Remember when we introduced you to CC cream a little while back? Well, our team in the US has put together a handy video further explaining the difference between CC cream and BB cream, along with an edit of their favourite CC creams on the market in the States. We're still waiting for the miracle, colour control cream to hit Australian shelves, however you can buy the hero product featured, Rachel K Mineral CC Cream ($39).
We're stepping things up in our budget bonanza to a cool $25. Still pretty reasonable, we think, especially for some of these skincare saviours. From tools you'll need for your very own at-home facial to do-it-all face creams, there's something for every budget, every level of effort you're willing to make, and every skin type. Check it out and tell us your fave buys now!
By now, you may already have heard about argan, quercetin and maracuja. After all, they're three of the hottest skin care and makeup ingredients around these days. But what about the stuff you'll be hearing about in six months or a year's time? We've gathered 10 of the buzzed-about ingredients that are just making their way into products. So get ahead of the game, and start using them before they get exxy.
- Pracaxi oil – This oil of Amazonian extraction has high levels of behenic acid, so it's antiseptic and moisturising at the same time. It's supposed to help with acne and it also makes hair more hydrated and shiny. If you're in the market for an inexpensive way to gloss up your hair, you'll find pracaxi in The Body Shop Rainforest Radiance Hair Butter ($26.95).