7 Best Loose Powders for Dry skin

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Based on 1478 reviews of 333 loose powders from 146 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with dry skin, these are the 7 best loose powders for dry skin

Chanel Poudre Universelle Libre Natural Finish Loose Powder

4.5

264 reviews

83% would repurchase

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I had to laugh at myself: $52 on loose powder, when I've got dry, fine-textured skin and rarely wear foundation. Did I need this? Did I need T. LeClerc, or Shu Uemur

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MAC Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder

4.3

429 reviews

80% would repurchase

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As a makeup artist, whose clients are most women of color, consider this review... PRO: mattes the face CON: 1. Messy, flies everywhere. 2. APPEARS IN FLASH PH

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Laura Mercier Secret Brightening Powder

4.2

311 reviews

76% would repurchase

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Hey, did you know Sonia Kashuk's Brightening Powder is almost identical to this? It runs around $10.00. Mercier Secret Brightening Powder: Talc, Silica, Dimethic

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Coty Airspun Loose Face Powder

4.1

636 reviews

76% would repurchase

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Just seen the box and reached down and bought it! I have seen my mother use this Airspun face powder many times as a child. After opening the box to see what was ins

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e.l.f. Studio High Definition Powder

4.1

757 reviews

79% would repurchase

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I'll preface this by saying that I'm a makeup snob. But, after plopping down $35 for a small jar of Make Up For Ever's HD powder, I decided to risk $6 and try this.

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NARS Light Reflecting Loose Setting Powder

4.0

105 reviews

61% would repurchase

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This product came out with NARS Spring 2013 line. The package insert reads in part: "Light Reflecting Setting Powder enhances the look of foundation without a trace

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New York Color Smooth Skin Loose Face Powder - Translucent

4.0

314 reviews

75% would repurchase

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New York Color (NYC) Loose Translucent Powder: I paid $2.56 for this loose powder. I actually like this much better than some high end loose powders. I ty

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