The Neem Tree is an evergreen tree that is part of the mahogany family and is a common feature of the drier regions of India, Southeast Asia and parts of Africa.
Neem bark, leaves, fruit, seeds and oils all contain medicinal qualities.
Many of these qualities play an important role in healthy skin care :
a. Antiviral – inhibits the growth of viruses
b. Anti-fungal – inhibits the growth of fungi
c. Antibacterial – destroying the growth of bacteria
d. Analgesic – providing pain relief
e. Anti-inflammatory – reduce certain signs of inflammation, swelling or tenderness
f. Antimicrobial -destroying the growth of microorganisms