Short on time? Think CC cream. Need a quickie beauty fix? Think CC cream. Want to know which CC cream products you should purchase? Keep reading.
CC (color corrective) creams are perfect for women lazy with their makeup because they cut primping time in half. These creams were developed with anti-aging benefits as well as correct skin problems such as uneven skin tones all in one step.
Fade Bothersome Blemishes
The star benefit of pur Color Complexion Correction ($38, purminerals.com) is it’s ability to blur the lines between hiccup and near perfection. In other words, bothersome blemishes left behind once after an acne bump has gone down fade to the background. The silicone-free formula over time, erase brown spots and blemishes while it tricks the eye into seeing a nearly perfect complexion. ‘pur’ also moisturizes, brightens as a result of CLARISKIN II®—a brightening powerhouse from wheat germ, primes, conceals and protects your skin from the sun since it contains a sunscreen of SPF 40. This CC cream comes in four shades.
Slow Aging with Full Coverage
A darling to this blog, HueKnewIt is feelin’ it Cosmetics Your Skin But Better CC Cream with SPF 50 ($38, itcosmetics.com) because it’s a full coverage foundation developed with plastic surgeons that slows down the hands of father time as it is an anti-aging serum. Better also improves your skin’s texture, contains SPF 50+, improves skin hydration levels by almost 80%, primes and minimizes the appearance of large pores. This CC cream comes in five shades.
Treat Hyperpigmentation and Prevent Discoloration
Curious about the buzz surrounding the brand Cover FX, yours truly finally saw what all the hubbub was about at the launch event this year for Cover FX CC Cream Time-Release Tinted Treatment SPF 30 ($45, coverfx.com). Count ’em, 9 shades to choose from! Time-Release is an oil-free, anti-aging CC cream packed with Vitamin C to treat hyperpigmentation and prevent future discoloration. This CC cream also stimulates the growth of new skin cells for 8 hours. What’s the best way to apply Time Release? Use their Liquid Foundation Brush ($38) for a beautiful application or just use your fingers and make sure to blend, blend, blend. Set with a matte powder for optimal results.
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