Blending speaks louder than words. Don’t you agree? Are you always in a hurry but want to look your best every morning with little effort? Then, look no further! Here is your savior on those busy and lazy days – the BB cream.
The BB cream (or blemish balm) is a multitasker. It is a moisturizer, primer, and sunscreen – all rolled into one. It works like magic and beautifully evens out your skin in no time. BB cream is a must-have in every girl’s makeup kit. Here, I’ve compiled a list of the top 15 BB creams available on the market. Scroll down to learn more.
Top 15 BB Creams In India
- Maybelline New York Clear Glow BB Cream.
- Garnier Skin Naturals BB Cream SPF 24/PA +++
- POND’S White Beauty BB+ Fairness Cream SPF 30 PA++
- REVLON Photoready BB Cream Skin Perfector
- COLORBAR Perfect Match BB Cream
- MAC Prep+Prime BB Beauty Balm Cream
- L’OREAL Paris True Match BB Cream
- MISSHA Perfect Cover BB Cream SPF 42 PA+++
- OLAY Total Effects 7 In One BB Cream
- L.A. Girl Pro BB Cream HD High Definition Beauty Balm
- CLINIQUE Age Defense BB Cream
- DEBORAH Milano 5 In 1 BB Cream
- The Body Shop All-In-One BB Cream
- Bobbi Brown BB Cream SPF 35
- Fair & Lovely BB Cream
1. Maybelline New York Clear Glow BB Cream
One of the first BB creams to be launched in India, Maybelline New York Clear Glow BB Cream is an all-in-one package. It blends evenly and stays on for more than 8 hours without making your skin look cakey or oily. This BB cream claims to actively hydrate your skin and perfectly conceal the imperfections, giving your face a matte look. Since this product comes in a nude shade, it is a perfect fit for all skin types.
- Instantly brightens your skin
- Provides maximum coverage
- Reasonable price
- Small quantity
2. Garnier Skin Naturals BB Cream SPF 24/PA +++
Garnier Skin Naturals BB Cream is a multitasking skin care product created especially for Indian beauties. This BB cream spreads evenly, creating a flawless finish, and its lightweight texture helps the product blend into your skin effortlessly. It contains vitamin C derivatives and almond oil extracts that make your skin glow. Bonus! This cream also has an SPF of 24 – so it offers UV protection.
- Light and feathery texture
- Smoothens the skin
- Serves as a moisturizer and hydrates your skin for an extended period
- Affordable price
- Limited shades
3. POND’S White Beauty BB+ Fairness Cream SPF 30 PA++
POND’s White Beauty BB Cream has a light and non-oily texture and provides instant brightness, making your skin look flawless and spotless. It is enriched with Gen white that lightens your skin from within and covers blemishes. It also protects you from the harmful sun rays.
- Natural coverage
- Reduces dark spots and dark circles
- Light and non-greasy
- Highly affordable and easy to carry
- Limited shades available
- Might leave a whitish cast behind
4. REVLON Photoready BB Cream Skin Perfector
REVLON Photoready BB Cream Skin Perfector comes in a beautiful sleek and silvery package. This product promises to give your skin an instant glow and blur out the imperfections like a pro. It also serves as a moisturizer and a sunscreen. With its Photoready effect, this cream lifts your brightness in pictures.
- Light consistency
- Imparts soft glow
- Conceals dark spots
- Moisturizes your skin
- Gives a natural finish for all skin types
- Regular touch-up needed
5. COLORBAR Perfect Match BB Cream
COLORBAR Perfect Match BB Cream is a perfect combination of beauty and skin care. With a mousse-like texture, this cream spreads like a dream and offers sheer coverage. With the added goodness of apple and aloe vera extracts, this BB cream helps in nourishing, moisturizing, and protecting your skin from UV rays.
- Doesn’t seep into your pores
- Stays for longer than 6-7 hours
- Contains antioxidants
- Perfect for acne-prone skin
- Not suitable for very fair skin
- Does not work for oily skin
6. MAC Prep+Prime BB Beauty Balm Cream
If you have been struggling with oily or dry skin and are frantically looking for a product, this is it. MAC Prep+Prime BB cream tones uneven skin to perfection. It makes you look youthful, bright, and blemish-free.
- Hydrates your skin and makes it glow
- Pleasant fragrance
- Offers UV protection
- Easy to carry
- Comes in 9 shades
- Not recommended for acne-prone skin
7. L’OREAL Paris True Match BB Cream
L’OREAL Paris True Match BB Cream comes with an advanced technology that retains the natural moisture of your skin with the help of collagen, hyaluronic crystals, and adenosine. It retextures, revitalizes, and tones bumpy skin. The semi-matte look makes your skin appear brighter. This product claims to be an anti-aging cream and provides a clean finish.
