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Face Defender BB Cream Foundation

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Face Defender BB Cream Foundation

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1.8 oz Item 2287107

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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
 
4.1

(based on 132 reviews)

81%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Lightweight (92)
  • Easy to apply (91)
  • Goes on smoothly (88)
  • Blends well (87)
  • Good pigmentation (75)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (21)
  • Doesn't stay on (12)
  • Heavy (10)
  • Poor coverage (9)
  • Difficult to apply (6)

Best Uses

  • Light to medium coverage (62)
  • Full coverage (45)
  • Mature skin (36)
  • Acne-prone or oily skin (29)
  • Sensitive skin (29)
    • My Beauty Routine Takes:
    • 10 minutes (11), 30 minutes (7)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (70), Budget shopper (47)

Reviewed by 132 customers

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4.0

Mally did it again!

By Kathy

from Michigan

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Goes On Smoothly
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Matte Finish

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Light To Medium Coverage

    Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

    Great product, good for this summer with the SPF protectiion

     
    5.0

    One of my favortes!

    By Cheval

    from New York, NY

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • A little expensive

    Best Uses

    • Light coverage to full coverage. You choose.

    Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

    I originally found this product at another store. Although they still carry Mally Beauty, they stopped carrying this product. I am glad I found it at Ulta.

     
    4.0

    Love it

    By Unicorn

    from Greensboro, NC

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Lightweight
    • Matte Finish
    • Noncomodegenic

    Cons

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

      I really did like this. MEDIUM coverage and 1.8 oz means for product that most out there. Only thing lacking is shade range. Oil free so good for my oily girls.

       
      4.0

      Decent for a full coverage BB cream

      By Glambo

      from Detroit, MI

      About Me Brand Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Doesn't Stay On

      Best Uses

      • Dry Skin
      • Light To Medium Coverage
      • Mature Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

      For a BB cream this is more than decent, a little over price but it does have extra ingredients in it if you're about spf. I only use this in the winter time as it doesn't hold well in spring and summer. It does offer a clean effortless complexion which I love but it's not long lasting as it'll run oily through out they day. If I could make it stay all day, this could be my go too because it's a very light foundation. A little does go along way so I can say you are getting your money's worth. If it could only be longer lasting this would be my go too! :)

       
      5.0

      Great coverage!

      By Nikki

      from Reno, NV

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting

      Cons

      • A bit pricey

      Best Uses

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

      Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

      Great coverage without feeling heavy.

       
      5.0

      I have found the best!

      By Melanie

      from New York, NY

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Reviewer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage
        • Light To Medium Coverage

        Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

        I have been using this Mally foundation, concealer, and powder for 3 years. I am writing a review because I noticed this awesome product is not getting all the raves it should! I've searched and searched for the perfect fit to my caramel complexion. I don't use primer and I only need just two "little half inch lines" of product on my finger and it's not too much and not too little.. I look flawless. People constantly compliment my "perfect skin" but they don't know that I give this foundation most of the credit. I am so glad I found this. I almost had a meltdown when I found out my local store stopped carrying it...and now I have to buy online..but that is fine as long as this product does not go away. I am a budget buyer and I used Loreal True-Match years ago and it was almost perfect...but this right here IS perfect and absolutely worth it! If you use a good lotion under the foundation, then a little bit of the powder on top....this product is NOT drying or cakey. You don't need a lot. I wear makeup almost every day and this bottle lasts me about 4-months. I also finish my look with NYX Matte Finish Spray.

         
        5.0

        Great foundation - worth the price

        By Fan of Mally's beauty products

        from Illinois

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dry Skin
          • Light To Medium Coverage
          • Mature Skin

          Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

          I am in my upper 40's and have winter dry skin. Mally has great products ( eye liner, concealer) especially this foundation that goes on so smooth , stays for hours and hours and the color match is perfect. I wear the light color which has enough coverage without looking like I am wearing too much & it does not settle in the annoying wrinkles around my eyes !!

           
          5.0

          Fresh Face

          By Yvonne

          from Clermont Fl

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Lightweight

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Light To Medium Coverage
            • Mature Skin

            Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

            I love how this makeup made my face feel fresh and dewey. I'll definitely buy it again!

             
            5.0

            I love this foundation

            By Keyna

            from Sparks, NV

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • Pricey / Poor Value

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage

            Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

            This foundation is similar to a 2 in 1 foundation it doubles as a concealer.

             
            5.0

            Love this foundation

            By Pamgirl

            from Denver, CO

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
              • Dry Skin
              • Full Coverage
              • Light To Medium Coverage
              • Mature Skin
              • Normal Skin

              Comments about Mally Beauty Face Defender BB Cream Foundation:

              I love this foundation. It goes on easily, covers a multitude of sins and lasts all day.

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              • Q:

                Would you recommend this product for oily, acne prone skin?
                Asked on 1/22/2018 by stephsimmont from Tracy, CA

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  This product is suitable for all skin types! Mally Beauty does not claim that any of their products are noncomedogenic, but all Mally Beauty products are sensitivity tested.

                  Answered on 1/23/2018 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
              • Q:

                Is this a BB or foundation?
                Asked on 3/4/2017 by Cj from South Dakota

                1 answer

                • Brand Expert

                  A:

                  This is an amazois foundation with all the benefits of a BB cream! This formula is your primer, moisturizer, and full-coverage foundation in one. With anti-aging ingredients and SPF 15, the innovative, oil-free liquid formula glides on velvety-smooth to help protect skin and diminish the appearance of pores and fine lines. xox

                  Answered on 3/13/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
              • 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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