The neem plant is native to India but gradually spread to many parts of the world over the years.
Almost every part of this wonder plant is Medicinal, ranging from roots, bark, twigs, leaves, flowers and seeds
It’s very common within the Hausa communities in Cameroon more especially in the Northern regions which predominantly occupied by the Hausa ethnic group.
Health Solutions Of Neem Leave
1. Cardiac Problems:
Infusions of leaves in hot water when taken removes bad sugars and toxins from blood, dilates blood vessels, improves blood circulation and balances heart pumping rates
2. High Blood Pressure:
It relaxes erratic heart beats and balances blood pressure. Research shows that the intravenous administration of neem leaf alcohol extract significantly deduces blood pressure
3. Eczema :
Dried leaves are burnt on red hot charcoal and cover to cure eczema
Pesticides/Insecticide: Pound a few handful of seeds, add water, mash and filter out solution with a clean sieve. Use to spray your crops.
4. As Contraceptive:
Neem is a natural contraceptive; it blocks spermatogenesis(the production of sperm cells) without affecting the production of testosterone.
It is thus believed to be an ideal contraceptive for birth control as it is natural, available, nontoxic and affordable to almost all neem oil can be use as a spermicide.
It’s applied deep in the vagina ( intravaginally ) before sexual intercourse. It kills sperms and prevent pregnancy
Leaves are rich in antioxidants. The help prevent cancers and also use against developing cancers
6.Typhoid & Malaria:
Neem leaves tea is an effective cure for Typhoid and Malaria (fevers)
Blood Purification, Circulation and Enhancement. Neem leaves tea is just excellent
7.Beautiful & Glowing Skin:
Regular use of the paste of need leaves.
Note: Adding turmeric gives better results, and adding Cucumbers makes the results more better. This mixture of leaves, turmeric and cucumber can also be used for skin whitening.
8.Skin Infections/ Rashes/ Skin Dryness:
Mash or pound neem leaves and apply green juice on skin. Also use smashed leaves as a skin scrub
Diluting a little neem seed oil in water and bathing with also works against skin infections/diseases
9.Skin toner :
Boil about 20 to 25 leaves in 1 liter of water in a closed vessel over a gentle flame for about 20 minutes. Then filter and put in a clean bottle and always use with the aid of a cotton to clean face with every night before going to bed. It removes dead skin, treats acne and rejuvenates skin
10.Breast, Prostate Cancers:
Neem leaves detoxify the system, improve immune response, eliminate free radicals and inhibit inflammatory reactions. It destroys cancer cells more especially prostate cancers growth and and inhibits spread
Leaves, barks, and almost all parts of neem have antibiotic effects, but the twigs have highest antibiotics effect
Boil a handful of neem leaves in a little water and use to wash you hair after shampooing. It’s antifungal, anti-parasitic, antibacterial and antiviral properties will help to heal your scalp of dandruff, hair fall problems and from lots of diseases