Component of skin tissue. Synthetic variations are used in skincare products to function as a superior skin-identical ingredient. Hyaluronic acid has cell-communicating abilities and can boost skin’s moisture content, reduce inflammation, and help prevent moisture loss. [1,2]
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natural moisturizing factor (NMF)