What is Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester?

Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl ester is a lipopeptide i.e. molecule consisting of a lipid connected to a peptide. It is a lab-engineered peptide blend made with amino acids arginine and tyrosine and can be found in skincare, cosmetics and make-up formulations.  

In skincare, Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl ester is primarily used for stimulating elastin production, to help prevent skin sagging by resisting gravity. It is famed as a relaxant that helps prevent the visible signs of ageing with fine lines and wrinkles.

Skin benefits of Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester

Firms Skin
This powerful and exciting ingredient is clinically proven to stimulate the production of elastin to firm and lift the skin and help prevent skin sagging. It is proven to provide visible results within just 4 weeks.

Stimulates Fibrillin
Proven to stimulate the correct structure and architecture of elastin within skin cells by inducing the most important elements involved in tissue structure.

Relaxes skin cells
Can instantly decrease irritation coming from heat or chemical stresses, helping skin to relax which can also prevent formation of wrinkles.

Why We Use Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester

“We wanted to incorporate a results-driven peptide into our Firming Serum that was suitable for sensitive skin but worked alongside anti-ageing ingredients. We chose Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester in skincare as it had shown dramatic results in just one month in trials and we were blown away by these stats. Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester is naturally occurring in skin cells and we knew that it would work on healthy elastin production, which ultimately helps prevent lines and wrinkles.” - Shelley Martin, Co-Founder & New Product Development Lead

Studies on women aged 54 to 75 proved that after 8 weeks of application skin firmness was increased to by over 28% and skin density by over 34%

Proven to improve the jawline contour by 35% in 4 weeks

Proven to reduce skin sagging by over 43% in 8 weeks

Proven to reduce jowl surface by up 21% in 8 weeks

    Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester Skincare Products

    Who Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester Is Best For

    Suitable for all skin types and beneficial for those with maturing skin, visible signs of ageing or for those who would like a strengthening ingredient to prevent sagging.

    Things to Consider Before Using Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester

    Great for sensitive skins and for those wishing to avoid botox or stronger aggressive ingredients.

    Before and After Using Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester

    Take a look at some of our real before and afters taken by customers who used our Firming Serum which is formulated with Acetyl Dipeptide-1 Cetyl Ester: