The nutrients in Pawpaw help prevent acne and other skin infections by opening the pores of the skin. Pawpaw are often used in face packs.
Fresh pawpaw has the ability to dissolve dead skin cells leaving the skin perfectly glowing.
It is protective against skin infections and assists in healing wounds too…heard of the famous pawpaw ointment?
Papayas contain digestive enzymes that assist in the digestion of proteins. The enzyme that helps in digestion is mostly found in the unripe fruit.
It is full of digestive supplements and is also used in chewing gums. So next time your stomach is upset, cheer it up with a papaya.
Blended pawpaw leaves in lukewarm water assist with increasing appetite.
Aids menstrual pain
The nutrients of pawpaw leaves combined with tamarind, salt and water assist with relieving menstrual pain.
Pawpaw contains fibrin, which assists in the formation of new tissue and blood clotting assisting wounds to heal.
Pawpaw seeds contain anti-amoebic and anti-parasitic properties and assist with the treatment of indigestion, constipation, acid reflux, irritable bowel syndrome and gastric ulcers.
Cancer fighting properties
The beta carotene, lutein, zeaxanthin and crytoxanthin found in Pawpaw act as antioxidants and beneficial in the treatment of cancers.
The potassium within fresh papaw assists with the regulation of body fluids, blood pressure and sodium/potassium balance.
Nutrient properties assist in the prevention of cardiac disease.
Tea made from papaya leaves are said to provide protection against malaria.
Known to be natural medicine
Papayas assist with curing many diseases, infections and maintain good health.