Virgin Organic Neem Oil is cold-pressed and extracted from the fruit and seeds of the neem plant, an evergreen tree which is common in India and has been introduced to many other region. Color variation in neem oil is common ranging from golden yellow/orange/bright red/reddish brown to dark greenish brown. Aroma of neem oil is very herbaceous. Virgin Organic Neem Oil is composed mainly of triglycerides and contains many triterpenoid compounds, which are responsible for the bitter taste. Neem oil is a popular natural ingredient used throughout the agricultural industry in farming techniques and applications offering organic certified option as an insecticide in various pest management systems. Neem oil is also used in cosmetic, soap-making and personal care formulations.
Azadirachtin is the most well known and studied triterpenoid in neem oil. The azadirachtin content of neem oil varies from 300ppm to over 2500ppm depending on the extraction technology and quality of the neem seeds crushed. Nimbin is another triterpenoid which has been credited with some of neem oil’s properties as an antiseptic, antifungal, antipyretic and antihistamine.
Odor and Appearance: Golden yellow/orange/bright red/reddish brown to dark greenish brown.
Type: Organic and cold pressed
Country of Origin: India
Botanical Name: Azadirachta indica
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