A proteolytic enzyme which helps to digest proteins. This enzyme is found in pineapple and is perhaps a nutrient capable of helping aging skin look more youthful through a crosslinking process.; Take this amazing enzyme after eating and support your ability to digest protein and break down fat. This enzyme helps your body rid itself of excess fluids and fat. If you take it on an empty stomach it helps your body reduce inflammation and swelling, even in the joints. This natural enzyme will support your bodyâ€(tm)s fight against weight gain and water retention. Especially good for those who eat larger quantities of protein and are trying to reduce body fat when exercising to build muscle.