5 Compact Powders That Control Oiliness


5 Compact Powders That Control Oiliness


Greasy-sticky weather marks the comeback of compacts for many girls. They keep shine away and help in setting the foundation. Check out these compacts that are good at controlling the not-needed shine-

Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder

Price- INR 195



compact powder oily skin

The powder is very finely milled and is very smooth. It sets the makeup very well. Definitely helps in keeping skin matte. It is also good while touch ups as it soaks the excess oil and holds makeup for longer. This affordable compact contains natural minerals. It does not look chalky. The packaging needs improvement though.

Loreal True Match Super-Blendable Two-Way Powder Foundation

Price- INR 1095


pressed powder oily skin

This packaging of the compact is really lovely. It looks like a little clutch and in it you will find a mirror, powder/foundation and a sponge applicator. It can be used both wet and dry. It gives a very lovely finish to skin. It gives a smooth and silky feel, look and touch after application. It has SPF-20. It controls shine. The packaging is small and easy to carry around.

Oriflame Very Me No Time For Shine Powder

Price- INR 249


pressed powder oil control

This compact comes in a nice packaging. The applicator is smooth and picks the right amount of product. The powder does not give a white cast. It evens out blemishes and makes pores almost invisible. The powder is finely-milled and tightly packed. There is no fall out. It will suit all skin types. The fragreance is very mild.

Lakme Absolute Face Stylist Compact Powder

Price- INR 1000


compact powder in india

It comes in a classy solid black color compact packaging with an opaque lid. The compact powder comes with a mirror and a sponge. The packaging is nice travel friendly and sturdy. The mirror is very useful for touch ups. The compact powder is finely milled. It has a very smooth and soft texture which feels very light on skin. It blends like a dream on the skin. It does not clog pores and does not give a heavy and cakey look. The powder sets the foundation really well and keeps the t zone oil free for a long time. It has 6 shades to choose from.

Colorbar Perfect Match Compact

Price- INR 699


compact powder price

This compact merges with skin easily leaving it clear and spotless. It blends really well. The compact has warm undertones, but leaves the skin smooth and bright. This compact does not make face look cakey. It controls oiliness. The packaging is classy and has a mirror and a powder puff too.

Have you tried any of these compact powder?

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  1. This is perfect for oily skinned girls like me, currently I am using the famous rimmel stay matte one and its quite good :))

  2. Wonderfully drafted maitri. I have only tried MAC cause I have reallly moody skin. Will try one of these. The price points are also v attractive. (Or maybe MAC is just so severely overpriced that anything up to 1000 sounds like a steal) 🙁


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