5-Benefits of Home-Made Neem Hair Packs

neem mask for hair

Healthy hair is a reflection of good health.  Silky, smooth, and lustrous tresses provide you the edge when it comes to good looks.  So naturally, hair care becomes an important aspect of your beauty treatment. 


There are innumerous hair care treatments available in the market, but home-made remedies are much safer and easier to make.  Here are 5 home-made remedies for hair care made from neem.  Neem provides your body with many health benefits.  It is antiviral, antifungal, antiseptic, and antibacterial; all these qualities come in handy while dealing with hair problems.  Neem stimulates hair growth, keeps your scalp clean as well as clears up dandruff.

1) Neem treatment to prevent dandruff and hair fall

Apart from various other causes, dandruff and hair fall are caused by fungus and bacteria.  Neem being a natural antibacterial, antifungal, and antiseptic agent, a hair pack made out of it can do wonders to your hair.



  • Neem leaves
  • Water

Preparation and How to use? 

Take a handful of neem leaves, boil them in 1-3 cups of water until it turns green; it turns green due the presence of neem leaves.  After the final shampooing of your hair, rinse it off with clean water, then use the home made preparation made from neem leaves as a final cleanser, and then again wash it off with clean water.  It will rinse out all the dandruff and also stimulate hair growth.

leaves of neem tree

2) Neem treatment to prevent premature graying


  • Neem powder (2-4 tablespoons)
  • Yogurt (2 tablespoons)
  • Henna powder (2-3 tablespoons)
  • Black tea (one tablespoon)
  • Lemon juice (one tablespoon)

Preparation and How to Use?

To the henna powder, add neem powder, black tea, yogurt, and lemon juice.  Mix all the ingredients thoroughly, apply it to your scalp and hair, leave it to dry for at least 30 to 40 minutes, and then wash it off with the help of a mild shampoo and clean water.

neem for lustrous hair

3) Neem treatment to get lustrous hair


  • Neem
  • Moong Dal (1 tablespoon)
  • Egg (1 yolk)
  • Honey (1 tablespoon)
  • Curd (1 tablespoon)
  • Castor oil (1 tablespoon)
  • Apple cider vinegar

Preparation and How to use?

Mix all the above ingredients, except apple cider vinegar, and make a paste out of it.  Apply it to your hair and cover it with a shower cap, leave it to dry for at least 30-35 minutes, then wash it off with apple cider vinegar and clean water.

neem of scalp

4) Neem treatment for scalp


  • Neem
  • Aloe vera
  • Amla
  • Shikakai
  • Gooseberry

Preparation and how to use?  

Take equal parts of all ingredients, mix it well to make a thick paste, apply this mixture to your scalp and leave it to dry for at least 30-35 minutes.  Wash it off with lukewarm water.  It cleans your scalp, maintains a smooth and shiny hair, and also stimulates hair growth.

5) Neem treatment for thinning hair


  • Neem powder (1-2 teaspoons)
  • Coconut oil (4-5 teaspoons)

Preparation and How to use? 

Mix the above ingredients thoroughly, apply it to your hair and scalp area, leave it for 20 minutes, then wash it off with lukewarm water and mild shampoo.  This stimulates hair growth and stops hair thinning.

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