Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-19

Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-19

RATING: EXCELLENT

  • INCI name: PALMITOYL HEXAPEPTIDE-19

Quick facts

  • Also known as BoNT-L peptide)
  • Synthetic peptide with botox-like properties
  • Relaxes muscles by minimising the release of acetylcholine
  • Shows visible reduction in wrinkles after 4 weeks
  • Can be used in non-evasive treatments

Who can use it?

Anyone who has had the ingredient recommended by a doctor or trained medical professional

What is Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-19?

Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-19 is a potent peptide which is praised for its effective anti-ageing abilities. Areas of concern, such as fine lines, wrinkles, crow’s feet and laughter lines are significantly reduced in no more than 4 weeks. The complexion appears smoother with any furrow or expression lines targeted with this Botox mimicking formula. The anti-ageing effects are achieved by palmitoyl hexapeptide-19 by relaxing muscles and preventing the release of acetylcholine resulting in a younger looking skin. These anti-ageing results are accomplished with non-evasive application making this ingredient a lot more affordable to include into skincare formulations, but don’t let this trick you into thinking it is not an effective ingredient, many studies have shown a reduction in wrinkles by 38% in less than 30 days! 

Side effects of Palmitoyl Hexapeptide-19

Though it is considered quite safe you must not use any formulation or product without consulting a doctor or dermatologist to ensure this ingredient is safe for you and your skin.

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