Finishing Powder

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Finishing powder is a must-have for any makeup artist. It's the last step in your beauty routine, and it's what gives your face that radiant, satin-smooth look. Here are some of the best finishing powders on the market today.

MAKE UP FOR EVERMini Ultra HD Microfinishing Loose Powder

ITEM: 1911387

Size: Mini Size Translucent - 0.14 oz/ 4 g - Translucent

93 Reviews

$27.00

My recently favorite setting powder. I used so many loose powders but this make my foundation very natural finish. ...I bought the regular size and I love it. The finish is very silky and it had my skin and makeup looking flawless....This is a finishing powder not a setting powder.

What it is:
An award-winning finishing powder that’s ultra-blurring and light-diffusing to create unfiltered perfection for all skintones—in every light.

What it does:
The last step in your make up routine, this finishing powder blur the look of your skin’s imperfections. Revamped and now more transparent, weightless, and blurring than ever, this is the ultimate finishing powder.

MAKE UP FOR EVERUltra HD Microfinishing Loose Powder

ITEM: 1911395

Size: Standard Size Translucent - 0.29 oz/ 8.5 g - Translucent

447 Reviews

$52.50

Look Awesome with this Finishing Powder...Love this product! This is one of the best loose powders I've used. Mattifies and blurs imperfections nicely. ...The best FINISHING powder!...This stuff is amazing! I never knew about finishing powders until I tried this. I thought all powders were heavier like setting powders.

What it is:
An award-winning finishing powder that’s ultra-blurring and light-diffusing to create unfiltered perfection for all skintones—in every light.

What it does:
The last step in your make up routine, this finishing powder blur the look of your skin’s imperfections. Revamped and now more transparent, weightless, and blurring than ever, this is the ultimate finishing powder.

CLINIQUEBlended Face Powder

ITEM: 1061191

Color: Invisible Blend

635 Reviews

$49.00

Love this loose powder!...Clinque loose powder brushes on so easily and gives my makeup a finishing touch that takes off the shine, but is transparent and light....clinique loose powder...I love this loose powder. I used it years ago and tried other ones, but I came back to this one because I think it has one of the best finishes to setting your makeup.

What it is: A signature, super-fine loose setting powder that creates a finish so smooth, flaws (and pores) seem to disappear.

What Else You Need to Know: Set and perfect your makeup with this lightweight, airy powder with a skin-hugging formula that makes pores appear to vanish. It effectively absorbs surface oil and has a silky-smooth finish for skin that looks extra-radiant, natural, and fresh.

GivenchyPrisme Libre Loose Setting and Finishing Powder

Size: 0.42 oz/ 14.50 mL·ITEM: 2364644

Color: 5 Popeline Mimosa - for medium to deep skintones

3K Reviews

$81.00

Best powder hands down...This is by far the best finishing powder I've found....I’ve used many high end finishing powders like hourglass, Huda, Laura Mercier but non of them work as magical as the Prisme Libre loose Setting Powder.

What it is: An ultra finely milled setting powder that resists caking and is designed to mattify, blur, & illuminate the complexion for a perfected makeup result.

Finish: Matte

Formulation: Loose Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamin E: provides antioxidant protection

Laura MercierTranslucent Loose Setting Powder Light Catcher

Size: 1 oz/ 29 g·ITEM: 2469963

Color: Cosmic Rose - bronzed rose - for medium-deep to deep skin tones​

741 Reviews

$64.00

I absolutely love the Light Catcher loose finishing powder. It's so versatile you can wear it to set your makeup or wear it alone for a fresh glow. ...Too much like a loose highlight !...Almost reminds me of a more intense hourglass finishing powder but loose.

What it is: A translucent setting powder with a luminous, light-creating finish for all skin types, with visible pore-blurring, skin-smoothing benefits for up to 12 hours.

Coverage: Light

Finish:
Radiant

Formulation:
Loose Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Botanical Blurring Powders: Blur and smooth the look of pores, texture, and imperfections.
- Multidimensional Pearl Blend: Visibly contrasts and corrects skin for up to 12 hours of wear.
- Amino Acid Skin-Conditioning Powders: Melt into skin for an undetectable finish that improves the look of skin.

