Everything You Need to Know About Peptides for Firmer Looking Skin
What Are Peptides?
Peptides are short chains of amino acids that are the natural building blocks of protein in the skin, hair and nails. Peptides work hard together to minimize the look of telltale signs of aging such as wrinkles and fine lines.
When it comes to skincare, there are hundreds of Peptides to choose from. Mineral Peptides are formed when yeast called Saccharomyces is fermented with a trace mineral, such as Copper, Zinc or Manganese. The result is a Mineral Peptide, often labeled as Saccharomyces/Copper Ferment, Saccharomyces/Manganese Ferment or Saccharomyces/Zinc Ferment. Think of Mineral Peptides as fermented foods for your skin!
How to Add Peptides into Your Routine
The simplest way to add Peptides into your routine is to choose skincare rich in these ingredient powerhouses. Opt for products that are not easily washed off, such as moisturizers, serums and masks. For maximum results, combine Peptides with other hero ingredients, such as Hyaluronic Acid and Vitamin C. Alongside topical products, incorporating peptide-rich foods
Ready to take the plunge with Peptides? Here are our tried-and-true Peptide infused products to plump, firm and smooth the look of skin.