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Castor oil is used in traditional naturopathic practices, often in conjunction with enemas.
High grade stabilised castor oil.
Castor oil is derived from castor beans (Ricinus communis) and is used externally with packing fabric as a naturopathic technique to support health.
For external use only. Once opened, keep refrigerated.
Castor oil may stain clothing or bedding – use an old towel or t-shirt when packing.
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Open the packing fabric, and fold into three. Soak the fabric with the castor oil and apply the pack to your mid-back area first for around 30 minutes, securing in place with cling film. Place a hot water bottle on the castor oil pack and rest in a quiet place for the allotted time. You can then move the pack to your chosen area, packing for another 30 - 60 minutes, or as directed by a practitioner. The pack can be placed back into the plastic bag provided and stored in the fridge. The castor oil pack can be re-used up to 30 times. Apply extra castor oil to the pack as needed on each application.
Once opened store in fridge.
Cautions: Keep out of reach of children. Do not use if lid seal is broken. Not recommended for use during menstruation or pregnancy. Castor oil is for external use only. Do not consume. Do not use packing on areas of irritated or sore skin. Castor oil may stain clothing or bedding – use an old towel or t-shirt when packing. Any concerns of prescription drug interactions or if under medical supervision please consult your GP or nutritional practitioner.