Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 (Part of Matrixyl 3000)

Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 (Part of Matrixyl 3000)


Description: palmitoyl tripeptide-1 is the reaction product of palmitic acid and tripeptide-1
CAS #: 147732-56-7 | EC #: ,
Chemical/IUPAC Name: L-Lysine, N-(1-Oxohexadecyl)Glycyl-L-Histidyl-

Quick Facts

  • Part of the Matrixyl 3000
  • Made up of 3 small amino acids
  • Contains impressive amounts of anti-ageing skin benefits
  • Stimulates the production of collagen in the lower layers of the skin

Who can use it?

All skin types will benefit from this ingredient in their skincare routine.

What is Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1

As part of the Matrixyl 3000 and is made up of 3 amino acids which are the building blocks for the protein found on the skin. Containing the peptide sequence of glycine-histidine-lysine (GHK) it can increase the skin’s ability to absorb ingredients that are topically applied to the skin. It is with this trio of peptides that can restore the collagen levels in the skin by tricking it into thinking collagen has broken down meaning it is time to produce more, the result of this is a face that is full of youthful bounce. With its ability to produce extra volume of collagen in the skin making it improve a large amount of skin concerns, from fine lines, wrinkles, rough texture, improving skin tone and giving it a lifting effect to skin. In other words, this ingredient is a powerhouse anti-ageing ingredient.

Side effects of Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1

No side effects to the skin, just personal preference of wanting to use peptides in your skincare routine.


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