Spring Beauty 2012: 5 Makeup Trends To Wear Now (PHOTOS)

The Huffington Post Canada   First Posted: 02/24/2012 9:25 am EST Updated: 01/03/2013 12:38 pm EST

Go soft or bold -- this spring's makeup trends run the gamut. Plus, there's a multitasking cream to add to your routine (psst, it'll save you time and promises to improve your skin) and if there's ever a time you need to learn how to contour your face, this is it. Here's a rundown of new products and looks to try this season.

New Product Must-Have: BB Cream
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We're finally catching up in North America and getting in on the BB cream craze. These multitasking creams have been popular in Asia for years, says Andrea Claire, a celebrity makeup artist based in Singapore. On our side of the pond, we've gotten a version that's a tinted treatment moisturizer that provides benefits including anti-aging, acne, brightening and hydrating. "As a pro-makeup artist, I can see the benefits for women to use them daily as you treat your skin and even out skin tone all in one step," says Claire. The one she's added to her pro kit most recently? Bobbi Brown BB Cream with SPF 35.