NATIVE EXTRACTS' innovation in CELLULAR EXTRACTION uses Biomimicry to deliver the first 'True to Nature' Quandong extract, delivering its full plant profile of water-soluble phyto-actives, as they exist in nature – potent, active, synergistic and bioavailable. The desert Quandong is a unique Australian fruit found widely throughout the deserts, and semi-arid areas of Southern Australia. It has striking, shiny red fruit approximately 15-25mm wide. Often referred to as it's Aboriginal name - "Goorti" (Nurungga), or 'Native Peach' and has been used by Indigenous communities for centuries. Recently recognised by the cosmetic industry for its powerful bio-actives and benefits delivered in this Cellular Extract, and leveraging its stunning imagery for a new point of difference.



  • Antimicrobial, antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties;
  • Antioxidant activity considered stronger than that of Vitamin E;
  • Anti-inflammatory action reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles;
  • Behaves like an alpha-hydroxy acid (AHA);
  • Excellent would healer and possibilities for psoriasis treatment.


  • Rutin is a strong anioxidant that can reduce the creation of free radicals. Free radicals cause damage to skin by stealing the charge from healthy celss and making them unstable. Skincare products need antioxidants to protect the skin from breaking down and aging;
  • Rutin works synergistically with Vitamin C, inhibiting Vitamin C to oxidise an become a free radical and intensifying the antioxidant activity of Vitamin C;
  • Rutin strengthens capillaries, reducing blood pooling in the delicate skin under the eye area, hence reducing dark circles and puffiness;
  • Rutin has anti-inflammatory effects which is a major factor in skincare issues like the break down of collagen and elastin, increase in oil production (leading to acne and blemishes), as well as skin discolouration.

REFERENCE Phenolic Acids and Flavonoid Glyooside : Rutin 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 Quandong Extract ANE0002
Santalum acuminatum


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

Tart with peach rhubarb notes

Use Level

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


Santalum acuminatum (Quandong) Fruit Extract

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