Tuesday, 20 March 2012

New BB Creams Launching This Year!

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Giorgio Armani Luminessence Bright Revelator Universal Greige BB Fluid.

"A BB cream with an imperceptibly fine texture, which melts into the skin on contact, correcting all light imperfections and revealing its natural beauty."

This BB Cream has an SPF of 50+ .  It is sold in Hong Kong for HKD450 (and equivalent price in the rest of Asia) and will launch in Europe/USA in April. 

Dr Jart BB Creams

Though not technically, they are undergoing a revamp both packaging and formulation wise.

The New line will feature 4 BB Creams :
1. Dr Jart Rejuvenating Silver Label BB Cream
2. Dr Jart Nourishing Black Label BB Cream
3. Dr Jart Shimmering Natural Radiance BB Cream
4. Dr Jart Hydrafull Super Hydration BB Cream 

Hanskin Super Light Touch BB

Hanskin – the leading Korean BB Cream company – has released two new BB Creams: a vibrating foundation machine and a BB Palette packaging.

The vibrating machine will come in a set together with the newly revamped BB Cream. The vibration machine ensures even distribution of the foundation on the skin and ensures maximum adhesion of the BB Cream on the skin.

This BB Cream also improves skin elasticity and moisture. It will be free from 5 harsh chemicals – chemical sunscreens, fragrance, mineral oil, parabens, and GMO.

Helena Rubinstein Premium UV Nude BB Base

Helena Rubinstein, a western brand, has joined the BB Trend with a BB Cream of SPF 50, that promises 12 hour moisture, and the first BB Cream that uses the mexoryl SX and the mexoryl XL. It uses the Chromatic Equalizing Pigment that corrects skin tone andhas anti-aging properties such as the patented Raffermine which aids in skin elasticity, Helisun which prevents DNA damage from UV Rays, as well as Mint Extract and Prunis extract which aids in skin brightening / whitening.

Sold for $520HKD for 30ml.

Dior HydraLife BB Cream

Inspired by the Asian beauty rituals developed in collaboration with the make-up artists of Dior, this Beauty Balm provides the hydrating power and covers imperfections flawlessly. Thanks to the new generation of pigments, it’s light texture hides skin imperfections and gives you soft smooth skin.

Dior has released a whitening Diorsnow BB Cream in Asia last year, and will be releasing a BB Cream for the European market called the Dior Hydra Life BB Cream.

The Hydra Life BB cream costs 49,60euros for 50ml and only avalible in Paris at the moment!

Chanel CC Cream

Chanel’s version of the BB Cream - CC = Correction Complete!

Quite a while back there were hybrids of the BB Cream called CC Creams ( Colour Control Creams ), the most popular brand being Racheal K (exclusive to Watsons) but the it never quite took off.  So maybe Chanel can bring the CC Cream back and make it popular?!