INGREDIENT GLOSSARY

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide

*Also Called: Palmitoyl Pentapeptide, Dermaxyl, Matrixyl, Matrixyl 3000

Cosmetic / Ingestion Purposes:

Skin Conditioning, Surfactant

Ingredient Analysis

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Palmitoyl Oligopeptide

What does it do? What is it used for? Read further to learn how KOLAS Hemp uses this ingredient to compliment our CBD Hemp products.

in simple terms,

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide is an engineered amino-peptide that when added skin cells, stimulates collagen, elastin and glucosaminoglycans production

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide

How safe is 

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide rated a 1 of 10. This ingredient is considered low hazard and SAFE! KOLAS Hemp only uses All-Natural ingredients in the formulation of our CBD Hemp products.

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Let's dive a little deeper...

Palmitoyl Oligopeptide (also called palmitoyl pentapeptide, Dermaxyl, or Matrixyl) is a synthetic amino-peptide that boosts collagen, elastin, and glucosaminoglycans production.


It is clinically verified to decrease wrinkle depth by improving hyaluronic acid and collagen production. In a way, PO is a lab-engineered predecessor to collagen. It was designed to function similarly to retinoic acid but without side effects. 


Research shows that creams containing a 3% concentration of PO used daily for 28 days reduced the depth of prominent wrinkles by 39%, while the mean depth of wrinkles decreased by 23%. The increase in the skin thickness is exceptionally notable at 4%, compared to the 6% reduction that occurs after a decade! The results yielded a 17% improvement in appearance after 28 days of the regiment. 

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Palmitoyl Oligopeptide