Acai berry is native to South America and is known as a “Miracle Berry”. It is a potent anti ageing anti-oxidant, known to boost your immune system and help the body resist harmful toxins.
The Acai’s properties were already celebrated by pre-Columbian civilizations, which made abundant use of it; its roots, administered as a decoration, treated jaundice and malarial its fruit alleviated skin and scalp conditions; and its seed were reputed to bring down fever.
Why Tabitha includes it
Acai Berry is made up of more than 50% oleic acid, which improves the skin’s elasticity and contributes to its optimal hydration. High in tannins, it has anti-inflammatory, antioxidant and astringent properties that make it the best ally of combination as well as dry skin types. Its high concentration of vitamin F protects the cells and fosters their turnover. Acai is also known to reduce irritation, inside and out, making it the perfect scalp companion.