Cactinea, prickly pear fruit extract




  • Organic prickly pear
  • HELPS to eliminate water
  • PRESERVES body cells from oxidative stress


Cactinea™ is derived from the cactus fruit of Opuntia ficus-indica. Nexira and Tunisian farmers maintain a long-term partnership which respects both organic rules and sustainable farming. Sourcing includes rigorous selection and gentle process. With almost 20 years of experience and unrivalled know-how on cactus, Nexira delivers a high-performance cactus fruit extract.

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The prickly pear, considered as a superfruit, is an extremly potent antioxidant.

Cactinea has exceptional water elimination properties demonstrated in a clinical study.  Cactinea has also proven benefits on body shape (reduction of ankle, calf and waist circumference) and a high consumer acceptance. 87% of women are convinced by cactinea efficacy.

Organic & clean label, 100% soluble, with a beautiful color & an exotic taste, cactinea is perfect for functional beverages and supplements.



 Organic grade available!


* Rat study (2006): results published in Phytotherapy Research 2009. (Bisson JF et al. Diuretic and antioxidant effects of Cacti-Nea™, a dehydrated water extract from prickly pear fruit, in rats).

** Human clinical : open intra-individual study on 15 women with water-retention troubles, with a daily dose of Cacti-Nea™ of 2g, during one week (2010).