I’m sure you now have at least some idea of what hyaluronic acid can do for your skin. If you’re not familiar, I’ll give you the CliffsNotes version. Basically, hyaluronic acid is a huge hydration booster in the skin. Board Certified Dermatologist Marisa Garshick break it for us. ““Hyaluronic acid can be a useful ingredient in a foundation, as it is a humectant, which has a hygroscopic effect,” she says. It can also give skin a plump, dewy glow and make it easier to apply makeup. “
Honestly, I’m always looking for ways to make my makeup smoother and more radiant, so a foundation with hyaluronic acid is definitely a good choice. I’ve also noticed recently that a lot of foundation can cause wrinkles if you’re not careful — another thing hyaluronic acid can do for you. For some skin-friendly options, continue reading below.