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What’s the Difference Between BB Creams and CC Creams?

Difference Between BB Creams and CC Creams

What’s the difference between BB Creams and CC Creams can prove a loaded question because the answer will vary depending on where you’re purchasing BB and CC Creams from (Asia or the US).

With the biggest trend of the moment being CC Creams you might just be confused about what exactly the difference is between the formulas and in most cases it’s a simple one.

So let’s see what the difference between BB Creams and CC Creams really is!

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DHC Alpha-Arbutin White Mask Review

DHC Alpha Arbutin White Mask

I’m a massive DHC skincare fan and I also happen to be quite a fan of facial sheet masks. Recently the DHC Alpha-Arbutin White Mask ($4.50) launched and I was quite excited to give it a whirl. This is a newly formulated mask as DHC has offered an Arbutin sheet mask in the past.

It’s formulated with a great concentration of alpha-arbutin which is a stable brightening ingredient that treats dark spots and uneven skin tone. The thing is, I’ve found, you need a lot of patience with arbutin. It works to brighten but it’s something you have to diligently use in your daily skincare diet to see results.

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Les Merveilleuses de Laduree 2014 Summer Collection

Les Merveilleuses de Laduree 2014 Summer

Le swoon! The Les Merveilleuses de Laduree 2014 Summer Collection has arrived in Japan! Anyone want to hitchhike to Tokyo with me and head to Mitsukoshi for a purchase? I can get Laduree macarons a plenty here in New York but Les Merveilleuses de Laduree Makeup not as easily.

Sadness!

Let’s take a look!

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Dr Jart BB Dis-A-Pore Beauty Balm Review & Swatches

Dr Jart BB Dis A Pore Beauty Balm

Dr Jart BB Dis-A-Pore Beauty Balm is one of two new BB Creams that Dr Jart launched recently at Sephora. This new formula provides moisture, protects with an SPF 30, and promises to conceal pores for a more flawless finish!

Have a look!

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New Beauty from Origins, Bliss, Sephora, & More

new beauty 2014

Today’s edition of new in beauty includes a brand new refreshing scrub from Origins, a Bronzer CC Cream, a new “BB” Cream for Lips from Bite Beauty, and other interesting beauty and makeup goodies.

Take a peek!

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