Neem has been named the wonder tree of the humid tropics. There are millions of neem trees in India and parts of it are thought to have antimicrobial properties that provide an effective ingredient for neem toothpaste, medicines, cosmetics and insect repellents in South Asia.
What Neem is good for?
The neem leaf has a history of use in traditional medicine practices, for the prevention of gum disease (gingivitis), loss of appetite, Eye disorders, and Skin ulcers. Here at Natures Healthbox however, our neem range is comprised of insect repellents, head lice treatments, Shampoo and as a cream or oil in Beauty & Skincare products.
Is Neem good for skin?
Yes, absolutely! Antioxidant-rich neem protects your skin from harmful free-radicals, and may maintain skin elasticity too! What's more, neem contains 3 anti-inflammatory compounds (quercetin, nimbin & nimbidin) that may improve the redness and irritation caused by Eczema & Psoriasis.
Is Neem good for dandruff?
Yes! Thanks to its antifungal, antibacterial, and anti-inflammatory properties, a neem shampoo should prove a useful product to treat dandruff with.
Does neem increase immunity?
It might do! When you consider that neem's anti-bacterial and anti-fungal properties, you can't rule out the fact that it may provide some sort of Immune Support.
Is Neem good for acne?
Yes! Neem is the perfect remedy for treating Acne and oily skin with. It is said that neem's potent antibacterial components combat both acne and the marks & scars related to acne.
Are neem supplements safe?
Yes! Our selection of neem oil based products are deemed safe for topical application upon most types of skin, Hair and scalp. However, it is advised to do a small patch test before using any product to eliminate any potential sensitivities to neem.