Kakadu Plum Oil
Our organically crafted Kakadu Plum Oil is cold pressed from the seeds of round, light green fruits of the Terminalia ferdinandiana, sourced from the Kimberley region of Western Australia. Also known as Billygoat Plum, Murunga and Gubinge, Kakadu Plums are commonly used as 'bush tucker' or traditional medicine by Australian Aboriginal people.
Found in some of the most remote areas of Australia, Kakadu Plums have an extremely rare antioxidant profile. Kakadu Plum Oil is included as an ingredient in many natural skincare products including lotions, exfoliators, toners, masques, cleansers, serums, creams and moisturizers. An essential for every anti-aging routine, the lightweight Kakadu Plum Seed Oil is packed with skin-brightening ingredients that detoxifies the skin while reducing the look of dark spots, fine lines and wrinkles.
REPORTED BENEFITS AND USES
The Kakadu Plum fruit has the highest known Vitamin C concentration of any single natural food source in the world, occasionally as high as 3800 mg per 100g of fruit. That's over 75 times the concentration found in Oranges (with around 50 mg/100 g). When used in natural skincare products, this powerful antioxidant works to stimulate the production of collagen and reduce fine lines and wrinkles. Vitamin C is also effective at reducing the appearance of scarring as it naturally lightens the complexion, making skin smoother and more supple. Most importantly, Vitamin C fights free radicals and helps to protect the skin from environmental damage.
Containing the phytochemicals gallic and ellagic acids, Kakadu Plum Oil is also revered for its antifungal and antibacterial properties. helps to reduce redness, inflammation and irritation. Kakadu Plum Seed Oil also encourages healthy, radiant skin, improving elasticity and hydration for a softer, more youthful texture.
Safety-Perform skin patch test for allergies.
PART USED Seeds
SYNONYMS Terminalia ferdinandiana Exell
COMMON NAMES Gubinge, Billygoat Plum, Green Plum, Salty Plum, Murunga, Mador
EXTRACTION METHOD Cold Pressed
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