Luxury Powders

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Luxury Powders.

Luxury powders are a new category of beauty products that have been gaining popularity in the past few years. These powders are made with high-end ingredients that are supposed to provide a variety of benefits, such as: making your skin look younger, improving your complexion, or even helping with wrinkles. Here are some great luxury powders available today.

GucciMatte Beauty Powder

Size: 0.35 oz/ 10 g·ITEM: 2356590

Color: 10 Medium - deep undertones

157 Reviews


I loved the blush colored pouch it comes in and the gold compact is very high quality. I could smell the perfume but it wasn’t overpowering. ...All in all, this is an extremely luxe setting powder that works well....An elegant setting powder experience

What it is: A buildable face powder offering a lightweight, visibly smooth texture to create a naturally perfected complexion.

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Micro-reflecting Lamellar Powders: Provide a smooth application for a luminous complexion.

- Emollient Agents: Provide a silky, comfortable feel all day long.

What Else You Need to Know: Poudre De Beauté Mat Naturel Beauty Setting Powder glides on with ease and allows for a buildable application, from natural to medium.

Armani BeautyLuminous Silk Glow Setting Powder

ITEM: 2439065

Color: 3 - very fair with a golden undertone

424 Reviews


This package is absolutely luxurious & beautiful! The brush that comes with this beautiful compact is so nice and high quality! ...It comes with a high-quality brush just like Chanel does with their powders.

What it is: A long-wearing setting powder that provides a flawless radiant finish.

What Else You Need to Know: The translucent, lightweight pressed powder transforms into a skin-matching veil of sheer coverage that eliminates flash-back and doesn’t cake or settle into fine lines. The lightweight finishing powder layers on effortlessly while blurring imperfections, locks in makeup, and leaves your skin with a long-lasting glow and natural finish.

Westman AtelierVital Pressed Skincare Blurring Talc-Free Setting Powder

Size: 0.17 oz / 5 g·ITEM: 2570364

Color: Translucent - works on most complexions

440 Reviews


This setting powder is so high quality. The packaging is so luxurious. ...The packaging is so high quality. I love carrying it with me throughout my day!

What it is: A weightless clean setting powder packed with protective, skin-refining actives for an instant diffused look and healthier-looking skin over time. 

Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Quinoa Seed Extract: Minimizes the look of pores and retexturizes the look of skin.

- Vitamin C: Neutralizes free radicals, visibly evens tone, and supports natural collagen.

- Probiotic: Enhances skin’s natural defense mechanisms.

GivenchyPrisme Libre Loose Setting and Finishing Powder

Size: 0.42 oz/ 14.50 mL·ITEM: 1661461

Color: 01 Original Mousseline Pastel - for fair skintones

3K Reviews


This product has TALC as their main ingredient. For a luxury brand I would expect them to use better quality ingredients. ...It is a good powder but I find it on the pricier side considering I have used more inexpensive high quality brands.

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

DiorDior Forever Loose Cushion Powder

Size: 0.35 oz/ 10 g·ITEM: 2486116

Color: "030" - medium skintones

30 Reviews


Too luxurious...The packaging is too luxurious...This product has really pretty/ luxurious packaging! My only problem with this is that I have no idea how to get the powder out!

What it is: An ultra-fine loose powder for a long-wear, matte, and naturally vibrant complexion, packaged in a signature Dior couture case.

Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Wild-Pansy Extract

What Else You Need to Know: Dior Forever Cushion Powder is available in three shades, specially developed to match all different skin tones, for perfect tone-on-tone match.
Infused with water and enriched with wild-pansy extract, the loose powder respects the skin and improves the quality of the complexion. This powder is dermatologist tested and non-comedogenic.


Hourglass makes lovely powder products that are of high quality and that create effortless finishes. ...There is enough for all of us to get high quality and stunning pieces. Makeup is not a one size fits all.

What it is: An innovative finishing powder that blurs, smooths, and brightens the complexion.

