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Brand Focus: Caudalie


Favouring natural ingredients, Caudalie are the ultimate environmentally friendly brand. Committed to delivering all-natural, anti-ageing skincare, Caudalie was born on a French vineyard nearly two decades ago. Combining eco-conscious ethics and the most highly advanced cosmetic science, the French brand boasts a plethora of products for a variety of skin concerns.

It All Began In A Vineyard In France…

Founded in a French vineyard in 1993 by Mathilde Thomas and her husband Bertrand, whilst she was working on her family’s vineyard, Mathilde uncovered that the vine and grapes of the vineyard held tremendous benefits for the skin. Enlisting the help of Professor Vercauteren, who now serves at the brand’s scientific advisor, Mathilde began extracting the vines superior benefits and Caudalie was born.


Caudalie Founders: Bertrand Thomas and Mathilde

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Today, the brand’s ethos has been dubbed “Cosm-ethics” by its founders, paying homage to Caudalie’s commitment for eco-consciousness and respect for the environment. Pushing the boundaries of skincare, Caudalie became the first ever brand to use grape-seed extract in cosmetic formulation – and the rest is history!

The Favourites

Caudalie Vinosource Moistursing Sorbet

What is it? Much like a real sorbet, this moisturising product boasts refreshing, immediate hydration. Working to reactivate the skin’s hydration mechanisms and replenish its water reserves, the lightweight formula works hard to quench thirsty, dried out skin.

What’s in it? Dubbed “the superfood for your skin” by the brand, the products powerful ingredients include a delicious mix of hydrating grape fruit, soothing chamomile and anti-oxidant rich polyphenols.

When to use: Suitable for sensitive skin, the sorbet should be applied both morning and evening, after cleansing.

Caudalie Moisturising Toner

What is it? This nourishing product works hard to tone, cleanse and completely revitalise the skin. The product is the perfect for removing the last traces of makeup, as well as increasing the effectiveness of your daily skincare regimen.

What’s in it? Highly concentrated in Vinolevure, a strengthening and moisturising ingredient.

When to use: Apply both morning and night using a cotton pad on cleansed face, neck and eyes. With no need to rinse off the lotion, your lotion leaves your skin perfectly toned, flawless and ready to apply the final stages of your skincare regimen and your makeup.

Caudalie Resveratrol Lift Night Infusion Cream

What is it? This Caudalie night cream works hard to lift and define the contours of the face, such as the cheekbones and the jawline whilst completely regenerating the skin overnight.

What’s in it? Made with the brand’s trailblazing formula, the product’s vine resveratrol works to firm and tighten the skin. Infused with hyaluronic acid the cream works hard to plump and smooth the skin, revealing a younger-looking complexion.

When to use: The clue is the name. A rich night cream, the cream has been created for evening use, leaving your skin rejuvenated, refreshed and silky soft.

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Caudalie Vinoperfect Radiance Serum

What is it? This product is specialist in delivering anti-dark spot treatment. Providing exceptional anti-ageing action, the serum works hard to neutralise cellular oxidation and tackle free radicals which lead to the formation of dark sports – leaving your complexion even, luminous and beautifully radiant. This product is the saviour for those who are sun derived or sun ageing dark spots, or have pregnancy marks.

What’s in it? Clinically proven to reduce the appearance of dark spots in up to four weeks, the oil-free serum is packed with powerful viniferine. Instantly absorbing in to the skin, the high-concentrated product promotes even skintone and boosts radiance, whilst working well under makeup as a primer.

When to use: Perfect for all skin types, the serum is best used during both morning and night. It also works well under makeup as a primer!

Caudalie Polyphenols C15 Anti-Wrinkle Defense Serum

What is it? The serum’s natural protection mechanism works against natural external aggressors to fight hard against pollution and stress.

What’s in it? Concentrated with an abundance of active ingredients such as Grape Polyphenol, Vitamin C and Hyaluronic Acid the formula words hard to block free radicals and visibly correct wrinkles.

When to use? Apply morning and night, after cleansing and before applying a moisturiser.



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