Hyaluronic Acid - A wonderful Humectant !
1. Hyaluronic acid is extensively present in a wide range of areas in our body. It is a naturally occurring type of sugar, synthesised by the body.
2. It’s core functions is to retain water, keep our tissues well lubricated, thus making our skin look firm & youthful. It can also increase collagen production, another way it helps our skin as we age.
3. However it starts depleting as we age, the reduction starts as early as our 20’s. It reduces to 50% by the time we hit 40.
4. Good serums can help replenish the stores. Oral collagen supplements should be considered. Injectable HA at Clinics is immensely helpful !