inhibits allergic reactions when applied to the skin Neem compounds
inhibit the stimulus produced by histamine and may be helpful
in skin rashes and bronchial allergy. Application of a neem-based
cream or lotion will stop the itching and inflammation of rashes.Neem
tea may be taken internally for allergies to pollen, molds, etc.
Allergies come in two basic forms: pollen allergies
and food allergies. Each is caused by an immune over-reaction
that targets basically harmless material causing inflammation.
Inflammation of the mucous membranes cause swelling and leakage
of plasma. Histamine release causes itching. There is also a theory
that allergies can cause inflammations or abnormal tissue reactions
elsewhere in the body. The brain is one example and various problems
such as ADD are thought to be caused by food allergies in at least
66% of the cases. Many other problems seem to have an allergic
allergies often cause asthma, along with the usual runny nose,
itchy eyes and so on. Both conditions indicate a body that needs
detoxification and attention to correcting immune dysfunction.
allergies are caused when the body reacts to the antigens on food,
or when it is allowed to gain access to the bloodstream and cause
circulating complexes after combining with antibodies.
allergies are reported to be the root of many illnesses.
* Itchy, red swollen eyes
* Stuffy or runny nose
* Frequent sneezing or cough
* Blisters on the skin
* Dry skin
David, S.N. (1978) Effect
of neem oil and its constituents on cotton pellet inflammation.
Mediscope. 20: 273-274.