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What it is:
A highly concentrated, oil-free serum to visibly combat dark spots, even skin tone, and boost radiance. This new-and-improved brightening serum is now more effective, cleaner, and comes in new sustainable packaging.
Skin Type: Normal and Combination
Skincare Concerns: Dark Spots, Dullness, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity
Formulation: Lightweight Serum
- Patented Vine Sap Viniferine: Shown to be 62 times more effective than vitamin C at brightening, Viniferine visibly diminishes and prevents dark spots and evens the look of skin tone.
- Olive Squalane: Non-greasy, hydrating ingredient that delivers moisture.
- Biomimetic Emulsifier: Enhances Viniferine‘s brightening efficacy.
Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.
What Else You Need to Know: Its lightweight formula visibly reduces the appearance of dark spots by 63 percent, and it‘s effective on all visible discolorations (sunspots, blemish spots, melasma, age spots) and skin tones. It‘s also non-photosensitizing and suitable for sensitive skin.
Clinical Results: In a clinical study with dermatological scoring and 65 volunteers, after 56 days (1 bottle) of use with 2 applications per day:
- 91% of volunteers saw the appearance of dark spots reduced by 63%
Clean + Planet Positive at Sephora
When you see our Clean + Planet Positive seal, this brand's products are formulating without certain ingredients that are potentially harmful to human health and environment. They also address ingredients clients are concerned about, including phthalates, formaldehyde or formaldehyde releasers, oxybenzone and octinoxate, hydroquinone, triclosan, coal tar, methylisothiazolinone and methylchloroisothiazolinone, insoluble plastic microbeads, and more: For the full list, check out the Ingredients tab.
On top of meeting the Clean at Sephora formulated without list, these brands are on a mission to do right by your routine and the planet by making climate commitments and focusing on sustainable sourcing, responsible packaging, and environmental giving.
-Apply morning and evening to face, neck, and décolleté.
-Follow with Vinoperfect Instant Brightening Moisturizer (sold separately) for better results.
-Bottle is 100% recyclable, and dropper is recyclable through Terracycle®.
-As a pioneer of sustainable beauty, Caudalie is committed to reducing packaging waste for all new and existing products by end of 2022, using less plastic, paper and metal to create recycled, recyclable or refillable packaging.
-Viniferine visibly diminishes and prevents dark spots and evens the look of skin tone.
-Olive Squalane: Non-greasy, hydrating ingredient that delivers moisture.
-Biomimetic Emulsifier: Enhances Viniferine‘s brightening efficacy.
Aqua/Water/Eau, Butylene Glycol, Glycerin, Cococaprylate/Caprate, Squalane, Palmitoyl Grapevine Shoot Extract, Polyglyceryl-3 Distearate, Bisabolol, Glyceryl Stearate, Xanthan Gum, Caprylyl Glycol, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Polyacrylate Crosspolymer-6, Potassium Sorbate, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Citric Acid, Sodium Phytate, Sodium Hydroxide, Parfum (Fragrance).
Clean at Sephora products are formulated without the following banned or restricted ingredients (please see Clean at Sephora landing page for full list of specific restrictions and allowances by category – this is not an exhaustive list):
Acrylates, Aluminum Salts, Animal Musks/Fats/Oils, Benzophenones and related compounds, Butoxyethanol, Butylated hydroxyanisole (BHA), Butylated hydroxytulolene (BHT) under 0.1% , Carbon Black or Black 2, Coal Tar, Ethanolamines, Formaldehyde and Formaldehyde Releasing Agents, Hydroquinone, Lead and Lead Acetate, Mercury + Mercury Compounds (Thimerisol), Methoxyethanol, Methyl Cellosolve, Methylchloroisothiazolinone and Methylisothiazolinone, Mineral Oil, Nanomaterials (restrictions for specific nanomaterials only), Oxybenzone, Parabens, Petrolatum and Parrafin (USP grade only), Phenoxyethanol under 1%, Phthalates, Plastic Microbeads, Polyacrylamide & Acrylamide, Resorcinol, Retinyl Palmitate, Styrene, Sulfates, Talc (no detection of asbestos) , Toluene, Triclosan and Triclocarban, Undisclosed Synthetic Fragrance (under 1% and formulated without Acetaldehyde, Acetone, Acetonitrile, Benzalkonium chloride, BPA, EDTA, Methylene chloride, PTFE, PFOA), 1, 4, Dioxane (ingredients must comply with impurity thresholds), Octinoxate, PFAS compounds, Nitromusks and Polycyclic Musks, Ethoxylated Ingredients (including PEGS or polyethylene glycol must meet contamination limits for 1’4 Dioxane and ethylene oxide), Cyclic Silicones, EDTA and derivatives (allowed if no technical substitute under 0.2%)
About the Brand
Born in Bordeaux, powered by antioxidant rich grapes, Caudalie is committed to creating the most effective, clean, natural, and sustainable skincare. The brand partners with Harvard Medical School to develop exclusive patents and highly effective formulas that are safe for the skin and the environment. Caudalie is the largest beauty contributor to 1% for the Planet and gives back 1% of its global sales towards reforestation.
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