Botanical Name: Carica Papaya Fruit Extraction Method: Cold Pressed Processing Type: Unrefined Obtained From: Fruit Florivera's Papaya Fruit Extract Comes from : Colombia
Papaya, works to provide you with healthy and glowing skin. Being a good source of Vitamin A and Papain, an enzyme extracted from papaya, this fruit helps in removing dead skin cells along with breaking down the inactive proteins. It helps to reduce the size of pores and keeps moisture locked inside, resulting in smooth and bright skin. A great feature of papaya is its ‘Low Sodium Quality’, thus resulting in very little retention of water. Meaning, it helps you keep your skin hydrated! Papaya is a wholesome fruit as it contains more Carotene when compared to other fruits like apple, custard apple and guava. It's a great source of antioxidants and nutrients such as Vitamin C, Vitamin B, carotenoids, and flavonoids, fiber and minerals like magnesium and potassium.
Eating Papaya: Papaya is not only an excellent source of antioxidants but it helps to boost heart health. Cholesterol levels in the body can be lessened with the dietary fiber present in Papaya, this fiber from Papaya is known to convert a substance named homocysteine that damages blood vessels resulting in heart attack into amino acids which help the body. Presence of antioxidants in papayas will help in prevention of cholesterol oxidation which will create a plaque that can obstruct artery walls finally resulting in heart attack.
Drinking Papaya Tea: Papaya tea can be made from the fruit or the leaves of the papaya tree. It has incredible benefits including unique enzymes that are used to break down proteins. It can help with stomach disorders, aid digestion and diuretic properties. It has great detoxification properties and helps flush out toxins right out of the system.