Neem has been a constant remedy for healing wounds and reducing acne. Its derivative neem oil is said to have many benefits for hair and skin as well! Let’s find out what they are.
A by-product of the neem tree, neem oil is an extremely beneficial product. It has the same anti-inflammatory and anti-bacterial properties present in its parent plant.
Research has shown that neem oil nourishes skin and hair and boosts their health. This has made it a very widely used ingredient in many skincare and haircare products. It is primarily used as a topical product for healthier hair and skin.
Top 3 benefits of neem oil for skin:
- Prevents acne
- Protects against psoriasis and eczema
- Reduces signs of ageing
Acne, a common skin condition can be easily dealt with, with the help of neem oil. The anti-inflammatory properties of this nourishing ingredient, help reduce irritation and prevent further breakouts.
Psoriasis and eczema are both skin conditions caused due to dryness. Neem helps rehydrate the skin and adds a protective layer with its anti-bacterial properties. This helps your skin stay healthy for a long time.
Neem oil boosts collagen producing enzymes which reduce wrinkles and fine lines. It also helps deal with water retention around the eyes and reduces redness. These actions help provide a younger appearance.
Top 3 benefits of neem oil for hair:
- Promotes hair growth
- Reduces dandruff
- Conditions the scalp
Sun damage and pollution can interfere with natural hair growth. The anti-oxidant content of neem oil helps reduce free radicals and cleanses the scalp to promote healthier and thicker hair growth.
Nimbidin, an active ingredient present in the oil helps reduce inflammation caused by dry scalp. Being an antifungal, it also controls dandruff and prevents it from spreading. It has also proven effective in controlling lice.
Neem oil can easily be used as a conditioning agent. It can be used with your leave in cream or separately. It rehydrates the scalp and protects it from pollutants throughout the day. The oil also deeply conditions the scalp as it can easily penetrate into the follicles.
At Tuya, we have neem based products made by following true ayurvedic recipes
Neem and Geranium Soap
An excellent cleanser, our Neem and Geranium soap is made with neem oil and geranium essential oil. These pure ingredients protect the skin from infections and help fight against bacterial infections. Neem is highly effective in reducing acne, whereas, Geranium helps refresh the body and mind ensuring a soothing bathing experience.
Nimba and Tulsi Shower Gel
Neem Oil and Tulsi extracts make a powerful antibacterial system, which protects skin from infection and the added essential oils give a refreshing aroma. The gel is designed to regulate sebum production, balance and hydrate the skin while protecting it from environmental damages.
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