Oiliness in summer doesn’t need any introduction. Regardless of your skin type, it’s practically a rite of passage for anyone who wears makeup in the season. Good thing is, there’s a solution. What can reduce it is the right pressed, compact powder. Usually a finishing touch to base makeup, it absorbs oil and sebum without feeling like a film so that you’re left with a comfortable matte finish. Try one of these 8 matte compact powders to keep oiliness at bay this season.
The Rimmel Stay Matte Pressed Powder is a light and long lasting matte powder that promises to stay for up to 9 hours.
The Iba Long-Wear Mattifying Compact has a PETA-certified, vegan formula for even, oil-free coverage.
The Lakme 9 to 5 Flawless Matte Complexion Compact has an oil-absorbing formula with vitamin E for healthy, shine-free skin.
The L’Oreal Paris Infallible Pro-Matte Compact has fine texture and can be layered accordingly for sheer to high coverage. It also promises long lasting hold with staying powder up to 24 hours.
The Lotus Herbals Pure Radiance Natural Compact in Matte Pearl is enriched with extracts of green tea, rice powder and SPF 15 for full coverage, mattified skin.
The Revlon Touch And Glow Moisturising Powder in Natural Matte applies smoothly, moisturises and stays true to the shade even on oily skin.
The Lakme Sun Expert Ultra Matte Compact is perfect for a hot day. It has SPF 40 PA+++ for complete UV protection with a matte finish.
The Maybelline New York Fit Me! Powder is a hot favourite for good reason. The oily skin staple promises pore-less, matte skin with long-lasting shine control up to 12 hours.