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I was using alba un petroleum jelly before pregnancy for my cracked heels and really dry hands. Tonight I looked at the ingredients and noticed that the first ingredient was castor oil. Now I'm worried. I know drinking castor oil can induce labor but what about the topical use of castor oil?
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I think it's fine mama. as long as you are just applying it on your heel......anyone else have any advice?

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