Hyaluronic acid is actively used in cosmetology and medicine. These all-natural substances can significantly improve the condition and appearance of the skin.
Hyaluronic acid is actually a group of substances from the group of polysaccharides. In the adult human body contains approximately 15 grams of these substances a third of this volume is used during the day, and in parallel the stocks replenished. Most of the substance is in different layers of the skin.
With age the production of hyaluronic acid decreases. Skin aging cannot be attributed only to this factor is influenced by many others. But to combat the signs of aging hyaluronic acid is considered very effective.
The most popular is the injection of hyaluronic acid with injections, but studies show efficiency of creams and serums for home use, where the concentration of the substance is about 0.1%. A tangible positive effect from creams and serums is observed about a month after the start of the course – the substance needs a little “pile up”. Contraindications for its use, but it is still necessary to obtain specialist advice to ensure the efficiency and safety of selected tools.
Hyaluronic acid has unique properties – one gram of the substance capable of holding a liter of water. This is one of the main advantages of this substance to the skin – it deeply moisturized, which in itself leads to an improvement in appearance and reduction of wrinkles. In addition, it increases elasticity and ability to regenerate.
By the way, hyaluronic acid is used not only in cosmetology. It is actively used in medicine, for example for treatment of joints and post-operative recovery.