Coverage: Sheer

Finish: Radiant and Natural

Formulation: Pressed Powder

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This first-of-its-kind finishing powder features two Ambient Lighting powders and an Ambient Strobe Highlighter in one mélange.

HourglassVanish Airbrush Pressed Powder

Size: 0.37 oz / 10.5 g·ITEM: 2757862

Color: Translucent Deep - sheer warm brown

318 Reviews


Fantastic powder!...I love the iconic and high quality packaging and the powder itself is super finely milled. ...I love Hourglass Cosmetics and love their Vanish Airbrush Pressed Powder. Shade is Translucent. This powder is very high quality and luxurious.

What it is: A talc-free, sheer, pressed powder clinically shown to instantly reduce shine for an airbrushed finish that lasts all day.

Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, sulfates SLS & SLES, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This weightless, shine-controlling powder allows you to set, perfect, and touch up on the go. This non-drying formula instantly absorbs excess oil while minimizing and blurring.

TOM FORDShade and Illuminate Highlighting Duo

Size: 0.42 oz / 12 g·ITEM: 2602886

Color: Peachlight - peachy glow

544 Reviews


I would recommend it if you are looking for a high quality highlighter....High quality product...High quality product and amazing packaging. I love how pigmented of the shades are!

What it is: A paired palette of versatile, customizable highlighting shades that sculpt and define features with one-stroke luminosity.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Light-Diffusing Pearls
- Moringa and Passion Fruit Oils
- Ginger Extract

What Else You Need to Know:Used separately or together, this duo delivers flawless dimension and a touch of radiance. Infused with Vitamin E and light-diffusing iridescent pearls, these luminous shades are formulated to offer the effect of a liquid highlighter, but with a buildable, customizable and subtly illuminated finish.


Amazing powder...This is such a high-quality powder that does a great job of blurring my pores and controlling my oily skin, leaving my face looking flawless. ...A high quality long lasting matte setting powder...I highly recommend this setting powder to anyone looking for a high-quality long lasting matte setting powder.

What it is: An ultra-blurring, finely milled, talc-free pressed powder, infused with hyaluronic acid, that delivers up to 16 hours of comfortable wear and shine absorption.

Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Amino Acid and Silica Powders: Create a soft-focus effect on fine lines, pores, and imperfections.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Makes the powder feel comfortable on all skin types, even dry skin.
- White Lilly: Prevents oxidation and photo flashback.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban,

GUERLAINMeteorites Setting & Finishing Pearls of Powder

Size: 0.7 oz / 20 g·ITEM: 2772606

Color: 01 Pearly White

740 Reviews


Luxury highlighter...Used the sephora platinum powder brush #50 and a light dusting will do, otherwise you will end up cakey. also use it on a q-tip under my waterline as a loose powder to prevent eyeshadow smudging. ...I'm no stranger to paying high end prices for high end makeup, but I find it isn't worth it here.

What it is: One-of-a-kind, handmade finishing pearls of powder that set makeup, color correct, mattify shine, and illuminate the complexion, housed in a luxury re-usable case.

Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Sparkling-Colored Mother-of-Pearls: Provide multidimensional radiance.

- Cooler-Toned Mother-of-Pearls: Provide long-lasting radiance.

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“This one has such a fine and beautiful shimmer no sparkles just a glow! I cannot recommend this product enough and the poor Sephora product advisor literally showed me every powder highlighter because I was not buying another sparkly product”
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“I've been looking for the perfect powder- easy for travel, blotting ability, dusting ability- this is it”
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“This powder feels wonderful, is smoothing, and sets makeup well”
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“Surprisingly enough, my skin still looks great somehow with this powder even after an intensely sweaty workout at the gym”
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“This is okay but you have to be really careful you apply it properly so there's no white powder left on your face. Also, it can dry out your face a bit if you have combo/dry skin”
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“This product has TALC as their main ingredient. For a luxury brand I would expect them to use better quality ingredients”
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