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MAC Sheer Mystery Powder and No Foundation in 2019

It’s the days of no foundation.  I know. I’ve been a religious foundation wearer for the better part of two years, and my skin isn’t better now than it was then, but I found that I just wanted to be more low maintenance and cut the habit.  So here’s how I did it: I went […]

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Make Up For Ever’s New Pressed Powder

Our favourite setting powder now comes in a compact! If you’ve never tried Make Up For Ever’s HD Microfinish Powder, then you’re missing out. It’s white to the eye, but goes on invisible on the skin. The powder has no talc, cornstarch, or mica in it but instead is a blend of silicones that go […]

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Mineral Power!

The mineral makeup frenzy continues with Maybelline’s offering in this new category of makeup – they call theirs Mineral Power! There are a bunch of great products in this life – a blush, a pressed powder, as well as a liquid and powder foundation. I’ll start by saying that the colours are fantastic – they […]

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MAC Mineral Skinfinish/Natural

After my review of the MAC Mineralize Loose Foundation, some of you may be wondering what the difference is between that foundation and MAC’s existing Mineral Skinfinish/Natural. The difference is more than just that one is packed and one is loose. Though the picture doesn’t show it, the Mineral Skinfinish/Natural products have pretty veining through […]

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L’Oreal Bare Naturale Setting Powder

OK! Continuing our talk of mineral makeup – L’Oreal Bare Naturale Soft-Focus Mineral Finish. Here’s the thing – if you already wear mineral makeup or any kind of powder makeup for that matter, you don’t really need a setting powder. So – why would you want this powder? I am thinking that this is an […]

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Cover Girl TruBlend Pressed Powder

I am loving Cover Girl’s new Trublend Pressed Powder. What I love is that I could find my colour easily (simply by matching it to the colour of TruBlend Foundation that I already use), and the colour is actually a good match! It’s not at all ashy and that means that my face doesn’t look […]

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Lorac Perfectly Lit Oil-Free Luminizing Powder

The shimmer is sheer and the powder is light. That’s what I have to say about this new addition to the Lorac line. This powder certainly does make you look perfectly lit and it’s so soft and smooth. If you’re looking for a highlighting powder that you can wear every day, no matter what the […]

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