Skincare 101: Hyaluronic Acid

Skincare ingredients are so confusing! Let’s break it down. Today…Hyaluronic Acid. 

Vichy Aqualia Thermal Serum

What Is It?

Hyaluronic Acid, AKA sodium hyaluronate or hyaluronon, is a moisturiser.

Lancôme Hydra Zen Moisturising Night Cream

What Does It Do?

As we age, skin loses the ability to retain water. Hyaluronic Acid replenishes lost moisture, plumping skin and reducing fine lines.

Indeed Labs Hydraluron Serum

What’s It In?

Moisturiser, serum. 

Such As?

Estée Lauder Advanced Night Repair

Acids, sound terrifying, actually ace for the face. 

For more info on acids catch up on previous Skincare 101 posts: Salicylic Acid, AHAs

Did you know about hyaluronic acid? What is your favourite moisturiser? Let me know in the comments! 

Next time…Retinol.




  1. February 22, 2017 / 2:58 pm

    These skin care posts are so useful! Love them xx

    • February 22, 2017 / 2:59 pm

      Thanks Rach! I’m so pleased you enjoy them. H x

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