Botanical Name: Garcinia mangostana
Plant Part Used: Fruit
Processing Method: Drying, Grinding
Mangostreen is a tropical tree in the Cludiacea family that is popular for its sweet-flavoured fruit and is native to Southeast Asia. Currently, countries like Indonesia, India, Mexico, Brazil, and China produce mangosteen in large quantities. Comprising several essential vitamins and minerals, it is used as an ingredient in food supplements. Mangosteen is also used in cosmetic products as it delays signs of ageing and makes skin healthier.