Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic Acid

Fact File: 

Hyaluronic acid

What is it for:

Hyaluronic Acid is a humectant, meaning it draws moisture from the atmosphere into the upper layers of the skin. It helps to hydrate, retain moisture and provide skin-plumping benefits.

When to use:

AM and PM - daily

Active ingredient benefits:


Best applied to damp skin, it helps to hydrate by drawing in moisture from the atmosphere into the upper layers of the skin.


Hyaluronic Acid helps to reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles by retaining moisture and plumping the skin.

Molecular Weight

Hyaluronic Acid comes in small, medium and large molecular weights which determine the depth of penetration and hydration in the skin.

Ingredient origin:

It is naturally derived through biotechnology.

Works well with:        

Retinol/ AHAs/ Vitamin C/ Niacinamide.

Time to see results:

Increased hydration can be visible within 15 minutes after the first application. Long-term results, such as improved appearance of fine lines and skin plumpness, can be seen from 4-8 weeks.

Impact on sun sensitivity:

Hyaluronic Acid has no impact on the skin's sensitivity to the sun. However, it is advised to still apply SPF daily.


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