Castor Oil- Origin: India
Comedogenic rating: 1/5
Fatty acid composition: Ricinoleic - 80-91%, Linoleic - 5-7%, Oleic - 3-7%, Palmitic - 1-2%
Castor oil is a vegetable oil obtained by cold pressing the seeds of the castor oil plant. It is a humectant, so it draws moisture to skin/hair. It also produces a wonderful lather in hair products, as well as a natural glide and shine in lip products.