Castor oil is a great hair conditioner. Conditioning gives hair an intense nourishing treatment. It protects from dryness and makes hair smoother, shiny and more manageable. Warm oil treatments benefit scalp and hair by increasing blood circulation to the roots. To use: Gently warm the oil. Massage about 2 ounces of the oil into scalp and hair. wrap your head and maintain heat for 20 minutes (with or without a dryer). Shampoo as usual. Other uses of Castor oil: Use on warts and watch them disappear. A skin softener-great for callouses. Massage feet with oil before going to bed and slip on a pair of socks. Feel the fantastic results!