This ingredient is bioactive, stimulates collagen and fibrillin production. Hydrolyzed pumpkin seed protein is being studied in various sciences. It is also in the expensive LA Mer brand products used for renewing and elevating. I never really paid any attention to the ingredient, and now I see it’s starting get more attention. I looked through several of my skincare products, and only found it in a couple. I found this interesting, and thought I would share.
Hydrolyzed Pumpkin Seed - The oleic acid in pumpkin seed oil offers skin softening and moisturizing properties, as well as cell regenerating and anti-innlammatory benenits. The linoleic acid helps with skin’s barrier repair and reduction of transepidermal water loss. The tocopherols offer anti- oxidizing effects with softening, and the carotenoids offer free radical scavenging. And the phytosterols can help with dry and itchy skin, as well as anti-innlammatory features