While ageing is inevitable and we must embrace it, there are definitely a few things you can do age gracefully. A good skincare routine is extremely essential for protecting skin from the damage and wear and tear it goes through every day. But if you feel that despite your careful examination, your skincare routine is still not working for you, here’s a magic ingredient that will turn the tables.
Peptides, are skin-friendly amino acids supplement the reserve of proteins already in the skin, to amp up processes to fight signs of ageing like wrinkles and fine lines. Here’s why they work better than your other anti-ageing ingredients like retinol and hyaluronic acid.
Peptides can be described a fragment of protiens tell the skin to behave in a certain way—in this case, to keep regenerating and building new skin cells. The reason that they are so powerful is that they are performance-specific. Proteins are the building blocks of skin, so a breakdown in them can lead to a lack of bounciness and loss of firmness.
Peptides are preferred by most skincare experts because they are gentle on skin, works well even for sensitive skin and no not have any side effects like other skin preserving ingredients like retinols or acids. In fact, incorporating peptide based formulations in your routine might give you similar results as retinol without the side effects.