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Product Review : MAC Mineralize Skinfinish In Dark And Deep Dark

MAC cosmetics is no doubt,one of the best makeup brands EVER! I love how pigmented their products are and most of all how they’ve taken women of color like me, into consideration which is a big plus. I got some MAC Mineralize Skinfinish (also called MSF’s) powders some months back and I’ve been loving them. I also posted a MAC haul to show my latest collection and so today, I will be reviewing MAC Mineralize Skinfinish in Dark and Deep Dark.

This powder is a cult favourite of bloggers and you-tubers . They are just amazing. MAC describes this powder as “A luxurious domed face powder with minerals, slowly baked to provide a dimensional yet natural-matte finish. Provides perfect low coverage. Use to set and fix foundation or as a touch-up throughout the day”. Now,let’s get on with my review,shall we?

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Product Review : MAC Mineralize Skinfinish In Dark And Deep Dark

Packaging : Large, round and plastic with a transparent window that displays the shade inside. They are baked products,so they do not tend to break easily which makes it really easy to carry them around in my handbag.

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MAC Mineralize Skinfinish In Dark And Deep Dark

Application: I usually apply the powder using any of my powder brushes. I apply all over my face and concentrate more on the T-zone areas for highlight.

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Formula:The texture is soft, and the powder is finely milled with very subtle shimmer, so it’s not glittery or metallic when applied . It is fairly sheer, though, so you could use a denser blush brush if you so desire.

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Swatches – Left-Deep Dark, Right- Dark

 

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The Finish!

Pros-

  • The MAC mineralize skinfinish is lightweight.
  • It makes your skin feel as soft and really covers up skin imperfections without making you look flat, powdered and matte…#bliss.
  • It gives the face an airbrush effect.
  • It does not clog pores.
  • It gives a natural finish to the skin.
  • It does not make the face appear oily or shiny. Instead,it adds a beautiful natural glow to the face.
  • It is the perfect finishing powder.
  • This is also one of the only powders that doesn’t oxidize (it doesn’t turn orangey when it mixes with the oil on the face) and also is a powder that doesn’t start disappearing.
  • It does not make the face look cakey or powdery no matter how much product you apply on to your face unlike regular powders.
  • The MAC Mineralize Skinfinish has multipurpose uses.

Cons

  • The powder does not have a mirror in it,so I have to carry a compact mirror around 🙁 .
  • It also has no puff in it for easy touch up application.

Overall I love these powders very much and will gladly repurchase over again as they are my holy grail powders. They are quite  pricey but definitely worth every kobo 😀 . I use the ‘Dark’ for women of my shade or lighter and use the ‘Deep dark’ for my darker beauties. I intend to buy more shades of the MAC Mineralize Skinfinish real soon. I will also share how I use my MAC Mineralize skin finish with you in a later post. I got the two skin finishes from Tai Lo Beauty Studio In Opebi,Ikeja for 5,500naira each. Have you used any of these MAC Mineralize Skinfinishes ? I would love to hear your opinion.

I hope you enjoy the weather! Have a beautiful day darlings!

Hugs and Kisses,
Missglam.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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I’m a beauty blogger, love to write, share experiences and keep you up to date, as I embark on my fab journeys into the world of beauty, fashion and all things stylish!

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Hello, My name is Omobola Bolaji

And I'm Fondly Called Missglam. I Am A Professional Makeup Artist, Beauty Consultant And The Owner of Glam O' Sphere. I Love To Write, Read Fiction Novels And Listen To Soul/Gospel Music. Bold And Bright Colors Excite Me :D . Welcome To My Blog!

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