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Camu Camu Benefits For Skin

Camu Camu Benefits For Skin

Camu Camu boasts up to 60 times more Vitamin C than an orange, positioning it at the forefront of skincare innovation and heralding a new era of natural efficacy in our quest for radiant, youthful skin.1 At COOLA, we’re excited to introduce you to Camu Camu, a fruit that's quickly carving out a niche for itself in the skincare world with its unparalleled benefits. 

Read this guide to learn how this nutrient-rich powerhouse ingredient can transform your skin's health, aligning perfectly with our dedication to offering organic skincare and innovative SPF products. This guide offers a deep dive into how Camu Camu can significantly enhance your skin’s radiance and health. 

What is Camu Camu?

Camu Camu, or Myrciaria dubia, originates straight from the heart of the Amazon.2 Thriving in the rainforest's lush landscape, this small berry packs a nutritional punch, rich in antioxidants, vitamins, and minerals that are key to skin vitality. Its inclusion in skincare, notably for its high Vitamin C content, marks a revolution in how we approach skin health, offering a blend of nourishment that supports the skin's natural defense mechanisms against oxidative stress.

The Skin Health Powerhouse

The benefits of Camu Camu lies in its extraordinary Vitamin C level, one of nature's most potent antioxidants. Here's how Camu Camu benefits your skin:

  1. Antioxidant Protection: It shields your skin from environmental aggressors, neutralizing free radicals that can lead to premature aging.3 This is one of the key antioxidant benefits for skin, helping to maintain its health, resilience, and youthful appearance.
  2. Boosts Collagen Production: Essential for firm, youthful skin, Vitamin C from Camu Camu promotes collagen synthesis, aiding in the reduction of fine lines and enhancing skin elasticity.
  3. Brightens and Evens Skin Tone: Regular use can fade dark spots and even out skin tone, giving your complexion a luminous, more vibrant appearance.

Exploring Camu Camu’s benefits reveals just how much this powerful fruit can do for our skin, from fortifying its defenses to rejuvenating its overall look and feel. As we transition to discussing how to integrate Camu Camu into your skincare routine, remember that incorporating such a nutrient-rich ingredient can elevate your skincare practice, ensuring that your skin not only looks healthier but truly is healthier from the inside out. 

Camu Camu in Skincare Products

Incorporating Camu Camu into your skincare, like with our Vital Rush Serum, brings its incredible skin benefits straight into your daily routine. At COOLA, we mix this amazing ingredient with Goji Berry—packed with vitamins that help nourish, rebalance, and relieve your skin.

 Camu Camu, rich in vital nutrients, rejuvenates stressed skin, restoring its natural vibrancy. 

We’ve carefully chosen Camu Camu for its long history of use—over 700 years—by Amazonian tribes, and Goji Berry for its renowned place in traditional Chinese medicine. Together, they work to refresh and rejuvenate your skin. When picking Camu Camu products, it’s all about finding ones that make the most of these natural gifts, ensuring you get all their protective and reviving benefits.

How to Incorporate Camu Camu into Your Skincare Routine

Adding Camu Camu to your skincare routine can significantly boost your skin's health and appearance. Follow these steps to effectively harness the power of this superfruit:

  1. Begin with a Base: Kickstart your routine with a Camu Camu-infused serum or moisturizer. For those new to serums, you might wonder how to apply serum effectively. Simply cleanse your skin thoroughly, then apply a few drops of the serum gently onto your face and neck, allowing it to absorb completely. These products deliver a concentrated dose of Vitamin C directly to your skin, setting the foundation for a radiant complexion.  
  2. Layer Up: Apply sunscreen on top of your Camu Camu serum or moisturizer during the day. This not only protects your skin from harmful UV rays but also leverages the antioxidant benefits of Camu Camu to fight off environmental damage.
  3. Combine and Conquer: Enhance your skincare routine by pairing Camu Camu with products containing complementary ingredients. Look for items with Hyaluronic Acid for hydration, Niacinamide for skin barrier repair, or Peptides for anti-aging benefits. This synergy amplifies the positive effects on your skin, providing a well-rounded approach to skincare.
  4. Consistency is Key: For the best results, make Camu Camu a regular part of your skincare ritual. Consistent use amplifies its benefits, helping you achieve and maintain a glowing, even skin tone.

By following these steps, you can effortlessly integrate Camu Camu into your skincare routine, ensuring your skin reaps all the benefits this remarkable fruit has to offer.

Embracing the Benefits of Camu Camu for Radiant Skin

With its power to amp up collagen production and shield your skin from the daily grind, Camu Camu is an essential ingredient in our skincare toolkit. We’re excited for you to try COOLA’s Camu Camu-rich lineup, each product crafted to bring out your skin’s best. Step into the vibrant world of Camu Camu with us, and treat your skin to the kind of care that’s both indulgent and grounded in nature’s best secrets. Your journey to glowing, vibrant skin starts here—discover the transformative power of Camu Camu for your skin with COOLA.


  1. Axe, Josh. "Camu Camu: The Vitamin C-Rich Fruit for Mood & Immunity." Dr. Axe, 24 Mar. 2021, https://draxe.com/nutrition/camu-camu/
  2. Do, Nhung Quynh et al. “Camu-Camu Fruit Extract Inhibits Oxidative Stress and Inflammatory Responses by Regulating NFAT and Nrf2 Signaling Pathways in High Glucose-Induced Human Keratinocytes.” Molecules (Basel, Switzerland) vol. 26,11 3174. 26 May. 2021, doi:10.3390/molecules26113174 
  3. Langley, Paul C et al. “Antioxidant and associated capacities of Camu camu (Myrciaria dubia): a systematic review.” Journal of alternative and complementary medicine (New York, N.Y.) vol. 21,1 (2015): 8-14. doi:10.1089/acm.2014.0130