Neem (Azadirachta Indica) is a tropical tree that produces a yellow fruit that is edible. Neem Oil is well known for its insecticidal properties. The usage of Neem Oil, as insecticide, is very safe to the environment. Neem Oil is bio-degradable and non-toxic. Neem Oil is also an effective, all-natural insect repellant and is easily formulated into creams, lotions, sprays, etc.
Neem Oil is effective against sucking pests. The azadirachtin can help check chewing pests, grasshoppers, and locusts. Azadirachtin inhibits the growth of the insects.
Neem Oil is also an important derivative used for its stimulative and antiseptic properties which help keep skin healthy. Neem Oil has been a major ingredient in soap manufacture. Its antiseptic properties have been used in the manufacture of special medicated soaps and tooth pastes, in addition to pharmaceutical preparations like emulsions and ointments.