BB cream or Blemish Balm cream is the latest in makeup. These are like every day wear product. Using foundation every day to hide blemishes and flaws is not a good option for college going girls or working ladies. So many girls and ladies nowadays prefer BB cream for daily use. BB creams are meant to conceal any imperfections on the face and moisturises the face.
A good BB cream moisturises primes, conceals and provides sun protection. Combining both skin care and cosmetic coverage, it claims to give a brighter complexion by covering pores and pimple marks. Keeping in mind the growing popularity, almost all major skin care and cosmetic brands have launched their own versions of BB creams.
The Indian market has many brands of BB creams and it can be really hard deciding the one best suited for your skin.
Following are few good BB Creams available in India-
L’oreal Paris True Match Skin Idealizing BB Cream
Price- Rs 550 for 30 ml
This also comes in 3 shades. This cream will suit all skin people. It has a medium consistency which blends easily. The coverage is perfect for everyday wear. It hides minor blemishes.
Lakme CC Cream
Price- Rs 275 for 30gm
It has SPF 20. It comes in 2 shades. It has thick consistency and is best for dry skin people. It is best for college going gals because it doesn’t give much coverage but its good for minor pigmentation.
Maybelline Clearglow Shine Free BB Stick
Price- Rs.250 for 10g
It comes in a stick form. It gives medium coverage. It conceals dark spots and marks on face. It’s a good BB cream for oily skin.
It has SPF 21 PA +++ and is available in 2 shades- Radiance & Fawn which will suit fair-medium skin tone.
Deborah Milano 5 in 1 BB Cream
Price- Rs 625 for 30 ml
It comes in 6 shades. One of the most popular BB cream in India, this is 5 in 1 product which primes the skin, conceals imperfections and evens out the skin tone. It hydrates the skin and protects against UV radiation. It has a semi matte finish and blends smoothly. It leaves skin dewy and glowing.
Ponds White Beauty BB+ Fairness Cream
Price- Rs 125 for 9 g
This will work best for dry skin people. I personally didn’t like it because I have oily skin. This brightens the skin and gives an even finish to the complexion. It has good staying power.
Garnier BB Cream Miracle Skin Perfector
Price- Rs 99 for 18 g
It provides a sheer coverage with a very natural finish. This is best suited for girls who want something natural for everyday wear. It comes in a single shade but suits most of the Indian skin tone.
Colorbar Perfect Match Beauty Balm
Price- Rs. 550 for 29 g
It is one of the best BB creams in India.
It has a very lightweight formula which blends easily. The Colorbar BB Cream covers dark sports and gives medium coverage. It provides a satin finish but does not make the skin shiny or greasy for long hours. A must have for people with oily skin.
Maybelline Clear Glow BB Cream
Price- Rs 199 for 18 ml
It comes in 3 shades.
This has a creamy formula which provides medium coverage.It gives a healthy glow to the skin and stays power is decent for 4-5 hours. The BB cream has SPF 21 PA +++ hence it is perfect for everyday usage.
Faces CC Cream
Price- Rs 399 for 35gms
This is considered best CC cream for dry skin people. It hydrates the skin and gives a radiant finish. The coverage is buildable and the staying power is decent. It is a good product for everyday use.
Lakmè Complexion Care Color Transform Cream
Price- Rs 325 for 30gms
It has a very good coverage. It gives airbrush finish.
It comes in 2 shades. It has the typical Lakmè products smell, blends in beautifully. The consistency is thick. It can make skin oily so oily skin people can skip this cc cream. It has SPF 30 PA++ which is good.
So these where some of the best BB and CC creams available in India. These are all affordable and easily available and are travel friendly.