Rimmel 9-in1 BB Cream

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When I first got this product I wan’t a fan, however after using it for about a month I’ve learnt a few tips and tricks and now I’ve started using it as a foundation alternative. I have really loved using it during the summer when I want to cover up a few things but don’t want a full face of make up.
The main thing I have found with this BB cream is that it goes on much better and lasts longer when applied with a foundation brush. The formula is much more creamy and a little thicker and when I use my fingers to apply it I find it just doesn’t blend well and sit right on my skin. It does only come in light medium and dark which may be a bit annoying for some, however the shade is pretty good for me compared to other bb creams. When you first apply it, it may look a little dark but I find that by blending it in with a foundation brush really helps, and the colour does settle down after a few minutes.
The nine ‘results’ that it is supposed to achieve are to prime, moisturise, minimise pores, conceal, cover, smooth, mattify, brighten and help protect (it’s spf 25). And after reading through that list I believe it almost does all of them! It works well to conceal, cover any imperfections and even out our skin tone. I also have really liked that it does brighten up my skin and makes me feel like I have a healthy glow. I haven’t really used it as a primer but I think I’d prefer to use a product that is specifically a primer.
Overall I’m sold on this BB cream and would definitely recommend it
*Im not sure how much this was but around $15-20 from Farmers and Kmart*
 
Mae x
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