Laura MercierUltra-Blur Talc-Free Translucent Loose Setting Powder

Size: .7 oz / 20 g·ITEM: 2588523

Color: Honey - medium skin tones with olive, warm and golden undertones

767 Reviews

$71.00

My FAVORITE of the LM powders!...I have tried 3 finishes of the Laura Mercier finishing powders and I have to say that this is HANDS DOWN my favorite of them all! ...More like a finishing powder...I had use several times and I have to say that is not bad at all but I would recommend as a finishing powder not as a setting powder because it has some sparkling particulars.

What it is: A talc-free loose setting powder that is infused with hyaluronic acid for comfortable, up to 16-hour wear and ultra-blurring power.

Coverage: Light

Finish:
Matte

Formulation:
Loose Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Makes the powder comfortable for all skin types.
- Amino Acid and Silica Powders: Create a soft-focus effect on fine lines, pores, and imperfections.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance.

What Else You Need to Know:

Laura MercierMini Translucent Loose Setting Powder

Size: 0.33 oz/ 9.3g·ITEM: 2250538

Color: Translucent Medium Deep - perfect for medium deep to the deepest skintones

6.6K Reviews

$37.00

THE BEST FINISHING POWDER!...No need for a soft focus lens with this powder. It provides the best finish for the most flawless, softest finish for your anytime, anywhere look....This finishing powder helps my face stay matte and finishes my make up so nicely.

What it is:
A mini, cult-favorite and award-winning, silky powder with a touch of sheer coverage to set makeup for up to 16 hours of wear.

What it does:
This mini setting powder locks in makeup for long-lasting wear, without adding weight or texture.

NARSLight Reflecting Loose Setting Powder

Size: .38 oz/ 11 g·ITEM: 2514792

Color: Sable - deep to very deep

517 Reviews

$54.00

Love this finishing powder! It had such a soft, velvety feel and provides the perfect matte finish....I think it's the perfect finishing powder. It's not too heavy and gives a really nice, clean finish.

What it is: A bestselling loose powder that locks makeup in place up to all day with a luminous, photo-ready finish.

Coverage: Light

Finish:
Radiant

Formulation:
Loose Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Micro-fine Mineral Powders: Glycerin and vitamin E guard against dryness and keep skin comfortable.
- Light Reflecting Complex™: Visibly restores skin’s youthful radiance.
- Photochromic Technology: No-flashback formula makes skin look perfect in person and on camera.

Bobbi BrownSkin Weightless Powder Foundation

Size: 0.38 oz/ 11 g·ITEM: 1646157

Color: 10 Espresso - deepest brown with red/brown/yellow undertones; for the deepest skin

136 Reviews

$73.00

I love this powder foundation, beautiful finish. I used to wear wander beauty powder foundation but I got very oily in a few hours; with this one I keep my skin matte and flawless for a long time, even the match is perfect.....Best Beauty Find!!!...Absolutely the best pressed powder foundation I’ve ever found! It stays, doesn’t settle into creasing or pores, just covers over imperfections and blemishes like it’s your real skin.

What it is: A creamy, cashmere-like powder that delivers a buffed, polished finish and lasting wear in a convenient compact—available in true-to-skin shades.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Matte

Formulation: Pressed Powder

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

What Else You Need to Know: This oil-free powder has a soft, creamy texture that feels smooth and comfortable with adjustable, natural-looking coverage. It blends evenly and seamlessly onto skin and conceals imperfections, fine lines, and pores for a finish that stays fresh and keeps skin shine-free. It is also best for normal to oily skin.

MAC CosmeticsMineralize Skinfinish Natural Face Powder

Size: 0.35 oz/ 10 g·ITEM: 2099620

Color: Medium - soft creamy beige

48 Reviews

$59.50

HG MED COVERAGE POWDER...Gives an airbrush finish, I love this powder. I use a flat dense brush when I want fuller coverage and a sponge for touch ups. ...The best natural finish!...This gives me the best natural looking finish without looking heavy.

What it is:
A slow-baked powder with M·A·C Multi-Mineral Complex that provides a natural, dimensional finish.

What it does:
This luxurious, slow-baked domed face powder with low-level pearlized pigments provides a dimensional yet natural-satin finish. Featuring the M·A·C Multi-Mineral Complex and vitamin E, it can be used to set foundation and to touch-up makeup throughout the day and is perfect for contouring the face and body.

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist and ophthalmologist tested and non-acnegenic.

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