Award winning patented tri- and tetrapeptide technology for smooth skin


Increases in collagen synthesis, skin smoothness and skin firmness leading to a visible reduction of fine lines and wrinkles

INCI name: 

Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, Tetradecyl, Aminobutyroylvalylaminobutyric Urea Trifluoroacetate, Palmitoyl Dipeptide-5 Diaminobutylroyl Hydroxythreonine


  • DSM

For smooth skin.

SYN®-TC is a patented tailor made peptide combination providing skin smoothing, backed by In Vitro and In Vivo tests. It reduces the appearance of deep wrinkles and irons out smaller wrinkles. It significantly increases the amount of undamaged, stable and homogenous collagens (with particular focus on collagen type III - the youth collagen) to facilitate their unique contribution to beautiful smooth skin. In summary...

  • Skin is smoother with a softer touch and improved overall young looking appearance
  • Skin appears plumper
  • Skin appears firmer
  • Appearance of fine lines and wrinkles is visible reduced
  • Offered as a glycerine-based aqueous solution
  • No preservative

SYN®-TC has also won the Cosmetics & Toiletries R & D awards Asia for 2012 for Best New Ingredient.

Recommended addition level is 2.5% and optimal pH range in formulations from 3 to 7. The material is stable at elevated temperature (80°C) for up to 2 hours.

For a more detailed explanation of DSM's SYN® Peptide technology please click here.