Top 10 luxury face powders
Most women, when creating makeup, it is difficult to do without the use of powder. This product is able to create an aristocratic matte or healthy radiant look (depending on the type of powder), hide pigmented imperfections, even out the complexion and its microrelief, and simply fix the make-up. Powder, which usually has compact dimensions and fits in a purse like a magic wand, can refresh makeup at any time.
The most popular forms of release:
- Cream powder;
- In the form of balls;
It’s no secret that the highest quality cosmetics should be sought in the luxury class, including powder. A distinctive feature of this far from cheap segment is the composition of products, which sometimes contain rare components, unique cellular complexes and formulas, which cannot be said about the mass market. Today, a lot of worthy products have been released in the luxury class, and you can get confused in such an assortment, so we have created a rating of the best powders, according to the reviews of makeup specialists and ordinary women.
TOP 10 best luxury face powders
10 Clinique Blended Face Powder and Brush
In a laconic jar, containing as much as 35 grams of Clinique’s luxury loose powder, a woman whose skin is prone to oily will find salvation. First of all, the product solves the problem of oily sheen on the face and rolling foundation. The tool copes with the task of matting perfectly, without the effect of a mask; finish lasts 6-7 hours. The manufacturer decided to supply a brush instead of a powder puff or a sponge in the set.
It is sold in 5 shades, however, in the reviews they write that when powder is applied to the skin, it creates an almost transparent coating, so it will be very difficult to make a mistake with a shade. The texture, due to the finest grinding, is airy and almost imperceptible; lie down immediately, gently enveloping the face and guaranteeing a velvety effect, while the powder is completely invisible and does not have a scented fragrance. Suitable for all skin types, even those prone to allergic reactions.
9 Shiseido Pureness Mattifying Compact Oil-Free SPF 15
Mattifying compact powder with SPF from the brand that is rightfully considered one of the leaders in the luxury cosmetic market — Shiseido — is completely free from oil-containing components. It is produced using unique titanium dioxide nanoparticles. The dense structure of the product creates a thin finish on the face, masking enlarged pores and minor inflammation.
According to women, the powder gives the skin a velvety effect that lasts for 6 hours. The palette of shades is dominated by tones with a yellowish pigment, but lying on the skin, the effect of a natural light tan is created. This is one of the best powders to help fight oily sheen throughout the day, in particular due to the fact that it does not contain oil-containing components, which allows you to achieve an excellent matting effect in just a couple of strokes of the brush.
8 Giorgio Armani Micro-Fil Loose Powder
Loose powder brand Giorgio Armani, enclosed in a laconic jar, strikes with the silkiness of its texture, which, when applied to the face, covers it with a dense layer, making enlarged pores invisible, without clogging them, and evens out the tone. The effect of using the powder lasts at least 6 hours. The kit comes with a very soft puff for taking the product, by the way, it perfectly polishes the skin.
The powder was produced on the basis of its own development called Micro-fil, the essence of which is to combine the main component, the finest grinding talc, with colorless elastic spherical nanoparticles and silk fibers. Giorgio Armani Micro-Fil Loose Powder is the best choice for those who love a glowing face, as the product has a unique ability to remove the oily shine of the skin, replacing it with a natural, healthy glow.
7 Chanel Natural Loose Powder Universelle Libre
This loose veil powder from Chanel, created on the basis of finely ground talc, reliably fixes makeup, providing a natural finish, without the effect of a mask. The powder puff that comes with the set is made of cotton velvet and picks up a moderate amount of product. In the first minutes of application, a delicate aroma of rose is felt, which quickly disappears. Natural Loose Powder Universelle Libre is called by many the best for photo shoots, because it does not emphasize peeling, dryness and does not give glare when flashing.
Lipoamino acids guarantee an even distribution of the product and its adjustment to any skin type. And the symbiosis of talc and silicon microspheres gives a mattifying effect that lasts at least 5 hours. In reviews, it is often noted that a volume of 30 grams is enough for many for more than one year of use. It is also important that the product is very economically consumed, it will take quite a bit to fix the makeup.
6 Yves Saint Laurent Poudre Compact Radiance
Yves Saint Laurent is a compact powder from the world famous luxury cosmetics brand, created on the basis of high-quality ingredients and combining mattifying and setting properties. The design of the product also brought great popularity: it is sold in a golden glossy case with a three-dimensional mirror; the powder box itself is placed in a dark velvet case, in which a pocket for a sponge is thought out.
