Get To Know Gatineau: The Anti-Ageing Skincare Experts

anti-ageing skincare

Harnessing the power of natural ingredients with pioneering biotechnology, the cult-favourite Parisian brand, Gatineau, are known for their anti-ageing products.

With a legacy of over 90 years of science and innovation, Gatineau is known for powerful, innovative skincare solutions that help women look and feel more youthful with their healthiest skin.

Who Are Gatineau?

Pronounced ‘gat-in-o’, the company began in Paris in 1932 when visionary beauty therapist, Madame Jeanne Gatineau opened her first salon and began to develop her own skincare products. Her vision was to create Gatineau skincare solutions for women that were based on her avant-garde treatment techniques that she offered in-salon. Solutions that would help women to embrace their healthiest, most youthful-looking skin.

Madame Jeanne Gatineau worked with experienced dermatologists and biochemists and soon became renowned in the skincare world for her innovation. To share her knowledge and teach the beauty professionals of tomorrow, she opened the Jeanne Gatineau School of Beauty in 1950 where she provided training to thousands of students who had big aspirations in the world of skincare.

With a huge demand for her techniques, Gatineau skin care products were manufactured for at-home use so women could get the same great results from the comfort of their own homes.

The first beauty house to develop alcohol-free cleansers, alcohol-free toners, and an exfoliator, the brand’s formulas hotly anticipated the needs of women and catered to them, making them a popular choice.

With powerful natural ingredients fused with pioneering biotechnology, the professional range of at-home skincare gives long-lasting, effective results that don’t compromise the health of your skin.

Beauty Without Cruelty

Gatineau is a cruelty-free skincare brand. With all their formulations, ingredients, and component parts assessed for their safety and efficacy, all products comply with the current animal testing ban set out by the EU Cosmetics Directive EC 1233/2019

Gatineau don't test any of their formulations on animals, and don't engage with any third-party companies to test on their behalf - so you can be assured that you are using cruelty-free products.

Five Must Try Gatineau Products For Your Face And Body

1. Age Benefit Melting Cleansing Elixir

Cleansing balms always feel super luxurious to use – especially during the winter months when our skin is more prone to dryness. Give your skin a comforting cleanse as you melt away makeup, pollution, and any other impurities with Gatineau’s first ever cleansing balm.

This nourishing formula contains pea peptide, algae oil, and oat lipids to leave your skin feeling clean, soft, and beautifully comforted.

Gatineau Age Benefit Melting Cleansing Elixir

2. Collagene Eye Compresses

If your eye area has been feeling a little fatigued and looking a little lacklustre lately, you’ll love Gatineau’s Collagene Eye Compresses.

Working to refresh and treat sleepy eyes, these radiance boosting compresses help to smooth away fine lines and wrinkles whilst reducing the appearance of dark shadows.

We love enjoying them either first thing on a morning as a brightening boost ahead of the day, or at night as part of a soothing pamper routine before bed.

Gatineau Collagene Eye Compresses

3. Age Benefit Regenerating Cream

Enriched with avocado oil and shea butter, this intensely nourishing formula will leave your skin feeling plumped and restored.

Working to target the advanced signs of ageing, like lines, wrinkles, thinning skin, and pigmentation, the formula instantly hydrates your skin to leave it feeling comfortable and revitalised.

Gatineau Age Benefit Regenerating Cream

4. Golden Glow Gradual Tan

Sometimes, we feel better when our skin has that summery glow. But as you’ll know if you’re a Face the Future fan, our team are all about the faux glow instead of tanning in the sun. This Golden Glow Gradual Tan gives your skin a kiss of the sun without the damage, to leave you feeling and looking amazing.

The cream-gel formula is fast absorbing, making it comfortable to wear, and offers a hit of instant hydration to your skin as it gets to work on creating your buildable, natural-looking tan.  

Gatineau Golden Glow Gradual Tan

5. Vitamina Hand Cream

Our hands as usually one of the first things to show signs of ageing, and with how hard-working our hands are, there’s no wonder they can begin to look tired fast. Treat your hands to a little TLC as part of your daily self-care routine with this collagen-infused hand cream.

The serum-strength formula contains a double collagen complex which works to condition your skin whilst addressing the signs of ageing. Leave your hands feeling soft, supple and soothed with this comforting cream.


Gatineau Vitamina Hand Cream


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