Sometimes you want full-on coverage, with layers of flawless foundation so impenetrable no pore or pimple stands a chance of peeking through. Coverage so thick you’ll need to swap your fave cleanser for a chisel and hammer. A finish so freakin’ flawless it laughs in the face of filters.
But sometimes, all you want (or need) is a little helping hand of a product. Something to even things out, brighten things up and smooth things over. Coverage, but without the fear of clogging or caking. A lil’ somethin’ somethin’ with some skincare benefits. And if backstage at the shows was anything to go by, we’re all going to be ditching foundation soon anyway for a natural makeup look.
This is where tinted moisturisers and BB creams (and even CC creams) come into their own. Lending a helping (but not heavy) hand, they can transform skin tone and texture, correct discolouration and dark circles and blur open pores with one quick sweep.
Here are our all time faves…