Osmotics Blue Copper 5 Firming Elasticity Repair
5-chain Pentapeptide is a group of five amino acids that has been shown to reduce wrinkles and increase skin firmness. Obviously, a lot of women are willing to dole out a pretty penny for younger looking skin, but come on — $325 for eight ounces? Is it because of the cool packaging? Because, yeah — we’ll admit that the packaging is pretty futuristic.
Here’s a shocker: You can find this much-lauded compound in other products that won’t cost you almost half your rent. Of course, they don’t come in frosted glass containers and they aren’t blue, but they also might not contain retinyl palmitate, a type of vitamin A that researchers think accelerates the growth of skin cancer. Ms. Futuristic must have missed that memo.