February 18, 2010

Review : Dr. Jart Silver Label BB Cream



PRODUCT INFO on tube:
Rejuvenating Blemish Base, whitening SPF35/PA++
This unique professional formula containing innovative active ingredients, concealing blemishes and activating skin rejuvenation. It soothes red, irritated skin while providing moisture to the skin. It can also be used as a make up base.

RETAIL PRICE: Php 1,780 for 50ml.

WEIGHT : 50 grams

SHADES : Available in only 1 shade ideal for fair skintones.

WHAT I LIKE:
* provides medium coverage.You can skip concealer if you don't have dark circles & blemishes. I love the coverage compared to Skinfood BB Creams. Effect is like I'm using Maybelline's gel foundation.
* high spf - you can also skip sunblock!
* scent is not bothering
* good oil control. Suits my combination skin.
* brightens my complexion and matches my skintone.
* i love the flip top cap! Much easier to use since I'm always in a hurry.
* been using this for 1 week and so far no break-outs.

WHAT I DON'T LIKE:
* not locally available.
* kinda hard to blend since texture is thicker than Skinfood.
* shade doesn't suit darker skintones.

EDIT 5/24/10: Dr. Jart is now in the Philippines! Check out Manila Beauty Blog's post for the prices and available variants.
Note: Dr. Jart is also available at Mall of Asia Dept. Store. Thanks to May for the info!

TIPS:
I still use my moisturiser underneath to make it easier to blend. I apply the BB cream on small dots around the face, blend with Bare Natural's Foundation brush and blend again using my fingertips.

ADDICTION FACTOR:
The best BB cream I've tried so far! I really love the coverage...

RATING :
5 out of 5.

Swatch with flash
Dr. Jart Silver Label BB Cream


when blended

left side : bare
right side : with BB Cream

See the brightening effect?

EDIT:
By the way, don't forget to check out Purple Snowflake's review, you'd be amazed at the Before & After pics.

And also, looking for BB Cream swatches and comparison?
Check out Mymakeuplover's BB Cream post.

Thanks to K sharing the link.


Till next time,

21 comments:

Fifi said...

I'm pretty much done with bb creams but I tried Dr Jart's mask and it's awesome!

GirL With GLasSes... said...

Khymm maganda ba yung skin food na bb cream? whats better the mushroom one or the other one? yung walang shimmer meron ba?

im not comfortable with my faceshop and i think it sucks because i always tend to look like a ghost whenever i wear it.

CHARRY said...

Nice review Khymm. hope i can find one too :)

K said...

shade twin! :)
Im gonna try Dr. Jart next!
Great review!

Khymm said...

@girlwithglasses - jing, Skinfood has no shimmer po, compared to Dr. jart, it has a sheer coverage.

Chrissy said...

Looks good, I feel like checking this out. Too bad I have no money.. oh well

K said...

sis i dont know if this is too much to ask but pwede pahingi swatch sa face :) haha like before bb cream and after

Khymm said...

@k - i tried taking pics sa before and after bb cream but di gaanong kita yung difference eh. my cam sucks hehe

☆Anastacia☆ said...

I have a lot of BB creams but non of them suit for darker skin tone!

Musicalhouses said...

It seems to blend quite well, and it looks like it has a nice texture! It's kind of annoying that BB creams seem to come in only 1 or 2 shades. I've never tried one because of the lack of shades...:(

abby said...

waaaahhh. the brightening effect looks good on your skin! i want one too! but I was discouraged with BB creams since SkinFood's Gingko gave me allergies after a week

Askmewhats said...

thanks for your review, I'm done wth my BB cream phase :) for now :) heheheh

maki said...

brightening nga..

Vanilla said...

does megashine smell weird??i wanna try!but i have too many glosses and im gonnaa start no buy soon!lol
this bb cream breaks me out
:(

Khymm said...

@vanilla - too bad it broke you out sis. Regarding the NYX megashine gloss, it doesnt smell weird unlike their lipsticks =)

shaynaJo said...

hi girl, thanks for the review. I'm in the middle of deciding if I should buy and try out Dr Jart. I think by ur ratings, I should really give it a try now ! :D

sales said...

Prefer the silver label for fairer Asian women like us :)

may anthonette said...

hi! just to inform you that dr. jart bb cream is available in mall of asia dept store. andun ako i will be happy to assist u. im may beauty consultant of dr. jart. thanks.

Jaica Camille said...

Hi! Just wanna ask where did u buy your dr. jart? GT? Sorry, i dont know coz im a newbie... Im interested coz u bought it half of the price of ones from our local market! Thanks!

Shopcoholic said...

@ Jaica - GT means girltalk =) its cheaper coz the seller said this is her BACK-UP =)

Janet said...

thanks for sharing this...I really love how it looks, gives you almost glowing flawless look...but I've tried BBcreams from Etude, Missha and The Face Shop and it all break me out...i'll try to drop my MOA to check if this won't break me out too..Hoping...*cross fingers*

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