Davidson Plum, Davidsonia jerseyana

Davidson-plumOne of nature’s most effective antioxidants. Containing Anthocyanin that researchers are identifying as an exciting & powerful compound for the cosmetic industry. Assists in prevention of wrinkles, eliminates free radicals, reduces UV damage, improves skin health, promotes collagen, elastin & elasticity of skin. Davidson Plum is a native Australian tropical rainforest fruit. The dark blue/black plums have a vibrant dark red flesh & will be a significant player in skincare advances.

FLAVONOID – ANTHOCYANIN
Anti-inflammatory action reduces the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles
Anthocyanins are found to have the strongest anti-inflammatory effect of any flavonoid tested
Antioxidant & inflammatory properties
Improves collagen
Behaves like an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA)

PHENOLIC ACIDS
Antimicrobial, antioxidant, & anti-inflammatory properties
Antioxidant activity considered stronger than that of Vitamin E
Anti-inflammatory action reduces the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles
Behaves like an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA)

FLAVONE GLYCOSIDES
Flavone Glycosides are strong antioxidants, reducing the creation of free radicals Skincare needs antioxidants to protect the skin from breaking down & ageing
Flavone Glycosides stabilize Vitamin C, working synergistically, intensifying the antioxidant activity of Vitamin C
Strengthens capillaries, reducing dark circles & puffiness under the eye
Anti-inflammatory effects

FLAVONONE
Provides a huge dose of antioxidants
Flavonoids have a low toxicity
Exhibit anti-inflammatory, anti-microbial & anti-cancer properties, because they protect against oxidative & free radical damage, the major contributor to ageing

*Information extracted from Native Extracts Website, 2014.