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Hyaluronic acid is naturally found in the skin (and in other body tissues), where it helps bind water to collagen to keep skin plump, hydrated and healthy. It can hold up to 1000 times its own weight in water, which is precisely what makes it so good at hydrating.
Otherwise known as vitamin B3, this ingredient does it all — and works for every skin type. It’s been shown to have many skin benefits, including brightening, evening out tone and texture, fading fine lines, fighting inflammation, and improving skin barrier function.
Classified as a beta-hydroxy acid (BHA), salicylic acid works to exfoliate dead skin cells on a deep level, improve texture and tone, and help regulate oil production to prevent and clear up breakouts.
Vitamin E is a potent antioxidant that helps fight off free radicals, protect against environmental stressors, and restore skin cell health.