A new caviar skincare range is coming to Lidl - for as little as €5.99 1 week ago

A new caviar skincare range is coming to Lidl - for as little as €5.99

These look unreal.

Unusual ingredients are a common feature in the beauty industry.

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For years, experts have been touting a number of unconventional extracts for their anti-ageing properties. Bee venom, for instance, is said to work wonders. Snail mucus is another one.

It's no wonder then, that caviar is having a bit of a moment right now.

While caviar typically comes with an expensive price-tag, Irish skincare fanatics will soon be able to buy a little bit of luxury at one of our favourite budget supermarkets.

From next month, Lidl shoppers will be able to get their hands on a number of caviar extract skincare products.

Apparently, caviar extract is sought out in the skincare industry due to a number of its properties. According to Lidl, the luxury ingredient can "boost collagen" and "slow skin ageing". The company added that the extract leaves the user with a "fresh and rejuvenated appearance".

In true Lidl fashion, however, the European supermarket is offering this luxury product at an affordable price through its Cien line.

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Announcing the new range of products, the company said:

"Lidl Ireland is once again offering luxury on a budget with the drop of its new, high calibre Cien Caviar skincare collection.

"Usually considered a lavish delicacy, caviar is fast becoming a cult beauty ingredient with its intense moisturising and texture smoothing benefits, despite branded products often carrying a hefty price tag. However, Lidl’s Cien Caviar collection boasts 6 affordable yet effective caviar-infused products that are widely comparable to their luxe counterparts."

The new range features six new products including a triple-action moisturiser cream and an anti-wrinkle serum.

Lidl added that as well as caviar, the products also contain hyaluronic acid, an ingredient known to boost skin hydration.

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The new collection lands in stores on Thursday 6 May.