11 Best Powder Foundations for Oily skin

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Based on 4060 reviews of 531 powder foundations from 177 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with oily skin, these are the 11 best powder foundations for oily skin

Merle Norman Ultra Powder Foundation

4.4

240 reviews

82% would repurchase

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I *HATE* going to Merle Norman. I wish so badly that they sold their products online. I actually have to mentally prepare to walk into the store. I walk in, the door

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NYC New York Color Loose Face Powder - Translucent

4.2

66 reviews

83% would repurchase

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As someone with very fair skin, I feel as though I've tried every ds powder there is in a constant attempt to find one that doesn't turn a funky color on my skin, tu

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RIMMEL Stay Matte Pressed Powder - 003 Peach Glow

4.1

44 reviews

84% would repurchase

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Well typical story, off on holiday aboard in UK and sure enough suitcase takes a later flight...what is a soul to do? March into the first Drugstore (Chemist as the

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AVEDA Inner Light Dual Foundation

4.0

106 reviews

76% would repurchase

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The Aveda Dual Light foundation looks absolutely gorgeous. I remember the first time I wore it before going out clubbing my girls all stopped in their tracks and wer

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Max Factor Facefinity Compact

4.0

90 reviews

80% would repurchase

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Wow!!!! That`s the first thing i can say about this wonderful fdt. I wasn`t expecting too much from this foundation due to its price. And believe me that i am

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Laura Mercier Foundation Powder

4.0

282 reviews

70% would repurchase

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UPDATE 12-05: Still lovin' it! Only difference is that when I was running low on my shade #1 I decided to order shade #2 instead. Shade #1 works for m

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AVEDA Dual Base Minus Oil

4.0

134 reviews

71% would repurchase

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THIS HAS BEEN REFORMULATED!!!! HERE ARE THE NEW INGREDIENTS: Alcohol Denat. Aluminum Myristate Ascorbyl Palmitate Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride Diazolidinyl U

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It Cosmetics Celebration Foundation

3.8

103 reviews

66% would repurchase

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I have never written a negative review on anything before now and frankly if I could give this product a zero, I would. When I saw this demonstrated on QVC and they

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Aziza Cream to powder foundation

3.8

106 reviews

78% would repurchase

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At a dollar a pop, I couldn't resist trying this, and I have never been so stunningly happy with a makeup product, ever. I'm wearing Jasmine Tea in the review ima

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bareMinerals Bare Minerals #1

3.5

240 reviews

62% would repurchase

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Update: The titanium in this dried my skin out wayyyyy to much so I switched to Earth's Beauty (www.earthsbeauty.com) mineral makeup which used 2 ingredients: arrow

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NYC New York Color Smooth Skin Pressed Powder

3.5

78 reviews

67% would repurchase

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This review is long but I need to explain. I've wasted so much money on powders in the last year. Way too much! My favorite powder was clinique almost powder, bec

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