8 Best Pressed Powders for Acne-prone skin

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Based on 2994 reviews of 385 pressed powders from 140 brands, written by MakeupAlley users with acne-prone skin, these are the 8 best pressed powders for acne-prone skin

MAC Blot Powder - Medium/Dark

4.4

292 reviews

87% would repurchase

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Beware of recent ingredient change! MAC online chat didn't confirm it but the salesperson at my local MAC store told me about when I called to report that I started

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MAC Blot Powder - Medium

4.4

206 reviews

84% would repurchase

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I have been using Blot powder for several years, and have never found a pressed powder (or a loose powder!) that is it's equal. I am a NC15 and use 'medium' in Blot

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Neutrogena Shine Control Pressed Powder

4.1

73 reviews

80% would repurchase

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I am oilier than Kuwait during the first Gulf war. Like a duck after the Exxon Valdez accident, or your average McDonals deep frier. I've tried almost every oil c

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Rimmel Stay Matte Pressed Powder - 004 Sandstorm

4.1

143 reviews

79% would repurchase

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I guess I am the exception. Being a beauty junkie and worked in beauty industry before, I am suprise how great this press powder is. I think for those who doesn't li

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Essence All About Matt Fixing Compact Powder

4.1

162 reviews

75% would repurchase

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I'm one of those girls that has used all her life expensive powders: Dior, Guerlain, Chanel, Shiseido... From time to time I've tried cheaper brands but almost alway

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Prescriptives Virtual Matte Oil-Control Pressed Powder

4.0

56 reviews

76% would repurchase

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I am very impressed by this powder. I have been on a lengthy and costly mission for nearly a year now buying almost every powder in existence to find that perfect po

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Wet 'n' Wild Coverall Pressed Powder

4.0

101 reviews

76% would repurchase

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I have gone through 4 compacts already and it's about time I review it. I use a lot of powder... more than one type at once... and I'm definitely not stingy with

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Rimmel Stay Matte Pressed Powder - 001 Transparent

3.9

254 reviews

75% would repurchase

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A really good product at a very reasonable price. I like using this with a big fluffy brush to set my makeup and give it a nice, velvety finish. It works well to mat

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