(Last Updated On: 11th January 2017)

Papaya is a sweet yellowish fruit, whose plant’s almost every other part can be used for betterment of our health and environment.

Just like papaya fruit’s pulp, there are several beauty benefits of papaya seeds about which people generally are unaware and usually throw away the papaya seeds after eating papaya.

Let’s find out the 5 Beauty Benefits of Papaya Seeds

Several studies suggest that papaya seeds can be used for the improvement of skin texture and overal skin health let’s see in detail how!
beauty benefits of papaya seeds

1). Helps keeping skin hydrated

If your skin suffers from dryness, try a handful of papaya seeds and rub it against your skin. It will help your skin gain the natural moisture and rejuvenate the skin health.

2). Protects against oxidative stress

A study claims that the papaya seeds are helpful in protecting our skin from oxidative stress and scavenges the free radicals in the body.
It is noteworthy that oxidative stress if not treated on time could lead to chronic diseases like atherosclerosis, cancer, rheumatoid arthritis, post-ischemic perfusion injury, myocardial infarction, cardiovascular diseases and chronic inflammation, etc

3). Helpful in skin brightening

Papaya seeds are rich in vitamin C and antioxidant properties, when rubbed against the skin for few minutes can deep cleanse your skin, by removing dirt and dead cells will lead to the brightening of skin.

4). Useful in treating ringworms

Papaya seeds are rich in vitamin C which when rubbed against the skin affected with ring worms could help to ease your skin and treating ringworms on your skin

5). Helps in removal of wrinkels and skin tightening

Applying mashed papaya seeds along with honey and gram floor over the skin for few (5-10 minutes daily) could help you to tighten your skin and thus removing the wrinkles.

Following are the 5 out of the many benefits of papaya seeds.

If you have ever used the papaya seeds for anymore healthy purpose, feel free to share with us in the comment section below.

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