Kakadu Plum

The most exciting botanical extract in decades! NATIVE EXTRACTS' innovation in CELLULAR EXTRACTION delivers a world breakthrough: the first natural, active, and bio-available Vitamin C in a water-soluble format. Employing Biomimicry to create the first 'True to Nature' full compound profile of the world's highest source of Vitamin C. Packed with powerful polyphenols and their derivatives, this extract will change the direction of natural skin care, superfood applications and natural pharmaceuticals. Kakadu Plum (also known as Gubinge, Billygoat Plum or Murunga) is a native tree from Australia, the fruit is wild harvested by Indigenous communities exclusively in the Kimberleys, Northern Territory and Arnhem Land. The Kakadu Plum is the highest source of Vitamin C and is trending rapidly across a wide range of applications.



  • Potent activity protection from damaging free radicals:
  • Potent antioxidant;
  • Cutaneous benefits including photo-protection from UV A and B damaging light;
  • Anti-aging active : Neo-collagenesis stimulates the growth of collagen in the skin reducing fine lines and wrinkles;
  • Inhibition of melanogenesis, reduced coloured pigmentation in the skin, potent skin-whitening agent;
  • Improvement of a variety of inflammatory skin disorders reducing skin redness;
  • Significant effect on improving skin hydration, which is very important for the normal cutaneous metabolism and also to prevent skin alterations and early aging.


  • Gallic acid is known for its anti-inflammatory, anti-fungal and anti-viral properties;
  • Gallic acid acts as an antioxidant to protect skin cells from free radicals;
  • Excellent wound healer and may have a use in the treatment of psorasis;
  • Potent skin-whitening activity.


  • Ellagic acid encourages elasticity and suppleness in aged skin;
  • Reduces inflammation of skin cells;
  • Potent active for treatment strategies interrupting skin wrinkle and inflammation associated with chronic UV exposure leading to photo-aging;
  • Elagic acid was clinically proven to be an effective whitening agent for the skin.

REFERENCE Pure Active Vitamin C, Gallic Acid and Ellagic Acid are major peaks independently identified and verified by Plant Sciences Analytical Services, Southern Cross University. 2012.  Further references avaialble on request - the information supplied is based on what is publicaly known of the individual compounds and not specific to the Kakadu Plum Extract.  SDS, Specifications and CofAs are available.

February 2014. The information contained in this Datasheet is obtained from current and reliable publically available source material and is intended to provide general information to readers. No therapeutic claim in relation to the fruit, herb or plant is intended. NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd provides the information contained herein in good faith but makes no representation as to its comprehensiveness or accuracy. Individuals receiving this information must exercise their independent judgment in determining its appropriateness for a particular purpose. As the ordinary or otherwise use(s) of this product is outside the control of NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd, no representation or warranty, expressed or implied, is made as to the effect(s) of such use(s), (including damage or injury), or the results obtained. NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd expressly disclaims responsibility as to the ordinary or otherwise use(s). Furthermore, nothing contained herein should be considered as a recommendation by NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd as to the fitness for any use. The liability of NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd is limited to the value of the goods and does not include any consequential loss. NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd shall not be liable for any errors or delays in the content, or for any actions taken in reliance thereon. NATIVE EXTRACTS Pty Ltd shall not be responsible for any damage resulting from use of or reliance upon this information. However, this information is not intended to constitute an "authoritative statement" under the National Industrial Chemical Notification and Assessment Scheme Australia and New Zealand rules and regulations. The user of the product is solely responsible for compliance with all laws and regulations applying to the use of the products, including intellectual property rights of third parties.

Product Name

NE Kakadu Plum Extract ANE0013
Teriminalia ferdinandiana


Anti-aging Cosmetics
Anti-wrinkle Collagen Boost
Skin Repair/Firming
Mens Lines
Sunscreen and After Sun Care
Antioxidant Treatments
Collagen Support
Active Mists/Toners


Results based on Hydrophilic Water-soluble Extracts

Other Extract Options:

Dilution 1:10
Preserved or Unpreserved



Odour Profile

Sweet plum note

Use Level

Concentrate: 0.5 - <1.0%
Cosmetic (1:10): <5.0%


Teriminalia ferdinandiana (Kakadu Plum) Fruit Extract
CAS: 1176234-54-0
EC: Not allocated

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