Impressive Benefits of NeemBy Harshita Sehgal - 29 November 2018
Neem, which means something that is perfect, everlasting and complete is a famous medicinal herb that has been a part of traditional remedies from past 5000 years. Not only its leaves, but trees, roots, and bark also contain important and beneficial compounds.It has antioxidants that make it an amazing beauty agent as well. It is loaded with lots of benefits, check out some of them below:
With its antiseptic properties, Neem can heal any ugly scars on the body. Applying a little amount of neem oil on the wounds daily helps in healing as it contains fatty acids.
Ayurveda experts suggest that daily intake of Neem capsules can boost up immunity. Neem tea reduces fever, especially in malaria.
Improves oral health
Neem is a popular ingredient in oral health products because of the antibacterial qualities that make it ideal for eliminating the bacteria under the gums that causes bad breath. It is widely used in mouthwashes, toothpaste etc.
The antibacterial nature of neem treats acne, neem paste eliminates grease and bacteria that produces it. The antioxidants present in it minimize scarring and makes you look fresh and clean. It also contains astringent properties that decrease the chances of aging and wrinkles. Neem oil also treats skin dryness, itchiness, and redness.
Detoxifies the body
Neem powder, paste, leaves or consuming any of its extracts in some or the other form will help your body get rid of toxins. It is a one-stop pharmacy tree and it stimulates the liver and eradicates toxins from the body quickly.
Neem helps in strengthening hair quality and it promotes hair growth as well. With its antibacterial, antifungal and anti-inflammatory properties, it is a great treatment for dandruff as well. Neem makes hair follicles strong that promotes hair growth.