Skin aging is the normal process and plus daily external injury, causing huge loss of moisture. Hyaluronic acid is the key molecule to moisturize skin and has the unique and outstanding capacity to retain water.
Why is skin aging?
Do you know why baby’s skin is so dewy and pillowy? That’s because their skin are full of high level of hyaluronic acid to keep plump and smooth. But human skin aging is a natural biological process, which is hard to fully understand.
One is intrinsic or innate aging, which affects the skin and other all internal organs. The other is extrinsic aging, which is due to some external factors, mainly ultraviolet (UV) irradiation, known as photoaging. Intrinsic skin aging happens with age. The deficiency of estrogens and androgens works on collagen degradation, dryness, elasticity loss, epidermal atrophy and wrinkling.
Skin aging is also related with loss of skin moisture. The key molecule to keep skin moisture is hyaluronan or hyaluronic acid (HA). So in the following we need to know what is hyaluronic acid and why it is so significant.
What is hyaluronic acid?
Recent years, hyaluronic acid is super popular, and widely used in many skin care products. However, do you really know what is hyaluronic acid and how it works.
Hyalironan or hyaluronic acid (HA) is a glycosaminoglycan (GAG) having a unique capacity to bind and retain water molecules. HA is a kind of extracellular matrix (ECM) molecules that is a major constituent of dermis.
Hyaluronic acid is naturally in human body, which is found in connective tissues and eye fluids. That’s why hyaluronic acid is firstly applied in medical purposes, such as ophthalmic surgery, treatment of osteoarthritis. What’s more, nearly fifty percent of hyaluronic acid is in the skin, which is a main component of skin tissue.
Hyaluronic acid can protect the fibroblasts and organize the collagen fibres, particularly used as a wrinkle filler in non-surgical anti-aging procedures. It’s also widely used in skin cosmetics for its moisturizing and wrinkle filler.
Why do you apply skin care products every day and night? What’s the effect are you looking forwards when you buy them? The answers might be to look younger, or keep beauty as the time passing away. So you must have noticed hyaluronic acid, after all it’s very popular nowadays.
Hyaluronic Acid Benefits
Hyaluronic acid can absorb with leaving any residue, so it’s a popular ingredient in many products including hyaluronic acid mask, hyaluronic acid serum or hyaluronic acid eye cream. Hyaluronic acid not only is applied in skin care, but also in makeup products, such as eye shadows and tinted moisturizers for its anti-inflammatory and hydrating properties.
Hyaluronic acid serum not only can plump and moisturize the skin, but also can help heal and sooth inflammation. It also can reverse free radical damage, so it has some benefits in protecting from UV damage.
A pure hyaluronic acid serum can prevent fine lines and wrinkles, offering remarkable outcomes on prematurely aged and mature skin.
There are four types of hyaluronic acid, small hyaluronic acid, medium hyaluronic acid super hyaluronic acid and nano hyaluronic acid.
The skin care product with more different kinds of hyaluronic acid is more effective in penetrating in the different layers of the skin, it will lock in moisture to provide skin with complete hydration. Your skin with four types of hyaluronic acid will stay hydrated and smooth for a longer time.
Our Hyaluronic Acid Serum has all four types of hyaluronic acid, and help your skin build a more comprehensive hydrating and moisturizing system. It helps reduce signs of premature aging, soften fine lines, and increase the moisture of the skin. It also promotes the collagen production, returning suppleness and elasticity back to the skin.
How to Use Hyaluronic Acid?
One way to apply hyaluronic acid is injection, which needs a dermatologist or plastic surgeon directly injects into sunken or wrinkled area. Compared with using a serum or moisturizer with hyaluronic acid, injection is instantaneous and dramatic, but having risk. Using serum or moisturizer with hyaluronic acid in long term, you will also see benefits in softening, smoothing and hydrating skin in a very safe way.
All skin types can apply hyaluronic acid, and have benefits. You can apply it on your face and neck after cleansing and or toning every day and night, please to avoid the eye area. If you have oily skin, apply one alone. If you have dry skin, apply under moisturizer.
Adding hyaluronic acid to your routine skin care, you will discover a wonderland. Your best skin life starts from right now.