2. Neem Oil
The neem tree is also known as the “divine tree,” or “natures pharmacy.” The neem tree is native to India where its used daily as a homeopathic treatment for a wide variety of adverse health conditions. Neem oil has a legacy of being a potent, anti-microbial, natural remedy for scabies.
Neem oil reduces inflammation in the area of the infection and penetrates deep into the skin relieving the symptoms of itching. The natural antiseptic and anti-bacterial compounds in neem oil break through the saliva barrier protecting the mite. Scabies is resistant to many different medications and treatments, but neem oil is a natural, practical solution to eliminating scabies.
The results of using neem oil as a treatment for scabies are well-known and trusted by the Indian population. Neem soothes the itching while replenishing and hydrating the skin at the same time. Neem contains natural compounds similar to aspirin; they work to reduce inflammation, redness, and swelling of the affected area.