Lakmé 9 To 5 Complexion Care Face Cream Review


CC cream or the Complexion Care Cream by Lakme is an excellent product for us mere mortals who don’t like using foundation cream every single day. To make sure your final look is flawless, building the perfect base in excruciating important. And, that what Lakme CC cream does. My basic everyday look includes; Lakme CC cream, a hint of blush if required, gel liner and lipstick. I try to keep it minimal and fresh.

Lakme claims that this product is a mix of regular skin cream along with the hints of makeup to ensure a flawless finish every day. They say that it protects, moisturizes, brightens, evens skin tone, conceals and freshens. Does it do it all? Keep reading to find out.

Let’s start with the packaging. It comes in a rose-gold tube which looks very chic TBH. They offer four shades; Beige, Bronze, Honey and Almond. The tube is travel-friendly, and you can always carry it with you everywhere.

Coverage: Unlike your foundation, Lakme CC cream is lightweight. It doesn’t actually stick to your face, but blends in quite well. I love the coverage it offers. It almost masks my dark circles and even conceals the pimple marks. I also have pigmentation, which is basically uneven skin tone and Lakme CC cream gives me a perfect finish.

Texture: Its texture is creamy and blends easily. However, I finish it off with compact to ensure it doesn’t melt. But, during winters you can ditch your compact.

Fragrance: The fragrance is mild and doesn’t irritate.

It stays for: Okay, so without any touch-up, it can stay up to 6 hours easily.

Price: For a 30 g pack, it costs about 230, which makes it very affordable. Will I buy it again? Yes, it’s a great product.