Retinyl Palmitate Oil
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Retinyl palmitate is the the ester of retinol (vitamin A) combined with palmitic acid, a key component of palm oil. It belongs to the family of chemical compounds known as retinoids and is one of the most important vitamins in skin care.
1. The molecules are quite small and have the ability to penetrate the outer layers of the skin and work to repair the lower part of the Epidemis and Dermis.
2. It helps in skin exfoliation and rapid cell turnover. Therefore is a key component in treatment of hyper pigmentation and aging symptoms.
3. Retinyl palmitate converts into retinol (or vitamin A), which in turn is converted into retinoic acid by specialized enzymes in the skin. Retinoic acid is key in a number of processes that take place in the skin. These include renewal or aging skin cells, regeneration of collagen and elastin to prevent the appearance of aging skin, wrinkles, and fine lines. It is potent block in producing new, well organized skin cells to replace skin previously damaged by acne and sunburn.