Camu camu berry 1
This Amazonian super fruit can be found in South American rainforests. It contains high levels of Vitamin C along with amino acids and natural antioxidants that work to smooth and brighten your complexion. Try Peter Thomas Roth Camu Camu Vitamin C Brightening Serum ($85).
Acai berries 2
Acai berries are filled with omega fatty acids that help to slow down the aging process, keeping skin smooth and radiant. Try Kiehl’s Acai Damage-Repairing Serum ($50).
Buriti oil 3
This lightweight oil derives from Brazil and is packed with vitamins A and E that deeply hydrate skin while also protecting it from free radicals and UV rays. Try RMS Beauty Oil ($74).
Red mangrove extract 5
Mangroves are indigenous to Latin American countries like Cuba, Nicaragua and Mexico. They are filled with anti-flammatory and antiseptic properties which aid in soothing and healing skin. Try MD Skin Science Night Repair Treatment Cream ($120).
The cupuaçu fruit (also known as copoazu) is related to the coconut and grown in countries like Brazil, Colombia, Peru and Bolivia. It’s filled with fatty acids, amino acids, vitamins A and C, and antioxidants that soften and hydrate skin, while locking in moisture. Try Burts Bees Richly Replenishing Cocoa & Cupuaçu Butter Body Lotion ($8).