It’s no surprise coconut oil has become everyone’s go-to hair product over the years but when we heard SZA swearing by the use of castor oil, we knew it was time for a switch up!

Not only does castor oil add shine to your hair but it also conditions it, helps hair growth, and improves circulation.

For years, Jamaicans have sworn by it, even suggesting it to be used on the skin. As far as skin care, CEO of Tropic Isle Living, Lois Hines states that the oil aids with hyper-pigmentation and reduces dark spots, and combats acnes and scarring.”

Say no more, we’re in!

Check out some of these top picks of castor oil people can’t quit raving over.

Madam C.J. Walker Beauty Culture Jamaican Black Castor & Murumuru Oils Loosen and Stretch Gel

Define those curls and hydrate it while doing so! This product is perfect for styling your curls while deeply moisturizing it. It’s great for both the hair and scalp. Don’t let the word gel scare you! It’s perfect if you’re looking for something to achieve your bouncy curls without weighing it down. -$26

Shea Moisture Jamaican Black Castor Oil Strengthen, Grow, & Restore Conditioner

Heat lovers, have no fear because it is possible to get your hair back healthy! Not only is the peppermint smell of this product to die for but beauty lovers all over the world have expressed how manageable and soft it makes your hair after just one use! -$10

Tropical Isle Living Jamaican Black Castor Oil

This product is thick but absorbs quickly. Compared to coconut oil, it upholds an impeccable sheen throughout the day and has more density. Castor oil is the solution to all your problems. Use this bad boy on your hair (perfect for alopecia and thinning hair), heals skin infections, AND hydrates chapped skin. -$13

Majestic Pure Cosmeceuticals Natural Eyelash Growth Serum

You read it right! Who said castor oil was just for the hair?! This pressed castor oil product is infused with vitamins and minerals that will help your eyelashes AND brows grow longer and thicker. – $22


What are some of your favorite castor oil products? Let us know in the comments below!

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