All of this makes the papaya a perfect partner to help you poo too! You all know how much I talk about the importance of pooping so this is just another reason the birds and I are so in love with the papaya!
The symptoms of constipation are varied. A key component of it is functional, meaning you can’t find reasons for it. For instance it could be a mass that is blocking elimination.
So castor oil packs work on the physiological aspect of constipation, but they also indirectly help to balance hormones. Castor oil packs have a long history of use in treatment of hormonal problems, including estrogen dominance and hypothyroid. They improve detoxification in the liver via glutathione, which helps the liver to clear out excess hormones.