Botanical Name: Ricinus communis.
Type: Unrefined (Extra Virgin)
Plant Part: Seeds.
Processing Method: Expeller Pressed
Product Description: Ricinus communis is a species of perennial flowering plant in the Euphorbiaceae spurge family. Castor Carrier Oil is popularly used as an emulsifying agent. It also acts as a protective barrier on your skin that will protect against harsh environmental conditions. The Oil is popular as a conditioning agent in hair-care products and is widely used in skin-care and soap-making products.
Shelf Life: Users can expect a shelf life of 2 years with proper storage conditions (cool, out of direct sunlight). Refrigeration after opening is recommended.
Cautions: None Known.
Storage: It is recommended that cold-pressed carrier oils be kept in a cool dark place to maintain freshness and achieve maximum shelf life. If refrigerated, bring to room temperature before using.
Caution: All of our products are for external use only.