New on the skincare front is the revolutionary BB Cream, which is also known as Beauty Balm, Benefit Cream, Blemish Balm, and to me, the Miracle Cream. BB Creams, which are noted for their ability to act as both makeup and skincare, also act as a primer, tinted moisturizer, anti-aging serum, pimple treatment, and even sunscreen. To get you further acquainted with beauty’s miracle multi-taskers, get to know the best BB creams available, and determine which one is right for your skin type.
Clinique's Age Defense BB cream provides you with an instant morning routine upon application. Boasting SPF protection, a primer base, and enough coverage to banish any imperfections, this beauty balm gives you everything you need for a quick start. Not only will this balm leave you with perfect-looking skin, it also provides serious anti-oxidant coverage for age defense. Talk about a cream that does it all.
The HD Primer
Stila's BB Cream is a luxurious primer that creates an impeccable canvas for flawless makeup application. This revolutionary all-in-one beauty balm also visibly improves the look and feel of skin. This oil-free formula, which is ideal for all skin types and skin tones, also helps reduce pore size for seamless smooth high-definition skin.
The Blemish Fighter
If you're in the market for a BB cream that fights blemishes and other problem skin areas, look no further than Dr. Jart+ purifying face cream. This triple-action formula not only fights aging, it also contains botanical actives to purify and calm blemish-prone or irritated skin. Lightweight with sunscreen protection for simple, one-step neutralizing coverage, this soothing cream delivers optimal results for luminous even-tone skin.
Let it Glow
Too Faced BB Cream is a multi-benefit lotion that tints, primes, and nourishes, all while protecting your skin. This versatile tinted skin perfector provides luminous coverage for natural and healthy looking skin. Additionally, this oil-free hydration contains broad-spectrum sunscreen. Wear this tint alone or under foundation to achieve your ideal level of flawless coverage.
Dior's HydraLife BB cream combines hydration and protective skincare technology with the immediate complexion-enhancing properties of a seamless, flawless foundation. Inspired by cutting-edge Asian beauty rituals and developed in collaboration with Dior Makeup Artists, this revolutionary BB cream will leave your skin moisturized, even-toned, smooth, and velvety soft upon wear.
For Oily Skin Types
Oily skin types should look for an oil-free mattifying BB Cream that gently nourishes the skin without clogging its pores. Boscia's skin-perfecting Blemish Balm is the ultimate multi-functional treatment that not only hydrates but leaves skin lustrous and flawless. This miracle cream also helps diminish the appearance of pores, fine lines, providing long-wearing, natural coverage that conceals imperfections. This natural botanical cream also protects your skin from future damage without causing irritation.
Estee Lauder's Day Wear Antioxidant BB cream provides moisture, protection, and flawless perfection. As one of the leading creams in effective anti-oxidant performance, this lightweight product delivers instant healthy skin and powerful protection. Available in two shades to suit a wide range of skin tones, this beneficial beauty cream also contains SPF 35 to prevent future sun-damage. Estee Lauder Day Wear Antioxidant Beauty Benefit Cream $38
Splurge Without Expense
Get your hands on this year's biggest beauty splurge without feeling as if you've overspent by shopping at your local drugstore. Already a beauty favorite, Garnier's Skin Renew BB Cream uses a hybrid formula to brighten your complexion, hydrate your skin, all while protecting it from sun damage with SPF 15. This multi-benefit product offers advanced skincare and immediate skin perfecting coverage that you can see and feel instantly, all under $13.