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Hydrating Properties

Water retention and distribution are essential elements for proper skin care. Figures 1 and 2 demonstrate the effectiveness of HylaSponges® in retaining large volumes of water.

Figure 1.

Dry (non-hydrated) HylaSponge®molecules.

Figure 2. 

Three hydrated HylaSponges® close to one another. Note how the sponges have increased 100 times in volume during the hydration process

(courtesy of Matrix Biology Institute)