BB eye cream by Garnier

January 27, 2013
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BB creams have been all over the cosmetic market and now a BB eye cream…..just a marketing ploy or a great new product?

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So I bought this as I needed a new eye cream that would re-hydrate and help with my dark circles. I wanted to try something new and I was intrigued. I like my ‘Bodyshop’ and ‘Bobbi brown’ BB creams and I have heard nothing but good things about Garniers version. (My sister loves it for one!!)

So its a small 7ml tube with a silver rollerball end it comes in Light and Medium. I bought the light one as am light to medium skin toned and thought lighter would work well as it would brighten too.

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Unfortunately Light isn’t the word I’d used to describe the colour it blends in OK but its a medium colour in my opinion a shade darker than me I’d say a close match would be Mac NW30!!! So that was a disappointing.

The roller all is lovely. It glides over skin well and is very cooling which I like. It does re hydrate my under eye skin and feels refreshing but isn’t super great on the old dark circles but the skin looks smoother which is nice.

I enjoy using it and will keep doing so but it just isn’t worth the £9.99 price tag IMO (luckily I paid the new product £7.00 price) can’t wait to see some other peoples reviews and see what you guys think…
BB eye creams….marketing ploy…. hmmmm yes in this case I think so.

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