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Paula's Choice Skincare

Hyaluronic Acid Booster

0.50 fl. oz. for $ 34.00
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The focus of Hyaluronic Acid Booster is, as the name implies, supplying skin with a "boost" of ultra-hydrating, wrinkle-smoothing hyaluronic acid. This contains two forms of the ingredient—sodium hyaluronate and pure hyaluronic acid—a beneficial combo because each penetrates different layers of skin to improve moisture content and restore skin on multiple levels. The result? Plumped, more supple, hydrated skin.

The benefits don't just stop at hyaluronic acid—this formula also contains a blend of soothing and skin-replenishing ingredients, such as ceramides and phospholipids, to help skin lock in moisture. Coupled with the skin-restoring ingredient adenosine, you have a targeted solution to help quickly restore damaged or dehydrated skin.

Housed in an opaque pump bottle, the water-based, gel texture blends smoothly on skin and dries quickly. This fragrance-free formula is compatible with all skin types, including those with sensitive skin, and as with all Paula's Choice Boosters, this can be mixed with your serum or moisturizer or used alone. We found Hyaluronic Acid Booster layers beautifully with other treatment products or moisturizers, including eye-area products. If you have dehydrated or dry skin with fine lines and wrinkles, this is an excellent booster to consider adding to your routine.

Pros:
  • Contains both hyaluronic acid and sodium hyaluronate to hydrate and plump skin on multiple levels.
  • Includes several skin-replenishing and soothing ingredients.
  • Doesn't feel heavylightweight gel, compatible with all skin types.
  • Fragrance free.
Cons:
  • None.
Jar Packaging: No
Tested on animals: No
This concentrated hyaluronic acid booster replenishes moisture content in skin for a plump, supple and noticeably smoother appearance.
Water (Aqua), Glycerin (hydration/skin replenishing), Yeast Extract (skin replenishing), Sodium Hyaluronate (hydration/skin replenishing), Hyaluronic Acid (hydration/skin replenishing), Ceramide NP (hydration/skin replenishing), Ceramide AP (hydration/skin replenishing), Ceramide EOP (hydration/skin replenishing), Phytosphingosine (hydration/skin replenishing), Adenosine (skin-restoring), Cholesterol (skin replenishing), Panthenol (skin replenishing), Silanetriol (hydration), Butylene Glycol (hydration), Sodium Lauroyl Lactylate (hydration), Carbomer (texture-enhancing), Xanthan Gum (texture-enhancing), Polysorbate 20 (texture-enhancing), Phenoxyethanol (preservative), Ethylhexylglycerin (preservative).

Paula's Choice Skincare At-A-Glance

 

Paula's Choice Skincare was established in 1995 when best-selling beauty author and consumer advocate Paula Begoun (known as The Cosmetics Cop) decided to develop her own products.

As a natural evolution of Paula's personal mission to help consumers find the best products for their skin, the line has grown into an extensive range of skincare and makeup products that are formulated to meet the needs of almost every skin type and skin concern imaginable, from acne to wrinkles.

Paulas Choice Skincare relies on published research where available to discover the best ingredients for skin. Stable packaging is another feature of the brand, using innovative, opaque, and air-tight or air-restrictive components that keep antioxidants and other light- and air-sensitive ingredients from breaking down. The line is also 100% fragrance-free.

Disclosure: Paula Begoun is the creator of Beautypedia and founder of Paula's Choice Skincare products. Reviewing thousands of skincare and makeup products over the past 30 years, both on this site and in her best-selling books, Paula's mission has always been to help consumers find the best products possible for their skin. The Beautypedia Team proudly and unequivocally maintains this commitment. In addition, The Beautypedia Team reviews all products using the same rating standards and criteria, whether it is a Paula's Choice product or another brand.

Why are Paula's Choice Skincare products rated highly? The Paula's Choice Skincare Team would not launch a product unless it was worthy of a high rating from The Beautypedia Team. Paula and The Beautypedia Team were researching and reviewing products long before Paula's Choice Skincare ever existed and consumers were constantly requesting a skincare brand that met all of Beautypedias criteria. As a result, The Paula's Choice Skincare Team was created and uses the same research and criteria to formulate Paula's Choice products as The Beautypedia Team uses to review products.

For more information about Paula's Choice, call (800) 831-4088 or visit www.paulaschoice.com.

About the Experts

The Beautypedia team consists of skin care and makeup experts personally trained by the original Cosmetics Cop and best-selling beauty author, Paula Begoun. We’re fascinated by skin care and makeup products and thrilled when they meet or exceed our expectations, but we’re also disappointed when they fail to perform as claimed, are wildly overpriced, or contain ingredients scientific research has proven can hurt skin.

Our mission has always been to help you find the best products for your skin, no matter your budget or preferences. Beautypedia’s thorough and insightful reviews cut through the hype and provide reliable recommendations for all ages, skin types, and skin tones.