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Ladies: Things To Look Out For When Shopping For A Powder

There are easy but ‘missable’ pointers to note when shopping for powder.

To get the perfect shade that suits your skintone, especially when switching to a new brand/using same for the first time, its best to consider a lot factors.

Apart from making sure to pick up brands that produce for your skintone, you need to sort out the type of coverage you want i.e full coverage, medium or a sheer/translucent finish.

MAC Cosmetics powderplayMAC sheer/pressed is a lightweight powder with a silky natural finish

For instance, if you love a natural finish pick a powder with sheer coverage, if you are looking to cover dark spots and other imperfections, you can opt for a powder with full or medium coverage that helps to mask the blemishes and smoothen out the skin.

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To know you picked up the best powder, these pointers will be in place:

Pressed PowderplayYour powder should blend seamlessly into your skin

  1. The powder complements the foundation and gives a flawless finish

  2. It blends seamlessly/perfectly

  3. Has a good coverage whether light or full

  4. It doesn’t ‘cake’ or settle in fine lines

  5. It doesn’t clog the skin and allows the skin to breathe

  6. it sets the entire makeup right

  7. It doesn’t go ashy

  8. It blends perfectly with your skintone

  9. The undertone should always complement your skintone as against sitting weirdly apart on your skin

It’s best to always try the product on the face and not on the back of your hand when testing out at the beauty store.

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