Instructions for use of castor oil for the skin of a different type
What is this butter?
Castor oil may well be considered a unique remedy. Besides the fact that it is used to treat diseases and strengthen hair, it can reduce the number of acne and get rid of age-related wrinkles.
It is made on the basis of a substance derived from a poisonous plant - castor bean. But despite this, it is not only harmless, but also useful for the human body. Thanks to ricylenic acid, which is part of this composition, it can be considered a “miracle cure” for the skin of the face:
- means feeds and softens;
- has a smoothing effect on irregularities, wrinkles;
- activates intracellular processes.
The composition of "castor oil" and the benefits
The information that the instruction contains indicates the main component.We will tell about each ingredient. Basically, what benefit they have on the skin.
Due to the content of palmitic saturated fatty acid, which is one of the components of “castorca”, the active substances of the oil can penetrate the skin. Thus, active processes begin at the cellular level in the deepest layers.
In turn, stearic acid, penetrating under the skin, nourishes it from the inside. With its help, dry skin can become hydrated and nourished. The peeling problems will disappear. In addition, stearic acid in castor oil is a great way to protect your face from the effects of low temperatures in winter.
The oleic monounsaturated acid contained in the oil is able to retain moisture in the cells, softening it in this way. If the protective and barrier functions are damaged, this component can restore them.
Ricinoleic fatty acid has a similar effect on the face. It helps to soften the skin, get rid of acne. In addition, when applying "castor" on the eyelashes, this component is able to stimulate their growth.
Indications for use
As a drug, castor oil has a fairly large scope. At home, it can be a cosmetic, having indications for use in some cases.
For face skin:
- removal of wrinkles in the corners of the eyes, scars, stretch marks;
- getting rid of acne, as well as dark circles and puffiness under the eyes;
- problem solving dry, flaky skin;
- in order to rejuvenate and give skin elasticity;
- protection against temperature extremes and intense ultraviolet rays;
- fight with pigment spots;
- Acne treatment (due to antibacterial properties of the product).
- strengthens weak, thin and rare eyelashes;
- stimulates their intensive growth.
Like any drug, castor oil has contraindications. This tool is characterized by high allergenicity. It is recommended to use it extremely carefully, and best of all - combining with other oils. This is important to know, since the instruction contains contraindications regarding the use of "castor oil" inside.
Options for the use of funds for cosmetic purposes
Options for the use of castor oil quite a lot. The main thing is to choose the most optimal method, depending on the type of skin and the desired effect (getting rid of acne, wrinkles, face whitening). However, before using the tool at home, it is better to familiarize yourself with the recommendations.
All procedures that involve the use of "castor oil" should be carried out in the evening. Best before bed.Before applying the mask, where castor oil will enter, clean the skin of the face. Use a towel to apply a hot compress to open the pores. After such an event, you can use your chosen method.
To get rid of dry skin and peeling, you can try this method. To prepare such a mask will need to take:
- 1 tsp castor oil;
- 1 yolk.
Fresh yolk should be thoroughly grind. Then add the second ingredient to it. It is necessary to apply mix on the face with the massage soft movements.
- olive oil (cold pressed) - 3 tsp;
- castor - 1 tsp.
The mixture should be rubbed into cleansed skin with massage movements. After 20 minutes, it must be washed off. At the same time to use additional funds is not recommended.