CC creams are the the face shop the signature covering moisture cream’s answer to the needs of our world-weary skin. With these wonder creams taking over the beauty world, nearly overtaking BB creams as the beauty industry’s most sought-after product, we’ve tried and tested the best and found the top 10. Contrary to popular belief, they’re not the same as a BB cream. CC stands for Colour Control, Colour Correction or Complexion Corrector — depending on which brand you opt for.
Like BB creams they boost skincare properties, provide SPF protection, tackle the signs of ageing and keep skin hydrated and moisturised. Like a multi-purpose tinted moisturiser, but with a thinner, lighter formula and the added benefit of colour-correcting technology. Why CC creams are particularly great is, as well as covering or correcting any less than a perfect skin tone, they can reduce dark spots and redness, and actually brighten the complexion. Where BB creams are like a light foundation with skincare benefits, you can choose a CC cream that addresses your individual needs. Unsurprisingly, they are a real game-changer. In the past the prospect of barely there make-up filled us with fear, but now it’s an actual possibility and perfect for the hot summer months as the texture is lighter on the skin. To sort out your skin woes.
Go for a dewy, fresh-faced finish with a CC cream. Complete the look with a tinted lipbalm. Get to work on perfecting your complexion before you apply your CC cream of choice. Check out our sister site Powder to find skincare recommendations that are tailored to you.
To Botox Or Not To Botox? Targeting dullness, fatigue, hydration first signs of ageing and redness, this amazing formula blends easily into the skin creating a flawless complexion that lasts for hours. The anti-redness cream works with your skintone to help neutralise the appearance of you guessed it, redness, while leaving skin imperfection free with an even tone. The result: radiant, flawless skin, while SPF keeps it protected from the sun. It allows you to be really precise and correct colour exactly where you need to on your face. For example, if you have redness on your cheeks but dark purple circles under your eyes, then you can use the green pen on your cheeks to counter the red tones, and the pink pen to lift the dark circles. A little goes a long way and it smells lovely too, which always helps.
It has a good long-lasting formula too which is quite rare as a lot of them slip off skin quite quickly. It’s brilliant for erasing post-gym redness, as well as containing SPF30 which is great for such a lightweight cream. Available in two shades, the CC cream blends and matches skin tone leaving you with a natural-looking flawless complexion. Clinique’s Moisture Surge CC Cream is, quite simply, one of the hardest working products on the market. Offers may be subject to change without notice. Click on an image below to skip to a particular brush, or scroll down to browse!
Click HERE for tips on how to clean and care for your brushes! Golden taklon bristles, gold painted grip and a smoky gray clear acryic handle. Golden taklon bristles, gold painted grip and a wood handle. Durable white nylon bristles and a painted wood handle. Wide, flat brush, perfect for use with your TAG one stroke split cakes! Wide, flat brush, perfect for use with your one stroke split cakes! Designed for the professional artist by a professional artist!
Bristles are made of a two-toned nylon, encased in a sturdy brass ferrule which is coated black. The wood handle, coated in urethane for durability, features a precisely angled end designed to gently move away unwated strands of hair on your «canvas» without smudging the art by using your fingers. Love rainbow cakes but aren’t a fan of sponges? This brush is the perfect size to pick up all the colors in your larger rainbow cakes! Stiff bristles keep their shape well and give precise control, while still picking up plenty of paint. The short, square handle makes it super easy to fit in your kit. 75″ long from tip of the bristles to the end of handle.
3 pack of wide, flat brushes with pink bristle tips and a fun patterned handle! Small bruse is 1″ wide, medium brush is 1. 875″ wide, and large is 3″. 4″ wide filbert brush, great for use with one stroke cakes! This brush has a clear acrylic handle. 8 » wide filbert brush has a short, wood handle.
Measures 6″ long from end of handle to tip of bristles. 2 » wide filbert brush has a short, wood handle. 4 » wide filbert brush has a short, wood handle. 25″ long from end of handle to tip of bristles. Dagger brushes are great for creating fast, tapered whiskers! This brand new double filbert brush shape works fantastic for creating quick flower petals, creating two petals in one stroke and improving your speed! This short handled brush has triple filament, dyed synthetic bristles.