New year, New BB Creams to contend with. Dr. Jart Water Fuse Smart Gel BB ($36) is a new potted BB Cream available in two shade selections.
I’m positive the packaging isn’t going to win any awards for brilliance but the interesting formula might intrigue you!
Yes, the rumors are true. Lumene BB Cream is on the loose at CVS. Lumene Vitamin C+ Illuminating Anti-Age BB Cream SPF 20 is available in two shade selections ranging from $16 to $14 at CVS. I know, odd price tag right? But I actually saw it at two different CVS stores for two different prices.
Oh the confusion of it all! But I do want to try it as Lumene has some excellent skincare products so if anyone was going to get the Asian BB Cream formula down right I’m hopeful it’ll be Lumene!
I purchased my first MAC Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm Compact in August I believe? MAC launched the BB Beauty Balm Compact a few months ago but not many folks realized it was hanging out on the website.
It comes to the forefront this Spring 2013 as part of the general catalog. I mentioned in a few posts already that you’ll see BB Creams getting a big push for Spring so I suspect that’s why MAC is kinda bringing this forward.
Also keep in mind, it was supposed to launch with the Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm but for some reason there were some delays thus the new “relaunch” of the product.
Take a look!
Ulta Renew Flawless Finish BB Cream SPF 30 is the newest BB Cream to grace the mainstream market. I mentioned in a prior post that Spring 2013 will bring about new and hopefully improved formulas of BB Cream. We saw some rise up in Fall 2013 with BB Cream but since January and Spring seems to be the season of skincare and makeup renewal it feels like BB Cream fits right in.
It’s interesting to see Ulta releasing their own BB Cream which makes me wonder if Sephora will also release one.
Take a look!
Iman Skintone Evener BB Creme SPF 15 ($20) is one of the latest drugstore BB Creams to hit the market for Spring 2013. As we get closer to the Holidays end and Spring starts down its nose at us we’ll probably start to see the next generation of BB Creams hitting mid-range counters and of course, drugstore shelves. Lumene has a new BB Cream launching soon as well as Urban Decay (two to look forward too!). CC Creams will also see some development come Spring with a larger focus for Summer 2013 I’m sure.
Iman’s $20 price tag isn’t drugstore beauty budget friendly but it might just be worth checking out if you’re a deeper skin tone!