Prep + Prime Transparent Finishing Powder

MAC Cosmetics

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4.3

428 reviews

80%
would repurchase
3.5/5
package quality

price range
$30.00 on Nordstrom
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Reviews


2.0
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2 years ago

Bought this powder as the last one I had gave me major flashback in photos and I wanted that wouldn’t. I went into the Mac store and ask for any good setting powders and got recommenders this one...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesGreen



3.0
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2 years ago

This powder is just OK. I use it a lot because it's cheap. But it's certainly not the best out there. It's pretty good at absorbing oil, but kind of dries out my skin and makes it look very...

About reviewer (36 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Olive

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


5.0
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3 years ago

This is terribly cost prohibitive but it's an awesome powder absorbs oil the best of all loose powders & the pressed is equal to MAC Blot powder if not a little bit superior imo. MAC & Chanel make...

About reviewer (2417 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther


4.0
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3 years ago

i used this for years, but i feel like i'm losing my 'youthful glow' and need something a bit more brightening now. if i don't find anything better i will do back to it because it's pretty decent.

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesGreen


1.0
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3 years ago

It's definitely not transparent in a flash photo! I appreciate that this product is for sensitive skin and eyes, but the photo flash-back is a deal-breaker.

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinVery Dry, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBlack


1.0
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3 years ago

Just looked at the reviews from users with dry skin like I have. Guess I'm the odd man out on this. Absolutely hate it and am throwing it out after using it three times. The pros: it's not...

About reviewer (60 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesBrown


4.0
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3 years ago

Mac prep and prime transparent Loose Powder is good compared to pressed compact powder. Loose powder gives the face the effect of clear skin concealing pores but we should be aware that it...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBlack

EyesBlack


4.0
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3 years ago

This is great and it doesnt break me out. However it is extremely expensive, u only get 9 grams. Laura mercier is 29 grams and it costs 400 sek, it is more affordable in the long run. HORRIBLE for...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Olive, Neutral

HairBrunette, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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3 years ago

Amazing powder - this sets make up really well and gives a wonderful finish, particularly for photos! Transparent too so never looks cakey or affects foundation. You can never apply too much!

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinVery Oily, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


5.0
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4 years ago

I love this product. I live in a very windy city with harsh weather conditions that usually wreck my makeup immediately as I step out of my building. This powder however stays where it should...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesGreen





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