- Offers medium to full coverage
- Stays on for a good 4-5 hours
- Available in a wide range of shades
- Not for oily or combination skin
- Seeps into the pores
8. MISSHA Perfect Cover BB Cream SPF 42 PA+++
Perfect for medium to dark skin tones, MISSHA Perfect Cover BB Cream is perfect if you are looking for an anti-aging makeup product. It conceals blemishes, dark circles, and discoloration and works wonders for all skin types. It offers a flawless, natural finish. It has the highest SPF among all the BB creams available on the market.
- Highly pigmented
- Blends effortlessly
- Maximum coverage
- Super protection from UV rays
- Perfect for Indian skin
- Not suitable for fair skin
9.OLAY Total Effects 7 In One BB Cream
A perfect multitasker, as it says on the product, Olay Total Effects 7 In One BB Cream is for your everyday look. Enriched with vitamins B3, C, and E, this products helps your skin in the self-renewal process. The Solar Sheet TM technology will shield your skin from those harmful UV rays.
- Perfect for daily use
- Fights the 7 signs of aging
- Tones, smoothens, and hydrates your skin
- Reduces dullness
- Not pigmented enough
10.L.A. Girl Pro BB Cream HD High Definition Beauty Balm
Specially created to pamper sensitive skin, L.A.Girl Pro BB Cream has a silky formula that glides on the skin, providing an evenly toned surface. This product preps your skin and enhances your skin tone, making you look youthful. It suits all skin types.
- Full coverage
- Suitable for various skin types
- Available in 8 shades
- Cruelty-free product
- Possible mismatch of shade tones
11.CLINIQUE Age Defense BB Cream
Clinique Age Defense BB Cream is suitable for very fair to medium skin tones. It contains buildable coverage and oil control ingredients and helps in protecting your skin from the harsh UV rays. It also contains a wide range of natural extracts. This product is perfect to use in all weather conditions, even on a hot sultry day, for more than 10-12 hours.
- Offers maximum coverage
- Stays on for a long time
- Does not get greasy
- Prevents tanning
- Offers sun protection with SPF 30
- Too pricey
12.DEBORAH Milano 5 In 1 BB Cream.
This 5 in 1 BB cream can be used as a primer, foundation, moisturizer, sunscreen, and concealer. This stunningly packaged skin product contains a multitasking formula that evens out your skin tone, minimizes blemishes, perfectly hides dark spots, nourishes and moisturizes your skin, and shields it from UV rays and pollution.
- Stays for more than 6 hours
- Covers blemishes and red spots
- A little amount goes a long way
- Available in 5 shades
- Prior moisturizing required before application for dry skin
13.The Body Shop All-In-One BB Cream
The Body Shop All-in-one BB cream contains pigment-filled capsules that burst when applied to the skin, releasing the color inside. It leaves your skin glowing with a matte, dewy look for a long time. It promises to hydrate your skin all day long. It also contains the goodness of extracted organic aloe vera.
- Adapts to your skin
- Hydrates your skin
- Evens out your skin tone
- Contains natural organic ingredients
- Perfect for dusky skin
- No SPF
- Very expensive
14.Bobbi Brown BB Cream SPF 35
Bobbi Brown BB Cream is a multitasking cream that covers imperfections and evens out your complexion, moisturizes, removes dullness, helps reduce wrinkles, and protects your skin from UV rays. This product is recommended for oily to normal skin types. If you are looking for a cream that imparts instant glow and luminosity to your skin, this is the best fit for you. A wide range of ingredients are present in this product that help in hydrating the skin, minimizing the pores, and reducing discoloration and dark spots.
- SPF 30
- Gives a natural finish
- Reduces wrinkles
- Covers redness and dark spots
- Contains skin repair ingredients
- Regular touch-up required
- Very expensive
15. Fair & Lovely BB Cream
Fair & Lovely BB cream contains multivitamins and a touch of foundation. It helps in covering blemishes and offers a matte finished look. With an SPF of 15, it is far from being greasy and ensures a dewy look. It is an ideal addition to your daily makeup routine.
- Offers instant fair look with a matte finish
- Covers dark spots
- Non-greasy texture
- Extremely pocket-friendly
- Might make your skin look patchy
- Only one shade available
Hope this article helped you choose the right BB cream for your skin type. Do leave a comment below and let us know about your experience.
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