If one of your new year's resolutions is to level up your skincare routine, you might be considering adding a serum into your regimen. There's a great deal of serums you can choose from depending on your skin concern, so it's easy to feel overwhelmed because of all the options. Looking for a serum that can help keep your skin hydrated while giving you a smoother, more youthful complexion? Consider trying a hyaluronic acid serum. Don't get intimidated by its name: Just think of it as an ingredient that acts as a sponge on the surface of your skin—it helps your skin hold more moisture, letting you get the most out of your skincare products and, maybe, just maybe, give you the glass skin of your dreams!
We list some of the best hyaluronic acid serums you can get your hands on right now:
Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 (30ml) (P650) from The Ordinary
One of The Ordinary's best-selling products, the Hyaluronic Acid 2% + B5 is a great serum for locking in moisture. The hyaluronic acid paired with hydrating B5 is a powerful moisture bomb, keeping your skin moisturized for longer periods of time. Just apply a few drops and massage into your skin right before applying your face cream—this will help you get the most out of your serum and moisturizer!
Hydrating Hyaluronic Acid Serum (30ml) (P1,500) from Cerave
If your feed is anything like ours, then you'll notice that skincare brand Cerave has been the talk of town thanks to their promising products that nourish skin. Their Hydrating Hyaluronic Acid Serum has a gel cream formula that keeps skin moisturized and plump which improves the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles—perfect if you're combatting skin-aging!
Powerful-Strength Line-Reducing Concentrate (P3,900) from Kiehl's
This rich skin cocktail from Kiehl's is formulated with a blend of vitamin C and hyaluronic acid. Both ingredients have anti-aging properties, with the former promoting collagen products while the latter minimizes the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. This serum doesn't only help you flaunt a youthful complexion, it also protects skin from free radicals and keeps it moisturized all day long!
Morning Expert Hyaluronic Serum (P3,015) from This Works
Flaunt a bright complexion every morning with the help of this serum from This Works. It's packed with a rich blend of hyaluronic acid and vitamin C—both ingredients combat dullness, aging, and dryness so you can look fresh, radiant, and ready to seize the day.
B-Hydra™ Intensive Hydration Serum (P2,830) from Drunk Elephant
This lightweight and fast-absorbing serum from Drunk Elephant is packed with vitamin B5, ceramide, and hyaluronic acid which all work to hydrate and strengthen your skin, so it becomes tighter, smoother, and softer.
Hyaluronic Acid (P595) from The Inkey List
The Inkey List's Hyaluronic Acid serum claims to be a moisture-magnet, helping your skin retain moisture so it stays smooth and plump after application. You can get the most out of this product when you apply it right after cleansing, when skin is still damp, so it's absorbed better by the skin. Follow it up with your favorite moisturizer so your skin stays fresh and healthy all day long.
O2 Energy Power Serum Spray (P950) from Neogen Dermology
This spray-type serum from Neogen is lightweight and ultra-hydrating, thanks to the hyaluronic acid in its formula. It promises to promote skin elasticity, improve blood circulation, and increase hydration so you can get skin that's naturally healthy and radiant.
Hyaluronic Acid Hydra Power Essence (P848) from COSRX
COSRX's refreshing Hyaluronic Acid Hydra Power Essence combines hyaluronic acid and sea buckthorn water, an antioxidant, which both work to hydrate, strengthen, soothe, and brighten your skin for a healthy, youthful glow. After cleansing and toning, spray into a cotton ball or directly onto your face and gently massage to help your skin absorb the product.
Sensitive Skin Soothing Serum (P2,950) from Murad
This soothing serum from Murad promises to relieve dry and itchy skin with the help of hyaluronic acid in its formula which helps retain skin's moisture. It's also enriched with chamomile extracts which soothes skin, eliminating redness so skin stays clear and fresh.
Hyaluronic Acid + Beta-Glucan Serum (P625) from Modest Skincare
This hyaluronic acid from Modest Skincare promises to not only keep skin moisturized but also improve its texture, strengthen skin's defense, and soothe skin irritation with the help of beta-glucan. It's perfect for those who need a moisture boost, stat!
*This story originally appeared on Spot.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.