How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

Introduction

How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

Regular moisturizing of skin is one of the basic factors for youth and beauty preservation. Hyaluronic acid is considered as one of the most effective ingredients among the moisturizing agents. Being used in a cream even in a lowest concentration, hyaluronic acid can extensively improve condition of skin. It refreshes the skin, delaying the formation of age wrinkles.

You´ll need

  • Chamomile hydrosol – 2.82 oz (80 g.)
  • Limnanthes alba oil – 0.21 oz (6 g.)
  • Monoi de Tahiti oil – 0.14 oz (4 g.)
  • Emulsifier Montanov 68 – 0.14 oz (4 g.)
  • Peptides of oat proteins – 0.09 oz (2.5 g.)
  • Honey extract – 0.07 oz (2 g.)
  • Hyaluronic acid with high molecular weight – 0.009 oz (0.25 g.)
  • Hyaluronic acid with low molecular weight – 0.009 oz (0.25 g.)
  • Preservative Optihen plus – 0.03 oz (1 g.)

Steps

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Applying hyaluronic acid on skin creates a supple film which prevents an evaporation and loss of moisture of skin. When using powdered hyaluronic acid, you should pour it beforehand with a small quantity of hydrosol and leave for several hours to attain a transparent gel condition.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    After the powder has transformed into a uniform transparent gel, you can start making the cream.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Heat the oils using a water bath method. Limnanthes alba oil refreshes, moisturizes, and nourishes the skin. It has the toughest antioxidant properties, easy to be absorbed, leaves no fat content and heavy feeling, and is also considered as one of the best skin moisturizers. Monoi de Tahiti oil moisturizes, nourishes, restores elasticity of skin, and stabilizes metabolism.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Add emulsifier Montanov 68 into the oils and heat the mixture until the emulsifier is totally molten.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    At the same time, heat the chamomile hydrosol in a different bowl.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Right after the emulsifier has been completely dissolved, pour out the oil phase into the water phase. Mix them thoroughly by using a spoon or glass rod and then mix with a mini mixer. Once the homogeneous emulsion has been achieved, continue stirring with glass rod or spoon until the cream is cooled.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Prepare actives. Put honey extract into the hyaluronic gel, it moisturizes the skin, giving it suppleness and develops the complexion.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Add dry peptides of the oat proteins in the mixture from previous step. This powder can easily be dissolved in the water phase, increases the skin softness and moisture absorption. Besides the cosmetic properties, peptides of the oat proteins improve the tangible characteristics of the cream, causing creaminess and softness when applied to the skin.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Pour out the active phase into the cool cream and mix it thoroughly again.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Add the preservative.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Transfer cream into the pre-disinfected jar. At first, it appears to be a liquid, but cream will obtain a more thick consistence with time.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    Using of cream with hyaluronic acid will result into a very tender and light skin. Oil within the cream will be completely absorbed almost instantly after the application, leaving skin light and without fat feelings.

  • How to make a light moisturizing face cream with hyaluronic acid

    This cream can also be used as base for make-up. It moisturizes and nourishes skin, leaving it smooth, firm, and flexible. It also improves skin complexion and condition as a whole.

Warnings

  • We didn’t use any flavors or essential oils. Mona de Tahiti oil has a very pleasant aroma. If you like, you can add you favorite essential oil into the cream, depending on the type of your skin.

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Comments

  1. Lotsa 21 October 2013 :

    The hyaluronic acid is now included in nearly all anti-aging creams, but their prices often make them unaffordable. But due to your article I can make it myself and be sure of its safety, that is impossible with the manufactured creams.

  2. Pearl 27 August 2014 :

    Hi! I love the idea of making my own creams!

     

    can you share with me where i can buy the mentioned ingredients at small quantities at reasonable prices so i can make my own =)

  3. Hi Pearl, You have to search in google with this phrase: soap ingredients online shop

     

    You’ll find hundreds of stores for soap makers.

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