ANSWER: YES AND NO, depending on the brand you choose!
Paw Paw is a seriously nutrient-rich fruit with vitamins, minerals and antioxidants that are amazing for the skin both from the inside out and outside in. But only natural and organic Paw Paw. Mainstream Paw Paw ointment is used by many people to save dry lips BUT most of these products contain synthetic preservatives, fragrance and mineral oil jelly or petroleum which do the opposite of nourishing the lips. Here are the benefits of pure, au naturale Paw Paw…
- Helps to repair and sooth skin
- Moisturises dry skin
- Antioxidant rich
- Packed with amino acids
- High in Vitamins A, C and E
- Provides irritation relief
Some of Our Favourite Products:
Suvana Certified Organic Paw Paw
This Paw Paw and Honey is the perfect alternative to any mainstream, petroleum nasties. Not only rich in nourishing Paw Paw but also Organic Coconut Oil, honey and Vitamin E for an additional nutrient boost to the lips and also as a hydrating balm for any dry body parts.
Hurraw! Organic Lip Balm – Papaya Pineapple
Hurraw! Is one of our favourite lip balm brands and this balm uses cold pressed Papaya Seed Oil which is rich in essential fatty acids to moisturise the lips and soothe inflammation.
PURE Papaya Ointment with Calendula Tube
This lip balm uses organic Paw Paw alongside Calendula to soothe and protect the lips and other dry body parts or cracked skin. It also uses ultra moisturising Jojoba Oil, Macadamia Oil, Shea Butter and Vitamin E to really hydrate dry areas.