Marcelle BB Cream Golden Glow

We’'ll be the first to admit: Smooth, dewy skin is right at the top of our beauty wish list (right next to endless, clump-free lashes). This multitasking BB cream gets us much closer to our goal——and with minimal effort. It hydrates and calms skin, evens tone, controls shine, lightly masks imperfections, and, thanks to tiny flecks of light-reflecting pigments, infuses skin with a fresh-from the-yoga-studio radiance. This hypoallergenic, gluten-free, perfume-free, and oil-free formula is perfect for those with sensitive skin.

Marcelle BB Cream Golden Glow
4.1 out of 5 stars, based on 45,905 Reviews 45,905 Reviews
4.1 out of 5 stars
5 Star
20286
4 Star
15434
3 Star
7339
2 Star
1900
1 Star
946
my profile
people who
purchased
sampled
Skin type
Normal
Dry
Oily
Combination
Skin tone
Fair
Light
Light-Medium
Medium
Medium-Dark
Dark
Age
17 & under
18-24
25-34
35-44
45-54
55 & over
Apply
Works so well I didn't even realize it!
Sampled

I received this awhile ago in my Birchbox and since NONE of the other BB creams ever work for me, I waited months to even try it.

I have light olive skin with yellow undertones, and usually have to custom mix my own foundation - usually everything is too pink for me, even when I do it this way. Also, I have acne scars, rosacea, severe dry and flaky patches, oiliness...just a little of everything!! I would usually NEVER get closeup with my boyfriend without my custom foundation blend, concealer and powder, topped off with highlighter, bronzer and eyeliner......(for my minimalist look).

So summer happened and I needed to change up and simplify my routine. I finally tried this and I applied it thickly the same way I would my foundation. Didn't look so good. Later I tried a different approach, pressing small dots of product into damp skin only where I really need it and at first didn't think that it was doing anything, but after a few days I realized that I wasn't "noticing" anything because the product worked so well and subtly that the problem areas had disappeared before my eyes. I was so used to seeing this like pinky beige paint cancelling out my regular face, that when I still saw my freckles and a natural, dewy look at first I thought the product didn't do anything.

I love the results so much that I have cut the number of other makeup products I use in half and am ready to chuck the 2 bottles of foundation I had just purchased.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 252 of 258 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Not too sparkley
Sampled

So I'm trying out alternatives to regular foundation. I have combination skin, I can get oily in my T-zones and my cheeks like to be dry.

First, I tried this by itself, and noticed it's a little shimmertastic for me.

I put a CC cream on top that came in a flat color... it was PERFECT! I thought it could get too thick, but no, my face feels dewy and there are no dry patches. The combo is still less thick than a primer and foundation.

I'll keep testing, but I'm pretty happy with this product.

4
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 48 of 49 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Perfect BB cream
Sampled

I am always skeptical of BB creams. I like them, but they just either provide too much coverage or not enough. However, I loved this product. It is thicker than other BB creams I have tried and blends out nicely. It really gives you the "your skin, but better" appearance. The smell is a little odd, but you can't smell it after it's dried.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 29 of 30 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
BB Cream
Sampled

I love this BB cream. i felt like J.LO when I had it on. It was so beautiful it did have a dewey effect which I do not like usually but I loved this!

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 32 of 34 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Love it!
SampledPurchased

I use this everyday, first received it as a sample and liked it so much I bought it. It works well alone or under makeup.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 49 of 56 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Great for pale skin
Sampled

This stuff is great! It gives my face a natural glow and yet stays moisturized. It looks it bit dark at first, but once you apply it, your face turns to silk!

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 7 of 7 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Awesome BB cream!
Sampled

Makes my face look so smooth and doesn't cake on! Love this because it doesn't clog my pores as much as other Bb creams do.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No 14 of 16 found this review helpful. Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
bb cream
SampledPurchased

I love this bb cream so much. it definately makes my face glow I had to buy it! it totally worked I was very surprised

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Amazing
Sampled

I had never heard of this brand but it will be my go to bb cream from here on out. Great consistency and feels great on.

5
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No
Alright
Sampled

It did its job for the most part, although the application was not as smooth as I would have liked and it wasn't very longwearing.

4
Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No   Was this review helpful to you? Yes | No