To treat dandruff and lice: Warm a teaspoon of oil and massage it gently into the scalp. Wash it off after half an hour. If your scalp is very sensitive, neem oil may be diluted with an equal amount of coconut oil to prevent irritation.
To Treat minor infestations and scabies: Pour the oil onto a clean cloth and apply the oil directly to any minor and localized scabies /other infestations. Leave the oil on the skin for fifteen to twenty minutes to help eliminate the mites and reduce the swelling, itching and inflammation associated with scabies.
To Use as Mosquito repellent: Mix 2 ml of neem oil into 100 ml of a carrier oil, such as coconut or olive oil. Rub the mixture in a thin layer on exposed skin. Reapply at least every 12 hours. Or use 20 ml of neem oil to 100 ml of lamp oil and light the lamp to keep away mosquitos at home.
To repel pests from kitchen garden: Add 50 ml of neem oil to 1 litre of water and a small piece of detergent. Mix well and spray on plants. This will repel pests and mosquitoes from breeding on the plants.