Hyaluronic Acid has quickly gained popularity and become a staple in many people’s skincare routines. So what is Hyaluronic Acid? What benefits does it offer? How can you make it a part of your skin routine? We’re here to answer all your questions about this popular skincare ingredient!
What is it?
To make things simple, Hyaluronic Acid is a natural substance produced by our bodies. It retains moisture as it’s capable of binding water to tissues which keeps them hydrated. The substance is found in many places all over the body including the skin, eyes, and synovial fluid of the joints. Applying Hyaluronic Acid is the equivalent to drinking a large glass of water, but on your skin!
How to use it?
There are a variety of ways to use Hyaluronic Acid. It can be used in a serum, moisturizer, face mask, eye cream, shampoo and conditioner. In fact, Hyaluronic Acid is an ingredient in a few of our masks! Hyaluronic Acid is a key ingredient in our Nourishing, Detoxifying, Firming, AND Brightening sheet masks! Hyaluronic Acid can also be used in both AM and PM skincare routines for maximum hydration.
What are the benefits?
In addition to boosting hydration, Hyaluronic Acid has many other benefits. These benefits include: smoothing rough surfaces, providing a protective layer for the skin to help retain moisture and a visible reduction of fine lines and redness. Hyaluronic Acid leaves the skin looking and feeling hydrated, glowy, and smooth.
Which skin type should use it?
Actually, Hyaluronic Acid can be used for any skin type! Whether you have dry, oily or combination skin, Hyaluronic Acid is a great fit for you! While oily skin can look shiny and greasy, it may still be dehydrated and need the hydration that the Hyaluronic Acid can offer. Don’t be afraid to experiment and see what’s right for you. Happy hydrating!