Neem Tree, also known as 'Azadirachta indica' is a tree native to India. In Sanskrit, neem is arista, which means something that is perfect, imperishable and complete. Not only its leaves, but the tree's seeds, roots and bark also contain important compounds that have many medicinal and beauty properties. The tree is supposed to denote 'good health' in our Ayurveda.
Ayurveda, which follows the natural ways for treatment and medicine, has been using extracts of neem tree as a key ingredient, for good health and wellbeing. Here are some of the herbal remedies, health benefits and magical properties of neem
The Benefits of Neem
Neem leaves contain powerful calcium and mineral content in them which help build strong bones and reduce any inflammation.
Neem leaves are used to treat fungal and bacterial infections.
It is extremely effective and is used to fight mosquito menace.
Increases immunity, Many Ayurveda experts recommend daily intake of Neem. Tea is also widely prescribed to reduce fever, especially the malaria one.
Chewing neem twigs for dental hygiene and care is an age-old Indian tradition.
Neem also helps in strengthening hair quality and promotes growth of hair. Neem paste is also used as a hair conditioner
Ayurveda that are used to treat skin issues
Neem can heal wounds without leaving any ugly scars.
Neem is also an excellent source of moisturizer for the skin. By applying neem oil.