Castor Oil Packs

How to Make a Castor Oil Pack

…utilized methods of using castor oil is to employ packs—an economical and efficient method of delivering the healing components of castor oil directly into body tissues. Make Your Own Castor Oil Pack To make a castor oil pack you will need the following items: cold pressed castor oil, a standard heating…

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Treating Sprains and Strains Naturally

…are several natural treatments that can be used to reduce the pain, swelling, and bruising associated with both problems: * Traumeel * DMSO * Castor Oil Pack * Turmeric Paste Traumeel Traumeel is a topical ointment that contains an herb called arnica (also called wolf's or leopard's bane, mountain tobacco…

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How to Use Castor Oil to Boost Your Immune System

…soaked with castor oil. The most effective use of castor oil is castor oil packs or poultices, which increase topical absorption. When used properly, castor oil packs improve the function of the thymus gland and other immune system functions. Patients who used abdominal castor oil packs had significant…

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Natural Treatments for Cold and Flu

Castor oil is a triglyceride of fatty acids. Almost 90 percent of its fatty acid content consists of ricinoleic acid, which has been shown to be effective in preventing the growth of numerous species of viruses, bacteria, yeasts, and molds. The most effective use of castor oil is through topical packs.…

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Therapies for Treating Bursitis Naturally

…-Time Bursitis Pain) * Ice and Moist Heat (For Recurring or Persistent Bursitis Pain) * Acid-Forming Foods to Remove Calcium Deposits * DMSO * Castor Oil Pack Rest As soon as a bursa becomes inflamed, you must rest that part of your body. Don't try to "work it out," because any movement will only cause…

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