Slick Lips flavor slicks use ingredients such as castor oil in their product because of its many health benefits. Here are a few examples of how castor oil can benefit you.
1. Boosts Immune System and Circulation
Castor oil is a natural immunity booster. This health benefit contributes to your overall health and to the other benefits of castor oil such as improving skin conditions and digestive problems. Castor oil helps produce proper levels of lymphocytes, which fight outside toxins, bacteria, and other possible threats. Castor oil also naturally boosts blood flow, which helps our blood cells exchange oxygen and nutrients with other cells, aiding in the detox of our bodies.
2. Libido Enhancer and Hormone Balance
Castor oil promotes healthy blood flow to the organs, including sexual organs. With sexual organ blood flow increased, sex organs work more efficiently, thereby increasing libido. Many women have also experienced less fatigue, cramping, and PMS symptoms with castor oil.
3. Natural Moisturizer
Apply a small amount to clean skin and softy massage in to moisturize, prevent wrinkles and stretch marks. It can also be used to treat acne, warts, skin tags. It’s anti-inflammatory properties that can be used for redness and inflamed skin due to acne.
4. Castor Oil for Hair Growth and Health
Castor oil boosts blood circulation when used, so rubbing this into your scalp will boost the circulation to the hair follicles, which in turn promotes hair growth. It also has omega-9 essentials fatty acids that help reduce split ends and breakage.
5. Scalp Treatment
The natural anti-fungal and antibacterial properties make it great for treating dandruff and itchy scalp. Apply a dime size amount to the scalp and softly massage in.
6. Skin Treatment
The same benefits for your scalp also apply to the rest of your skin. It boosts the circulation to the skin and creates a healthier glow, but most importantly it can help fight skin infection and help heal wounds faster. The anti-inflammatory properties not only help with acne, but can go beneath the surface to reduce lower level swelling.
7. Back Pain and Muscle Soreness
Castor oils’ boost in circulation and anti-inflammatory properties are great for relieving sore overworked muscles. Massage the oil for as long as you like on any body part. Not only will the oil moisturize and help treat swelling, but it’ll also help smooth out those knots.
8. Sleep Aid
Rubbing a tiny amount of castor oil on your eyelids before sleep is a natural way to help relieve insomnia. Make sure to not get any into your eyes, though!
When used in small amounts, 1-2 tbsp. for adults and 1-2 tsp for children 2-12 years, it is a safe and natural laxative. Ricinoleic is the active ingredient that gets released into the system to help with digestion and helps cleanse the system.
10. Lip Care
Many lip products like Slick Lips flavor slicks, as well as balms, lipsticks, and glosses use castor oil to help hydrate lips. It helps circulation and help heal chapped lips quicker.