The market is flooded with limitless products spoiling us for choice, you name it, and they have it! However, with the extensive choices comes confusion, and the urge to choose nothing but the best products for your face! The makeup world is huge, and powders form an important part of creating a flawless base; so to help you get your hands on nothing but the best, we give you a low down of six compacts for flawless skin.
Don’t we all love products that multi-task, especially when we are headed somewhere and have no time to get ready? The Lakme 9 to 5 Primer + Matte Powder Foundation compacts is amazing as it does the job of a primer, foundation and powder all in one, without having to juggle through your vanity! It has an amazing coverage that can be built-up, which prevents the need of concealing and priced at INR 600, this is a steal deal. You can buy it here.
Compacts do have the tendency to dry the skin out, don’t you feel so too? But the Nykaa SKINgenius Skin Perfecting and Hydrating Compact will not disappoint you for sure, as it is power packed with superb hydrating ingredients like Hyaluranic acid and Vitamin E, which will keep your face looking picture perfect, refreshed and quenched with moisturization. It is priced at INR 525 and is worth every penny! You can buy it here.
I absolutely love products from The Body Shop, as they are skin friendly and safe, moreover, they are easy to access both online and offline. The Body Shop All-In-One Face Base is a popular compact amongst women as it offers a superb base making your skin look air brushed and fresh at the same time. It does not look caked up but definitely covers your imperfections wonderfully. The best part is that it can be used both wet and dry, is tested by dermatologists, this compact is a no nonsense products that focuses on giving you flawless skin without any artificial fragrance. It is priced at INR 1195. You can buy it here.
NYX has my heart for the awesome products it comes up with and the NYX Professional Makeup Stay Matte But Not Flat Powder Foundation is perfect for women who want a matte base but also that added radiance. It is a full coverage powder which does the job of a foundation, with a perfect finish and a natural looking skin- no cakiness whatsoever! To add to the multiple goodness- it offers a variety of shades to choose from so you can get the perfect match for your skin tone. It is priced at INR 900; you just cannot go wrong with this one. You can buy it here.
Innisfree No Sebum Mineral Pact:
Korean skincare took the beauty world by storm and so did their makeup! Innisfree is a commendable brand when it comes to both skin and makeup; and the Innisfree No Sebum Compact is an excellent makeup product that is enriched with the goodness of Jeju minerals and mint which helps control sweat, keeps excessive oil away and hydrates it to keep you looking fresh all day. It lives true to its name and gives a matte finish. It is priced at INR 750. You can buy it here.
I love how L’Oreal has a wide color variety ideal for all skin tones, which is pretty difficult with Indian brands, and secondly something that goes well with the changing weather in India. The L’Oreal Paris Mat Magique All-In-One Pressed Powder comprises of an SPF of 34, with a mineral based formula which helps keeps sweat at bay and gives you a flawless looking complexion. It is priced at INR 430. You can buy it here.
Author: Cidra Khan