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CLE Radiant Skin CCC Cream

When a beauty-obsessed friend of mine texted me that she’d finally found the perfect BB/CC cream, I was all ears. She said it was from CLE, and she received it in her Ipsy bag. I’d never heard of the brand, … Continue reading

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BareMinerals Complexion Rescue

When I heard about bareMinerals Complexion Rescue Tinted Hydrating Gel Cream ($29), I was all over it. The new formula is like a BB cream, CC cream, and tinted moisturizer all rolled into one tube. BareMinerals says that after just … Continue reading

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Beach Bag Beauty

Let’s be honest: the whole beach-to-cocktails idea is pretty ridiculous. There is no way to go from being on the beach all day to looking glam {and clean} for dinner or shoreside cocktails without rinsing off or taking a little … Continue reading

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Dr. Jart+ CC Essence Balm

The new Dr. Jart+ CC Essence Balm ($42) combines the multitasking power of BB cream with an anti-aging treatment serum to address myriad skin issues in one product. It corrects discoloration, blurs dark spots, evens skin tone, visibly minimizes the … Continue reading

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Music Festival Beauty

During the long, hot days of summer music festivals, you want to keep cool and look cool, which is no easy task. Toss the right products into your bag, and you’ll look fresh from the opening band to the encore. … Continue reading

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The In-A-Pinch Foundation Substitute

The other day, I was rushing out the door (as usual), and applying my makeup on the train. In my harried state, I’d forgotten to toss a tinted moisturizer or BB cream in my makeup bagĀ  (and 1/2 of my … Continue reading

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Urban Decay Naked Skin Beauty Balm

Looking for a new, different way to improve the tone and clarity of your skin? Longing for a product that addresses your long-term concerns while working seamlessly into your makeup routine? Urban Decay Naked Skin Beauty Balm Broad Spectrum SPF … Continue reading

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Beyond BBs: The New CCs

The next big thing in the skincare world is CC cream. CC stands for color and correct, or color and care–and these new supercreams are poised to surpass BB creams in the skin-perfecting realm. CC creams are meant to do … Continue reading

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The ABCs of BBs

If you haven’t heard of BB (beauty balm) creams yet, this is the perfect time to brush up on your knowledge. BB Creams, which hail from Asia, are the newest all-in-one skin corrector (for the full low-down on BB creams, … Continue reading

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New: MAC Prep + Prime Beauty Balm

MAC has finally jumped on the BB bandwagon, and they’re now offering Prep + Prime Beauty Balm SPF35 ($30). This BB cream packs a supersized punch with essential SPF protection, pearl pigments, and creamy emollients. It evens out your skin … Continue reading

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