Lately, the beauty world has been obsessed with BB, CC and several other facial creams. And it is only fair, because believe it or not these address almost every skin issue by covering as well as treating them. Popularly known as a lighter version of a foundation, CC creams can completely transform your look within minutes. You want to know how? Let’s start with the basics of this cream, shall we?

What is CC cream?
 

What is CC cream?

For starters CC cream stands for Complexion Corrector or Colour Corrector. It hydrates skin, offers protection from the sun and gives semi-sheer coverage primarily. So do BB creams, you might be wondering. But did you know CC creams have the added benefit of colour correcting your complexion to improve all sorts of redness, dullness, sallowness and more? They are popular for their ability to make your skin tone even, conceal imperfections without a heavy finish like that of a foundation.

Why you need a CC cream?
 

Why you need a CC cream?

Other than the varied benefits we just discussed, here are some more reasons why you need a CC cream. When you’re running out of time and cannot sit for a laborious makeup application a CC cream is what you need. It is also great for people who want to eliminate the need for a concealer and corrector, because CC creams cover dark spots, acne and uneven skin tone. Oily skin prone to blemishes and pores can benefit from using CC creams.

Our favourite picks

Lakmé Complexion Care Face CC Cream: This mini skin stylist moisturises your face and makes it brighter by enriching it with a hint of makeup. It gives a smooth coverage and offers UV protection to give you the best of both worlds. 

Lakme 9 to 5 Naturale CC Cream: City life demands protection from not only UV rays but also pollution. The Lakme 9 to 5 Naturale CC Cream is enriched with the goodness of aloe to offer all the benefits of a CC cream along with the protection from pollution.

Lakme Complexion Care Color Transform Face Cream: Enriched with colour changing beads this advanced formula contains moisturising, UV protection and concealing seamlessly fitted into one. It is a one-step solution to all skin needs.