Much more than a tinted moisturiser, a good BB cream, or Beauty Balm, should also provide SPF protection and expert healing and soothing properties. Once a novelty, BB creams are now everywhere. This is our edit of the five very best...
Best for full coverage: Diorskin Nude BB Cream , £30
Best for a light feel: Ren Satin Perfection BB Cream , £26
Best budget option: Garnier Miracle Skin Perfector Daily All-In-One Day Cream , £9.99
Best for a matte finish: Bobbi Brown BB Cream , £29
Best for long lasting power: Philosophy Be Your Best BB Cream , £23