The enzymes in papaya (papain) are a natural beta hydroxy acid. This makes the fruit a great exfoliant, removing dead skin gently and safely.

What it does: Applied as a face mask, mashed unripe papaya will remove dead, flaky skin.

How to do it: Mash some fresh papaya, unripe is better. Apply on clean skin as a mask for 20-30 minutes. Wash off with warm water.

Why it helps:
Like pineapple, the enzymes in papaya (papain) is a natural BHA.