Papaya or Pineapple for the Skin – Enzyme Formulas

Both papaya and pineapple contain enzymes that soften and heal the skin.

The enzymes in these fruits fight free-radical damage and are known to reduce age spots and fine lines and leave the skin supple. They also cleanse the skin by dissolving dead cells from the skin’s surface.

Here is how to use these healing fruits on your skin:

1 slice green papaya or 1 tablespoon papaya juice


1 slice ripe pineapple or 1 tablespoon pineapple juice

Massage the fruit or juice onto your face. Although the fruit is sticky, it is best to let it dry completely (it takes about 10 minutes), before rinsing with warm water and patting dry. Rub your hand over your face to feel just how much softer and more supple the skin feels!


Jeanne Rogers
Jeanne Rogers3 years ago


Helga Balague
Helga Balague3 years ago

good and fast! T.U

Michele Wilkinson

Thank you

Jennifer C.
Past Member 4 years ago

Thanks for sharing.

Tania Anirudhan
Past Member 4 years ago

Thanks! Going to try this

Faith B.
Faith Billingham5 years ago

I love pineapples and papayas... thanks for the article ;)

Christina Felan
Christina Felan5 years ago

Going to try this, Thanks!

Aparna Amrita
Aparna Amrita5 years ago

oved the tips

Alicia N.
Alicia N6 years ago

Mmmmm , let's give it a try, it won't hurt right? Thanks for the tips Annie.