Peptides & Tripeptides - Why You Want Them In Your Skin Care!
If you are interested in skin care, you've problaby dug into reading more about ingredients. If that's the case, you have probably heard of peptides. Whether you have, or not - this article is for you.
Peptides kick-start collagen production
Peptides consist of several amino acids and are naturally occurring in the skin and help to start collagen production again. Peptides send a 'message' to your skin that it has lost collagen and needs to produce more. When peptides are applied externally, your skin believes that it is a collagen-degrading product and that your body needs to create new collagen. In other words, skin care peptides stimulate the natural production of collagen. Because peptides help increase collagen production, it makes the skin more elastic and smooth.
What are tripeptides?
A tripeptide is a type of peptide that is formed when amino acids are linked together in a specific order. What makes tripeptides unique is that they contain three different amino acids. Tripeptides have gotten very popular in skin care recently, and mainly in anti-aging products. The reason why tripeptides are used in skin care is because they can communicate with the cells and ensure that collagen production is kept going. This means that the skin's appearance can be perceived as smoother and softer.
Who can use peptides & tripeptides?
It is a very kind ingredient that works very effectively on mature, dry & sensitive skin. But it can be used for all skin types.
Effects that you may experience after using peptides and tripeptides
- - Increased collagen production
- - Smoother and softer skin
- - The skin may feel more elastic
- - Reduces fine lines and wrinkles
- - If you have sensitive skin, your skin may feel calm and hydrated
Tip! Feel free to mix Hyaluronic acid and peptides to get a really moisturizing result. We recommend that you take a small click of The Base+, mix in 3 drops of Super Glue + and 3 drops of Hyaluronic Filler + and mix together for a really moisturizing and emollient day and / or night cream.