4 BB Creams (Less Than $20!) To Try This Fall
BB creams are perhaps one of our favorite skin care-inspired cosmetics to hit the market thus far. Formulated with skin-benefiting ingredients— think: SPF, aloe vera, shea butter, and vitamin C— these lightweight tinted facial moisturizers can blur skin imperfections, even out the look of skin tone, and shield the skin from environmental aggressors. It’s no wonder they’ve become a popular alternative to foundations and concealers, alike. We’re sharing four BB creams you need in your fall makeup bags— all at $20 or less, might we add— below.
Maybelline Dream Bronze BB
Extend your summer bronze through fall with Maybelline’s Dream Bronze BB Cream. An 8-in-1 beauty balm that houses the same protection, hydration, and coverage as the brand’s beloved Dream Fresh BB Cream, only the Dream Bronze BB leaves your complexion with— you guessed it— a bronzed glow. From smoothing the look of your complexion to extending our summer glow into fall to protecting the skin with SPF 25, the Dream Bronze BB cream can seemingly do it all. The best part? The price tag. At under $10 a pop, you really can’t go wrong with this drugstore beauty buy.
Maybelline Dream Bronze BB, $8.99
L’Oréal Paris Magic Skin Beautifier BB Cream
If you’re looking for a BB cream that can hydrate, prime, and correct the visible appearance of skin imperfections in an effortless way, look no further than L’Oréal Paris’ Magic Skin Beautifier BB Cream. The 4-in-1 BB cream is formulated to even out the skin tone, hydrate, and give you a lightweight coverage that looks and feels au naturale. Perfect for transitioning your skin care routine into fall, the highly pigmented Magic Skin Beautifier can give you the coverage and hydration you’re looking for with a light finish that can allow the skin to breathe—especially on warmer fall days—and boasts a barely-there finish.
The Body Shop Vitamin E BB Cream
While there are so many reasons to love fall—crisp air, pumpkin spice lattes, and all things cozy—one of the season’s downsides is the change in humidity. While you may not notice it in the beginning, towards the end of autumn, the climate can start to feel a bit on the dryer side of the spectrum, especially as winter approaches. One way to combat dry climates—and the dry skin that comes along—is to incorporate moisture-enhancing makeup products into your beauty routines. Dry skin doesn’t stand a chance against The Body Shop’s Vitamin E BB Cream. Formulated to provide the skin with nourishing hydration and shield against environmental aggressors, this BB cream with antioxidants is enriched with the brand’s Community Trade shea butter and citric acid. Available in one cool shade, you can wear the Vitamin E BB Cream on its own, or use the brand’s Shade Adjusting Drops to customize the BB Cream to match your skin tone.
Garnier 5-In-1 Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream
Formulated with caffeine, antioxidant-rich vitamin C, and tinted mineral pigments, the 5-in-1 Miracle Skin Perfector BB Cream can renew, brighten and blur the appearance of imperfections on the skin tone, hydrate, and protect the skin with broad-spectrum SPF 15. Whether you’re in a hurry and need something that can do it all or rocking a “no-makeup makeup” look, the 5-in-1 Miracle Skin Perfector is your go-to BB cream for fall. Pair it with a skin benefiting lip gloss and a little bit of bronzer and highlighter to enhance your post-summer glow and voilá, you’ve got a skin care-inspired fall makeup look that is sure to turn heads.