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9 best pressed powder packs

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Powder can be one of the most trusty products in your beauty arsenal. It sets other makeup, gives a matte finish and allows for longer wear of makeup overall. Some even substitute as a foundation or work as a bronzer. So when a powder comes pressed and you can tote it anywhere with ease, it becomes your best friend. Below are some of the best pressed powder packs.

Maybelline New York Fit Me Matte Plus Poreless Powder: If you need to hide larger pores, this powder was made to reduce their appearance. It helps with the overall tone and appearance of the skin, as well.

e.l.f. Flawless Face Powder: This powder is perfect for problem skin, as it contains salicylic acid. It also absorbs oil to help create a matte finish.

Foreveryang Professional 5 Color Face Corrector Shading Powder Minerals Makeup: Are you desperate to get just the right shade in your powder makeup? This stack of five shades allows you to blend different shades together to get the perfect flawless look.

e.l.f. Studio High Definition Powder Translucent: If you need a translucent powder, this product has you covered (literally). It creates a softer look to the makeup when applied. It also helps mask imperfections like fine lines.

Neutrogena Healthy Skin Pressed Powder: This pressed powder is notable in that it comes with an added SPF 20, in addition to the usual powder basics like minimizing shine and smoothing skin tone.

Physicians Formula Powder Palette Mineral Glow Pearls: Love mineral pearls, but wish they were a little more portable? This product puts mineral pearls into a compact case. It’s made to create a natural-looking glow.

L’Oreal Paris True Match Super-Blendable Powder: True Match comes in a wide array of shades to match your skin tone for the most natural of finishes. It’s also advertised to never look cakey or chalky.

N.Y.C. New York Color Sun N’ Bronze Bronzing Powder: This lightweight bronzing powder comes in a convenient pressed pack form. Multiple shades in the pack can be blended together to create the perfect bronze tone to complement your skin. It even comes in several shades, and one contains three different shades in the pack to blend.

COVERGIRL Clean Pressed Powder Foundation: If you have sensitive skin and need a basic powder, this drugstore favorite is worth looking into. It’s made to let the skin breathe, while being non-acnegenic and non-comedogenic. It helps reduce shine and the appearance of pores. And it helps skin look smoother.

Michelle Lovrine Honeyager is a freelance writer living in Southeastern Wisconsin. You can find out more about her at https://www.clippings.me/michellelovrine.