Kakadu Plums

kakadu-plumimagesKakadu Plums, also known as also known as Gubinge, Billygoat Plums, Gurumal or Murunga are native to Australia’s Northern Territory. Indigenous Aborigines use these plums for food as well as for their traditional healing properties.

Kakadu Plums have ten times the amount of Vitamin C than oranges, which makes Kakadus an excellent antioxidant. Though Nimri, my heroine in Star Bridge who is an herbal healer, might not know the scientific terms, Larwin would use for these properties, she understands when something slows down the aging process, and helps her Tribe’s health.

Since kakadu plums contain a rich amount of Vitamin C, they are popularly used in many skincare products. This gives a natural shine and glow to the skin. It can also prevent aging of the skin.

Antioxidants in skincare products can repair the skin damage caused by the sun or due to aging. This fruit is useful to stimulate the collagen production to remove fine lines or scars. This also has gallic acid that acts as an astringent, antimicrobial, anti fungal and antibacterial agent. Kakadu plums are included as an ingredient in many natural skincare products including lotions, exfoliators, toners, masques, cleansers, serums, creams and moisturizers.

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