Here, Josh Zeichner, MD, director of cosmetic and clinical research in dermatology at New York's Mt. Sinai Hospital, breaks down the benefits of hyaluronic acid. It's a natural ingredient While beauty products can often come packed with mystery ingredients, you don't need to worry about this one being foreign to your face. "Hyaluronic acid is…Read more
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Don't be thrown off by the "acid" moniker—especially if your skin is in need of some serious moisture, hyaluronic acid-based products could be exactly what you need. Unlike some acids, hyaluronic isn't irritating to your complexion, and can actually be found naturally in every cell of your body. It has an amazing ability to retain moisture,…Read more
For many people, the cold days of winter bring more than just a rosy glow to the cheeks. They also bring uncomfortable dryness to the face, hands and feet. The problem is worse than just a general tight, dry feeling for others. They get skin so dry it results in flaking, cracking, even eczema. Here…Read more
Hyaluronic acid 101 Hyaluronic acid (HA) is the naturally occurring and widespread component found within the extracellular matrix (ECM) and bodily tissues, especially those of the face. Its water-binding and water-attracting attributes fill up the spaces between the connective fibers of collagen and elastin in the dermis. The skin’s dermis layer is made up of about…Read more
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