NEEM Tree has been described in Ayurveda’s prime text, the Charaka Samhita, as sarva roga nivarini (that which keeps all diseases at bay) or arishtha (reliever of disease). Neem leaf and its constituents have been demonstrated to exhibit immunomodulatory, anti-inflammatory, antihyperglycaemic, antiulcer, antimalarial, antifungal, antibacterial, antiviral, antioxidant, antimutagenic and anticarcinogenic properties. The growth of acne-causing bacteria such as propionibacterium acnes (P. acnes) and staphylococcus epidermidis is also inhibited by neem. Neem is mentioned in most Ayurvedic formulations for the treatment of skin disorders because of its detoxifying properties. It also improves general skin health and immunity, combating bacterial infections such as acne, boils andulcers. It is also a gastro protective element and effective in healing ulcers. Neem oil contains fatty acid and vitamin E that gets absorbed easily into the skin, it helps rejuvenate skin cells and restore elasticity.
- Potent anti microbial agent used in many Derma care formulations
- Its anti bacterial activities are used as a secondary treatment in curing Chicken pox, warts, any bacterial infection
- It is helpful in the treatment of Dandruff and lice
- Potent anti-diabetic agent
- Neem has got an extensive array of medicinal properties, the most widely used being in the Skin care