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Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender

Mally Beauty

Poreless Face Defender

0.46 oz Item 2262840

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Mally's Evercolor Poreless Face Defender is the perfect finishing touch for your makeup. This remarkable technology yields an utterly sheer, featherweight product that diffuses the look of pores, minimizes fine lines, and helps protect your makeup so it lasts from morning to night. Face Defender gives you that flawless matte finish without the dry, ashy look of powder. The result is silky smooth skin and longer-lasting makeup. It comes with a unique buffed-edge Japanese sponge.

Not tested on animals.

 

Tap, tap, tap; then pat, pat, pat for a smooth, shine-free, soft-focus finish! Tap the sponge onto the product. Never swipe or rub. Pat this innovative, sheer formula gently all over your face. Never swipe or rub. Use the rounded corners of the sponge to get into all those hard to reach places, such as side of nose and inner corners of your eyes.
Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Dimethicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, PCA Dimethicone, Silica.

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Mally BeautyPoreless Face Defender
 
4.2

(based on 358 reviews)

83%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (256)
  • Smooth (235)
  • Natural looking (232)
  • