Everything You Need To Know About Hyaluronic Acid
If you want plumper, softer, smoother skin—with less fine lines and chronic dry patches, there’s only one skincare ingredient you truly need: hyaluronic acid. It can be found in everything from serums to sheet masks and even injectables—but what exactly is it? We asked dermatologists to give us the 4-1-1 on hyaluronic acid, including how best to incorporate it into your skincare routine.
When used in skincare products like creams and serums, hyaluronic acid hydrates and soothes dry skin. “Because of its ability to draw and hold water, it can be used as a humectant in your skincare regimen,” says Dr. Rachel Nazarian, a dermatologist at the Schweiger Dermatology Group in New York City. “It continually keeps skin moisturized throughout the day.”
Source: Harper’s Bazaar – Everything You Need To Know About Hyaluronic Acid By, Audrey Noble