This week’s GORGEOUS GIVEAWAY offers a great alternative to self-tanners for revealing even toned legs and arms this summer. We have 3 Karora CC Creams for Face & Body (a $35 value) to give to our lucky winners. CC stands for color correction, and Karora CC Cream was specifically designed to help camouflage imperfections like veins, sun spots, and overall pasty-looking skin, while giving your skin a radiant appearance.
The Karora line of products is so focused on improving the tone of your skin that the products are actually called skinwear, rather than skin care. The line hails from Ireland, is formulated for all skin types and tones, and boasts no harsh chemicals in its formulatio
My original brush with Clinique’s Moisture Surge extended thirst relief occurred during a particularly bad winter, when my skin began to crave moisture like a desert plant.
Since that time, I have gravitated towards foundations with a hydrating component, and I’m always looking for new ones that combine an abundance of shade options and hydration (Smashbox Cosmetics’ Hydrating Foundation comes to mind). So I praise Clinique for having the innovative foresight to launch Moisture Surge CC Cream Compact ($35): perfect for those on the go, and ideal for touch ups and a bit of color.
The new rectangular silver compact features the Moisture Surge CC Cream on one side, and a sponge applica
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Today, it’s all about Alphabet City when it comes to your beauty regimen: BB, CC, and even DD Creams.
Dr. Dennis Gross of DG Skincare doesn’t cut any corners when it comes to his products and formulations: from the Vitamin D Serum to the new CC Cream, his product creations stem from his practice and are always innovative and bar-raising in all aspects. So, when we heard of Dr. Dennis Gross Color Correction Cream SPF 18 debut ($36), we had to try it
DG Skincare Color Correction cream offers seamless coverage and is light enough to enjoy wearing in the summer. It offers several nice to have features: coverage, anti-aging benefits, and a breathable and natural-looking formula. While man
BB, CC, and DD, what’s your letter combo? To break it down, BB creams provide treatment benefits, usually anti-acne, are oil free, and offer medium coverage. CC creams are color correctors, and generally formulated with moisturizing and antioxidant ingredients. As for DD, well, that perplexes even beauty editors—reports indicate they will be daily defense body or foot creams, but we need to wait and see because they haven’t hit the market yet.
What is available though is the fabulous AmorePacific Color Control (CC) Cushion Compact ($60). Applied with a sponge puff, this lightweight fluid evens out skin tone with a very natural looking finish and color. It feels great to apply, very
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