By Megan McIntyre, Refinery29
We warned you this day was coming, and looks like it's here: CC cream world domination is upon us. Like BBs before them, the new batch of color correcting face perfectors started off with a trickle, launching a cream here and a cream there, and then exploded onto the scene in the course of a few short weeks. Pretty much all of our go-to brands now have a CC to their name, and those that don't appear to have their own in the works.
Still confused by all this double-alphabet madness? We'll break it down for you: CC cream, a.k.a. color-correcting cream, has more pigment than your BB (blemish or beauty balm). It is targeted at those women looking to hide skin tone unevenness, redness, acne scars, and hyperpigmentation. Just like the BB before it, CC cream provides sun protection, hydration, and treatment benefits in one handy-dandy cream.
Now that you know what it is, check out our list ofRead More »from The Best Skin-Perfecting CC Creams for Your Skin Tone!