a seed. (gaia.com)
  • The castor bean (Oleum ricini), also known as Palma Christi due to its shape and healing properties, is known principally as a cathartic (strong laxative). (drkaslow.com)
  • Castor bean oil adds mildness and richness to soap and provides a conditioning, fluffy lather with thick, large bubbles. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • Castor Bean is an exotic ornamental, semi-woody, fast-growing, large shrub or small tree that is extremely toxic to humans. (ncsu.edu)
  • The Castor Bean has large, palmately lobed leaves, spiking yellowish-greenish flowers, and spiny seed capsules. (ncsu.edu)
  • Castor bean is a noxious weed in southern and central California. (ncsu.edu)
  • The castor bean contains a highly poisonous substance known as ricin that when inhaled or ingested can be lethal to humans and animals. (ncsu.edu)
  • The castor bean has no serious insects or disease problems. (ncsu.edu)
  • There is interest in using castor bean for a number of other purposes, but there isn't enough reliable information to say whether it might be helpful. (webmd.com)
  • The castor bean contains a toxic protein ricin and an allergen which arises in the dust of castor meal. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • The Castor Oil (CO) is prepared from seeds of fast - growing plant - castor - bean tree. (all.biz)
  • The vegetable oil that is derived from the castor bean is called, "castor oil. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • English-ivy and castor-bean plants cause allergic contact dermatitis. (cdc.gov)
  • Castor-bean processors frequently experience hay fever, asthma, and urticaria resulting from a potent allergen in the dried pomace remaining after extraction of the castor oil. (cdc.gov)
  • Castor Essential oil carries ricin oleic acid and omega- 6 essential fatty acids, which accelerate blood circulation to the skull, scalp, hence increasing hair growth, skin care. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • The outer coat (hull) of the castor seed contains a deadly poison called ricin. (webmd.com)
  • The castor oil seed is the source of castor oil and it also contains a toxin called ricin. (angmohdan.com)
  • These seeds, which are known as castor beans, contain a toxic enzyme called ricin. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Ricin toxin can be extracted from castor beans, purified and treated to form a pellet, a white powder, or dissolved in water or weak acid to be released as a liquid. (cdc.gov)
  • Persons who ingest castor beans, or food or water contaminated with ricin. (cdc.gov)
  • It is difficult for ricin to be released from ingested castor beans, because ricin release requires mastication, and the degree of mastication is likely to be important in determining the extent of poisoning. (cdc.gov)
  • Castor oil is a vegetable oil pressed from castor beans. (wikipedia.org)
  • I have been using castor oil as a hot oil treatment to cure my dry flaky scalp and it has been marvelous! (afrobella.com)
  • Peppermint Oil helps invigorate the scalp for a tingling experience. (boots.com)
  • Pure Natural Radish seed Carrier oil is good for skin, hair, nails, and scalp. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • Many traditional hair care practices involve topical use of castor oil for babies, as the oil contains anti-fungal and antimicrobial properties that can help prevent bacterial or fungal infections of the scalp (4) . (momjunction.com)
  • Castor and Hemp Oil puts the scalp first. (lusetabeauty.com)
  • Castor oil is an extremely effective and proven solution for treating dry hair and a dry scalp. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Using castor oil can help with dry scalp and skin conditions. (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • Massaging straight castor oil onto the scalp and leaving on the hair overnight and then shampooing out the next day can greatly alleviate these problem. (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • Applying castor oil to the scalp and hair can promote hair growth and improve overall hair health. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • When applied to the scalp, the cold oil keeps the scalp as moisturized as possible. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • If you buy Jamaican Black Castor Oil, the kind made popular by regulars on the super popular and informative Long Hair Care Forums , you'll also notice it's an unrefined and um, pungent product. (afrobella.com)
  • thank you bella for doing a post about castor oil, maybe you can help me find it on the web…im looking for the jamaican black castor oil. (afrobella.com)
  • Kreyol Essence's 100% pure Haitian Black Castor Oil promotes thick, shiny, long hair and hydrated skin. (ulta.com)
  • SheaMoisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen & Restore Shampoo gently cleanses hair and skin of impurities while infusing hair with ultra-nourishing moisture. (boots.com)
