Castor Oil Packs
The Benefits of Castor Oil Packs.
A castor oil pack is an external application of castor oil. Placed onto the skin to enhance circulation and promote the healing of the tissues and organs underneath the skin. It can be used to improve liver function, relieve pain, reduce inflammation and to improve digestion. Castor Oil has been used through out ages as a natural therapy. Castor oil applied externally in the form of “packs” is very popular with natural health practitioners. The Cayce Readings inform us that castor oil packs are to be used to improve assimilation, elimination and circulation; especially of the lymphatic system. Castor oil is also emollient. It has the quality of softening or soothing the skin.
How to Apply the castor Oil pack Materials:
Castor oil (cold-press preferred), Organic Flannel Cotton three layers fold or wool flannel cloth , The Wool Waist Wrap or Hot water bottle (optional)
Slightly warm Castor oil in a safe manner. Saturate flannel with warm castor oil, not dripping. Place on desired area of body. Wrap body with the Wool Waist Wrap, comfortably not too tight. Relax for 30-45 minutes. After you done, place your pack into a plastic bag and set it aside until tomorrow.
Summary of Castor Oil Packs Physiological Effects:
1. IMPROVES ELIMINATIONS in the gastro intestinal and genitourinary tracts; stimulates peristalsis; maintains the mucous membrane lining.
2. IMPROVES ASSIMILATION in the gastrointestinal tract; balances acid secretion in the stomach; stimulates liver, pancreas and gall bladder secretions; etc.
3. IMPROVES COORDINATION of the functioning of major organs, glands and systems; regulates metabolism; etc.
4. IMPROVES LYMPHATIC CIRCULATION.
5. DRAWS ACIDS AND INFECTION OUT OF BODY
Castor oil should not be applied to broken skin. Castor oil should not be used while breastfeeding. Castor oil should not be used during menstrual flow. Heat should not be used in conditions where it is normally contraindicated, as in the treatment of appendicitis, or diabetic neuropathy.
The Castor oil pack is an external application of castor oil placed into the skin to enhance circulation and to promote the healing of the tissues and organs underneath the skin. It can be used to improve liver function,relieve pain, reduce inflammation and to improve digestion.
Everything you need for a completely successful castor oil pack experience from beginning to end!
1 original castor wrap
2 organic cotton flannels
16 oz Heritage store organic castor oil in glass
2 oz Dr.Bronner's liquid soap
Free 9-page brochure with instructions, links and more information to guarantee ... Happy Wrapping!
Castor oil not included
An organic reusable unbleached flannel used for castor oil packs. It's a pure and very soft fabric. No toxic chemicals.