Kumerahou was used topically in traditional Māori herbal medicine or Rongoa as healing agent for wounds and abrasions. Kumerahou is rich in sapponins which produce a soapy lather when mixed with water, hence the plants colloquial name ‘Gumdigger’s Soap’.
This extract is made from premium Kumerahou harvested in Kawhia, Waikato by Mana Wahine who carry a lineage of Mātauranga Māori on how to approach and harvest botanicals in a sustainable and respectful process.
Organic Bioactives have harnessed the power of Harakeke leaf using their proprietary PlantæXtraction™ technology allowing you to include it into many types of formulation with ease.
The PlantæDerMX® range is sustainably obtained by PlantæXtraction™, Organic Bioactive's proprietary innovative, clean beauty multi-step extraction technology. This innovative combination of multiple scientifically proven green extraction methods is a low-speed, cold crushing & pressing system that physically disrupts and breaks open plant cell walls under reduced exposure to air and heat. This low impact, high yield method retains the plant vitality and efficiently released vitamins, antioxidants, enzymes, and minerals.
This product is for external use only.