Castor (Ricinus communis) Carrier oil

Regular price $15.16

 

Castor oil

Botanical binomial: Ricinus commuis

INCI Name: Ricinus commuis (Castor) Seed Oil

Family: Euphorbiaceae

Other names: Castor bean

CAS No.: 8001-79-4

Country of Origin: India

Part of plant used in production: Seeds

Methods of production: Cold Pressed

 

Characteristics

Pale yellow to golden yellow slightly viscous liquid with a very light scent profile like most carrier oils.

Properties

This highly sought-after ingredient is mainly used for its natural moisturising and emollient properties

Uses

Common products manufactured with castor oil include soap, hair conditioners and balms, styling products, hand creams and everyday topical cosmetic.