Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 is a 3-amino acid peptide. Peptides are building blocks for protein.
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 is a signal peptide. This means it tells our skin to create collagen. Collagen is a protein that makes connective tissue. Boosting collagen production leads to a healthier skin barrier. Having a healthy skin barrier means having firm and hydrated skin.
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 can help reduce wrinkles and make the skin look more youthful.
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 is a rare cosmetic ingredient, with about 2.70% of the products in our database containing it.
Also known as: Pal-Ghk and Palmitoyl Oligopeptide
What it does:
At a glance
Here's our breakdown of what exactly Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 is, what it's benefits are, and what it's concerns are.
What it is:
Peptides are the amino-acid chains that help your skin produce proteins such as collagen.
Where it's used
Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 is most often found as ingredient number 25 within an ingredient list.
It is currently used 4199 times inside of skincare routines on SkinSort.
These are the categories of products that use Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1 the most:
Popular Products That Contain Palmitoyl Tripeptide-1
- CosIng ID: 92513
- INCI Name: PALMITOYL TRIPEPTIDE-1
- EC #: ,
- All Functions: Skin Conditioning