Friday, June 22, 2012

How to Use Castor Oil for Back Pain

How to Use Castor Oil for Back Pain

Use of castor oil is very popular in the alternative methods of treatment to treat various alignments such as back pain, skin disorders etc. You can also use castor oil packs to get rid of your back pain naturally. Use of castor oil for pain treatment is very common in Japan. This oil has ability to reduce various types of pains including back pain. If you want to use it for your problem then you’ll need castor oil pack and a heating pad. This remedy will help increase the blood circulation, speed up healing process, soothe your muscles and tendons and above all you’ll get a feeling of relaxation. Here are some tips on how to use castor oil for back pain treatment.

How to Use Castor Oil Packs for Back Pain

  • First of all, take a flannel cloth and saturate it with warm oil
  • Now, place it on the painful area of your back.
  • First cover if with plastic wrap and then use a towel.
  • Now, place a heating pad on the towel.
  • Perform this treatment for about 1 hour or more and do this on a daily basis.

These were some tips on how to use castor oil for back pain. This oil may also cause skin irritation. So, if you see any symptoms of rashes or skin irritation then discontinue its use.
Lastly, consult your physician or a physiotherapist to get an expert advice for your problem.

Take Care!