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Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation

Mally Beauty

Face Defender BB Cream Foundation

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Item #: 2287107 Size: 1.8 oz

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Look instantly younger with this smoothing, protecting foundation. With anti-aging ingredients, the innovative, oil-free liquid formula glides on velvety-smooth to help protect skin and diminish the appearance of pores and fine lines. You'll look like you're cast in a soft, diffused light. While promoting hydration and all day color wear, these items work in tandem or on their own to help minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

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Apply the foundation by dotting a small amount on your forehead, cheeks, and chin. Blend with your fingers. If you prefer, you can use a sponge or a brush.

Precautions: For external use only. Do not use on damaged or broken skin. Stop use and ask doctor if rash occurs. When using this product keep out of eyes. Rinse with water to remove. Keep out of reach of children. If swallowed, get medical help or contact a Poison Control Center right away.
Active: Titanium Dioxide (4.50%), Zinc Oxide (3.00%). Inactive: Aluminum Hydroxide, Butylene Glycol, Caprylyl Glycol, Carbomer, Cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone, Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Glycerin, Hexyl Laurate, Hexylene Glycol, Lysine, Magnesium Chloride, Nylon-12, Nylon-12 Fluorescent Brightener 230 Salt, Octyldodecyl Neopentanoate, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, PEG/PPG 18/18 Dimethicone, Phenoxyethanol, Phytantriol, Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate, Polysorbate 20, Polyvinylalcohol Crosspolymer, Potassium Chloride, Potassium Sorbate, Silica, Sodium Chloride, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Stearic Acid, Tetrahexyldecyl Ascorbate, Tocopherol, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Water (Aqua), Zinc Chloride. May Contain: Mica (CI 77019), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499).

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Mally BeautyFace Defender BB Cream Foundation
 
4.2

(based on 93 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (68)
  • Easy to apply (62)
  • Blends well (59)
  • Goes on smoothly (59)
  • Good pigmentation (55)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (11)
  • Doesn't stay on (6)
  • Poor coverage (6)
  • Heavy (5)
  • Difficult to apply (4)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (42)
  • Full coverage (32)
  • Mature skin (27)
  • Acne-prone or oily skin (21)
  • Sensitive skin (19)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (48), Budget shopper (34)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (11), 30 minutes (7)

Reviewed by 93 customers

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5.0

Best Foundation for my Acne

By Lisa

from CA

About Me Budget Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long-Lasting
  • Noncomodegenic

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
    • Full Coverage
    • Mature Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

    After struggling to find a foundation that covered my acne and didn't make me oily, I finally decided to switch over to a prestige brand of makeup, and after the girl at Ulta tried 4 different oil free foundations, we came across this one recommended by another employee who said she swears by it. And I am so thankful! It's easy to use (I put it in with my fingers even) and covers everything I need. It feels so lightweight, and even makes my pores look smaller, it has a slight matte finish which I love. I get so many compliments on my skin now.

     
    4.0

    Love The Results

    By T.

    from Atlanta

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Lightweight

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry Skin
      • Light To Medium Coverage
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

      I tried using BareMinerals complextion rescue but I didn't like the thick heavy feel. It also took a lot time to apply so I didn't find it great for everyday use. I went into Ulta asking for something light and natural-looking and was introduced to this product. I love the results! It's light and easy to apply with the natural-looking finish. It doesn't take much time to apply and blend. It even has SPF and a bit of a shimmer. Every time I use this BB Cream I get comments on how great my skin looks!

       
      5.0

      From MAC to Mally

      By Ri

      from West Covina, CA

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Light To Medium Coverage

        Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

        I was so used to using Mac or benefit for foundation. I haven't completely explored different foundations because I'm afraid of poor results but this BB cream is life. I truly love it. It's perfect for the days I'm not feeling a heavier foundation. It's natural looking and I personally love the slight glitter look it gives. Me being an African American woman, it's hard finding makeup that fits perfectly. I'd suggest this to those brown skin beauties looking to try something new.

