/ Nephelium lappaceum /
- clears the kidneys – rich in phosphorous
- good source of fiber, iron, copper and vitamin C which aids the absorbtion of these nutrients
- high in Gallic Acid, which eliminates free radicals i.e. helps in fighting cancer
- hydrates the skin
- antiseptic qualities
- traditionally, in Malayan medicine, rambutan leaves were used as poultice on the temples to relieve headaches and calm the nerves.