Neem for skin issues

Neem has immense benefits for your skin and hair, it can alleviate most of your skin and hair woes. Since it has anti-inflammatory and antioxidant properties, it is used as one of the main ingredients in a range of cosmetic products. You will be amazed to know that neem fights acne, reduces dandr and does so much more. You can add neem in your beauty regime to solve all your beauty problems naturally.

You can treat acne by using neem as it has anti-bacterial properties that helps to fight any kind of breakouts and also alleviate the pain and itching sensation. To make an anti-acne neem pack, boil equal amounts of neem leaves and orange peel in water. When the peel and leaves become soft, remove them and grind them into a fine paste. To this neem and orange peel paste add a little honey and lemon juice. Apply this pack on your face and after 20 minutes wash it off with water. Use this neem face pack twice a week to get acne-free skin

You can also bid goodbye to whiteheads and blackheads, using neem as it shrinks large pores and works as an exfoliating agent to pull out impurities and tighten pores. To make a neem face mask, mix 2 teaspoons of neem powder with a little water to form a paste that is not too runny. Also, add a pinch of turmeric powder and apply it on your face. After 20 minutes rinse it off with lukewarm water.

Neem can even out your skin tone. The antioxidants in neem are beneficial for reducing melanin production of your skin, which helps to even out your skin tone. It also reduces the dark spots, blemishes and any kind of redness on your skin. To make a cleansing neem face mask, take about 12 leaves of neem and grind it with water to make a paste. Add 3 teaspoons of turmeric powder and apply it on your face. After 20 minutes, wash it off with water

Because of the anti-bacterial, anti-fungal and anti-viral properties, applying neem topically can also treat skin infections, soothe irritation and reduce inflammation without drying the skin. Simply boil a handful of neem leaves in water. Strain out the leaves, once they becomes soft. Taking a bath with this neem-infused water will keep all the infections away.