Desert Lime – Delicious for your Skin
Desert lime - Citrus glauca or formerly Eremocitrus glauca.
Why do we love Australia’s Desert Lime superfood.
Because it’s leading a new generation of advanced healthy aging natural skincare. It also an impressive nutritional profile, sweet, tangy and delicious.
We specifically chose the extract of desert lime to include across our skincare formulas in our Multifruit Renewal System as it has amazing skincare benefits, due to its high Vitamin C content.
Vitamin C Brightening Serum with Kakadu Plum, Turmeric & Rosehip
Desert or Wild Lime comes from a thorny shrub or small species of tree that is native to Queensland, New South Wales, and South Australia.
It also contains 9 phytoactive compounds which are encapsulated within the tiny precious droplets of juice.
This high content of Vitamin C helps to reduce pigmentation and patchiness and to increase anti-oxidant levels.
It helps to promote collagen production and skin repair by boosting hydration and it is suitable for use on sensitive and irritated skin.
Balance & Replenish Light Moisturiser with Calendula, Red Mandarin & Pumpkin
Desert Limes are very rich in three essential vitamins: vitamin C, vitamin B9 (folate), and vitamin E. and contain the following beneficial actives:
- Limnocitrin provides potent antioxidant protection and supports healthy collagen production.
- Furanocoumarin promotes healthy skin cell production.
- Coumarin has anti-fungicidal, anti-inflammatory and antioxidant benefits. It is used in certain medicinal skin treatments because of its photosensitive properties.
- Psoralens are used medicinally in the treatment for skin problems such as psoriasis due to its UV absorbing properties.