Botanical Name: Ricinus Communis
Extraction: Expeller pressed
Color: Pale yellow to golden yellow.
Absorption: By design, Castor Oil will remain on the surface of the skin, acting as a barrier.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of 1 to 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Attributes & Applications: Known to be rich in healing, germicidal and fatty acids (rincinoleic and undecylenic acids). Castor Oil is used in massage therapy, aromatherapy, and in manufacturing (particularly as a conditioning agent in hair care products). Castor oil exhibits wonderful healing and penetration properties for the hair, skin and nails. Castor oil is also used to relieve symptoms of arthritis. Castor oil makes a great massage oil, moisturizer or carrier oil; can be used with all sorts of products and help heal and soothe skin conditions caused by bacteria.
Castor oil was used as a purgative as a cure-all for many common ailments. The oil is extracted from the seeds in the castor plant and has no smell or taste. A small percentage of hair loss is caused by fungal and microbial infections on the scalp. Castor oil has properties that have proven effective in the treatment of germs, microbes and fungus. Castor oil can help reduce pain caused by menstruation by applying it externally to your abdomen. When applied to skin conditions that are caused by fungus and bacteria, it helps aid in successful treatment and relief. Additionally, the fatty acids contained in castor oil are known to relieve symptoms of gout, arthritis and rheumatism. Use castor oil by applying it directly on the afflicted area of the body.
Castor Oil is a vegetable oil obtained from the castor bean (technically castor seed as the castor plant is not a member of the bean family. Castor Oil is one of the few oils that can be used as an emulsifying agent. It also acts as a protective barrier on your skin that will protect against harsh environmental conditions.
Apricot Kernel Oil Botanical Name: Prunus Armeniaca Extraction: Cold pressed. Color: Pale golden yellow. Absorption: Absorbs easily into the skin. Shelf Life: Apricot Kernel oil has a pretty good shelf life....typically, you can expect about 6 months to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool & dark). Refrigeration after opening is recommended. Attributes & Application: Known to be rich in...
Argan Oil Botanical Name: Argania Spinosa Extraction Method: Cold pressed. Origin: Morroco Color: Pale golden yellow. Absorption: Absorbs into skin at average speed, slight oil feeling left on skin. Shelf Life: Argan Oil has a rather good shelf life; users can expect a shelf life of 1 to 2 years with proper Storage (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after...
Avocado Oil Botanical Name: Persea Americana Extraction: Expeller pressed. Color: Pale golden yellow. Absorption: Avocado Oil will usually leave a sticky/waxy feel if/when applied topically as the main or sole carrier oil. Shelf Life: Avocado Oil has a pretty good shelf life....typically, you can expect about 6 months to 1 year with proper storage conditions (cool & dark). Refrigeration after...