Octapeptide that reduces the depth of wrinkles caused by facial muscle contractions, being a topical alternative to injections.
Mechanism of action
This new analogue of N-terminal SNAP-25, which follows the revolutionary ARGIRELINE® peptide, competes with natural proteins to be positioned in the SNARE Complex, which is destabilised. As a result, it reduces neuronal excitability and, therefore, muscle contraction.
By reducing muscle contractions, wrinkle depth is reduced up to 63% in one month of treatment. Fine lines and expression wrinkles fade, and the face look smoother.
*Halal-certified cosmetic active ingredient
**Natural / Derived natural ingredient (ISO 16128)
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