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Does hyaluronic acid help with aging skin?

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  • AShirley Madhere, MD, Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery, answered
    Does hyaluronic acid help with aging skin?
    Hyaluronic acid is a part of our connective tissue that makes skin look plump; it retains moisture to the tissues and helps firm up wrinkles. Watch plastic surgeon Shirley Madhere, MD, explain the benefits of hyaluronic acid and where to find it. 
  • Results of human study showed that a hyaluronic acid product, Juvéderm Ultra Plus®, reduced the appearance of nasolabial folds (creases between the nose and lips) more so than a bovine collagen-based filler. Additional research is needed to confirm these early findings.

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