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Creams that colour, control and correct



Face it Aura Colour Control Cream

What: What's great about this CC cream is that it comes packaged in a compact case, complete with a puff and mirror, for easy application on the go.

Its non-oxidising formula promises make-up coverage that is "morning-fresh" for 12 hours.

The cream offers moisturising, anti-ageing properties and UV protection of SPF (sun protection factor) 30.

Get it for: $49.90 at all The Face Shop outlets, such as in Bugis Junction and Plaza Singapura


Correct and Care Cream

What: Not only does this CC cream correct skin tone, but it also boasts many skincare benefits. It has anti-ageing, stress-relief, hydration, whitening and sun-protection properties, to name a few.

Get it for: $25.90 at all Etude House outlets, such as in Wisma Atria and Bugis Junction


CC mat with Shinerase

What: Targeted to help people with oily or combination skin to achieve a long-lasting matte look.

Dr Brandt developed the cream with its signature Shinerase complex that contains a sebum-regulating marine extract.

Get it for: $65 at Sccube The Apothecary at Ngee Ann City, #05-25


Complete Correction Cream

What: Get that natural finish and long-lasting coverage with this velvety cream imbued with mineral pigments designed to even out skin tone and conceal imperfections, such as dark spots and pores.

Awash with ingredients beneficial for the skin, users can enjoy the soothing effect of cornflower water and hyaluronic acid that moisturises. The cream offers UV protection of SFP30.

Get it for: $82 at Chanel stores at ION Orchard and Marina Bay Sands


Complexion Corrector Cream

What: Pump up your skin with the cream's hydrating ingredients like wild sunflower and hyaluronic acid.

To hide dark circles, try the CC Eye Fix that is specially formulated with beeswax - wax from the honeycomb of bees - for the delicate skin around the eyes.

Get it for: $29.90 for the Nip + Fab CC cream and $19.90 for the Nip + Fab CC Eye Fix, available at selected Watsons stores, such as in Bugis Junction and Raffles City


Moisture Surge CC Cream

What: Say goodbye to dull and sallow skin and get a rosy glow with this colour-correcting cream.

Infuse your skin with moisture from the cream's concoction of hyaluronic acid and aloe-barbadensis leaf water.

Get it for: $53 at all Clinique counters, such as in BHG Bugis and Causeway Point


Cushion CC

What: This cream comes in a convenient compact case with a cushion inside that oozes with colour-control cream. It contains anti-ageing and soothing ingredients.

Clio packs the cream with anti-bacterial ingredients, such as jasmine-flower extract.

Get it for: $34.90 at selected Watsons stores, such as in Great World City and Ngee Ann City. Available from Aug 1.

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