Baby neem leaves to treat aged wounds

Aged wounds or non healing wounds are wounds that do not heal within an appropriate period of time. Aged wounds are generally associated with health disorders such as leprosy, diabetes, and peripheral vascular diseases. Lack of oxygen and nutrients, unclean environment and improper blood supply are other possible reasons for aged wounds. How to treat aged wounds is a big question.

Ayurveda says that neem and turmeric have wonderful healing properties to cure any type of wound. Take a handful baby neem leaves and a teaspoon of turmeric powder. Crush them well by adding little water. Make paste and apply the same on the affected area every day until it heals completely.

Neem has the ability to cure many illnesses. Neem has antiviral, antifungal, antioxidant, antibacterial, antimicrobial, and wound healing properties in it. Researchers have founded more than 140 compounds from different parts of neem tree. All these properties help in treating the non healing wounds by clearing viral and bacterial infections.

Neem is a popular medicinal herb that can cure number ailments like stomach disorders, ear problems, clears acne, scars, dandruff, headlice, treats pigmentation, treats scalp and skin infections, cures eye trouble, treats malaria, diabetes, eliminates bad breath and many more.

Turmeric is a popular spice and the most powerful herb too. Turmeric has anti bacterial and antiseptic properties that will fight against with the bacteria found on the skin when you have wound and prevents bacteria from entering into the body. Apart from other health benefits, turmeric also has amazing healing properties thus heals any type of wounds very faster.

Adding turmeric to your regular diet has amazing health benefits. Turmeric has bioactive compounds along with medicinal properties. Turmeric has the ability increase the antioxidants in the body. The compound called curcumin in turmeric can boost the regeneration of brain cells. Thus promotes brain health and prevents neurological ailments. It prevents heart diseases, cancer, treats diabetes, delays aging process, detoxifies liver, reduces menstrual pain, treat digestive disorders, skin disorders and so on.

The combination of neem and turmeric is best to treat skin problems and wounds.

Follow the below simple steps and know how to treat aged wounds with neem and turmeric.

How to treat aged wounds naturally – DIY

  • Handful Baby neem leaves
  • 1/2 teaspoon Turmeric powder
  • Water ((as required))
  1. To make the paste use baby neem leaves and turmeric powder.
  2. Take handful fresh baby neem leaves and add to mortar.
  3. Add half a teaspoon of turmeric powder.
  4. Add very little water.
  5. Crush the ingredients well.
  6. Neem and turmeric paste is done.

Directions for use:

  • Apply this paste over the affected area once or twice every day.
  • Apply daily until the wound heals completely.

Kalaivani Selvaraj, MBA, got her Master’s degree in Human Resources. Due to her interest in natural healing, she pursued studies in the field of alternative medicine and is certified in Aromatherapy by Isla Verde Spa Training Academy. Ms. Kalaivani Selvaraj is also certified by Stanford University School of Medicine in Introduction to Food and Health.