What does hyaluronic acid do to your face?
Hyaluronic acid is well known for its skin benefits, especially alleviating dry skin, reducing the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles and speeding up wound healing. Overall, hyaluronic acid is a beneficial supplement for a variety of conditions, especially those related to skin and joint health.
What is the best way to use hyaluronic acid?
To make the most out of hyaluronic acid as an anti-aging ingredient, use it in the form of serum or drops and apply it on damp skin, then apply a moisturizer on top. This will seal in the moisture and also provide moisture for the HA to absorb, should the air around you be dry.
Can you use hyaluronic acid every day?
Like with any new skincare product, you should start slow with hyaluronic acid, applying it once per day to see how your skin takes to it. If you find your skin is really benefiting from the additional hydration, you should apply it once in the morning and once in the evening.
Can you use hyaluronic acid and vitamin C serum together?
Vitamin C and hyaluronic acid (HA) can be used together, safely, in your skin care routine. Including both vitamin C and HA in your skin care routine will provide better anti-aging results than choosing only one.
Should I use hyaluronic acid on my face?
If you find your skin is really benefiting from the additional hydration, you should apply it once in the morning and once in the evening. The Ordinary Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 is water-based so should be applied before heavy oils and creams, all over the face.
What are the side effects of hyaluronic acid?
Common side effects may include:
- joint pain, stiffness, or swelling;
- itching, numbness, or tingling;
- headache, dizziness;
- back pain;
- swelling, pain, redness, or mild discomfort where the medicine was injected.