  • The Jamaican Black Castor Oil and Fair-Trade Shea Butter from Ghana are natural and effective ingredients that deliver intense moisturisation and nourishment. (boots.com)
  • For best results, use Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen & Restore shampoo and conditioner together to restore damaged or chemically processed hair by strengthening it against breakage and the resultant shedding. (boots.com)
  • Jamaican black castor oil is a type of castor oil that is also commercially available. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • The safety and effectiveness of jamaican black castor oil are unclear as no clinical studies have examined this type of castor oil. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Amazon is probably going to be your best bet for finding black castor oil for cheap. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • You should be able to get a great deal on black castor oil on Amazon, and look at the reviews of the different products before purchasing. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Jamaican Black Castor Oil Water - is backordered and will ship as soon as it is back in stock. (curlsfusion.com)
  • I was unable to find any published cosmetic research on unrefined Jamaican black castor oil so here is some information on general castor oil. (afrodeity.co.uk)
  • To treat acne with castor essential oil, you should first wash you face and skin care with warm water, which will help you open the facial pores and then either apply the oil topically over your problem areas or massage it into the skin in circular motions. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • This property of castor oil, when applied topically, may help moisturize the baby's skin naturally. (momjunction.com)
  • Do I Need To Dilute Castor Oil When Using Them Topically? (silverlinechemicals.com)
  • For centuries, at the first sign of illness, many parents and grandparents would immediately turn to giving their children castor oil, either topically or internally, to naturally boost immune function and speed up healing. (draxe.com)
  • Either castor oil is not absorbed topically, or the metabolism of it's transdermal absorption is unknown. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • When applied topically as a castor oil pack, castor oil may promote lymphatic drainage. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Castor oil has been used orally to relieve constipation or to evacuate the bowel before intestinal surgery. (wikipedia.org)
  • Use of castor oil for simple constipation is medically discouraged because it may cause violent diarrhea. (wikipedia.org)
  • Does castor oil help constipation? (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Used sparingly, castor oil can help loosen stools and ease constipation, but it can also cause nausea. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • For people who regularly experience constipation, castor oil is a low-priced, natural treatment, making it an attractive alternative to some more expensive medications. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • For this reason, use castor oil as constipation relief sparingly. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Although castor oil can relieve constipation, it can also cause nausea and vomiting as a side effect. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Anyone taking castor oil for constipation should be cautious, as it is possible they will become nauseous. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Anyone planning to take castor oil preparations for constipation should always read the label to make sure they are taking the proper dose. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • People should only use strong laxatives, such as castor oil, as a short-term solution for constipation. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Castor oil was first documented in an Egyptian medical papyrus in 1550 BCE, but is believed to have been used for centuries prior, specifically for constipation. (gaia.com)
  • People use castor oil for constipation , dry eye , childbirth , and to empty the colon before a colonoscopy . (webmd.com)
  • Taking castor oil by mouth seems to help relieve constipation. (webmd.com)
  • Castor Oil has long been recognized as a powerful laxative which may be used for the relief of occasional constipation. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Gandhi remembers her mother using castor oil on her hair when she was a child, as well as giving it to her for constipation. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Today, castor oil remains a popular natural treatment for common conditions like constipation and skin ailments and is commonly used in natural beauty products. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Pharmaceutical and Cosmetics Cold pres castor oil cures skin disorders, abrasions, used in constipation, headaches and muscle pains, and also used in ointments, laxatives and tablet capsule lubricant. (gokulagro.com)
