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What Else You Need to Know: This award-winning powder locks in makeup for long-lasting wear without adding weight or texture. It absorbs oil and reduces shine all day, creating a flawless, matte finish with no flashback in photos. These truly-translucent shades work on all skin tones, and create a soft-focus effect to subtly blur fine lines and imperfections.
Translucent is perfect for fair to medium and tan skin tones.
Translucent Medium Deep is perfect for medium-deep to deep skin tones.
Clinical Results: TLSP was shown to have:
- No flashback in photos
- 16-hour long-wear
- Shine control up to 8 hours
In a consumer test on 32 women after 2 weeks:
- 100% said it is lightweight and does not look cakey on skin
- 100% said it controls and reduces shine
- 97% said it absorbs excess oil
-Prep Laura Mercier’s Velour Puff (sold separately) by massaging Translucent Loose Setting Powder into the puff, folding both halves together
-Tap the powdered side on the back of your hand to remove excess.
-Fold the puff in half and gently press and roll the puff onto skin to set your makeup. Around the eyes, use Laura Mercier’s Secret Brightening Powder for Under Eyes (sold separately).
-Focus on the areas where makeup breaks down the most.
-Apply after any creamy formulas, including cream blush.
-Tip: Renowned Makeup Artist Laura Mercier uses it to set foundation and prolong its wear. She applies it after foundation and concealer, and before applying powder-based color. As an added benefit, it eases the application of powder blush or bronzer.
Laura Mercier, pioneer of the “Flawless Face,” is a world-renowned makeup artist and the innovative force behind the eponymous brand’s iconic products and luxe artistry techniques. She continues to make artistry effortless through her intuitive approach to beauty and philosophy: “What makes you unique makes you beautiful.”
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