An edible fruit endemic from the tropics of Central and northern South America, it was traditionally believed to reduce premature aging and eliminate dead skin cells. The ancient Mayas called it the “tree of life” and used it to heal skin rashes and other skin conditions. While the Aztecs used it to treat sunburn.
Containing the papain enzyme, it has the ability to exfoliate dead cells from the skin surface as well as to brighten and even the skin tone. Ideal for facial and body exfoliators, facial masks as well as skin lightening products.
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