A high-tech, South-Korean peptide that's made synthetically to be identical to the protein called Met-Enkephalin. It's a 10 amino acid neuropeptide that helps the body to regulate how it responds to harmful things (like heat, cold, cutting or irritation).
In general, neuropeptides are believed to be important in wound-healing and the manufacturer claims that Sh-Decapeptide-7 is effective for anti-aging and would-healing skincare.
Show me some proof
- Textbook of Aging Skin, pp 1-14, Yun-Hee Choi, Sanghyun Moh, Ki Woo Kim, The Role of Neuropeptides in Skin Wound Healing