Pack These Multi-Tasking CC Creams For Your Next Getaway
Estee Lauder Nutritious CC Radiant Cushion Compact SPF45 PA++++, $75
Packed with antioxidants, this multi-purpose SPF cream protects the skin from damaging UV rays and environmental pollution. Plus, it also moisturises and primes it for further make up application.
Chanel CC Cream Complete Correction, $82
This new and improved CC cream from Chanel boasts of five superpowers – it unifies, moisturises (thanks to the addition of hyaluronic acid), corrects, protects and boosts the skin’s glow. Its star ingredient is the murunga plum that is rich in vitamin A, E and polyphenols to help fight harmful free radicals.
YSL Beaute Top Secrets CC Creme, $90
Ideal as a makeup base to improve the look of foundation, this colour correcting cream from YSL Beaute works to neutralise skintone irregularities to leave bright, refined skin. Apart from skin colour, it’s also available in rose for dull and tired-looking skin to reach a fresh and rosy glow and lavender – for sallow-looking skin to reach a natural glow.
SK-II Atmosphere CC Cream SPF 50 PA++++, $115
You won’t even realise that you’re wearing anything on your face with this one. This lightweight sunscreen leaves your skin with a radiant finish and evens out all the dull spots in your skin. Easily recreate the no-makeup look with this.
Supergoop Daily Correct CC Cream SPF 35, $53, Sephora
Foundation and skincare in one, this CC cream provides lightweight coverage and correction, while protecting the skin against UVA and UVB rays with 100 per cent mineral actives.
Dr. Jart+ Cicapair Re-cover SPF 30/PA++, $71, Sephora
Though it might not look the part when it’s first in the pot, this green paste changes to beige to cover redness upon contact with the skin. This daily colour-correcting treatment cream covers and soothes wounded skin blemishes with the help of Centella Asiatica extract that’s in its formula.
It Cosmetics Your Skin But Better™ CC+™ Cream SPF 50, $62, Sephora
A CC cream with SPF 50 that basically combines seven products into one. It’s a full-coverage foundation, brightening colour corrector, hydrating and anti-ageing serum, poreless finish primer, dark spot concealer and moisturising day cream all at once. Infused with hydrolysed collagen, peptides, niacinamide, hyaluronic acid, antioxidants and vitamins, this complexion product cares for your skin as you wear it.
By Terry Cellularose Moisturizing CC Cream, $135, Escentials
An intensely hydrating CC cream thanks to Centifolia Roses Native Cells, it doubles up as youth-preserving cream due to antioxidant vitamin E that’s present in it. Its non-oily texture, subtly tinted formula is said to adapt to each complexion while blurring all imperfections.
Clinique Moisture Surge CC Cream SPF 30/PA+++, $56
This one’s a lifesaver for those with oily skin due to its formula that promises oil-free hydration. Slather it on to get rid of redness, dullness and sallowness.
su:m37 Water-full CC Cushion Perfect Finish, $65
Formulated with bamboo extracts and hibiscus fermented ingredients, this cushion foundation covers blemishes and dark spot for a brightened complexion. It’s also said to be sweat-proof, which makes it perfect if you’re travelling to a tropical climate as well as when you’re back in town.