Check out the Benefits of Star Fruit:
Star shaped tropical fruit with a sweet and sour flavor is a one of the very low calorie exotic fruits. A 100g fruit just provides 31 calories and is a excellent source of vitamin C.
The fruit along with its waxy peel provides a good amount of dietary fiber which helps prevent absorption of dietary LDL cholesterol in the gut.
In Indonesia and Malaysia the starfruit is revered as a traditional medicine. They use it in formulas and in tonics to relieve headaches, hangovers, irritated eyes, insomnia and constipation, and to reduce blood sugar and prevent high blood pressure. Starfruit is also an excellent detoxifier.