Chemmie Squier | Acting Fashion & Beauty Editor | Wednesday, 25 May 2016

9 Banging BB Creams For Under £9

9 Banging BB Creams For Under £9

The Debrief: Apart from one. I'm sorry, OK?

As the weather warms up a thick foundation can put you in very dangerous territory: face melting territory. Switching to a more light-weight option like a BB cream will help with aforementioned melting. In case you're wondering, 'BB' stands for 'blemish balm' and is typically seen as an all-in-one product although I wouldn't recommend skipping your other skincare steps.

Seeing as it's the end of the month, here's nine BB creams that'll update your make-up routine without bankrupting you. 

1. Tea Tree Flawless BB Cream, £8.50, The Body Shop

This gives good coverage as well as helping to deal with any blemishes thanks to the tea tree in it.

2. Dream Fresh BB Cream, £7.99, Maybelline

Quite sheer but great for helping to even out skintone.

3. BB Cream SPF 20, £7.50, e.l.f. Studio

Lightweight + good coverage = excellent choice. It even has a pump.

4. BB Cream Radiance, £6.99, Rimmel London

The one for when you're really showing your hangover.

5. Luminous Goddess Aura BB Cream, £14.50, Tony Moly

This is the exception to the £9 rule because it's so great. This is a Korean BB cream and it's basically my holy grail: amazing coverage (don't go too heavy with it) and a glowy finish.

6. BB Cream Anti-Ageing, £6.99, Superdrug

This promises anti-ageing, hydration, radiance and loads of others. Plus, it's one of the cheapest options.

7. PRO.bb cream HD High Definition Beauty Balm, £5, L.A. Girl

An absolute bargain with a good colour range.

8. Solutions BB Gentle Beauty Balm, £6, Avon

If you're on the oily side, there's also a matte version of this. 

9. BB Cream, £7.99, GOSH

A better colour range compared to a lot of the rest and it adapts to your skin tone. 

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