Castor oil packs aid in elimination and detoxification. Castor oil packs have many applications and are used in many conditions including fibroids, cysts, headaches, migraines, constipation, intestinal disorders, gallbladder and liver conditions, and other dysfunctions when used properly and consistently.
- Small/dish towel, piece of flannel
- large/bath towel
- hot water bottle or heating pad
- castor oil
1) Apply a generous amount of castor oil to the desired body part
2) Put a piece of plastic wrap or a plastic bag over the area you just put castor oil on
3) Place a dry dish towel or flannel over the plastic
4) Place a hot water bottle or heating pad over the towel/flannel
5) Cover all with a larger towel, creating a tent-like effect to keep the heat in (If too hot place a second towel/piece of flannel over the plastic)
6) 20-minute minimum rest. You may sleep, use visualization, or meditation at this time.
* With pregnancy consult your physician.