  • Relieves constipation: Castor oil has a laxative effect and can help relieve constipation. (meharorganic.pk)
  • Castor oil comes from the seeds of the castor oil plant. (medlineplus.gov)
  • It is extracted from the seeds of the castor oil plant and is rich in fatty acids, antioxidants, and anti-inflammatory compounds. (meharorganic.pk)
  • Vegetable oil extracted from castor beans, used for various purposes. (meharorganic.pk)
  • Ingestion and mastication of three to eight castor beans is the estimated fatal dose in adults. (cdc.gov)
  • Castor oil's anti-inflammatory and antibacterial properties make it useful for acne and its accompanying pain and inflammation. (gaia.com)
  • Studies suggest that many of castor oil's benefits come down to its chemical composition. (draxe.com)
  • A castor oil pack is made by soaking two to four layers of unbleached, organic clean wool or cotton flannel with hexane-free, unrefined, non-deodorized organic cold pressed castor oil. (gaia.com)
  • 1. Cold-Pressed Castor Oil. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Cold-pressed castor oil is 100% pure and natural. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Since children commonly strongly dislike the taste of castor oil, some parents punished children with a dose of it. (wikipedia.org)
  • People describe the very distinct taste of castor oil as similar to petroleum jelly. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • One of the most popular uses for castor oil is as a natural moisturizer. (vitanetonline.com)
  • what is castor oil , what are the specific uses for castor oil , the different types of this supplement, and where to buy castor oil online. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Summary the moisturizing and anti-inflammatory properties of castor oil make it an excellent option to keep hair soft and hydrated and help reduce dandruff symptoms. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Specialists claim that in this oil all useful properties of castor oil it is even more and stronger. (all.biz)
  • In India, Pakistan, and Nepal, food grains are preserved by the application of castor oil. (wikipedia.org)
  • Therefore, you will be able to achieve the same results as some of the leading hair conditioners with a simple application of castor oil, every day. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • There are also claims that the oil encourages hair growth, and has been found to have anti-inflammatory properties. (gaia.com)
  • The anti-inflammatory properties exerted by the organic castor oil kill acne-causing bacteria as well all the bacteria stuck in the acne spots. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil holds strong anti-inflammatory properties which helps create a soothing feeling on the skin. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil possesses potent anti-inflammatory properties which kills all acne causing bacteria. (herbiar.com)
  • Castor oil has long been used as a traditional remedy for digestive issues due to its potential laxative effect. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • The most well-known and common use of castor oil for the digestive system is its strong laxative effect. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Promotes hair growth: Castor oil can help promote hair growth, prevent hair loss, and reduce dandruff. (meharorganic.pk)
  • Castor oil is a yellowish liquid often used as a lubricant and in laxatives. (medlineplus.gov)
  • There is special kind of castor oil - Jamaican (black). (all.biz)
  • Some alternative medicine practitioners also use castor oil packs to improve liver function, relieve pain, reduce inflammation, and improve digestion. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • The oil is very thick, making it hard to swallow. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Castor oil is thick and sticky. (afrobella.com)
  • It is a thick, odorless oil with vitamin E which makes the skin, nails, and hair moisturized. (savasheashop.com)
  • This oil is extremely thick, therefore, it should be diluted to increase the effectiveness. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Castor oil is very thick. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • Moderately viscous (thick) substances like oils and detergents aren't toxic if ingested but can cause significant lung injury if they are inhaled or aspirated into the lungs. (msdmanuals.com)
  • Compounds found in castor can help stabilize the texture and consistency of products, which is why castor oil is used in so many cosmetics, hair and skincare treatments. (draxe.com)
  • Belgian military officials prescribed heavy doses of castor oil in Belgian Congo as a punishment for being too sick to work. (wikipedia.org)
  • Weekly doses of senna were washed down with a spoonful of castor oil. (afrobella.com)
  • Castor oil is possibly unsafe when taken long-term or in large doses. (webmd.com)
  • Castor oil is possibly safe when taken by mouth in appropriate doses, short-term. (webmd.com)
