YOUR ANTI-DARK SPOT
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Whether due to hormonal fluctuations, repeated sun exposure or blemishes, dark spots can occur in all women aged 20 to 60.

Dark spots can be avoided and corrected by using an effective anti-dark spot product, which makes the skin more even and radiant, whatever the skin complexion.

UNDERSTANDING DARK SPOTS

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The Instant Brightening Moisturizer with Niacinamide is the hydrating day cream of our Vinoperfect collection. Its velvety gel texture keeps the skin radiant throughout the day.

95% of women found their skin instantly more radiant*(1)

Its powerful formula: Niacinamide combined with Viniferine and brightening white peony which work together to prevent and correct dark spots while evening the complexion.

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TESTED AND PROVEN

Discover the results of the Vinoperfect dark spot correcting routine after 8 weeks of use:
Essence + Serum + Day Cream.

93%

of women found their skin was more radiant(3)

94%

of women found their dark spots were corrected(3)

2X as effective against dark spots**(4)

93%

of women found their skin was more radiant(3)

94%

of women found their dark spots were corrected(3)

100%

2X as effective against dark spots**(4)

Results may vary according to your skin.



YOUR ANTI-DARK SPOT ROUTINE

Your effective, 4-step anti-dark spot ritual for a visibly brighter and radiant complexion.

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Prep your skin
Vinoperfect Concentrated Brightening Essence

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Correct Dark Spots
Vinoperfect Radiance Serum

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Brighten
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Wake up to brighter skin
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THE STAR INGREDIENT

THE STAR INGREDIENT

Viniferine from grapevine sap

Viniferine

Viniferine from grapevine sap

Viniferine, Caudalie's exclusive patented ingredient, is one of the most effective natural molecules for correcting dark spots and boosting radiance.
Non-irritating. Suitable for even the most sensitive skin types.

Proven effectiveness:

62x more than vitamin C(2)
4x more than kojic acid(2)
13x more than arbutin(2)

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ALL ABOUT DARK SPOTS

Dark spots occur when there is an excessive production of melanin, the pigment that gives your skin its natural color.

Sun exposure, hormonal fluctuations and / or the natural aging of the skin can result in the appearance of dark spots or a dull complexion.

ALL THE ANSWERS TO YOUR QUESTIONS

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Dark spots caused by exposure to the sun, called actinic lentigo, generally appear on the skin most exposed to the sun, such as the face, cleavage, shoulders and hands. They often appear after a sunburn or repeated sun exposure.

I have dark spots on my face that appear after sun exposure. What should I do?

One of the top causes of pigmentation spots appearing is sun exposure. Exposure to the sun makes new dark spots appear and reinforces existing dark spots. That is why it's so important to wear protective clothing, wear SPF and to limit your sun exposure. It is also recommended to apply a non-photosensitizing anti-dark spot cream under your sun cream as a preventative measure.

If I apply an anti-dark spot cream under my sun cream, will I tan less?

Anti-dark spot creams regulate the overproduction of melanin in the skin. Tanning is a regular, normal overproduction of melanin. An anti-dark spot cream targets the overproduction and does not limit your ability to tan. However, the product's action regulates the production of melanin for a lasting, uniform tan.

Are anti-dark spot creams photosensitizing?

Some anti-dark spot creams can photosensitize the skin. For example, products with AHA should not be used in association with sun exposure. In order to prevent the appearance of pigment spots on a daily basis, it is important to use a skincare product with a non-photosensitizing formula if you will be applying it before sun exposure.

Is an SPF 50 sun cream enough to prevent dark spots?

In order to avoid reinforcing the skin's existing dark spots, it is fundamental to apply an SPF 50 sun cream before sun exposure and to renew the application every two hours. You should also protect exposed zones with clothing and avoid sun exposure between noon and 4pm. Throughout the year, protect your skin with a moderate protection (SPF 20) if you live in a region where the sun is not too strong. Apply a non-photosensitizing anti-dark spot care product before you apply your sun cream to reinforce its anti-dark spot action.

If I apply an anti-dark spot cream to my tanned skin, will it ruin my tan?

Anti-dark spot creams do not limit your ability to tan. To the contrary, the product's action regulates the production of melanin for a lasting, uniform tan. To maintain your tan longer, remember to intensely moisturize your skin after sun exposure.

