Prep + Prime BB Beauty Balm SPF 35

MAC Cosmetics

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3.6

148 reviews

66%
would repurchase
4.1/5
package quality

price range
$23.00 on Macy's
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2.0
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4 years ago

The SPF on this is a great addition (I bought it for use overseas), but there is something in this formulation which makes my skin on my nose dry and peel if I use it every day :( Coverage is more...

About reviewer (195 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther



3.0
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4 years ago

I was using this over a year. I liked the color match (extra light) and the fact that it contains spf made me want to continue using it. But somehow I found it a bit thick and "powdery" upon the...

About reviewer (43 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue


1.0
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4 years ago

This was such a disappointment, the lightest shade was incredibly yellow and moved around my face - it never set, and was even worse on humid days. It had a very strong sunscreen scent and a...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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4 years ago

i read this was for oily and combination skin types only but this works well on my normal dry skin (winter skin). It goes on easily and feels lightweight. Lasts all day, diffuses redness, offers...

About reviewer (1604 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesHazel


3.0
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4 years ago

I didn't really like this when I first tried it. But I recently decided to give it another try as I've been breaking out badly from the foundations I have. This BB cream doesn't seem to break me...

About reviewer (20 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinAcne-prone, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBrown


4.0
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4 years ago

I have used this product for around 3 years, I would not be without it, I use it as an every day foundation. Despite what other users say I do not have to top this up at all throughout the day. If...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Fair

HairBlond

EyesBlue


4.0
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4 years ago

This bb cream i have been getting for 3 years because it never fails. Its light and lasts long. Its a little greasy but that might just be my skin. The only thing to avoid is to just be very...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


2.0
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5 years ago

NO. Just NO! It smells like heavy sunscreen, its texture is heavy and sticky and feels heavy on my skin. You also need to blot it every hour. Not good Mac. no no! I feel sorry for the money I spent...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair, Neutral

HairBlond, Wavy, Fine

EyesGreen


1.0
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5 years ago

So disappointed. I'm very fair (NW 10 in mac) and this just went on so so yellow. I found it heavy and sticky. It kept me fairly matte (with powder on my tzone) but I just hated the heavy sticky...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair

HairRed

EyesBlue


4.0
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5 years ago

I love this bb cream and have re-purchased it a few times already. It is very light coverage and I use it at work and after a night of drinking (or anytime my skin isnt great) :P I feel like it...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel





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