In this book, Mathilde Thomas, founder of Caudalie spa, helps change the way we view beauty. Beauty should be a source of pleasure not of pain, according to Mathilde. French woman begin their rituals of beauty at a young age using techniques passed down to them from the women in their families. They chose products that are pleasing to them not ones that smell like chemicals and promise a “quick fix”. Her biggest beauty secret? Grapes. There is a property in grapes called reservatrol that helps rebuild collagen and cells, keeping skin looking young and refreshed. It’s her special ingredient in all Caudalie products but even eating them or better yet, getting them through a nightly glass of red wine, Mathilde says, can help keep your skin looking great for the long haul. A truly pleasurable read, The French Beauty Solution will help you reframe the way you look at beauty and leave you with some wonderful tips that will be sure to last for generations to come.