Castor Oil

Castor Oil


Spp. Ricinus communis

Fam. Euphorbiaceae

Neutral. Antimicrobial, stimulating, laxative, emenic, demulcent. 

In the past, the use of castor had been widespread. It is thought to be useful as a hot compress for the liver, stomach, joint problems, and sore muscles. It was also used as a moisturizer, and to supposedly help hair growth. 

Topical use only

Certified organic, and Oregon Tilth Certified Organic