Papain is an enzyme found in papaya white latex. This is a natural enzyme to breakdown protein. There are many natural remedies of papain specially in digestive and skin problem and treating many other dieses like cancer and in others therapies. This is also used in culinary to prepare meat dishes and many industrial usages as a cleanser.
Papain has almost no side effects in adults is taken in medicinal amount. Excess oral consumption can cause serve damage in mouth and stomach. It may cause irritation and blisters on skin if applied excessively.
Here are some remedies of Papaya Papain:
- This can be used to boost digestion but make sure intake is in controlled manner.
- Papain is antiseptic and anti-inflammatory in nature it can be used to cure wounds, burns, rashes and bug stings. In pigmentation this is very helpful as it breaks dead skin and it is great skin cleanser you can use Papaya face pack.
- You can also apply papain to cure fungal skin infections.
- Papain can act as an immune support system for cancer treatment. Several studies suggest that the papain enzyme also possesses anti-tumour capacities.
Many cosmetics are made with papain cosmetics, toothpaste, enzymatic soft contact lens cleaners.
But be careful for dosages while using papain. In pregnancy one should not use papain and papaya fruit. Do not use this if you are allergic to it.