Mineral Sheers Compact Powder Foundation (All Shades)

Neutrogena

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3.7

329 reviews

66%
would repurchase
3.4/5
package quality

price range

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Reviews


3.0
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9 years ago

Pros: great coverage. Non-irritating. Good colors for olive complexions like mine on the yellower end of the spectrum. Gives a soft-focus effect in indoor lighting. Cons: looked cake-y and...

About reviewer (15 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Tan, Neutral

HairBrown, Kinky, Medium

EyesBrown



3.0
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9 years ago

light coverage, when used by itself. i think i'd rather use this over some liquid foundation as a setting powder. it doesn't last all day, by itself. neutrogena cosmetics never really help with my...

About reviewer (187 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBlack, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown


1.0
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9 years ago

My skin took a turn for the worse about 6 months. At the most, I used concealer under my eyes and on the occasional dark spot. Now, I have a face full of hyperpigmentation and acne. Absolutely...

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown


2.0
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9 years ago

We were going great for a few days, and then the breakouts came. Also, I had to reapply a lot and it felt a little itchy and weird...but it looked so clean and nice. Bummer.

About reviewer (40 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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9 years ago

I always come back to this. It really reminds me of Laura Mercier powder foundation, though a heck of a lot cheaper (although still pricey for drugstore). If you want something that is not...

About reviewer (45 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Other, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesGreen


4.0
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9 years ago

A pretty darn good drug store powder foundation. I am an NC20 and the classic ivory 10 is a perfect match for my skin tone. For me this powder provides a medium coverage, matte but not unnatural...

About reviewer (78 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesGreen


4.0
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9 years ago

Great foundation, gives me light coverage and a slightly matte finish. The sponge smells though?! Don't know why. I have been using that because I haven't had time to get a kabuki, which I'd like...

About reviewer (10 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinNormal, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


5.0
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9 years ago

I have never liked wearing liquid foundations. No matter how light or sheer a brand claims to be, I just cannot stand the feeling of them on my skin. I have used Bare Escentuals mineral...

About reviewer (75 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Olive, Warm

HairBrunette, Curly, Coarse

EyesBrown


5.0
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9 years ago

It is the best drug store powder foundation to me. THE IMPORTANT TIP IS YOU HAVE TO IGNORE THE SPONGE APPLICATION THAT COMES WITH THIS POWDER FOUNDATION, AND APPLY IT WITH A GOOD DENSE BRUSH...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBlack

EyesBlack


5.0
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9 years ago

Amazing product,which I had some doubts being that is a *powder foundation.Love this.I doesn't give that powdery look & cakiness.Love this alot & will continue to buy this~

About reviewer (307 reviews)

Age

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBlue



3.0
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9 years ago

Pros: great coverage. Non-irritating. Good colors for olive complexions like mine on the yellower end of the spectrum. Gives a soft-focus effect in indoor lighting. Cons: looked cake-y and...

About reviewer (15 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinAcne-prone, Tan, Neutral

HairBrown, Kinky, Medium

EyesBrown



3.0
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9 years ago

light coverage, when used by itself. i think i'd rather use this over some liquid foundation as a setting powder. it doesn't last all day, by itself. neutrogena cosmetics never really help with my...

About reviewer (187 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinOily, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBlack, Wavy, Other

EyesBrown


1.0
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9 years ago

My skin took a turn for the worse about 6 months. At the most, I used concealer under my eyes and on the occasional dark spot. Now, I have a face full of hyperpigmentation and acne. Absolutely...

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Curly, Fine

EyesBrown


2.0
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9 years ago

We were going great for a few days, and then the breakouts came. Also, I had to reapply a lot and it felt a little itchy and weird...but it looked so clean and nice. Bummer.

About reviewer (40 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinSensitive, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBlue


5.0
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9 years ago

I always come back to this. It really reminds me of Laura Mercier powder foundation, though a heck of a lot cheaper (although still pricey for drugstore). If you want something that is not...

About reviewer (45 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Other, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesGreen




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