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Anyone else’s kids completely aged them and looking for some skincare to repair the damage?

Caudalie’s Resveratrol-Lift Firming Cashmere Cream has been clinically proven to make skin 98% firmer in less than 3 weeks*.

So could it be an alternative to Retinol?

Read on to find out…

*Clinical study: % of satisfaction, 44 volunteers, 18 days.

What Exactly is Retinol?

Retinol (aka Vitamin A) is an antioxidant within your body and an incredible ingredient that can benefit your skin. Because Retinol can cause irritation and redness, one of the biggest misconceptions is that it exfoliates the skin. Instead, it helps to support the skin, and because of its uniquely small molecular structure, it can penetrate the deepest levels of our skin and help boost the production of collagen and elastin. *Which keeps us looking young.

What Can I Use Instead of Retinol?

While you can’t match the exact power of Retinol (Vitamin A), you can mimic the effects with some incredible gentler alternatives.
Highly effective skincare like Caudalie’s Resveratrol-Lift range, contains an exclusive anti-ageing patent, which uses Vine Resveratrol, Hyaluronic Acids and Vegan Collagen Booster, to stimulate all 3 types of collagen, which can visibly help the signs of ageing.

  • 98% Firmer skin in less than 3 weeks*
  • X5 more natural collagen production**
  • X2 more natural hyaluronic acid production**

*Clinical study: % of satisfaction, 44 volunteers, 18 days. **Test in vitro on ingredients.

Are Retinol Alternatives Any Good?

Yes absolutely! They can work wonders to enhance your complexion, and many are safe to use throughout pregnancy and breastfeeding. They’re also gentler to use on sensitive complexions that might be more prone to hormonal flare-ups.

What We Thought When We Used Them…

“I have been a long-term fan of Retinol, so when I found out I was pregnant, I wasn’t sure where to start with an alternative. I was pleasantly surprised by how well other ingredients stood up. During my first (very sickly!) trimester, I felt like my skin became very dull. After introducing a collagen-based cream to my morning routine, I started to see the pregnancy-like glow that I expected to receive naturally!”
TMC Contributor, Matilda Stanley

Where to Find Retinol Alternatives…

Caudalie’s Resveratrol-Lift range encompasses a set of facial products that work to plump and smooth your complexion and contains a mix of unique and hard-working ingredients.

The Powerful Ingredients in Caudalie’s Resveratrol-Lift Range…

  1. Hyaluronic Acid
    Plumps and hydrates the skin.
  2. Resveratrol
    Similar to Retinol, it is an antioxidant that can reduce the appearance of wrinkles, even skin tone and helps with firmness.
  3. Vegan Collagen 1:
    A patented plant-based ingredient that mimics the same collagen found in our skin. It also boosts collagen production and reinforces skin firmness.
  4. Collagen Booster
    Makes your face look less tired and more youthful.

The Products…

Resveratrol-Lift Instant Firming Retinol Alternative Serum
Resveratrol-Lift Instant Firming Retinol Alternative Serum

A wonderfully light serum that glides on – making your face feel firmer and reducing fine lines.

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Resveratrol-Lift Firming Cashmere Cream
Resveratrol-Lift Firming Cashmere Cream

An absolute joy to apply. This smooth moisturiser improves the overall texture and tone of your skin. *It also has an environmentally friendly refill option, giving you even more reason to re-purchase.

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Resveratrol-Lift Firming Eye Gel Cream
Resveratrol-Lift Firming Eye Gel Cream

A saviour when you’re lacking in sleep. This contains skin-lifting peptides and a smoothing formula that helps reduce the appearance of tired eyes.

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Resveratrol-Lift Firming Night Cream
Resveratrol-Lift Firming Night Cream

This is full of repairing ingredients that help to fix the effects of a broken night’s sleep. Rebuilding your skin overnight, it makes you feel more human come morning. *Refill also available.

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