Is your hair breaking too easily? Or maybe is not that healthy as it used to be? Perhaps a good idea is to use castor oil. In this post, you will know more about this oil that promises many benefits for all types of hair. Take the opportunity to write down our hydration recipes with castor oil.

What Is Castor Oil?

Have you heard about it? Castor oil is extracted from castor beans, which, despite having the toxic seed, its oil is not toxic at oil. Castor oil benefits various parts of the body, but in this post, we’ll talk about how it works on hair. Do you know the benefits of castor oil for hair?

Castor oil has many properties that help to strengthen the hair, fight hair loss, and breakage. It also contains vitamin E, minerals that aid in growth, activating the circulation of the scalp. What’s more, it reduces dandruff, moisturizes deeply, and leaves the hair with a lot of shine!

How To Choose The Best Castor Oil?

Always choose 100% cold-pressed or cold processed as these are the primary criteria of a pure and natural product.

Castor oil by Kate Blanc is an example of that kind. Certified 100% pure and natural, coming with eyelash and eyebrow kit. It penetrates root to tip for thicker-looking eyelashes.


How To Use Castor Oil On Hair?

As this oil can deeply moisturize the scalp, a tip is to add it to your capillary schedule routine. It can be inserted in the second stage, along with the nourishing cream. That way, it returns all the shine and strength that your hair needs.

Are you curious to know the recipes to try with castor oil?

Hydration with castor oil

Proper hydration is essential for shine and softness in your hair. It is the basis of the capillary schedule, and it does not act deeply on the hair, but it is indispensable for the beauty and health of hair.

The word hydration refers to water, doesn’t it? And that is exactly the function of this step. Its job is to replenish the moisture and hair nutrients to the hair, lost by the hair daily, due to external actions such as wind, sun, pollution, and heat tools like the dryer.

Check out these homemade hydration recipes with castor oil and tell us if you tested some of them and what you have found.

Recipe 1 – Cornstarch With Castor Oil


2 tablespoons of cornstarch 
100 ml of milk or water
1 tablespoon of Castor Oil
2 tablespoons of moisturizing cream
1 ½ tablespoon of sugar

How to prepare:

Mix the ingredients in a pan over medium heat until a homogeneous mixture and let it cool. Wash your hair with a shampoo of your choice and apply the mixture. Let it act for 30 minutes and rinse the hair in warm water. In the end, you can apply the conditioner.

Recipe 2 – Coconut Oil And Castor Oil

This recipe is special for hair growth


1 tablespoon of coconut oil
1 spoon of castor oil
An egg yolk

How to prepare:

Mix the ingredients and apply to the scalp and massage it. After 30 minutes, wash your hair normally.

Recipe 3 – Castor Oil With Aloe Vera


2 tablespoons of castor oil
1 leaf of Aloe Vera

How to prepare:

Apply the mixture on your hair and let it act during the night. On the next day, wash it naturally.

The nutrients and vitamins of these two ingredients help the hair to grow and become stronger.

Recipe 4 – Castor Oil For Humectation

Humectation is a technique using vegetable oils, nourishes moisturizes, and strengthens damaged hair. In fact, it is part of the nutrition stage and can be done on all hair types, especially wavy and curly hair.


1 spoon of castor oil
1 tablespoon of coconut oil
a spoon of olive oil

How to prepare:

Mix the ingredients and apply them to dirty hair. Let it act for up to two hours and wash it as usual.

Recipe 5 – Enhances hair nutrition

To enhance nutrition, apply a spoonful of castor oil to your hair cream. That way, the benefits will be even more significant. 

Recipe 6 – Castor oil with other oils


3 tablespoons of Castor oil
1 tablespoon of Jojoba oil
1 tablespoon of Coconut oil

How to prepare:

Mix the oils and heat in a water bath. Apply to your hair and massage. Let it act for up to 2 hours and to maximize the effect by using a thermal cap.

Recipe 7 – Castor oil with natural yogurt


1 jar of plain yogurt
1 tablespoon of Castor oil

How to prepare:

Wash your hair and apply the mixture. Let it act for 30 minutes and rinse it. 

This is a great way to deeply moisturize your hair and can be done once a week.

Did you like our tips? Have you tried any? Share your experience in the comment section. Castor oil is excellent for the hair, but also for the body. How about trying some homemade recipes for nails, eyebrows, skin, and even eyelashes?