Sodium Hyaluronate is the sodium salt of Hyaluronic Acid, a glycosaminoglycan consisting of D-glucuronic acid and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine disaccharide units. It exists naturally in humans and animals, and is found in high concentrations in intercellular substance, eye vitreous, umbilical cord, skin, Synovial fluid and rooster/cock comb, and many other soft connective tissues. Sodium Hyaluronate is usually called Hyaluronic Acid in the business world.
Sodium Hyaluronate is a new and advanced biological product with a wide range of molecular weights from thousands up to millions Dalton. Its water solution has a very high moisture retention, viscoelasticity and lubricity. It can be widely used in cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, health food and other industries.