Are you sick of your makeup disappearing before the day ends? It’s time to invest in the best face powder. It’s true that you need to have a consistent skincare routine and also use a good primer yet your finishing powder has a huge role to play if you want your makeup to last longer.
We’ve have got quite a number of finishing powders, from translucent formulas to full-coverage powder foundations, so you don’t have to waste a penny on makeup that doesn’t deliver.
Here are the formulas to try when it comes to face powders, whether you want it for baking that concealer or to dust over your oily t-zone, these are the best.
1. Elf Powder | N 4,700
Not only does this yellow-toned powder instantly correct redness, but it gives the complexion a ‘soft-focus’ finish, smoothing texture, fine lines and pores to leave a flawless base. It comes in three shades, the corrective yellow, a shimmering apricot and a translucent shade.
2. Tara Powder | N 6,000
If you want a setting powder that doesn’t dim the dewy glow you’ve worked so hard to perfect, try Hourglass’ Ambient Lighting Powder. It’s glitter-free, but manages to give skin a glossy luminosity whilst also setting any cream formulas underneath. Genius.
Lasting Power: This one stays put for most of the day.
3. Mac | N 14,500
A unique oil-controlling pressed powder that sets foundation and finishes the face while adding minimal colour and texture. For use in professional situations and for frequent touch-ups on set or throughout the day. Provides a very sheer, natural-looking finish.
4. Mary Kay Powder | N 4,700
Mary Kay Mineral Powder Foundation is a weightless, skin-perfecting powder that makes lines, wrinkles and other imperfections seem to disappear. You get the coverage of a foundation with the comfort of a powder.
5. Milani Powder | N 3,500
A smooth, lightweight and soft-to-the-touch powder that provides matte, shine-free coverage and also does double-duty as a foundation. Build up to full, flawless coverage with a few swipes, and then stash it in your makeup bag for quick touch-ups. Apply powder evenly all over face with provided flocked sponge, beginning at the center of the face and blending outward.
6. Maybelline | N 3,000
Maybelline Fit Me range is all worth the rave! The fit me pressed powder offers a new look and comes with an amazing smoothing formula. Its naturally sets your makeup and helps in smoothening your skin’s texture while controlling the secretion of oil. This lightweight face powder stays long and provides coverage and as well as a natural finish to the face. It does not clogs the pores and is oil free.