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  • n. Any oligopeptide containing six amino acids


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  • Many of these Botox-lite products contain a synthetic hexapeptide called Argireline acetyl hexapeptide-3, which theoretically works by inhibiting neurotransmitters that signal muscles to contract.

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  • Peptides Plus Double Action Wrinkle Reverse Crème by Derma E is an affordable, almost all-natural, wrinkle-fighting combination of two proven wrinkle-diminishing peptides: palmitoyl pentapeptide for collagen building and “faux-tox” ingredient acetyl hexapeptide to relax deeper, expression-caused wrinkles.

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  • This unique botox - mimicking product contains a combination of peptides, Argirelene (acetyl hexapeptide) & Matrixyl-3000, These revolutionary peptides assists in the relaxing of muscles creating smoother skin, as it builds collagen.

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  • Deng R, Iorio RM (1994) Site-directed mutagenesis of a conserved hexapeptide in the paramyxovirus hemagglutinin-neuraminidase glycoprotein: effects on antigenic structure and function.

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  • Momany FA, Reynolds GA, Hong A (1984) On the in vitro and in vivo activity of a new synthetic hexapeptide that acts on the pituitary to specifically release growth hormone.

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  • Guillaume V, Magnan E, Cataldi M, Dutour A, Sauze N, et al. (1994) Growth hormone (GH) - releasing hormone secretion is stimulated by a new GH-releasing hexapeptide in sheep.

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  • In order to reach lower concentration proteins in plasma a pre-fractionation step, either hexapeptide bead-based libraries or anion exchange chromatography, was performed prior to surface enhanced laser desorption/ionization time-of-flight mass spectrometry analysis.

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  • Acetyl hexapeptide is also a very important ingredient. New Blogs and RSS Feeds

  • PCA pHaze 25 ExLinea Peptide Smoothing Serum (quite a mouthful!) is one of the highest-end formulas—natural or otherwise—with acetyl hexapeptide (Argireline), cassia leaf extract, sodium hyaluronate phospholipids and ceramides (skin barrier builders), MSM (an anti-inflammatory form of healing sulfur), vitamin C, EGCG (a super-antioxidant from green tea), rose hip seed oil, tocotrienols (a superior form of vitamin E), sandalwood, and more.

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