Rozijnen (Vitis vinifera)
In addition to bringing a fruity fragrance to the products, raisins gently exfoliate the skin thanks to the malic acid they contain. Add to that the properties of the vitamins and minerals naturally present in grapes, one can expect to have a healthy and radiant skin.
Grape is the generic name given to the berry of a grapevine plant. Several species make up the genus Vitis (family Vitaceae), including varieties that are eaten as fruit, dried to produce raisins, currants and sultanas, or crushed to make juice and wine.
One of the most praised health foods, grapes are a good source of vitamins and minerals, containing magnesium, potassium, vitamins A, C and several of the vitamin B group. Grapes are a natural source of malic acid, an important alpha hydroxy acid (AHA) ingredient in cosmetics.