         
        5.0

        My favorite bb cream EVER

        By cA

        from Los Angeles CA

        About Me Budget Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting
        • Matte Finish
        • Noncomodegenic

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
          • Light To Medium Coverage
          • Normal Skin
          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

          I previously used the ItCosmerics bb cream but later I was intorduced to Mally's bb cream and fell in love. This product doesn't get greasy like the itcosmetics one and its so quick and easy to use.

           
          5.0

          Best foundation I've ever had

          By Shay Shay

          from Cockeysville, MD

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long-Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage

            Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

            This foundation is easily applied and it has a smooth look. It doesn't leave a pasty or crusty/dry look afterwards. Absolutely stunning product.

             
            2.0

            Not for me

            By qnzgethemoney

            from FL

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Lightweight

            Cons

            • Poor Coverage
            • Pricey / Poor Value
            • Too Greasy

            Best Uses

              Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

              Has glitter and once applied it left a white cast on my face, probably bc of the sun screen

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Nothing bad to say about it

              By Lala

              from San Antonio, TX

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Lightweight
              • Long-Lasting
              • Matte Finish
              • Noncomodegenic

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Light To Medium Coverage

                Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

                I had never used a product from the Mally brand before. I had actually never heard of it, but it was suggested to me by an employee. I'm very happy with my purchase. It is light but still provides good coverage. I was told that I did not need to use any setting powder or setting spray with this product and I have found that to be true. I'ill probably buy this again.

                 
                5.0

                Malloy

                By Susie

                from Raleigh, NC

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Goes On Smoothly
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long-Lasting
                • Matte Finish
                • Noncomodegenic
                • The best I've used.

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Full Coverage
                  • Mature Skin
                  • Normal Skin

                  Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

                  There are no negatives.

                  (0 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  1.0

                  I would NEVER buy this product again!

                  By Dawn

                  from Harrisburg, Pa

                  About Me Brand Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • No pros I can think of

                  Cons

                  • Difficult To Apply
                  • Doesn't Stay On
                  • Poor Coverage
                  • Pricey / Poor Value

                  Best Uses

                  • Light To Medium Coverage

                  Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

                  Extremely disappointed after spending so much time explaining what I wanted.

                   
                  5.0

                  I would buy this product again

                  By BSB

                  from CONWAY,AR

                  About Me Budget Buyer

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Goes On Smoothly
                  • Good Pigmentation
                  • Long-Lasting

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Full Coverage

                    Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

                    GREAT PRODUCT

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                    4 Questions | 4 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Do I need to use a moisturizer and primer in conjunction with the Mally Face Defender BB Cream Foundation?
                      Asked on 4/5/2016 by Miss CMT

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Face Defender BB Cream Foundation has built-in priming and hydrating benefits, so many use it as an all-in-one product! If you have a dry skin type, you may prefer to use an additional moisturizer and then layer BB Cream over top.

                        Answered on 4/20/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      What are the undertones of this bb cream ?
                      Asked on 3/9/2016 by estrella92 from Virginia

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        All shades feature neutral undertones. We recommend testing the shades at your nearest Ulta Beauty store, where one of our beauty associates is happy to assist you in finding your perfect match in-person!

                        http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                        Answered on 3/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Is this noncomedogenic?
                      Asked on 2/12/2016 by Makeup loverrr from Apple Valley, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        Mally Beauty does not use a noncomedogenic claim. This product is formulated for all skin types.

                        Answered on 2/16/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                    • Q:

                      Will this give me a white cast in pictures since there's spf in it? What if I use it as a primer under my foundation?
                      Asked on 1/25/2016 by anniehugstrees from San Jose

                      1 answer

                      • Staff Expert

                        A:

                        We have received no complaints that Face Defender BB Cream Foundation causes a "flashback" effect - it should perform perfectly in flash photography! Use of a primer is optional, since it features built-in priming benefits.

                        Answered on 1/26/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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