Neem Leaves For Skin Lightening
Neem also called the ‘wonder leaf’ since it’s one of the miraculous herbs that give us many health benefits. Neem has medicinal uses in Ayurvedic and its scientific name is AzadirachtaIndica. In most of the Indian households Neem is used in many ways like Neem water, Neem and honey, Neem soap, Neem shampoo and Neem oil, but the easiest and common way the Neem is used is a paste out of leaves.
Preparation of the Neem paste
It is quite simple, all you need is to just grind some fresh Neem leaves with a little water and the paste is ready to use. If you can’t find fresh leaves, buy organic dried Neem powder from the market or a pharmacy and make a paste by adding some water to it.
The regular use of Neem paste has many skin benefits. Neem is the best antiseptic, anti-bacterial, anti-inflammatory, analgesic, anti-fungal and much more. Will all these amazing properties it helps in healing various skin issues, diseases, and disorders.
Adding up Neem to your daily routine as many medical benefits like
Reduces Skin Blemishes
- Make a paste using rose water with Neem leaves/powder, Tulsi leaves or powder, and sandalwood powder.
- Now apply this on your face.
- Allow it dry and wash it off with cold water.
- Neem leaves / powder/ oil
- Turmeric powder
- 5 Tablespoons of Lemon Juice
Mix all ingredients and apply it on your face, wait for it to dry and then wash it off. You can also apply this paste all over your body before bath.
Moisture Your Dry Skin With Neem Leaves
Mix Neem powder with warm water and add a few drops of Grapeseed oil, now apply it to your face as a moisturizer.
Neem has regenerative properties that help in slowing down the ageing process of your skin by applying Neem oil on your face or adding Neem powder to your face-pack.
Mix 1tablespoon of sandalwood powder with 2 tablespoons of Neem paste and apply it on your skin. This regenerative property in Neem is a remedy to soften cool and fight against all age-related skin issues. Neem helps the skin fight pathogens below its surface. As an end result, it makes your skin remains supple and reduces the effects of ageing.
Cures Dark Circle
Neem diminishes pigmentation and acts as a moisturizer.
Mix lemon Juice and Neem powder to make a thick paste and apply it around the eyes. Later Wash it off with warm water after 15 minutes.
Boil some fresh Neem leaves with 2 glasses of water for about ten minutes and allow it cool down completely.
Use this water as an eyewash during irritation of the eyes.
Use it as a cure for injuries:
A burn injury gets cured faster with the use of Neem water. The usage of Neem water on the burnt area helps in recovering the skin faster and protects against any kinds allergy and infection in the infected area.
The treatment used Chickenpox:
Patients are encouraged to take a bath with Neem water since it soothes the skin and it also prevents additional spreading of the infection.
Neem water can be used as a toner. Take a cotton ball and just dip it into the boiled Neem water and wipe it all over the skin and allow it to stay overnight. This procedure will clear the pigmentation, acne, scars, and blackheads.
Prepare A Face Pack
This face pack will clear acne and breakouts, whiteheads and reduces the presence of pores.
Boil orange peel with little water. Mix this with Neem powder, some yoghurt, honey and milk to form a smooth paste. Now apply this pack to your face and wash it off when it dries.