Based on highly purified biotechnologically produced microalgae (Nannochloropsis occulata)


Excellent immediate skin tightening, long-term firming and protection properties

INCI name: 

Nannochloropsis oculata Extract


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A highly efficient fraction of the micro-algae Nannochloropsis oculata supplies the skin with essential amino acids, precious vitamins (especially vitamins C and B12), and antioxidants; combined with a well-balanced fraction of polysaccharides for instant tightening effects that lasts up to 4 hours. In addition, PEPHA®-TIGHT provides additional long-term skin firming effects to combat the appearance of fine lines & wrinkles.

In-vitro studies confirm protection and stimulation of collagen and proliferation of fibroblasts. Further in-vivo studies clearly show visible wrinkle reduction and skin firming after 2 months.

Suggested applications:

  • Facial skin tightening products
  • Protective care for long-term firmer skin
  • Firming and lifting Décolleté formulations
  • Added value for slimming, anti-cellulite and anti-wrinkle products

Suggested use level is 1% to 5%. (In-vivo tests conducted at 3%)