  • But castor oil is possibly unsafe when taken by mouth for more than one week or at doses greater than 1-15 mL daily, depending on age. (webmd.com)
  • Castor oil has been used throughout the world for millennia for skin conditions, detoxification, and general health. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • By promoting lymphatic circulation and detoxification, castor oil may indirectly support immune function by reducing the burden of waste materials that can compromise the body's natural defense mechanisms. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Castor oil is the oil of the castor plant. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Silverline Chemicals is one of the prominent Castor Oil Manufacturers in India that extract Castor Oil from different parts of the plant, including leaves, bark, flowers, twigs, and fruits, by the process of steam/hydro distillation. (silverlinechemicals.com)
  • The castor oil plant belongs to the flowering spurge family called Euphorbiaceae and is mainly cultivated in Africa, South America and India (India accounts for over 90% of castor oil exports globally). (draxe.com)
  • Castor oil is a vegetable oil obtained by pressing the seeds of the Castor plant. (linnetrade.com)
  • The Aromatherapy field has now broadened to cover the use of a wide variety of essential oils and absolutes, carrier and vegetable oils and plant hydrosols - also known as distillates. (sonsofasgard-shop.co.uk)
  • Oils derived from plants or plant products. (bvsalud.org)
  • Loaded with omega fatty acids (3, 6, 9) and vitamin E, this intensely moisturizing oil also helps to soothe muscle aches and fade stretch marks naturally. (ulta.com)
  • It is also believed that castor oil stimulates circulation and thus promotes hair growth, as it contains vitamin E, nine essential fatty acids, and oleic i X Naturally occurring fatty acid in animals, vegetable oils, and fats. (momjunction.com)
  • Research studies have found that castor oil contains therapeutic components including fatty acids, flavonoids, phenolic compounds, amino acids, terpenoids and phytosterols. (draxe.com)
  • Rich in fatty acids, it is a soothing, lubricating oil that is readily absorbed by the skin. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • Castor oil is a rich source of fatty acids which makes it a great moisturizer, especially in the winter when inside air is dry. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Organic castor oil holds high quantities of essential fatty acids. (herbiar.com)
  • The fatty acids in the oil help retain moisture, providing hydration to the skin. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Castor oil has been used as a natural laxative for centuries, but is best used for short-term symptoms - long term use may lead to cramps and diarrhea. (gaia.com)
  • Castor oil has antiviral and antimicrobial properties and can be used for many types of skin conditions. (ph5s.com)
  • Castor oil is thought to have anti-inflammatory, antimicrobial and moisturizing properties. (savasheashop.com)
  • Castor oil exhibits some antimicrobial activity, which can help in preventing or treating certain skin infections caused by bacteria or fungi. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Because the organic, unbleached cotton or wool flannels are reasonably inexpensive, castor oil packs are an economical as well as effective home treatment. (gaia.com)
  • Organic Castor oil, a sheet of plastic (a garbage bag is OK), 36″ X 18″ piece cotton or flannel, heating pad or hot water bottle, pillows, and baking soda. (drkaslow.com)
  • Natural and organic castor oil improves skin health condition tremendously when applied. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil holds the highest level of purity which makes it the most suitable for application on the skin to treat various skin issues and improve skin health. (herbiar.com)
  • Your skin is continuously getting damaged and losing essential nutrients, organic castor oil for skin helps nourish your skin of all essential nutrients. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil for skin is also employed as a natural alternative to various procedures to treat skin conditions. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil effectively treats tough skin issues such as acne scars, discoloration, acne, and blemishes. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil for skin also removes the acne marks or scars that are left after acne is treated. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil promotes the growth of new skin cells which make fresh skin layers. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil not only treats the already present issues in the skin but also forms a barrier for protection from further skin issues. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil is massaged into the skin to unclog clogged skin pores and expel all the dirt, oils, sebum and bacteria. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil also acts as a potent exfoliator which helps clean off dead skin cell layers and replace them with fresh and healthy skin cells. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil has a direct impact on excessive production of melanin in the skin. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil is either applied in combination with other essential oils to make the application process easy and improve benefits or alone. (herbiar.com)
