Jamaican Black Castor Oil is an unrefined castor oil variety. Similar to its counterpart, Huille Maskreti, it has a distinctive smell, and is extracted from the seed of the castor bean by a method that is said to retain the oil’s essential properties.
For centuries, Jamaican natives have used this oil to heal and moisturize the skin, hair and scalp. Known mainly for its ability to stimulate the scalp for regrowth, Jamaican black castor oil is today a very popular natural hair loss treatment.
Jamaican black castor oil has many other properties:
- It moisturizes and nourishes the scalp.
- Treats dandruff and dry scalp.
- Heals and prevents itchy scalp.
- Conditions, softens and adds sheen to the hair.
- Heals rough, dry skin.