Pentaxyl is a proprietary blend of herbal extracts and the breakthrough formulas of the Matrixyl® Complex and Argireline which reduce the appearance of wrinkles and furrows, help skin look thicker and firmer, and gives the skin a youthful glow. Pentaxyl has harnessed the age-fighting power of “bio-peptide” technology, with three age-fighting bio-peptides (1) Pamitoyl-Pentapeptide-3 (Matrixyl) (2) Palmitoyl Oligopeptide (3) Acetyl Hexapeptide-3 (Argireline). Peptides are a low molecular weight amino acid groups that are building blocks of proteins that make up plants and animals. Palmitoyl_Pentapeptide-3 was discovered at National Institute of Health.
Pentaxyl may reduce the appearance of stretch marks. Skin will take on a more youthful appearance. While nothing can rewind time, Pentaxyl has been shown to support a beautiful, resilient, flawless look by fighting against the visible signs of aging.
- Works on both the epidermis and the dermis
- Contains Three Peptide formulas
- Reduces the appearance of wrinkles and furrows (especially in the brow, forehead
and eye areas)
- Promotes the look of skin firmness and thickness
- Reduces skin discolorations and increases hydration
- Supports smooth skin texture and color
- Helps minimize the appearance of stretch marks
Acetyl Hexapeptide-3 is a unique blend of three amino acids that has been reported to reduce the appearance of wrinkles on the forehead and eyes caused by facial expression muscles.
Palmitoyl oligopeptide, a fragment of collagen, is a chain of five amino acids bonded together and linked to a fatty acid. Research has shown that palmitoyl oligopeptide can promote normal collagen, elastin, hyaluronic acid and glycosaminoglycans in the skin, providing your skin with a smoother, more youthful-looking appearance.
Bearberry & Licorice Extracts
Bearberry is a woody plant also known also as Uva ursi. The leaves contain numerous active ingredients, the most important of which is arbutin. These ingredients are responsible for the ability of Bearberry extracts to brighten the skin and help maintain healthy skin coloration.
Licorice promotes brightening of the skin to reduce the appearance of blotchy skin and hyper-pigmentation. It also helps soothe dry and irritated skin, and helps provide moisture and skin nourishment.
Vitamin A is a natural anti-oxidant vitamin that helps to protect and nourish your skin. Vitamin A helps to maintain healthy collagen in your skin and protect your skin from free radicals, giving your skin a supple, healthy and more youthful appearance.
Vitamin C is an important anti-oxidant vitamin that is essential for maintaining your skin’s natural collagen. By supporting your skin’s natural collagen, vitamin C helps your skin achieve a firmer, suppler, and more youthful glow.
Vitamin E is a powerful natural antioxidant vitamin that helps to protect and nourish your skin. Vitamin E helps to moisturize your skin while also protecting it from environmental factors, giving your skin a healthy and more youthful appearance.
Matrixyl is the trademark name for palmitoyl pentapeptide-3. This breakthrough ingredient supports healthy collagen in the skin. Matrixyl becomes even more effective when combined with other peptides.