Papaya Home Remedy to Get Rid of Unwanted Hair

Sara Khalil
3/18/15, 12:00 AM

If I tell you that papaya can help you get rid of unwanted hair, have I gotten your attention? Well, turns out that the papaya fruit consists of an enzyme called, papain, which helps break down the hair cuticles, that in turn reduces the growth of the hair. Papaya is also one of the natural ways that can help get rid of dead skin cells on your skin. So, without further a due, find out how you can use papaya to get rid of any unwanted hair, especially facial hair.

What You Will Need:


1/2 Tbsp of turmeric powder


1. Peel the papaya and place it in the blender, in order to create papaya puree. 

2. Add the turmeric to the papaya puree and mix thoroughly.

3. Apply the papaya and turmeric mixture on to your skin, and leave it on for 20 minutes. 

4. Wash your skin with luke warm water.

** Make sure to do this papaya skin mask at least twice a week, to get rid of unwanted hair growth.


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