Cosmetic companies have been creating different products that seem to do the same thing, such as moisturizing the skin and provide some coverage. Well, what is the difference between a tinted moisturizer and BB cream, or what makes BB cream differ from CC cream? This blog entry will give you some tips on how to tell the difference between tinted moisturizer, BB’and CC cream. Once you have the idea, which one is best suited for you?
How To Tell The Different Between Tinted Moisturizer, BB And CC Cream
Tinted moisturizer is a facial makeup that combines the benefit of foundation with moisturizer. The product is sheer, which gives light coverage.’ Tinted moisturizer is to be worn alone, especially for the summer months. Some tinted moisturizer offer SPF.
The word BB cream stands for BLEMISH BLAM or some call BEAUTY BALM. It is an all-in-one facial product that can replace serum, sunscreen, moisturizer, primer, and foundation. User can use BB cream alone as a tinted moisturizer or in place of a serum, moisturizer, and primer under foundation, or powder. It really depends on the amount of coverage the user is looking for. BB cream main jobs are to camouflage pores and wrinkle. It provides moisture to the skin, reduces redness, protects from the sun, plus provide anti-aging benefits. BB Cream is best for any skin type, include sensitive skin.
CC cream is the newest advance BB cream recently launched in Asia and the Western Hemisphere. CC cream stands for COLOR CONTROL. CC cream maintains all the great benefits of a BB cream, plus nourishing ingredients and additional aim to provide more effective skin coverage. The main benefit of a CC cream is that it corrects uneven skin tones.
|Tinted Moisturizer||BB Cream||CC Cream|
|1- 10 Shades (depends on the maker)||Primer||Primer|
|Oil-Free or Regular||Anti-aging||Anti-aging|
|Medium Coverage||Medium Coverage|
|1 3 shades (depends on the maker)||1 5 shades (depends on the maker)|
|Bobbi Brown SPF 15||Dr Jart+ Black Label Detox BB Beauty Balm SPF 25||Clinique Moisture Surge CC Cream SPF 30|
|LAURA MERCIER SPF 20||Smashbox Camera Ready BB Cream SPF 35||Smashbox Camera Ready CC Cream SPF 30|
|Hourglass SPF 15||SKIN79 Super+ Beblesh Balm BB Cream VIP Gold SPF 25||Amuro Pacific Color Control Cushion Compact SPF 50|