Tag Archives: face powder

Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette

Common misconception: these powders are not true highlighters. They are actually finishing powders. Good. Now that we’ve gotten that cleared up, let’s look at the pretty palette. The case is beautifully sleek and seems to be sturdy. L-R: Dim Light, … Continue reading

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L’Oreal Infallible Pro-Matte Powder in Sun Beige

I’ve been looking more and more at the drugstore for matte powders. I found this L’Oreal one during a sale. The packaging is simple and straightforward. A clear window on the front, a flip top lid, and a sponge on … Continue reading

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Urban Decay De-Slick Mattifying Powder

As it has been documented on this blog, I have a super oily face. Well, maybe it’s not as oily now as it was when I was 17, but it’s still pretty darn greasy. I bought Urban Decay De-Slick because … Continue reading

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bareMinerals Matte Foundation Broad Spectrum SPF 15 in Golden Medium

How many of you use mineral powder foundations? I’m just started to get into them. I chose this one the last time I was at Sephora. It’s a warm-toned, finely milled powder foundation. The packaging doesn’t carry any major issues … Continue reading

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Summer Beauty Basics: MAC Blot Powder and Your Favorite Setting Powder

With the stifling heat on it’s way (for some, it’s already here), many of us are hunting for a setting powder that will combat oiliness, melting makeup and sweaty faces. For me, Captain Miracle is the MAC Blot Powder. It … Continue reading

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