I am a huge fan of BB creams, in fact I would go as far as saying I prefer them to a traditional foundation. That is why I can’t believe it has taken so long for me to try Rimmel’s offering, considering how accessible the brand is. Anyway I have now and I am sold, the next time I need to replace a BB cream I shall be picking this one up. Let me tell you why?
Having said that I do feel anyone who has darker than an olive skin tone will not find even the medium shade suitable, which really is a shame as the formula is so good. Rimmel come on you need to start catering for girls with a darker skin tone!
If you do have a similar skin tone to myself then I recommend checking out this BB cream. Priced at £6.99 it is great value for money and ticks all the right boxes on my check list of what I want out of a BB cream
- Easy application – blends well with finger tips.
- Great coverage – evens out complection and covers most imperfections, with little need for concealer.
- SPF protection – factor 15 which is enough for me in the UK.
- Mattifying – yup no shine, even without powder.
- Lasting power – lasted well for everyday use.
- Doesn’t settle in fine lines, so great for is older girlies as well.
- Feels light on the skin.
I’m wearing it in the picture above, considering how much my skin had broken out when this picture was taken on holiday I feel my skin is looking quite lovely here, thanks to having a tube of the Rimmel matte BB cream on hand.
What can I say, it’s a great all rounder and Im sad I have actually come to the end of my tube. This was my go on my recent holiday in Cornwall for both beach days and Meals out. Im on a spending ban at the moment so can’t replace it any time soon but when I can I will be do ashing out to my nearest Rimmel stand to get my hands on another tube.
So am I late to the party with this one? How many of you have tried this before? Let me know what you thought in the comments below.
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