Papaya contains the enzyme papain which is a strong skin exfoliator and removes the dead cells. This helps providing the face with a lighter tone and a more supple appearance. The high content of antioxidants and enzymes make Papaya a good option for treating dry and flaky skin. Papaya can act as a strong agent against free radical damage and prevent the breakdown of collagen and elastin, thus tightening the skin and removing the wrinkles.
The enzymes papain and chymopapain in papaya can decrease inflammation. The protein-dissolving papain can be found in many exfoliating products. These products help reduce acne by removing dead skin cells that can clog pores.
Papain can also remove damaged keratin that can build up on the skin and form small bumps. A 2017 study suggested that papain is a viable treatment for scarring.
Papaya is a popular home remedy for melasma. Proponents of natural healing suggest that the enzymes, beta-carotene, vitamins, and phytochemicals in papaya have skin lightening properties.
According to a 2012 study, the vitamin A in papaya can have positive effects on hair by helping your scalp produce sebum which nourishes, strengthens, and protects your hair.
You can create a papaya hair conditioning mask by mixing together:
1/4 ripe papaya or 1 tbsp of Papaya Gel.
1/4 cup coconut oil
12/ tbsp. honey
Apply the mask to damp hair and let it sit for 30 to 40 minutes. Then rinse, shampoo, and condition your hair as you normally would.
Ayur By Nature Papaya gel is prepared from fresh-from-farm, 100% natural – grown with natural fertilizers like organic compost and no artificial\chemical fertilizers or pesticides used – and carefully sorted Papays. These products are 100% hand made without usage of any mechanized process and are free of any added artificial compounds. They are processed and packaged in sealed containers for long term storage and use.
Added components to Face Gels from Ayur By Nature
Carbopol 940:- It’s an Industry-standard rheology modifier manufactured by Lubrizol for cosmetic industry across the world. It’s used in the Face Gel products for increasing the viscosity of the end products.
Tri-Ethanol Amide: – This is an organic compound used as a surfactants or emulsifier. It’s used for cleaning the skin surface to remove the accumulated dirt and cleanse it.