Family : Meliaceae
Habitat : India
Odour : Pungent odour
Part of plant used : Seeds
Method of extraction : Cold Pressed
Dosha effect of oil : Kapha and Pitta
Therapeutic indication : Antiseptic, anti-bacterial, blood purifier, very good for skin and hair care, good insect repellent.
Mind/Emotions : Calming and grounding
Safety Data : At all times neem oil should be used in small amounts, and always highly diluted.