  • Organic castor oil holds strong analgesic agents that create a soothing feeling when applied on the skin. (herbiar.com)
  • The organic seeds and castor oil granules are grounded and boiled in order to extract the 100% pure dark brown organic oil. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Yes, we are talking about castor oil, and in this article, we will talk about the best organic castor oil for hair growth and what it does. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • Now that you know all of the suspected types of hair losses you can face, it's time to understand what the best organic castor oil for hair growth can do about it. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • It was clinically proven that hair lost through almost every other cause but genetic, can grow back through regular usage of pure organic castor oil for hair. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • So, if you can get your hands on the best organic Castor Oil for hair growth, you can expect to get your hair back. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • Let's go through the key features and effects of organic castor oil for hair loss. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • This essential oil promotes respiratory function and healthy digestion too. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • According to the American Cancer Society, "available scientific evidence does not support claims that castor oil on the skin cures cancer or any other disease. (wikipedia.org)
  • And I know there are other ways to use this wonder oil that I haven't thought of or tried yet for both hair and skin. (afrobella.com)
  • Health Topics beauty-personal-care skin-care Is castor oil as good for you as social media claims? (sharecare.com)
  • After pack is removed, cleanse skin with a solution of baking soda in water (1 teaspoonful to a pint) or our convenient Castor Clean™ or Castor Clean™ Towlettes. (bayho.com)
  • If you are looking for an all-natural way to keep your skin hydrated and looking its best, castor oil is a great option to consider. (vitanetonline.com)
  • In addition to its benefits for skin health, castor oil can also help to promote healthy hair growth. (vitanetonline.com)
  • Whether you are looking for a natural way to moisturize your skin or encourage healthy hair growth, castor oil is worth considering. (vitanetonline.com)
  • A sheet of plastic covers the oil soaked skin, with a towel on top. (drkaslow.com)
  • This is often applied for the entire night and in the morning the castor oil will be totally absorbed through the skin. (drkaslow.com)
  • Pure Natural Musk melon Seed Oil is used for all types of skin care and Facial & Body massage oi. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • Pure Natural Perilla seed Carrier Oil is used for hair treatment, Problematic skin types and acne sc. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • Tomato Seed Oil is a remarkable nutrient in skin care, hair care, acne and lip formulations. (kazimaperfumers.com)
  • If you use Undiluted Castor Oil , it will cause harm to your skin and also cause severe irritation or sensitization. (silverlinechemicals.com)
  • For example, the reputed benefits of castor oil goes as far back as the ancient Egyptians, who used it to treat eye irritations and as a powerful natural skin care remedy. (draxe.com)
  • Castor oil, prized for its anti-inflammatory and anti-microbial properties, helps clear the skin bacteria that can cause blemishes. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • As you massage this natural astringent into the skin, it deeply penetrates and readily pulls away makeup, dirt, excess oil, and impurities. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • Mostly known for it's hair and skin benefits, castor oil has some amazing therapeutic advantages not many of us are aware of. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • When placed on the skin, castor oil packs are thought to enhance circulation and promote healing of the tissues and organs underneath the skin. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • CP Castor Oil contains triglycerides, these can help to maintain moisture in the skin, and is used for hair, skin, lips, nails, eye lashes and eye brows. (gokulagro.com)
  • Improves skin health: Castor oil can help moisturize the skin, reduce inflammation, and improve the appearance of scars and stretch marks. (meharorganic.pk)
  • The oil exfoliates the dead skin cells that are causing the scars and replace them with the new ones. (herbiar.com)
  • The analgesic agents of the oil form a cooling sensation when the oil is applied on the skin. (herbiar.com)
