Organic Neem Oil
This pure, natural Organic Neem Oil is cold pressed from the fruit and seeds of the Neem tree.
Neem is a tropical evergreen, native to India. It also grows in Southeast Asia and Africa.
In India, the twigs of the Neem tree are used as toothbrushes, and the oil is used for remedial massage.
Its use for animals is extensive: repelling lice and mites, as an antifungal and for de-worming purposes.
Organic Neem Oil contains a good number of beneficial compounds, including essential fatty acids and antioxidants. It is recognised for its immune supporting benefits, owing to its antiviral, antibacterial and antioxidant actions.
All of these constituents mean that Neem Oil is deeply beneficial for supporting healthy skin. But, as you read on, you will learn that Neem Oil is of profound benefit to humans and animals in many different ways.
Neem Oil is a very pungent oil, which is not to everyone’s taste.
Organic Neem Oil Health Benefits
Topical application of Neem Oil is effective against a variety of skin diseases, including septic sores, fungal infections and infected burns.As you will see from the traditional health benefits of Organic Neem Oil, it has been variously used for all manner of skin conditions.
Organic Neem Oil health benefits include: Antibacterial + anti-carcinogenic + anti-inflammatory + antioxidant + antiparasitic + anti-venom + antiviral + insect-repellant
Please consult the Glossary Of Terms for more information.
*Anti-snake venom activity:
Ashis et al. studied a snake venom phospholipase A2 (PLA2) inhibitor (AIPLAI) was isolated from leaves of A. indica (neem) and the mechanism of PLA2 inhibition by AIPLAI in vitro condition was also studied.1
Organic Neem Oil Traditional Health Benefits
The traditional health benefits of Organic Neem Oil are numerous. The use of Neem Oil was adopted by Traditional Chinese Medicine, and within the Ayurvedic Medicinal Healing System, which is still practised in India, today.
Organic Neem Oil traditional health benefits include the treatment of:
- Wound healing
- Fungal infections
- Sexually transmitted diseases
- Immune support
- Digestive disorders
- Parasitic diseases – all forms
Historically, neem has been used to rid the body of all forms of parasites. Neem quickly kills external and internal parasites. Neem extracts have hormone mimics that interfere with the life cycle of parasites, inhibit their ability to feed and prevent the eggs from hatching.1
Organic Neem Oil Essential Fatty Acid (EFA) Profile
Organic Neem Oil contains palmitic, linoleic, and oleic acids.
Organic Neem Oil For Pets
Neem Oil is used in a number of different ways by pet owners, and those who keep fowl.
The main uses include:
- Repelling lice, fleas & mites
- Topical antifungal
- De-worming purposes
Organic Neem Oil disrupts all kinds of pests. *Please do your own research for advice on using Organic Neem Oil for de-worming your pets.
Suggested Use For Dogs
Dilute with Organic Grapeseed Oil or Organic Avocado Oil at a ratio of 1:10 for maintenance massages, or simply add a couple of drops of Neem Oil to the usual amount of shampoo used when bathing your dog. For large dogs add a couple more.
Shampooing with added Organic Neem Oil helps to protect against ticks, whilst also eliminating existing issues, such as mange, and tick and flea infestations.
Dilute at a ratio of 1:4 with Grapeseed Oil or Avocado Oil and apply daily when dealing with mites.
Suggested Use For Chickens:
One of the best ways of using it, for lice and mites, is to mix it with apple cider vinegar and water, and then disperse it around the coup.
You can also spray it on your chickens as a mite repellent / to kill active mites.
For exact measurements of oil to water and vinegar, please do your own research.
Cautions & Contraindications
For external use only.
If you have sensitive skin, there’s a very remote chance you may have a slight reaction to this Wild As The Wind oil.
It is always advisable to perform a patch test on the soft skin on the inside of your forearm before using carrier oils on your face.
Perform A Patch Test
Place a drop or two of Wild As The Wind oil on your inner forearm, making sure to massage it well into your skin.
A severe reaction will occur within ten minutes, but it may take 24 hours for milder intolerances to emerge.
Look for signs of Urticaria, (aka Hives), discolouration, redness, dryness, or feelings of irritation / itchiness.
If you experience none of these, you will be safe to use your Wild As The Wind oil elsewhere on your body, including your face.
Nevertheless, always avoid sensitive areas and inside your ears unless otherwise instructed by your health professional. This is especially important if you use your Wild As The Wind oil as a carrier oil for a number of Essential Oils.
Wild As The Wind Organic Neem Oil
Wild As The Wind Organic Neem Oil is a premium quality oil, made without any unnatural substances. It is cold pressed to retain all of the natural vitality and nourishment of the seeds & pulp of the fruit of the Neem tree.
- INCI: Azadirachta indica
- Production Method: cold pressed
- Parts Used: seeds & pulp
- Country Of Origin: India
- Certified Organic: (Soil Association)
- Contains Azadirachtin: [>1200ppm BBE]3
1. Neem (Azadirachta indica): Prehistory to contemporary medicinal uses to humankind: https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC3695574/
3. Azadirachtin, a natural pesticide with multiple effects: https://pubmed.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/32014097/
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are premium quality, therapeutic grade carrier oils which are perfect for aromatherapy.
All of the Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are cold pressed to retain an optimal nutrient density of each carrier oil.
Professional therapists use Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils & Essential Oils, including Osteopaths and Massage Therapists.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are also used domestically, for the creation of bath and body oils, as well as bases for home remedies.
*Body oils are also known as massage oils.
Certain Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are used for hair and beard oils.
Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils Are Suitable For:
- Making body & bath oils (1% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Using in your household first aid kit (average 2% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Used to make face oils (2% dilution of Organic Essential Oils)
- Certain Organic Carrier Oils can be used on their own for wounds and scars
- Many Organic Carrier Oils are thought to possess a natural SPF value
Please refer to How To Use Essential Oils for the correct dilutions of essential oils and carrier oils.
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Wild As The Wind Carrier Oils are bottled in an amber glass bottle with an aluminium lid. Labels are pre-printed with details added by hand.
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Wild As The Wind products do not contain any animal products & have not been tested on animals. Only premium quality ingredients are used, with a preference for Organic Essential Oils & Organic Carrier Oils wherever possible.