BB cushions are the modern women’s answer to fuss-free makeup. Coupled with sun protection and skincare ingredients, they make the ideal skincare-makeup hybrids as well. Here are the best new BB cushions you need to try in 2020.
by Arissa Ha /
May 11, 2020
This article first appeared on Harper’s Bazaar Singapore.
This lightweight cushion contains ingredients that brighten skin, and protects against pollution. The formula is also long-wearing – offering up to 16 hours of full coverage that doesn’t feel heavy on skin.
Using the same Responsive Sensory Technology in Shiseido’s complexion range, this cushion is able to adapt to skin’s condition to deliver hydration or to take away shine as needed.
Unlimited Breathable Lasting Cushion Foundation, $78, Shu Uemura
Made with the same lightweight formula as the Unlimited Breathable Lasting Foundation, this cushion allows you to refresh your complexion easily throughout the day. It gives the same full-coverage with semi-matte texture.
Bright Plus Brightening Cushion Foundation SPF 50 PA+++, $65, Clarins
Formulated with rose-myrtle and acerola seed extract, which is also found in their White Plus skincare range, this brightening cushion helps even out dullness and pigmentation by oxygenating skin. It also contains Clarins’ anti-pollution complex to protect skin from free radical damage.
This unique cushion contains 30 per cent water to lend skin a cooling sensation, and is the perfect moisture balance to allow three application methods – tap, rub and wipe. Using these motions, a wide variety of coverage options are available. It also contains electric blue pigments, pearl and hollow powers, which help to danish dullness and impart a natural-looking radiance to skin.