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face powder

n
(Hairdressing & Grooming) a flesh-tinted cosmetic powder worn to make the face look less shiny, softer, etc

face′ pow`der


n.
a cosmetic powder used to give a matte finish to the face.
[1855–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.face powder - cosmetic powder for the faceface powder - cosmetic powder for the face  
makeup, make-up, war paint - cosmetics applied to the face to improve or change your appearance
powder - any of various cosmetic or medical preparations dispensed in the form of a pulverized powder
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Clarins Face Powder: Silky, smooth and very light, this is a long- lasting matte powder that gives a fantastic finish.
After that, I apply a translucent loose powder (try Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Loose Powder, or Coty Airspun Loose Face Powder).
This face powder gives a matte finish to the skin without leaving it dry, thanks to its Vitamin E content.
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Dr Almas Ahmed has created a non-reactive formula which can be added to several make-up products such as foundation, rouge, face powder, eye makeup, lipsticks etc, a private news channel reported.
"So, for the day, the products you will need are tinted moisturiser or foundation, loose face powder, or compact powder, eye pencil, kajal, eyeliner, mascara, lipstick and lipgloss.