  • The oil keeps the skin safe from any bacterial and viral infection. (herbiar.com)
  • The oil stops the excessive production of melanin and supplies sufficient essential nutrients to the skin to make up for the lost nutrients. (herbiar.com)
  • The oil also helps regeneration of new and healthy skin cells which replaces the dead scared cells. (herbiar.com)
  • Our carrier oils can be used directly on the skin either on their own or blended with other oils to create bespoke skincare products. (sonsofasgard-shop.co.uk)
  • Carrier Oils, which are also known as base oils or vegetable oils, are used to dilute essential oils and absolutes before they are applied to the skin in massage and aromatherapy. (sonsofasgard-shop.co.uk)
  • They are named because they carry the essential oil onto the skin. (sonsofasgard-shop.co.uk)
  • Not only is castor oil effective for hair treatment, but it is also extremely effective as a product in a skin care regimen. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Because of castor oils low molecular weight, it can be absorbed by the skin quickly. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Not to mention, the oil stimulates the production of collagen in the skin. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • It is a natural emollient oil that works by softening and nourishing the skin. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Castor oil has excellent moisturizing properties, making it beneficial for dry and sensitive skin. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • As a pack placed over the abdomen, usually with heat applied, the oil is absorbed into the lymphatic circulation to provide a soothing, cleansing and nutritive treatment. (drkaslow.com)
  • One of the major reasons castor oil has strong immune-enhancing effects is because it supports the body's lymphatic system. (draxe.com)
  • Castor oil may be able to help improve lymphatic drainage, blood flow, thymus gland health and other immune system functions. (draxe.com)
  • We like to call Castor oil a miracle medicine because it can be used to treat so many things like reducing swelling and inflammation, supporting lymphatic function and increasing circulation, healing wounds and abrasions, and reducing menstrual cramps. (ph5s.com)
  • The body responds to castor oil through several means, with one of the primary impacts involving the lymphatic system. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Castor oil is believed to have positive effects on the lymphatic system when applied externally as a castor oil pack. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • By supporting lymphatic drainage, castor oil can help the body detoxify and eliminate metabolic waste products and toxins. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Although used in traditional medicine to induce labor in pregnant women, there is no clinical evidence that castor oil is effective for dilating the cervix or inducing labor. (wikipedia.org)
  • For pregnant women, the risks of taking castor oil far outweigh the benefits of taking it. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • In some cultures, castor oil is used to induce labor in pregnant women. (lulusnaturals.com)
  • Zinc and castor ointment is available over and counter and is found effective in nappy rash. (momjunction.com)
  • One particular use is in a polyurethane concrete where a castor-oil emulsion is reacted with an isocyanate (usually polymeric methylene diphenyl diisocyanate) and a cement and construction aggregate. (wikipedia.org)
  • We, Gokul Agro Resources Limited being a company based in and around the hub of castor seeds cultivation area and having our expertise in production and refining of various vegetable oils, produce various grades of high-quality castor oil which are used by our international customers on a large scale. (gokulagro.com)
  • When ingested, castor oil is not absorbed in the small intestine but passes through to the large intestine (colon). (lulusnaturals.com)
  • India being the largest producer in the world of this unique oilseed called castor seed and within India Gujarat accounts for more then 80% of its production. (gokulagro.com)
  • Apply oil to entire hair 2-3 times a week to seal in moisture. (ulta.com)
  • Castor oil coats the hair shaft and smooths the cuticle layer, sealing in moisture and leaving the hair feeling soft and silky. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • The reason why it works is that the oil essentially locks in the moisture in each hair follicle. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • The US Food and Drug Administration has categorized castor oil as GRAS (Generally Recognized As Safe) and effective as a stimulant i X A substance that temporarily improves an organism's or one of its parts' functional activity or efficiency. (momjunction.com)
  • Castor oil has proven to be an island remede par excellence, and the holy grail my hair so desperately needed! (afrobella.com)
