Neem is natural herb which is often ignored by urban people but is widely known for many beauty benefits which has led to its use in Ayurveda for over 4,000 years. So read on as we tell you many beauty benefits of neem for skin that may even surprise you.
'Neem' which is also referred as Indian Lilac has been an essential part of Ayurveda because of plethora of benefits associated with it. Its anti- bacterial, anti- fungal, anti-inflammatory and other such properties makes it a miraculous herb for beautiful and healthy skin.
Here are some of the best remedies of neem that can be easily added into your daily beauty regime:
Treat Oily Skin:
For the ones fed up of their oily skin, neem proves out to be a great help. Make a paste by mixing neem powder with a little yogurt and lemon juice and apply it regularly. Not only its application will make your skin oil free but will also prevent you from acne and infections that are common problems with oily skin type.
People with pimple problem can now address it with neem. Just grind a few neem leaves with a handful of Tulsi leaves or mix the tulsi and neem powder if these are available to you with rose water and form a paste to apply and treat pimples naturally.
Remedy for Dry Skin:
If you are having excessive dry skin, then a neem pack can do wonders. Mix neem powder with water and few drops of grape seed oil and apply evenly on your face, leave for 2-3 mins and rinse off with cold water. Regular application is sure to offer effective results.
Prevents Recurrence of Blackheads:
If you are irritated of your sensitive with blackheads, neem brings the cure for you. Simply dilute neem oil with water and regularly apply it over your blackheads. But don't use more than 2-3 drops of neem oil. This application is sure to help you out to get rid of the problematic blackheads and prevents their reoccurrence as well.
Treat Acne Breakouts:
If you are suffering from serious acne breakouts, then get rid of it by boiling about 10 neem leaves with small segments of orange peel in little water. When they turn bit soft, let them cook more till it pounds into a pulp. Apply it on the face and let it sit still and starts drying. Now rinse it with cold water. This application is the best way of clearing acne and its further breakouts. Moreover, it also helps to get rid of blackheads and whiteheads.
Cure Dull Skin into Glowing Skin:
All you people with dull skin can now get glowing clear skin with a smooth paste of neem powder, rose petal powder and a little milk. Apply it evenly and let it rest for 15 minutes on your face. Then rinse with water which is mixed with 2-3 tbsp. of rose water and see the effect.