Castor oil is known as the ‘King of all oils’ in Ayurveda and is a highly cleansing oil. It is well known for its properties to get rid of both physical and emotional toxins, Ama, from the body.
High quality castor oil can be used externally for body massage and abdominal packs or can be used by practitioners for purgation for their clients. It is an anti-inflammatory and anti-oxidant oil which has been used for centuries.
Widely used as a digestive cleanser it forms a part of the Ayurvedic Panchakarma regime and weight loss regime.
Castor oil is known to reduce Vata and any Vata related ailments in the body.