This Inexpensive Drugstore Buy Helps With Everything From Acne to Lush Lashes

Castor oil is quickly becoming the beauty world's new darling.

Professionals are heralding it as the next big thing for everything from acne scars to long lashes.

Read on for all the different uses this cheap drugstore buy provides:

Nature's Mascara

Been dying to have longer lashes? For centuries, women have been applying castor oil to their lashes at night before sleep in order to take advantage of the miracle potion's growth properties. You can use a clean mascara wand or buy a small brush for the nightly ritual. The only downside is that it takes a few weeks to notice growth. Be patient and we promise it'll be worth it.


Acne Blaster

Castor oil is very well-known for its antimicrobial and antifungal properties. For this reason, health advocates suggest using it on both current and past breakouts. The antimicrobial properties will help zap current zits, while the fatty acids will go hard on past acne scars. Not all remedies work for every skin type, so we suggest doing a "swatch" test. This involves using the product on a small area before trying it out on your whole face.


Fuller Brows

Been thinking about microblading, but don't want to go through the ordeal? Consider giving castor oil a run. Similar to applying it to your lashes, the oil can push your brows into a growth spurt. Use a clean mascara wand to dip in the oil. Run the wand through your lashes and sleep with the oil in them.


Baby-Soft Skin

If you've been craving supple skin this winter, look no further than this miracle oil. It's cost effective enough that you can use it all over without spending too much cash. Focus on using it to moisturize extra dry areas like elbows and knees. Applying it before bedtime will ensure that the oil seeps in and works its magic while you sleep.

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Gym Buddy

As a result of its anti-bacterial properties, castor oil is the perfect gym bag buddy. Use it on your feet after you use the gym showers to avoid nasty infections. Its anti-fungal properties will also ensure that you don't catch any pesky foot fungus.

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Once you've adequately used castor oil to grow out those brows, click HERE to find out what to expect during your first eyebrow wax.