The Anti-Ageing Skincare Ingredient Well Worth Getting to Know

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Peptide is one of those words that you regularly see on face creams and serum labels. Beauty brands often highlight the ingredient as an all-singing, all-dancing age-defying superstar.

Even if the term isn’t on the front of the label, if a formula promises to replenish, rejuvenate or restore your skin, it’s likely to contain at least one or two peptides. But what the hell is a peptide? We break it all down.