Discover How Hyaluronic Acid Benefits Your Skin

Discover How Hyaluronic Acid Benefits Your Skin

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If you are looking to give skin a boost of hydration, look for products with Hyaluronic Acid, a beloved skincare ingredient that helps replenish moisture and strengthen skin. Learn more about the benefits of Hyaluronic Acid for your skin.

Why is Hyaluronic Acid so good for your skin?

Hyaluronic Acid helps replenish skin to boost hydration, improve elasticity and strengthen skin. Since it is already naturally occurring in skin, it is highly compatible with skin making it a trustedand effective skincare ingredient. As you age, Hyaluronic Acid levels decrease and adding a moisturizer or facial serum with Hyaluronic Acid can help plump and hydrate.

What are the benefits of Hyaluronic Acid?

You may notice that Hyaluronic Acid is in your favorite serum or moisturizer but what does it actually do? In addition to boosting hydration, Hyaluronic Acid benefits skin by helping to:

  • Immediately smooth rough surfaces
  • Provide a protective layer to help skin retain moisture
  • Strengthen skin to improve its structural flexibility

What are the uses of Hyaluronic Acid?

Hyaluronic Acid was first used in skincare in the 1960s. In the 1990s, it was included in more cosmetic and skincare formulas.

Is Hyaluronic Acid good for wrinkles and fine lines?

Moisture and Hyaluronic Acid decline with age which can cause skin to become dehydrated. When skin is dry or dehydrated, fine lines, wrinkles, dull skin and rough texture are more visible. Using hydrating products with Hyaluronic Acid can help visibly improve lines and wrinkles for smoother, younger-looking skin.

Is Hyaluronic Acid also good for your hair?

While Hyaluronic Acid is a trusted skincare ingredient, it also has moisturizing properties for your hair and scalp. Within hair care formulas, Hyaluronic Acid hydrates hair and helps it retain moisture for a smoother and softer appearance.

What skin type should use Hyaluronic Acid?

Every product with Hyaluronic Acid is different so it is important to look for formulas for your skin type and concerns. Hyaluronic Acid by itself is an efficacious hydrator suitable for all skin types so it can be an effective ingredient in formulas foroily skin. While oily skin may feel greasy, it can actually be dehydrated (lacking in water). Hyaluronic Acid is an effective moisturizer for oily and combination skin types as it provides effective hydration while feeling lightweight on skin. Products with Hyaluronic Acid are also effective for dry and dehydrated skin types who benefit from hydrating and moisturizing formulas to plump and smooth skin with moisture.

Kiehl’s Hair & Skin Products with Hyaluronic Acid

Our chemists have infused this ultra-hydrating ingredient into some of our most beloved formulas. Different products require different types of Hyaluronic Acid. Kiehl’s chemists carefully select forms of Hyaluronic Acidto effectively optimize each formula with the ideal type of this ingredient. Learn more about Kiehl’s products with Hyaluronic Acid for skin and hair.

Vital Skin-Strengthening Super Serum

Strengthen Skin with a Super Serum

Vital Skin-Strengthening Super Serum

Formulated with 11kDa Hyaluronic Acid – our smallest form of Hyaluronic Acid – and our proprietary Adaptogenic Herbal Complex, our skin-strengthening serum helps visibly reduce fine lines, improve resilience and boost radiance. This lightweight, fast-absorbing formula doubles skin’s strength* and helps to resist skin-aging stressors like pollution, temperature and environmental toxins which can lead to signs of aging.

*Based on Skin Strength Index = Composite average score of skin suppleness, plumpness and resiliency.

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Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate

Target Lines and Wrinkles with a Potent Serum with Vitamin C and Hyaluronic Acid

Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate

These two proven skincare ingredients power up in our Vitamin C serum. With 12.5% Vitamin C plus Hyaluronic Acid, this formula helps visibly reduce wrinkles, smooth texture and boost radiance. Kiehl’s chemists carefully developed this water-free Vitamin C serum with fragmented Hyaluronic Acid to draw in moisture to instantly smooth skin and help visibly reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles over time.

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Super Multi-Corrective Cream

Visibly Lift, Firm and Retexturize Skin with a Moisturizer with Hyaluronic Acid

Super Multi-Corrective Cream

Target signs of aging with our anti-aging facial cream. Formulated with Beech Tree Extract and fragmented Hyaluronic Acid, this formula visibly lifts, smoothes, firms, retexturizes and moisturizes for younger-looking skin.

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Super Multi-Corrective Eye-Opening Serum

Help Restore a Youthful Shape to Eyes with a 5-in-1 Eye Serum

Super Multi-Corrective Eye-Opening Serum

Visibly lift, firm and smooth the eye area with our anti-aging eye serum. Formulated with Sodium Hyaluronateplus Botanical Extract and Illuminating Minerals, this efficacious formula helps visibly reduce crow’s feet, dark circles and under-eye wrinkles.

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Hydrate Damaged Hair with Hair Care Formulas

After treating your skin to the benefits of Hyaluronic Acid, add it into your hair care routine with Kiehl’s Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Collection.

Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Shampoo

Cleanse & Smooth with a Shampoo with Hyaluronic Acid

Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Shampoo

Smooth and repair with our hydrating shampoo for damaged hair formulated with Hyaluronic Acid plus Moringa Tree Oil and Ceramides.

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Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Conditioner

Nourish & Soften with a Conditioner with Hyaluronic Acid

Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Conditioner

Help repair weak and brittle hair with our hydrating conditioner for damaged hair for hair that looks lustrous and supple.

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Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Leave-In Treatment

Hydrate & Replenish with a Hair Treatment with Hyaluronic Acid

Damage Repairing & Rehydrating Leave-In Treatment

Smooth dry, depleted hair with our leave-in treatment for damaged hair to fortify each fiber for shiny, lustrous and healthy-looking hair.

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