Benefits of castor oil on hair, skin and eyelashes

Discover the Top Benefits of Cold-Pressed Castor Oil for Hair, Skin and Eyelashes

Castor Oil is renowned for its hydrating moisturizing capabilities, as well as its anti-fungal, anti-inflammatory, and antioxidant properties, making it an exceptional choice for effective therapeutic use. Though people are now slowing getting back to the roots with this ancient grandma's approved elixir for every personal care, still there are lots of benefits of cold-pressed castor oil that yet remains untouched to manifest. Curious to know the top benefits of cold-pressed aranda oil for hair, skin and eyelashes? Just stick to this blog till end.

Benefits of Cold-Pressed Castor Oil for Hair

With the fast urban life proper hair care remains a tedious task and also the polluted environment and high TDS water play a pivotal role in ruining hair health. Applying cold-pressed castor oil regularly to your hair and scalp can provide the essential nourishment to your dry scalp and stimulates hair follicles while strengthening your hair strands and improving hair texture, making it soft, frizz free and smooth.

Castor Oil based DIY Mask for Hair:


  1. Half Bowl Pure Buttermilk
  2. 2 Tablespoon Cold-Pressed Castor Oil
  3. 1 Tablespoon Methi Powder
  • Mix all these ingredient and apply it with the help of brush on to your scalp and hair strands. 
  • Wear a Shower Cap.
  • And Wash your hair after 30mins.

Benefits of Cold-Pressed Castor Oil for Skin

Can one use castor oil for skin? Can castor oil brighten your face? Is it good for oily skin? One may be sceptical about using castor oil on face and skin but usage of castor oil has been backed by ayurveda due to its anti-fungal, anti-inflammatary soothing characteristics. With its anti-microbial and collagen boosting property, It has been effective with long term usage on psoriasis, acne, blemishes and aging.

Though it is beneficial for all skin types but oily skin shouldn't apply castor oil directly on skin as it can further trigger breakouts on oily skin. For oily skin, use few drops of castor oil with lemon juice or aloe vera as this will give your skin the needed hydration without disturbing oil glands on face.

Castor Oil based DIY Mask for Skin:


  1. Multani Mitti (For Dry Skin) / Masoor Dal (For Oily acne prone skin) 
  2. Curd (For Dry Skin), Rosewater-Honey (For Oily Skin)
  3. 1 Teaspoon Castor Oil
  • Mix the ingredients respectively for dry and oily skin.
  • And with the help of cotton ball apply it on your clean face.
  • Let it remain on face for 20-30mins and then rub it with damp hands and then after wash your face.


Benefits of Cold-Pressed Castor Oil for Eyelashes

Castor oil for eyelashes growth has been viral. But does it really works? How? Yes it does!  According to Dr. Sonia Batra, a board-certified dermatologist: "With regular use, eyelashes will experience reduced breakage and increased lustre within two to three weeks.

Also in routine life rather then applying mascara on eyelashes and eyebrows if you replace it with EriCare Certified Organic Castor Oil it can enhance your eyelashes and eyebrow growth and give a darker look. 

Castor Oil based DIY Hack:
  • Take half bowl of water and add few drops of castor oil.
  • Soak green tea bag into this bowl and put it on your eyeball for 10-15 mins. (Make sure to keep your eyes closed and the tea bag shouldn't be dripping)

Applying this twice a week can condition your eyelashes hair and soothe the under eye giving less puffy look and curing dark circles undereye.




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