Acetyl pentapeptide-1

Acetyl pentapeptide-1



Origin: plant


A means of care for the skin.

A calming molecule based on dipeptide (tyrosine + arginine), which acts as a "messenger of calm and muscle relaxation". It works by stimulating skin nerve cells to release met-enefalin, which is opioid (ie relaxation, pain relieved) of the messenger molecule.

To means that acetyl dipeptide-1-lidiester can "signal" our skin cells "release" and can immediately reduce skin irritation caused by heat, chemical stabs or mechanical stress. It is also said that it is able to prevent wrinkles and expressive lines due to its muscle relaxation properties.