Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Pressed Powder


5 reviews

80% would repurchase

Package Quality: 4.8

Price: $$$

Package Quality: 4.8

Price: $$$


Talc, Mica, Synthetic Fluorphlogopite Methyl Methacrylate Crosspolymer, Dimethicone, Boron Nitride, Diiostearyl Malate, Titanium Dioxide, Vinyl Dimethicone/Methicone SilsesquioxaneCrosspolymer, C16-18 Hydroxyalkyl Hydroxydimerdilinoleyl Ether, Trimethylolpropane Triethylhexanoate, Sorbitan Sesquiisostearate, Aluminum Distearate, Methicone, Dimethicone/Methicone Copolymer, Tocopherol, Methylparaben, Iron Oxides, Tin Oxide, Aluminum Hydroxide, Butylene Glycol, Simmondsia Chinensis (Jojoba) Seed Oil, Honey, Squalane, Butyrospermum Parkil (Shea Butter) Oil, Water, Sodium Hyaluronate, Alcohol, Yeast Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract.

on 9/12/2014 10:33:00 PM

Age: 36-43

Skin: Normal, Fair, Neutral

Hair: Brown, Wavy, Fine

Eyes: Brown

I love this finely milled powder, it's like magic in a compact. I apply this over my KGD Aqua Foundation and I have seemingly perfect and poreless skin. Truly amazing light diffusing stuff. I don't need smoke and mirrors when I use this.

I had a dermatologist appointment once and she asked what I was using! Haha, it's that good that you can fool a dermatologist into thinking your skin miraculously improved. Actually, she might not have been fooled but her interest was definitely piqued when she saw how naturally flawless my skin looked.

I have fair Asian skin and I've noticed because KGD products originate from Japan, they match me well. Not sure how this stuff would fare on darker skintones because it looks white on first contact. I would highly recommend this to folks with dry skin like me, it never flakes or looks patchy and weird, it just sort of melts away.

1 out of 1 people found this review helpful.

on 4/24/2014 3:43:00 AM

Age: 25-29

Skin: Acne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

Hair: Black, Other, Other

Eyes: Black

I love this powder for keeping my oily, acne-prone skin matte and for blurring my pores and acne scars ever so slightly. It is very finely milled and velvety. I can say this is more effective than all of the pressed powders I've tried before (MAC Blot Powder, Becca, Benefit, Hourglass, Canmake, etc). I'm surprised this product has a very small following!

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

on 3/31/2014 8:49:00 PM

Age: 56 & Over

Skin: Combination, Other, Not Sure

Hair: Blond, Other, Other

Eyes: Blue

Excellent quality and makes your face look natural and finished. The selection of colors is wonderful and it makes your face look beautiful.

on 12/26/2013 5:35:00 PM

Age: 36-43

Skin: Other, Other, Not Sure

Hair: Brunette, Other, Other

Eyes: Brown

The yellow looked so vibrant, I thought it would be worth every penny. The price is quite steep, and the quality is not so good. I will use it as a lid base. it does not show up on my face and does not cover anything. I have had better luck with Bobbi Brown yellow based powders.

on 5/18/2012 4:37:00 AM

Age: 25-29

Skin: Normal, Fair, Cool

Hair: Brunette, Straight, Coarse

Eyes: Blue

Koh Gen Doh's Maifanshi pressed powder is a truly translucent pressed finishing powder with enough moisturizing ingredients to glide on and melt into my normal/dry skin. Gloriously soft and pretty feel as well as look. Don't expect coverage from this, just a smoother, finished look. I love Koh Gen Do; the products aren't ostentatious and they are very, very good quality.

2 out of 2 people found this review helpful.

Recommended for Normal Skin

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