THE PROCESS - HOW IT'S MADE
Sustainably harvested from farms in Haiti, our 100% natural Haitian Black Castor Oil (also known as lwil maskriti, palma chrisiti or l’huile de ricin) has been used in Haiti for centuries for beauty and medicinal purposes. In Haiti, the elders use a traditional hand processing method that includes roasting, grinding, and cooking the castor seeds. The oil is then screen filtered without refining. Kreyol Essence Haitian Black Castor Oil Boasts an Endless Number of Beauty Benefits because of this processing.
THE SCIENCE -WHY IT WORKS
Haitian Black Castor Oil has is high in Vitamin E, minerals, proteins, and Omega 6 and 9 beneficial fatty acids. No other oil has 80-90% ricinoleic acid which is the key to its ability to heal and carry moisture to hair, skin, and body.
Hair & Scalp: Ricinoleic acid carries Omega 6 and 9 fatty acid to the scalp which accelerates blood circulation and increases hair growth. Haitian Black Castor Oils anti-bacterial, and antiviral properties fights scalp infections such as bald patches and alopecia. The oil also fights oxidative stress which is a common cause of hair loss with Vitamin E a natural anti-oxidant.
Skin & Body: Haitian Black Castor Oil is a natural humectant which means it moisturizes by drawing in water vapor towards the skin and body. The ricinoleic acid helps to fight acne, reduce joint pain, and promote healthy skin.