|English Name||: Neem leaves|
|Tamil Name||: வேப்பிலை / Veppalai|
|Malayalam Name||: ആര്യവേപ്പ് / Ariyaveppu ila|
||: नीम / Neem|
|Kannada Name||: Bevu, Olle Bevu, Turakabevu, Baalanthi Baevu, Bevina, Bevina
|Sanskrit Name||: Pakvakrita, Arkapadapa, Chhardighna, Kakaphala, Pichumanda, Pukamalaka, Rajabhadraka|
|Telugu Name||: వెపా / Vepa|
Neem tree is the most commonly used medicinal herb that belongs to the genus Azadirachta indica. It is native to India, and now it’s grown worldwide because of the health benefits of neem. The roots, leaves, seeds, flowers, and bark of neem are boasted with anti-bacterial and several other properties needed to maintain good health. Oil and tea made with neem parts are the most widely recognized medicinal properties. It is known to act on the body’s inner and outer parts, which is why drugs made from neem trees are also known as a general tonic for the immune system.
It is also considered a great way to protect your overall health. Overall, the neem tree has innumerable medical value, but each part has its unique medical benefits. Neem leaves also actively treat the body’s significant illnesses and minor illnesses such as skin sores, leprosy, stomach problems, eye disorders, liver problems, heart disease, intestinal disorders, and gastrointestinal problems.
The tree’s flowers are used to control the phlegm and remove harmful intestinal worms. It treats asthma, colds, coughs, fever, measles, hemorrhoids, diabetes, and urinary disorders and helps to cure low sperm production issues in men.
Health Benefits of Neem Leaves
Good for Bones
Neem is rich in calcium which is good for bones. You can also prepare a neem oil from the dried neem leaves then massage it over the joint with this oil to relieve the arthritic pain and inflammation.
Loaded with Antioxidants
As the neem is rich in antioxidants and nimbolide, it helps to protect from free radical damage. The dead cells will be removed while utilized the neem oil of your skin, and thereby your skin can remain healthy and shiny. The antioxidant properties of neem leaves can cure some deadly diseases like diabetes, cancer, and heart ailments.
Regular intake of dried neem leaves in any form can enhance the immune system of your body. You can also take a handful of fresh leaves daily to get rid of harmful infections.
Good for Skin health
Mix well the paste of neem leaves and turmeric powder, which acts as a great face pack in reducing the pigmentation and lightening scars. You can prepare a face pack by grinding the dried leaves, and it can definitely remove the pimples and add a glow to your skin. Daily consumption of the neam leaves powder can be very beneficial for your skin.
Neem can effectively treat malaria and minimize the danger of various diseases. Besides, it’s a natural insect repellent, and the toxic of this leaves highly effective in repelling mosquitoes, which are the main vectors of malaria.
Antibacterial and Antifungal
Neem is rich in antibacterial and antifungal properties, so it can kill the harmful bacterias in your body and cleanses the gut.
Neem is the best factor for stimulating the healthy function of the liver and kidneys. It also helps to eliminate the toxins quickly for optimizing metabolic activity. Neem helps prevent the accumulation of germs, microbes, dust, oil, and grime in your skin. Apply the neem paste on the affected area to kill the pathogens, dirt, or other chemicals from the body.
Consuming neem leaves can greatly reduce the inflammation in the gastrointestinal tract, which reduces intestinal issues such as ulcers, constipation, bloating, and cramping. It can also destroy the unwanted bacteria from the body and keep you healthy.
Good for Diabetes
Prepare a decoction by the neem leaves and consume it regularly, which reduces the sugar levels. The neem leaf extract and seed oil produce hypoglycemic effects on the body. It may also prevent the onset of diabetes.
Neem leaves powder or neem oil is unsafe during pregnancy. When taken by mouth, it can cause miscarriage. For others, it can cause allergic reactions, stomach irritation and can also reduce fertility. Though neem is perfect medicine, taking in limited amounts is always the best choice.
Harvesting & Manufacturing Methods
All the herbs in moolihai are naturally harvested, dried, and pulverized without any chemical interactions. We assure you that the natural herbal powders are 100% pure & natural.