The Yves Saint Laurent Poudre Compacte Radiance tint palette has a lot of light tones, so women with fair skin will not have to choose a shade for a long time. A pleasant powdery aroma is felt only at the time of application, in the future it disappears. In the composition you can find a lot of matting components that are good at getting rid of oily sheen on the face. The tool perfectly evens out the tone, does not clog pores and allows the epidermis to breathe. Suitable for problematic skin as it is non-comedogenic.
5 Guerlain Meteorites Light Revealing Pearls
Guerlain luxury powder at first glance attracts attention due to its design, as it is sold in a non-standard jar. The inner content will also delight creativity: a cluster of multi-colored pearls in pastel shades that holds the secret of radiance. A luxurious palette, which at first glance may seem rather poor (only 3 shades), perfectly adapts to any skin color type.
Most of Guerlain’s products have the trademark subtle violet fragrance, and this powder has suffered the same fate, which is in harmony with its overall concept. According to the reviews of the mistresses of the powder, the meteorite balls are well pressed, but at the same time quite soft and give a full color at the first touch of the brush, without the need to rake the color crumbs from the bottom. The addition of mother-of-pearl microparticles to talc, on the basis of which the product is made, allows the product to create a unique highlighting effect.
4 La Prairie Cellular Treatment Foundation Powder Finish SPF 10
Elite brand La Prairie has created a compact cream-powder that, in addition to the masking effect, has skin care properties. Thanks to the best proprietary formula of a cellular complex with antioxidants and absorbents, the depth of wrinkles is reduced and pores are narrowed. The composition is supplemented with particles that absorb excess sebum (sebum) from the face. Plus will be the presence of the sun protection factor SPF 10, which prevents the drying and aging of the epidermis.
The manufacturer has created 6 shades, among which the owners of both swarthy and snow-white skin will easily find their own. The combination texture, which combines a cream base and weightless talc, does not require moisturizing before application. Moreover, it is acceptable to use the product as an alternative to foundation. Based on the reviews, the powder creates a matte finish for at least 4 hours, giving it a rested and sleek look.
3 Sisley Phyto-Poudre Libre
Sisley’s Luxurious Loose Phyto-Powder, enriched with natural extracts of linden and hibiscus, vitamin E, and mallow extract, is designed to protect the skin from free radicals, moisturize and improve its tone, and of course, mattify. Powder perfectly copes with the primary tasks: fixing the make-up and leveling the microrelief. There are 4 most natural tones, which, due to their texture, merge with the skin and even out the complexion, while not creating the appearance of the presence of the product.
The consumption is very economical. Weightless, like the powder itself, the puff included in the set is made of Japanese velvet, it picks up a moderate amount of product and does not lose it; perfectly gives the pigment to the skin and delicately copes with the task of shading. The weightlessness of the product is confirmed both by the expert opinion of makeup artists and the impression of ordinary customers.
2 Valmont Perfecting Powder Cream SPF 30
Available in 4 shades, Valmont Compact Cream Powder will give you a radiant complexion thanks to its light, breathable texture. In addition, it will hide pigmented imperfections, moisturize, protect against UV rays and fix makeup for a long time. The manufacturer guarantees a seamless finish, without the formation of a «mask» on the face. The product is suitable for all skin types as it is hypoallergenic.
When creating this powder, 2 complexes were involved: hydrogen and silicon. The first is similar to a hydrolipidic film that retains moisture in the cells; the second, silicon, is designed to stimulate the production of collagen fibers. The sun protection factor SPF 30 will not allow the sun to dry out the skin, and the sponge with antibacterial impregnation will prevent the reproduction of harmful microflora. The powder box itself deserves attention: a large mirror, a closable powder compartment and a separate one for the sponge.
1 Guerlain Pressee Voyage Poudre
The French luxury brand Guerlain has a wide range of illuminating powders, the so-called meteorites, but the pressed 11-gram version of Pressee Voyage Poudre is considered the best creation of the manufacturer. When applied, the powder appears whitish at first, but when blended in a thin layer, it turns into a transparent finish that does not emphasize peeling. For the first few minutes, you will be able to smell the signature aroma of violets.
To create the powder, we used our own exclusive technology of symbiosis of the finest grinding of talc and a combination of 5 luminous colored particles that go into pastels. This is the case when the high price is justified by the quality of the product. By the way, in the reviews they share that in order to save half the cost, they went for a trick: if the product itself and its properties are important to you, and the appearance does not matter, then you can buy it in the form of a replaceable unit supplied in plastic packaging.Метки: face, luxury, powders