Can I use self-tanning lotion if my skin is prone to dark spots?

Applying self-tanning lotion to skin prone to dark spots is not advised; this is because self-tanning lotion can accentuate their shade and make them more visible.

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Acne spots are a type of hyperpigmentation due to inflammation.

I had acne in my teenage years and my spots left marks on my face, what should I do?

It is possible that a build up of melanin (the pigment responsible for the coloring of the skin) has formed during the healing of acne spots. The scar then appears browner than the rest of the skin. This overproduction of melanin may be due to over exposure to the sun or inflammation. The best solution for this skin type is to apply a daily dark spot treatment with a fluid texture followed by sun protection.

I do not understand the difference between acne dark spots and acne scars. Do both disappear with the anti-dark spot treatment?

Those are different kinds of imperfections. Acne spots are a type of hyperpigmentation due to inflammation. They can be treated with an anti-dark spot care routine. Acne scars, however, are deep, colorless marks that cannot be treated with anti-dark spot care products.

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Dark spots caused by pregnancy, called melasma or, more commonly, the "Pregnancy pigmentation", generally appear on the face like a mask. The pigmented zone spreads in a symmetrical way from the forehead to the cheeks, and appears in women experiencing hormonal changes such as pregnancy.

I have pregnancy mask. What should I do?

The pregnancy mask can disappear after giving birth, once your hormone levels return to normal. However, it can reappear as soon as you expose your face to the sun, and it can also become a permanent feature on your face. To restore a bright, uniform complexion, it is important to adopt a complete, natural, paraben-free anti-dark spot beauty routine and proper sun protection.

How can I avoid getting pregnancy mask?

To avoid getting a mask of pregnancy, it is important to remain extremely vigilant throughout your pregnancy and the months following delivery. Protect your skin from the sun with the application of a high SPF cream, and follow an anti-dark spot treatment. A dark-haired woman may be more prone to this type of dark spot than a light-haired woman, but, contrary to popular belief, the latter can also develop a pregnancy mask.

I gave birth several weeks ago. Am I still at risk of getting a mask of pregnancy?

Because of the high hormone levels in the body and skin, the pregnancy mask can still appear several months after delivery. Breastfeeding can also increase the chances of getting a pregnancy mask. The use of sun protection for any amount of exposure is necessary. The use of anti-dark spot products to treat existing dark spots and prevent the appearance of new ones is also recommended.

I am taking birth control pills. Will this increase the number of my dark spots?

The influence of hormones can cause dark spots to appear. The use of sun protection for any amount of exposure is critical. The idea is to incorporate sunscreen into an anti-dark spot routine to treat existing dark spots and prevent the appearance of new ones.

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Age spots, called lentigo senilis, appear for the most part on people over the age of 40.

As the years go by, I notice that dark spots are appearing on my face. What should I do?

Cutaneous aging is one of the causes for the appearance of pigment spots at the skin's surface. The use of anti-dark spots treatments helps regulate the presence of melanin, the skin's pigment, in order to reduce the sizes of pigment spots and diminish their brown color. It is critical to protect your skin from the sun's rays using an SPF 50 sun protection in case of direct exposure and SPF 20 all year round. You may also apply a non-photosensitizing anti-dark spot care product before applying your sun cream to prevent their appearance.

I have dark spots on my hands. What should I do?

It is said that hands betray our age. Although the hands are often exposed to the sun and are prone to cutaneous aging, they are generally overlooked in skincare routines, and dark spots tend to appear there. The use of specifically targeted creams helps regulate the presence of melanin, the skin's pigment, in order to reduce the sizes of pigment spots and diminish their brown color. It is also critical to protect your skin from the sun's rays using SPF 50 sun protection in case of direct exposure and SPF 20 daily if you live in an area where the sun is not so strong.

I have dark spots on my décolleté. What should I do?

The use of anti-dark spot skincare products should not stop at the jawline. The skin of the neck and décolleté, prone to cutaneous aging, is often exposed to the sun. These care products help regulate the presence of melanin, the skin's pigment, in order to reduce the sizes of pigment spots and diminish their brown color. It's also important to protect your skin from the sun's rays using SPF 50 sun protection in case of direct exposure and SPF 20 daily if you live in an area where the sun is not so strong.

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