INCI: Palmitoyl oligopeptide
What is Palmitoyl oligopeptide?
Palmitoyl oligopeptide is a short peptide combined with palmitic acid. Peptides are amino acids which are building blocks of proteins. Palmitoyl oligopeptide contains amino acids like histidine, glycine, and lysine. It is a very useful ingredient in skincare products. Palmitoyl oligopeptide is an obsolete name now and it is now known as Palmitoyl hexapeptide-12 or palmitoyl hexapeptide-1. For use and benefits please see: Palmitoyl hexapeptide-12.