Hyaluronic Acid vs Glycolic Acid


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Glycolic Acid

Glycolic acid is a versatile AHA that can help improve the appearance of spots, scars and wrinkles while making skin more radiant. Plus, it will shrink pores and it’s one of the best acids for aging skin. Benefits of glycolic acid include the following:

  • Exfoliates the outermost layer of the skin
  • Minimizes skin discoloration/acne scars
  • Stimulates collagen production
  • Prevents clogged pores
  • Suits normal, combination, oil skin types
  • Better option for acne treatments or skin exfoliation than Hyaluronic Acidd

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Hyaluronic Acid

Most people have probably heard of hyaluronic acid used in moisturizers. That’s because it’s a superb water-retaining hydrater. It’s ideal for aging skin as it improves the appearance of fine lines and softens and plumps skin. Other benefits of hyaluronic acid include the following:

  • Hydrates and soothes dry skin
  • Reduces redness/dermatitis
  • Nourishes and hydrates the skin
  • Improves barrier function
  • Suits all skin types
  • A great option for dehydrated skin

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