Pearl Powders

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Pearl powders are a type of makeup that is used to enhance the skin's natural beauty. Pearl powders are often used to give the skin a soft, glowing look. Here are some great options for pearl powders available today.


Size: 00.6 oz/ 1.9 g·ITEM: 1973148

Color: 06 Iridescent Pearl

258 Reviews


I have this in Iridescent Pearl. There is a bronze color to it and a bit too dark for it to work as a highlighter on my fair/light skin. so i use it around my eyes for a bronze glam look and it is amazing. ...It’s a nice soft crushed pearl powder texture. I use it as a highlighter for face and body, an eyeshadow, and sometimes on top of a lipstick to make lips look fuller. ...Review of shade "Iridescent Pearl"

What it is: An ultra-fine shimmering powder that catches light to accent eyes, lips, and cheeks.

What Else You Need to Know: Perfect on the eyes, cheeks, and lips, this multifaceted, ultra-fine, loose highlighter powder includes pure mother of pearl pigments to add light-catching color and shine. Unique technology enables wet or dry application for a customized finish across all 18 shades.

HourglassMini Ambient Strobe Lighting Powder

Size: 0.04 oz/ 1.3 g·ITEM: 1963677

Color: Euphoric

2.5K Reviews


I really love this strobe powder! The product claims to contains ultra-fine pearl particles that add a candlelit glow to the skin without looking glittery. ...I use this as a setting powder, and my face glows like a pearl. Highly recommended.

What it is:
A travel-size Ambient® Strobe Lighting Powder—an illuminating strobing powder designed to sculpt the face with light-creating depth and dimension for a refined highlight.

What it does:
Perfectly sized for travel, each mini compact of strobe lighting powder is formulated in a sheer base with concentrated ultra-fine micro pearl particles in varying sizes and refraction levels to give off a naturally luminescent highlight to the skin without a heavy metallic finish.

What else you need to know:
Hourglass products are 100 percent cruelty-free.

NARSLight Reflecting Loose Setting Powder

Size: .38 oz/ 11 g·ITEM: 2514800

Color: Mesa - medium-deep

518 Reviews


This product does wonders for my skin as a setting powder. I use it over my foundation and it feel like pearls rubbing onto my face. ...This is a white translucent powder with a subtle pearl with a touch of shimmer.

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

Coverage: Light


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.

bareMineralsMineral Veil Talc Free Setting Powder

Size: 0.3 oz/ 8.5 g·ITEM: 1073014

Color: Illuminating Mineral Veil - completely sheer with luminous finish

6.1K Reviews


Great Irridescent Powder...Love this version of mineral. Has a very subtle pearl like finish that is especially nice for summer. ...It would be better if it was pearl sheen and not sparkles, it would be less noticeable, but still, its ok.

What it is:
A weightless mineral setting powder that extends makeup wear while bluring and minimizing the appearance of fine lines and pores with no flashback.

What it does:
In a range of shades and finishes, Mineral Veil® Setting Powder is our cult favorite setting powder, versatile enough for all skintones and skin types. The light-as-a-feather, super smooth formulas blend onto skin without smudging the makeup you’re already wearing. Sheer and never cakey, Mineral Veil® Setting Powder weightlessly blurs and minimizes the appearance of fine lines and pores, whether it is applied over makeup or onto beautifully bare skin.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates


In The Silk Powder, pink and gold Japanese pearl powder impart skin with a healthy-looking radiance I'm so in love with this fabulous powder. ...I’ve been searching for a cleaner powder since W3ll People changed their formula. I really love powders with crushed pearl for the skin benefits.

What it is: A protective, talc-free setting powder that blurs pores, shields from pollution and blue light, and provides a translucent, soft-radiant finish.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, Pores, and Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Silk Extract: Maintains healthy moisture balance for visibly smoother, more radiant skin.
- Silk Powder: Helps makeup last longer, blurs the look of pores, and reduces the appearance of shine.
- Anti-pollution and Blue-Light Ingredients: Shield skin from stressors that may cause the look of premature wrinkling.

Laura MercierTranslucent Loose Setting Powder Light Catcher

Size: 1 oz/ 29 g·ITEM: 2469955

Color: Honey Star - golden peach - for medium skin tones​

741 Reviews


I used to use Lancome's Absolue Powder Radiant Smoothing Powder in Absolute Pearl but I believe the shade has been discontinued and this product is a good substitute! ...Beautiful powder, but need tweaking...Really nice powder inside the house. It gives pearl like shimmer over my face that immediately make my face luminous without being powdery.

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


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.

Fashion FairIconic Pressed Setting Powder

Size: 0.3 oz/ 8.6 g·ITEM: 2476935

Color: Coconut Pearl - translucent: for light to medium skin tones

34 Reviews


love love love this powder...I’m so happy to have my favorite powder in my favorite store....The only thing I didn’t like is the color. I have coconut Pearl which is supposed to be translucent but when I place it on my foundation .

What it is: An ultra-lightweight, oil-absorbing powder that instantly sets—or refreshes—makeup at home and on the go.


I received this product free of cost in exchange for my honest review. I really love these powders. they are cool and innovative. they blur the skin and add glow without emphasizing texture. i’m in love!...Omg I loved these balm powders! They texture is so smooth and also feels smooth on the skin.

What it is: A new generation of tinted, light-reflecting balm-to-powder skin-transforming illuminators that blur and add a soft, lit-from-within glow all over the face.

Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Upsalite: Absorbs excess oil and sweat.

- Vegan Squalane: Blurs and retains moisture.

- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates.

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. It is also gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

Laura MercierReal Flawless Luminous Perfecting Talc-Free Pressed Powder

Size: 0.24 oz / 7 g·ITEM: 2643112

Color: Translucent - for very fair to light medium skin tones

246 Reviews


I like this powder! It’s not too shimmer and it provides the kind of finish that hourglass ambient lighting powders do. ...Glowy powder...I haven't fallen in love with a powder in a long time and I'm usually not a fan of pressed powders.

What it is: A pressed finishing powder that enhances the look of skin and makeup with a natural, luminous finish, instantly adding dimension and enlivening skin.
Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Chamomile Extract and Rose Oil: Provides all-day skin comfort that becomes one with skin.
- High Resolution Pigments and Custom-Pearl Blends: Enliven complexion, instantly lift sallowness and dullness.
- Auto-Balancing Technology: Helps balance moisture and control shine immediately and over time.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SL

MAKE UP FOR EVERHD SKIN TWIST & LIGHT 24HR Luminous Finishing Powder

Size: 0.2 oz / 8 g·ITEM: 2670289

Color: 3.0 Tan - for tan skin tones

209 Reviews


The three different colored powders mixing into the perfect finishing powder shade is like magic (color theory, haha) but I have dry skin and my skin always looks super matte with the powders I use and this one gives me that radiant finish that I’ve been using wanting!...I Wish The Pink Powder Was Sold Separately....The pink powder alone is great, if you mix the powders it gets Oompa Loompa orange

What it is: A three-in-one, ultrafine loose finishing powder that blurs, color-corrects, and illuminates your complexion while delivering radiance and blurring.

Coverage: Light


Loose Powder

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Fine Flat Pearls: Reflect light in a linear way for a flattering, lit-from-within look.
- Spherical Powders: Diffuse light, creating a blurring, soft-focus effect.

What Else You Need to Know: This powder includes different shades: a skin-tone shade to even out discoloration, a correcting shade to neutralize undertones, and a color-reviving shade for a lit-from-within result. It is infused with flat pearl pigments and spherical powders to reflect and

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