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Acetyl Octapeptide-3

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Also-called-like-this: SNAP-8, Acetyl Glutamyl Heptapeptide-1

Details

A newer and, molecule-wise, somewhat bigger version of the famous "Botox-like" peptide called Acetyl Hexapeptide-8 or Argireline. Just like Argireline, Acetyl Octapeptide-3 is also claimed to influence the muscle contraction process that results in a more relaxed and line-free face, especially around the forehead and the eyes.  

While Argireline counts as a pretty well-proven peptide, with multiple studies confirming its anti-wrinkle efficacy, we cannot say the same for Acetyl Octapeptide-3. What we have is the manufacturer's claim that comparing 10% Argireline with 10% SNAP-8 solution (that means 0.005% pure peptide powder) the SNAP-8 peptide did a bit better as it reduced wrinkles by 34.98% vs 27.05% reduction for Argireline (twice a day use for 28 days on 17 women). 

Other than that, we can write here pretty much the same as at Argireline. Obviously, no peptide works as effectively as real Botox, and the Botox-inspired peptides are quick fixes rather than being collagen builders or real preventers of structural aging. They are nice additions to an anti-aging skincare routine but not the real superstars (think vitamin CAHAs or retinol).

Products with Acetyl Octapeptide-3

BOOSTER SNAP-8 The Chemist Look Brickell Men's Products Protein Peptides Booster For Men Colleen Rothschild Age Renewal Super Serum HydroPeptide Power Serum - Line Lifting ISClinical Youth Eye Cream Le Mieux Eye Wrinkle Corrector LeMieux Eye Wrinkle Corrector Makeup Artist Choice Transforming Anti Aging Serum - Loaded With Multi-Actives Serious Skincare Pure Pep Creme Riche CELLBONE Hyper Peptides Derm Institute Youth Alchemy Eye Cream Freezeframe Revital Eyes Image Skincare Image MD Restoring Collagen Recovery Eye Gel Le Mieux Retinol Serum Le Mieux Retinol Serum Le Mieux Rx Complex Serum Rvolut Multi-Peptide Serum Circadia Myo-Cyte Plus Anti Wrinkle Serum DRMTLGY Neutralizing Toner ECO Pink Perfect Expression Neuropeptide Serum Grown Alchemist Age-Repair Serum Peptide-8 & E-2 Polysaccharide Revision Skincare Revox 7 Serum Revision Skincare Revox Line Relaxer Urban Skin Rx Ph Balance All Skin Toner Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Lift and Firm Sculpting Gel Image Skincare The Max Stem Cell Facial Cleanser Karine Joncas Collagen SN-8 Onekind Midnight Magic Pm Serum esmi skin minerals Golden Anti-Ageing Serum iS Clinical Youth Eye Complex Cellular MD Intensive Eye Balm DNA renewal Dna Eye Balm Elizabeth Arden Ceramide Plump Perfect Lift And Firm Eye Cream Spf15 Good Molecules Peptide Serum Serious Skincare Pure-Pep Peptide Concentrate singuladerm Xpert Sublime Concentrated Youth Serum ClarityRX Get Fit Multi Peptide Healthy Skin Serum Jordan Samuel Skin The Performance Cream Le Mieux Collagen Peptide Serum Organys Anti-Wrinkle Face & Eye Serum RejuvAus Super C Pigment & Hydration Serum Rx Revoderm Detox Cleanser esmi skin minerals Anti-Ageing Repair Gel Booster Mask DRMTLGY Advanced C E Ferulic DRMTLGY Vitamin C E + F Dr. Lara Devgan Scientific Beauty’s Vitamin C+B+E Ferulic Serum Ghost Democracy Peptide-packed Dewy Toning Mist LeMieux Tgf-B Booster Peach & Lily Cold Brew Eye Recovery Stick Basiclab Hydration & Filling