9 Strange Yet Effective Uses For Castor Oil

Castor oil and beansCastor oil may bring up memories of your grandmother’s home remedies and, of course, who can forget the taste? The oil, which comes form the castor plant, Ricinus communis, is commonly used as a natural laxative. However, packed with vitamin E, castor oil also provides a host of other health and beauty benefits from simple everyday uses. Get the most out of castor oil by trying it for:

Gut health:

Mixing just one teaspoon with orange or cranberry juice daily, can help keep your bowels moving. However, it’s important NOT to overdo it, as castor oil is a natural laxative.