Is it just us, or does it seem like suddenly drugstore beauty aisles and department store cosmetics counters have been littered with the letters of the alphabet? We're pretty sure we're not the only ones to have taken notice of all the new BB and CC cream products being marketed as of late. If you're unsure about the hype and don't know whether to take the plunge on another new product, we've got you covered. Click through the gallery to see our breakdown of BB versus CC versus DD (yes, it exists!) creams. Plus, we've tested some of the best drugstore and high-end products, so you won't have any qualms over which formula is right for you. We have the best picks for you right here.

Don't forget to check back for the next installment of "The ABC's of Beauty", where we break down the benefits of Vitamin E.