  • So how do you use castor oil for your hair? (afrobella.com)
  • Me and my hair lurves me some castor. (afrobella.com)
  • As a Deep Conditioner: Add to your conditioner or place in hair as hot oil treatment for 30-60 minutes with heat. (ulta.com)
  • In hair care, castor oil is commonly used in hair conditioners and in hot oil treatments for brittle, damaged hair, or hair loss. (chagrinvalleysoapandsalve.com)
  • This oil is used extensively in the caribbean and africa to strengthen and to soften the hair due to it's high concentration of vitamin e. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Recipe: Mix one tablespoon of castor oil with one tablespoon of olive oil and add half lemon juice, apply the mask on the roots of your hair for about 30 minutes, and then rinse out with shampoo. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • It is a very useful oil that helps the growth and regrowth of hair, nails and eyelashes and eyebrows. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • When you are thinking about the different uses of castor oil, it is essential to look at the application for hair care. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • You can achieve very good results when using castor oil for hair. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • The effectiveness of castor oil for hair is so dynamic that it can essentially replace some of the highest costing and most effective hair conditioners on the market. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Bring out your boldest brows and lashes and your shiniest hair with Castor Oil. (melanieshealth.com)
  • According to the research of Kaufman KD and Olsen EA of Merck Research Laboratories, USA castor oil contains such components that can slow the process of hair loss by a lot. (thenaturalriches.com)
  • Our 50ml carrier oils are supplied in glass bottles (with pipette tops and tamper evident caps) to prevent sunlight degradation and to avoid the 'bleeding' associated with some plastics. (sonsofasgard-shop.co.uk)
  • Here is the list of various health benefits of Castor Oil that makes it the choice of all. (silverlinechemicals.com)
  • However, much of the evidence underlying these benefits is yet to be deemed conclusive, and a greater degree of scientific research will be required to determine the full benefits of castor oil. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • In addition to this, castor is known for it's anti-bacterial properties and various medicinal and therapeutic benefits. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Mehar Organic's Castor oil is a natural remedy that has been used for centuries for its various health and beauty benefits. (meharorganic.pk)
  • This oil, although seemingly unremarkable, has many different benefits that have been utilized throughout history. (essentialoilsacademia.com)
  • Castor packs can be used for general wellness benefits. (melanieshealth.com)
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  • A heavy dose of castor oil could be used as a humiliating punishment for adults. (wikipedia.org)
  • Castor oil is likely safe when taken as a single dose of up to 60 mL. (webmd.com)
  • Castor seeds that have had the outer coat removed (hulled) are possibly safe when taken as a single dose. (webmd.com)
  • In a clinical trial, a single dose of castor oil was compared with no treatment. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • Professional running coach mindy solkin, founder of the running center in new york, ny, says castor oil helps alleviate the inflammation. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • The antibacterial agents of the oil kill all infection and inflammation causing bacteria. (herbiar.com)
  • The FAO/WHO Joint Committee on food additives established an acceptable castor oil intake of 0-0.7mg/kg body weight a day for adults, while the dosage for babies is not certain yet. (momjunction.com)
  • The dosage of the oil will depend upon the purpose of the use. (momjunction.com)
  • This means that when a person drinks the oil, it stimulates the bowel to move more. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • Using eye drops containing castor oil might reduce symptoms in people with dry eyes. (webmd.com)
  • Castor oil has been used in cosmetic products included in creams and as a moisturizer. (wikipedia.org)
  • Other products may also contain castor oil. (medlineplus.gov)
  • Castor oil is found in several cosmetic and medicinal products due to its beneficial properties. (momjunction.com)
  • This is why, according to a report published in the International Journal of Toxicology , this oil is used in over 700 cosmetic products and counting. (draxe.com)
  • Castor oil is often used in cosmetics to promote hydration and often added to products like lotions, makeup and cleansers. (foodpharmacy.blog)
  • It is so abundantly available and hence with its unique characteristics it is one of the most widely used oil in many industrial, pharmaceutical and cosmetic products. (gokulagro.com)