Papaya is one of the most nutritious fruit pear shaped green in color yellowish orange when ripens, in both the cases they are nutritious, the seeds present in the papaya are extracted for herbal uses or edible in use, the whole fruit is utilized because of its richness in nutrition. It is rich in magnesium, folates, fiber, vitamin, copper, pantothenic acid that helps in the development of your health.
It Is Also Used In Beauty Treatment That Ensures Much More Clearer Beauty For Face And Hair:
1. Helpful In Digestion
Papaya is beneficial in the digestion of the food, it contains papain enzyme that helps in the breaking down of the food and get relief in constipation. Papaya makes digestion easier due to the presence of the soluble fiber and the high water content in it, apart from the this the best part is it works on treating the intestinal worms that are caused within the stomach intestine. It has the property of the anti amoeba and anti parasite which is helpful for the heart burn, acidity, stomach ulcers and various other problems related to the digestion (1).
2. Anti Inflammatory
Papaya contain the papain and chymopapain enzymes along with other protein digesting enzymes, helps in the reducing and the healing of the burns within the body. Antioxidants are also present in papaya which reduces inflammation, the antioxidant nutrients are the beta, carotene and vitamin E which are highly helpful in the healing of asthma, osteoarthritis slowly the irritation is reduced by the effect of the enzymes and the antioxidant nutrients of the papaya. Papaya is therefore very useful fruit which you can eat to reduce the burns or irritation or allergies within the body (2).
3. Kidney Disorders
Papaya unripe fruits and extracted seeds are beneficial for the severe kidney disorders or diseases. The antioxidant nutrients and the free radicals present within the papaya helps in recoveries of the kidney. The kidney stones can also be reduced by the papaya fruit intake which also works good on the poisoning of the kidney, it turns to be beneficial. Sometimes kidney stone gives few inflammation, indigestion and bloating of the stomach which can be controlled by the papaya fruit intake, so a regular making a habit of eating papaya especially for the kidney disorders and the stomach problems can be a good habit (3).
A natural form of birth control, which has been used since ancient times to avoid pregnancy, if you want to avoid pregnancy then papaya fruit can help as a contraceptive. The fruit contains papain which is responsible for the avoidance of the pregnancy which contracts the walls of uterus in female and in males the papain effects the sperm, it reduces the sperm count which is responsible for the birth of the child, pregnant women should not eat papaya because the contraction of uterus may lead to miscarriage of the fetal, so throughout the pregnancy papaya fruit should be avoided and to avoid pregnancy papaya is the cheapest and natural form of contraceptive (4).
5. Immune Support
Papaya is the fruit rich in the antioxidants the vitamin C and vitamin A with the beta carotene and is present in a high quantity. The presence of the nutrients in the papaya is helpful in improving the eye vision and avoiding eye diseases, on the other hand, the presence of the vitamin A and vitamin C helps in increasing the immunity of the body. The immune system of the body may be improved by the nutrients reducing the chances of catching a cold and flu one more best part of the papaya is that it can work on the ear infections (5).
6. Heart Disease
Heart diseases are common nowadays due to the pollution which is leading to various complicated heart diseases, such diseases can be avoided to some extent by having a proper food habit, adding papaya to the food habit may be responsive to the heart, it is high in fiber which helps in lowering the cholesterol level. The vitamin A and vitamin C are responsible for the improvement of the good cholesterol level (HDL) while lower the bad cholesterol, the folic acid is also required for conversion from the homocysteine into cysteine or otherwise may lead to stroke or heart attack (6).
7. Anti Aging
Cartenoids present in the papaya helps in fighting anti aging as well as the rays of the sun reducing the wrinkles on the face, the application of the papaya paste and eating of papaya develops a glow on the face that makes you look very much younger than your present age. The glow appears due to the phytonutrient present in the fruit that improves the of blood circulation, provides a smooth skin with a glow. The orange colored cartenoid in the papaya is responsible for the improved outlook of the face and the skin of your body, instead of using artificial creams or lotions the natural anti aging product in papaya with other benefits of the body (7).
8. Hair Care
The antioxidants and vitamin A, vitamin C present in the papaya is beneficial for the hair, you can apply ripe papaya paste on your hair, it is a natural hair conditioner, the enzymes and antioxidants also reduce dandruff on the skin of the scalp. The rich minerals of papaya make the hair soft and smooth, the best and cheapest form of natural conditioner that is safe for your hair without any harmful chemicals that may damage your hair or the scalp, the reduction of dandruff helps in the reducing the hair fall that is thickening of the hair (8).
9. Wound Healing
Papaya is a wound healing ailment with the papain enzymes present in it actually acts as the ointment on the wounds, it is used in various types of medicine, the fruits and the leaves extracted papain is used in the preparation of the ointment medicines (9).
10. Eye Vision
Vitamin A rich papaya that is highly nutritious for the eyes proper vision, it contains flavonoids and beta carotene that protects against macular degeneration (10).