I have been on a huge CC cream kick lately, and I’ll explain the reason to you soon in another post (there really is a reason!), but I’ve looked and looked and found six of them that I actually liked and seemed to do more than mix a tiny bit of pigment in with some sunscreen and call it a CC cream.
I’m kind of picky, can you tell?
Physicians Formula Organic Wear 100% Natural Origin CC Cream: That’s a long one, right? But if you’re pretty concerned about chemicals on your skin, you will appreciate this under-$15 cream that has 70% organic ingredients. That’s all fantastic, but I liked how it felt on my skin. Some of these can come off thick and goopy, thanks the sunscreen, but this one was super light and easy to blend. The “C” comes from organic lemon, an antioxidant that helps brighten dull skin.
Physicians Formula Super CC+ Color Correction + Care Cream SPF 30: This Physicians Formula is actually a bit different. Instead of focusing on natural ingredients, this cream combines pigments to color correct your skin such as yellow for blue skin imperfections and warming the skin tone; green for toning down redness; and pink illuminates and brightens. Make no mistake – these pigments work to get your skin tone right on the mark. And the under-$20 price is just a bonus. Besides color correction, the formula works on “imperfections, discoloration and visible signs of aging. Visibly corrects: age spots, dark circles, blemishes, dullness, redness, dark shadows, discoloration, fine lines, wrinkles and signs of fatigue,” according to the company.
Revlon Age Defying CC Cream Color Corrector: I’m a huge fan of Revlon. They just don’t get enough love, in my opinion, and this is one of those products that keep me coming back. This […]