For centuries, Neem, a miracle herb has been used in medicine for its considerable curative properties. Neem is a major constituent in almost all of Ayurvedic medicines and responsible for many cures. Every part of the plant, from its top most leaves to the thick bark, has a medicinal quality within it. Therefore it is called one tree pharmacy. Here are some health benefits of this miraculous tree:
It is also used as a skin toner. It can also clear acne, scars, pigmentation and black heads. The leaf extract has many anti-bacterial properties and regular use can cure many types of skin diseases. It is also capable in curing several types of skin fungal infections. It also helps in moisturising the skin.
It is also a good anti-microbial agent. It is deadly against head lice. It protects your scalp from oxidative stress caused by the free radicals. Neem leaves have antifungal properties, which work effectively against the dandruff causing fungi called Malassezia.
Oral Health –
From its leaves to its twigs, Neem is very good for our oral health. Due to being anti-bacterial it works against the germs and maintains the alkaline level of our saliva. It is effective against gum infections and also brightens your teeth. From bad breath to mouth ulcers, Neem has defeated it all.
It’s paste if applied on the injury is one of the best method to prevent any infection. It’s called wound healer for a reason. You just have to make a paste out of its leaves and apply the green sap on the injured area. It’ll do wonders soon it would appear as if your injury didn’t even happen.
Purify the blood –
Neem can be a very powerful detoxifier – especially for the blood. It can flush out toxins from the bloodstream, and help it better carry oxygen and other nutrients throughout the body and tissues.