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


5.0
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8 years ago

The best face powder for controlling oily skin I've tried so far. It smoothes out my skin beautifully, controls the oil very well and leaves the skin with a very natural looking matte finish - not...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown



5.0
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8 years ago

A very good product which does exactly what it is expected to: stops you from getting oily. I don't have super greasy skin but I do get oilier time to time. The product does its job, and keeps me...

About reviewer (412 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


4.0
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8 years ago

I use this on my shiny nose and also to mattify shiny lipsticks. I do wish it had some sun protection though - although I could use it to dry up oily sunscreens (oily skin tends to burn more...

About reviewer (199 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Dark

HairBlack

EyesBrown


4.0
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8 years ago

Against my better judgement, I pulled the whole sticky off the sifter instead of just poking holes in it. Now literally half the jar is in the top of the sifter. This is a good setting powder, no...

About reviewer (233 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Medium Brown, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

Just WOW! This is my HG and I promise, that you can't find any better loose powder on the market! I cannot describe what it does with my skin, but after putting this powder on, my face looks...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Tan

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

I love this primer!!! That's all I have to say about that. Haha. My skin looks flawless and perfect after I've applied this. The loose powder is a bit messy though. I was so afraid of dropping the...

About reviewer (4 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Other, Fine

EyesBlue


4.0
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8 years ago

I brought this powder because it was getting hot and it didn't something to keep my foundation in place. my nose gets oily within 2 hours of applying foundation. this powder kept my nose matte for...

About reviewer (12 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Medium Brown

HairBrown

EyesBrown


3.0
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8 years ago

The powder was really fine that my skin looked super soft and flawless after applying, though this also meant that the powder easily blew off when I opened the casing. The holes in the case were...

About reviewer (20 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinSensitive, Fair, Not Sure

HairBlack, Straight, Other

EyesBlack


3.0
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8 years ago

Maybe it's just me, but I can't seem to get a handle on these types of light loose powders, and this one is no exception. It feels really cool to the touch, and I can see how it smooths the skin...

About reviewer (625 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Cool

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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8 years ago

Okay so I have mixed feelings about this product. I purchased the press powder and must I say, I love the packaging, it has a cute little mirror too. After applying this on my foundation, I set...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinSensitive, Medium

HairBrown

EyesBrown



5.0
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8 years ago

The best face powder for controlling oily skin I've tried so far. It smoothes out my skin beautifully, controls the oil very well and leaves the skin with a very natural looking matte finish - not...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown



5.0
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8 years ago

A very good product which does exactly what it is expected to: stops you from getting oily. I don't have super greasy skin but I do get oilier time to time. The product does its job, and keeps me...

About reviewer (412 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesGreen


4.0
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8 years ago

I use this on my shiny nose and also to mattify shiny lipsticks. I do wish it had some sun protection though - although I could use it to dry up oily sunscreens (oily skin tends to burn more...

About reviewer (199 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Dark

HairBlack

EyesBrown


4.0
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8 years ago

Against my better judgement, I pulled the whole sticky off the sifter instead of just poking holes in it. Now literally half the jar is in the top of the sifter. This is a good setting powder, no...

About reviewer (233 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Medium Brown, Warm

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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8 years ago

Just WOW! This is my HG and I promise, that you can't find any better loose powder on the market! I cannot describe what it does with my skin, but after putting this powder on, my face looks...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinAcne-prone, Tan

HairBlack

EyesBrown





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