Castor Oil Is Going To Be The Real MVP In Your Beauty Routine Thanks To These 5 DIYs

Ayushi VermaAyushi Verma  |  Jun 8, 2021
Castor Oil Beauty DIYs




For years, the world has collectively touted the benefits of the natural ingredient that legit deserves to be the MVP of your beauty regimen i.e., castor oil. Whether you’re looking to grow back your tresses within a deadline or remove a suntan or get those baby-soft lips – there’s nothing that this magic potion oil can’t do. So, today we are going to introduce you to some old-school DIYs that will help you take your beauty routine to the next level. Ahead, find the best beauty recipes to reap the benefit of this magical elixir.

Castor Oil DIYs To Get Shinier Hair And Smoother Skin


For Tighter Skin


You’ll need:

  • Castor oil
  • Egg yolk
  • Raw honey


Step 1: In a bowl, add 2 teaspoons of cold-pressed castor oil along with 1 egg yolk.

Step 2: Next, add 1 teaspoon of raw honey to the mix. Mix it to form a smooth paste and apply it to a clean face. Leave it on for 30 mins before rinsing it off with lukewarm water.

Try this DIY for a youthful glow in your 30s and beyond.

For Fuller, Shinier Hair


You’ll need:

  • Fenugreek seeds
  • Castor oil
  • Coconut oil


Step 1: In a pan, add 2 tablespoons of castor oil along with 3 tablespoons of coconut oil.

Step 2: Then, add a tablespoon of methi seeds to the oil. Heat the mixture on low heat until the black residue starts foaming, make sure you don’t heat it for too long. Then, cool the mixture and apply it to your hair. For the best results, apply the concoction twice a week. 

This DIY will help reduce hair fall and will leave your mane glossy-AF.

For A Luscious Pout


You’ll need:

  • Virgin coconut oil
  • Castor oil
  • Olive oil
  • Lipstick of your choice.


Step 1: Keep a pan on low heat and add 2 teaspoons of coconut oil with approximately 1 cm of lipstick to it.

Step 2: Next, add in 2 teaspoons each of olive oil and castor oil, stir well. Leave it on the heat for around two to three minutes and then pour it into a small dish or an old lip balm tin. Stash it in the fridge to set for a few hours.

This ultra-hydrating lip balm will save you from having to deal with flaky, chapped lips.

For Brighter Skin


You’ll Need:

  • Turmeric
  • Castor oil


Step 1: In a bowl, mix one teaspoon of turmeric with one tablespoon of castor oil.

Step 2: Mix the two ingredients. Apply the mixture to your face in circular motions and let it stay for 15-30 minutes and then wash it off. Repeat this once every day to fade away scars and get brighter skin.

This powerful dua will give you the glow-up of your damn dreams.

For Smooth, Soft Skin

You’ll need:

  • One ripe banana
  • Honey
  • Castor oil


Step 1:  In a bowl, mash 1 ripe banana with the help of a fork until there are no lumps.

Step 2: Then add half tablespoon honey and one tablespoon castor oil. Apply the mask on the face and keep it on for around 30-35 minutes before washing it off with cold water. Repeat the process at least once a week for the best results.

This deep-hydrating face mask will not only give you tighter skin but will also nourish your skin giving it a lit-from-within glow.

If you don’t like indulging in DIYs and want the glowy skin of your dreams, try investing in this Vitamin C-infused Amla Moisturising Gel. This three-in-one formula will rejuvenate, brighten and hydrate your skin all at the same time.

Try a recipe a day to keep your beauty woes away!

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