I fear the SPF 15 is a little low for my tastes so I do apply my own SPF prior to application. It deserves mentioning that although lightweight at first application I felt it got heavy and a bit shinier as the day progressed. I imagine it'll wear for me better in the Winter when my skin is...

Using M·A·C Pro's Taupe Powder Blush, he lightly swept under model's cheekbones and over temples for a soft contour and applied Studio Finish SPF 15 Concealer only where needed. Kaliardos blended through brows to create a strong, yet soft textured brow. On the eyes he used M·A·C Coffee...

Leaves skin smooth and moisturized the whole day! Works for a lot of skin type! Does not feel heavy once applied. Cons No SPF nor added properties like anti-aging. Packaging! Not a fan of this difficult-to-squeeze packaging! Because of its moisturizing properties, may cause breakouts to...

Higher SPF, from 15 to 17. But Lola Tara would still recommend applying a separate SPF, okidoks? Better scent. The original one smells clean but sometimes it strikes me as too medicine-ish. This one smells like a moisturizer. Easy to spread, seems easily absorbed. Same brightening effect, if...

The shade is pretty pale but it does adjust accordingly once applied however a little pastiness is noticeable if too much is applied. However, since it runs a little sheerer I seem to get away with it and it looks very natural. I find the SPF 20 a bit disappointing but I typically apply a...

The products in the lineup go on smoothly (so smoothly, in fact, that I've been using the Mineral Screen Gel as a primer), are odorless, stay non-sticky, and apply invisibly without any of that chalky film you often get with sunscreens. They also pull double-duty as a moisturizer, so...

That being said, the biggest downside to Marcelle BB cream is the lack of SPF. I tried to make up for it by applying sunscreen or SPF powder, but that diminished the radiance and even tone, resulting in a pale ashy look. Overall, I found Marcelle BB cream to be a good alternative to...

 

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