Mimosa Tenuiflora Bark Extract

Tepezcohuite Bark Extract

→ Mexican Name: Extracto de Tepezcohuite
→ INCI: Mimosa Tenuiflora Bark Extract
→ Derivation: 🌿 Plant
→ Country of origin: 🇲🇽 Mexico


Tepezcohuite, derived from the bark of the Mimosa tenuiflora tree, also known as "tepezcohuite" or "skin tree," is rich in beneficial compounds such as tannins, flavonoids, and alkaloids. Traditionally used for wound healing, anti-inflammatory, and antimicrobial properties, tepezcohuite offers soothing and regenerative effects on the skin, thanks to its antioxidant and anti-inflammatory properties, promoting skin health and vitality.

*It's important to note that our skincare formulations do not contain N,N-dimethyltryptamine (DMT), an indolic alkaloid found in Mimosa tenuiflora responsible for hallucinogenic activity. Additionally, we prioritize certified providers to ensure the highest quality and safety standards in our products.


  • Anti-aging
  • Exfoliant
  • Rejuvenating
  • Pore minimising


Its rejuvenating effects help revitalize the skin and promote a more youthful complexion. It firms the skin, exfoliates dead skin cells, and promotes an anti-blemish appearance.


Signs of Aging, Uneven Skin Tone, Dullness, Textural Irregularities

Suitable for

  • All skin types

Our approach to ingredients

At Viva Maia, we're proud to introduce a unique skincare collection that marries the profound heritage of pre-Hispanic cultures with modern scientific innovation.

Our formulations are crafted from 100% natural ingredients, selected for their effectiveness and eco-friendly nature. With Mexico's rich biodiversity, we tap into potent and sustainable ingredients.

We cultivate many of these ingredients ourselves and meticulously handcraft our extracts, powders, and oils.