DIY Papaya Enzyme Moisturizing Mask and Scrub

You guys are going to love me after trying this DIY Papaya Enzyme mask and scrub that I conjured up in my kitchen yesterday. It’s really easy to make, super cheap, and perfect for a girls get together because it makes a ton! Check it out!



Now that you have the instructions above, let me show you some behind the scenes pics of what this looks like when you do it and when it’s on your face etc.


diy papaya enzyme mask and scrub


This is what it looks like before the papaya enzyme mask is all blended up.


diy papaya enzyme mask and scrub


This is what it should look like after you are done blending it really well.

DIY papaya enzyme mask and scrub


Here is what the papaya enzyme mask should look like when it is on your face!

papaya enzyme mask and scrub


Since it tastes really good and it’s healthy for you, I snacked on the rest of the papaya enzyme mask mix while I was masking.



This is what the sugar will look like when it’s on your face. You can tell that I scrubbed it a tiny bit already because my face is a little red. Please be really gentle with this step, it can pretty abrasive. If you have really sensitive skin, you may want to skip the scrub part and just wash the mask of with warm water.


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And…this is what my face looked like 2 minutes after I was done giving it the best DIY papaya enzyme mask and scrub it has ever had.

HOW TO STORE: This DIY Papya Enzyme mask can be stored in a plastic container in your refrigerator for up to 3 days. I have never tried freezing this…but you could always try it out and let me know how it goes for ya.

p.s- If you use the papaya enzyme and then hop into the shower and let it steam (not getting it wet for 10 minutes), it will activate the papya enzyme even more for even further exfoliation.


Hope you all enjoyed it! Let me know it you do one yourself!




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  • Allison @neversaydiebeauty

    I will try this for sure!

  • Sounds awesome!

  • It looks yummyyyyyyy. I love these DIY posts!

  • Cosmetic Sanctuary

    LOVE DIY masks! I’ll have to try this one!

  • This is awesome!!

  • Love this. I love DIY masks and scrubs – my skin loves them 🙂

  • Sounds like a great mask!

  • Love this and so am doing this!!!! Amazing post!!!

    • yay!! (you always make me feel so good about my posts…lol)

      • OK girl so I tried this… And UMMMMMMMM amazingness!! I am so doing this once a month maybe twice. It was seriously phenomenal. Thank you for the awesome DIY, I love love love it!!!!

  • marciaf

    You are so cute showing this!

  • Anastasia

    I will definitely give it a shot!

  • Kelly R

    Oh, I need to try this!

  • erikatheicyone

    Love this recipe. *putting papayas and honey on my shopping list*

  • cindyprimebeauty

    It would be fun to make a batch of this and have the girls over to try it out!

  • I’ll be honest – I’m not sure how I feel about eating something and also smearing it all over my face!

    • well then…don’t eat it! (But it does taste pretty dang good…not gonna lie)

  • FabZilla_Kath

    I love DIY masks so I’m trying your recipe

  • I’ve been wanting to try more DIY beauty projects! This sounds great (and yummy lol)

  • Ohh thanks!

  • LOL…. this mask is so for me.. I would love to snack on the extras!

  • I love DIY body and skin care products… I’ve even made my own deep conditioner. I must try this

  • Fun DIY mask! 😀

  • I have to try these! Thanks for sharing!

  • Betzy Carmona

    I’m loving this idea

  • Edible masks! Too funny!

    • Well…you don’t have to eat it! lol…but, it does taste good! At least you know what’s on your face is edible and not all chemicals!

  • I love recommending DIY scrubs to my brides. I’ll have to add this to my recipe book.

  • Norah Salazar

    LOVE papaya, to use for the face and to eat, double the fun and benefit!

  • Sounds lovely! Your face looks radiant! 🙂 I love me some papayas! <3

  • I hate the taste if papaya but it really is great for your skin.

    • yeah…it’s not for everyone. BUT DO ME A FAVOR AND TRY THIS MASK! I really think you would like it!

  • Oh, this looks awesome – totally want to try it!

  • kSquaredGlamour

    im so going to need to try this!

  • Waaw, looks great for cleaning pores, should try it soon!

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