Lemon Aspen

NE Lemon Aspen (also known as Rainforest Lemon) offers an interesting range of powerful phyto-actives that target a wide range of applications such as hair conditioning and repair, dermatologic and inflammation, whitening and hyper-pigmentation, anti-aging, collagen support and protein hydrolysate moisture in hair and skin. Wild harvested in the rainforest of Queensland and northern New South Wales, Australia. This exciting new Cellular Extract is created from one of Australia's unique 'pioneer' species  to create and store powerful phyto-active compounds to sustain life in challenging rainforest environments. The potent, actives harnessed within the cell walls of this stunning small fruit is now available in a liquid matrix, ready to create exciting new natural products.



  • Assists in anti-aging interventions;
  • Wound healing activity;
  • Protects hair from UV damage and also provides additional conditioning benefits on hair;
  • Adds feel of smoothness to the skin and imporves the combability of the hair. It has also been shown that it can build protein hydrolysate moisture in the skin and hair;
  • Sunlight on human hair causes photo-degradation which in turn causes tryptophan degradation in the hair folicles. This damage can be reversed with the addition of natural tryptophan formulated into hair care products.


  • Terpenoids appear to be effective in treating specific dermatologic conditions;
  • Potent anti-wrinkle ingredient in cosmetic preparation;
  • Potent antioxidant, anti-inflammatory;
  • Beneficial effects in hyperpigmentation diseases or for skin-whitening.


  • Strong scavenging action on free radicals;
  • Anti-inflammatory effect on inflammatory cells by suppressing the production of active oxygen;
  • Potent anti-aging activity;
  • Anti-aging active : Neo-collagenesis, stimulates the growth of collagen in the skin reducing fine lines and wrinkles;
  • Flavone Glycosides stabilise Vitamin C, works synergistically, intensifying the antioxidant activity of Vitamin C;
  • Strengthens capillaries, reducing dark circles and puffiness under the eye.

REFERENCE Tryptophan and Terpenoids and Flavone Glycosides are major peaks independently identified and verified by Plant Sciences Analytical Services, Southern Cross University. 2012.  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 Lemon Aspen Extract ANE0032
Acronychia acidula


Hair Care - Repair/Condition
Supports Vitamin C
Anti-aging Cosmetics
Skin Repair/Firming
Mens Lines
Antioxidant Treatments
Active Mists/Toners


Results based on Hydrophilic Water-soluble Extracts

Other Extract Options:

Dilution 1:10
Preserved or Unpreserved


Whole Fruit

Odour Profile

Clean sharp lemon/grapefruit note

Use Level

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


Acronychia acidula (Lemon Aspen) Fruit Extract
CAS: 1415551-71-1
EC: Not allocated

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