What is hyaluronic acid and how can it benefit your skin?

Hyaluronic Acid is a natural occurring component in our skin tissue which is known for its capacity to attract and hold skins moisture. It has the capabilities of holding up to 1,000 times its own weight in water, making this the ultimate hydrator for all skin types.

What is hyaluronic acid?
Research has shown that hyaluronic acid is not just a trend, but it’s one of the best ingredients you can use. Hyaluronic acid has proven itself in scientific circles as a substance that can provide the skin with a lot of moisture - one gram of hyaluronic acid can hold no less than six liters of water. It is suitable for all skin type including sensitive skin.

When you add hyaluronic acid to your skincare routine you will boost your skin’s moisture content, soothe your skin and defend it against moisture loss. In addition to the skin restoring properties, hyaluronic acid, also protects the skin against external environmental radicals.

Hyaluronic acid is a glycosaminoglycan, a fancy name for a vital natural occurring component to keep your skin looking young and healthy. It is your skin saver to a young, healthy and supple skin. Hyaluronic acid also has humectant properties which is known for its ability to help boost hydration for all skin types, especially beneficial for dry and dehydrated skin.

Anti – aging benefits
Hyaluronic acid is not only a hydration booster but it is also exceptionally important when it comes to skin aging. When you are young, your skin can hold onto water and retain a balanced amount of moisture, but you lose this ability when you get older. The result a visible loss of firmness and a diminished appearance of plumpness and suppleness (hello, wrinkles).
Sun and other environmental radicals weaker your skin’s surface and cause skin aging. Hyaluronic acid’s antioxidant and skin-replenishing properties soften and fight those issues, which make it one of our favorite ingredients which you must add to your skin care routine to fight skin aging.

Benefits of hyaluronic acid

- Hyaluronic acid supplies the skin with the perfect dose of moisture

- Hyaluronic acid fades fine lines and wrinkles

- Hyaluronic acid makes the skin smoother and firmer

- Hyaluronic acid strengthens the protective layer of the skin

- Hyaluronic acid reinforces the skin with antioxidants against free radicals.

Adding hyaluronic acid to your skin care routine
Now you know that hyaluronic acid is a must add to your daily skin care routine, you probably wonder which sheet mask is your go to for that healthy younger looking skin?

Meet our Dr. Jart+ Dermask Water Jet Vital Hydra Solution with hyaluronic acid. This is the most intense hydrating sheet mask we have. This easy-to-apply antioxidant-rich formula mask is made with fine microfiber which help the hyaluronic acid penetrate deeply in the skin for ultimate hydration. We recommend you to use this sheet mask for 15 – 20 minutes on a weekly base or daily when your skin is dehydrated. The result, your skin will directly look and feel softer, smoother and radiantly hydrated.