Neem tree, found in every nook and cranny of our country that goes by the latin name Azadirachta indicia, is a native to Myanmar, Bangladesh and other tropical countries. The tree that grows up to 65 to 115 feet tall, belongs to the family of Meliaceae and is a source of Mahongany wood owing to its reddish-brown timber.
It is often touted as a savior by Ayurveda, Unani, Siddha, Chinese medicine and modern allopathy for treating numerous ailments. Thus, the neem tree is strongly recommended as treasured herbal aid for promoting overall health and combating illness and irritants.
Neem leaf powder is one of the popular products of neem tree and can be used both internally or as a topical application on the skin.
The potential anti-bacterial effects of neem powder are valuable for treating skin conditions like eczema, psoriasis and wards off acne and blackheads. Apply neem powder paste on the acne and allow it to stay overnight, this aids to lessen the scars, blackheads and pigmentation. The natural moisturizing properties of neem powder help in treating skin dryness by nourishing the skin cells and for restoring the skin pH balance. Neem leaves powder works as an amazing toner for the skin and revamps the skin youthfulness.