The difference between BB cream an CC cream

The difference between BB cream an CC cream

BB cream and CC cream are both popular beauty products used for skincare and makeup purposes. While they are similar in some ways, there are key differences between the two:

1. BB Cream AKA (Blemish Balm Cream):
- BB cream is a multi-functional product that combines skincare and makeup properties. It typically offers coverage, hydration, sun protection, and other skincare benefits.
- It is often used as an all-in-one product, providing moisturization, primer, foundation, and sometimes even concealer in a single step.
- BB creams generally have a lighter coverage compared to foundation, giving a more natural and dewy finish.
- They often contain additional skincare ingredients such as antioxidants, vitamins, and SPF to nourish and protect the skin.
- BB creams are suitable for those who prefer a more natural look or have relatively good skin without many blemishes or imperfections.

2. CC Cream AKA (Color Correcting Cream):
- CC cream stands for "Color Correcting" cream and focuses on correcting skin discoloration and uneven skin tone.
- It is designed to address specific skin concerns like redness, dullness, sallowness, or hyperpigmentation.
- CC creams have a lightweight texture and provide medium coverage, aiming to even out the complexion and provide a more uniform skin tone.
- They often contain light-diffusing particles or pigments that help to visually blur imperfections.
- Similar to BB creams, CC creams may also include skincare benefits like SPF and additional nourishing ingredients.

In summary, while BB creams offer a blend of skincare and light coverage, CC creams are primarily focused on color correction and evening out the skin tone. The choice between the two depends on individual preferences and specific skincare concerns. Make-up certifications available here at

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