Does castor oil help hair grow faster?

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Caster oil and hair

Castor oil has not been shown to be effective in hair loss.  You should make an appointment with a hair transplant specialist to discuss your options.

Beverly Hills Hair Restoration Surgeon
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Castor oil

Castor oil will not grow hair. This is an old wives tale which I have examined in the past. Like many other oils, none of them reverse hair loss or grow hair

William Rassman, MD
Los Angeles Hair Restoration Surgeon
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