Nature SO Organic 100% Pure Cold Pressed Neem Oil 30ml
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Neem oil is a naturally occurring pesticide found in seeds from the neem tree. It is yellow to brown, has a bitter taste, and a garlic / sulfur smell. It has been used for hundreds of years to control pests and diseases. Components of neem oil can be found in many products today. These include toothpaste, cosmetics, soaps, and pet shampoo. Neem oil is a mixture of components. Azadirachtin is the most active component for repelling and killing pests and can be extracted from neem oil. The portion left over is called clarifled hydrophobic neem oil. No People have been exposed to neem oil in many ways for hundreds of years. During this time no association with increased cancer risk has been found. Studies showed that neem oil did not alter or damage genes. In laboratory tests, animals were fed neem oil for 90 days. They did not have increased cancer rates. Further, one study found that certain components of neem oil caused cancer cells in hamsters to stop growing or die. Another study looked at prostate cancer cells from humans. Researchers found that neem leaf extract was able to show their growth.
- Neem Oil * 100% Pure and Organic * Rich in Essential Fatty Acids * High Antioxidant Content
For topical use only. Neem oil is safe to apply directly to the skin, or can be mixed with a carrier oil or another Thera Neem product.
Discontinue use if irritation occurs.
Note : Neem oil is solid when cool.