Tamarind Seed Extract

Tamarind Extract

→ Mexican Name: Extracto de Tamarindo
→ INCI: Tamarind Seed Extract
→ Derivation: 🥭 Fruit
→ Country of origin: 🇲🇽 Mexico


Tamarind extract is derived from the seeds of the tamarind tree (Tamarindus indica), a tropical tree cultivated in various tropical regions worldwide. Tamarind seed extract is obtained through processing and extracting the seeds of the tamarind fruit. This extract is commonly used in skincare and cosmetic products due to its moisturizing, soothing, and antioxidant properties.


  • Anti-inflammatory
  • Antioxidant
  • Hydrating
  • Moisturising
  • Soothe


Rich in polysaccharides, this extract provides intense hydration by attracting and retaining moisture in the skin. Additionally, tamarind seed extract boasts antioxidant properties, courtesy of its vitamin C and flavonoid content, which protect the skin from free radical damage. Its anti-inflammatory properties make it effective in soothing irritated skin, reducing redness and inflammation associated with various skin conditions. Furthermore, tamarind seed extract contributes to improving skin texture and tone, promoting a smoother, more even complexion.


Antioxidant Support, Signs of Aging, Uneven Skin Tone, Signs of Congestion

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.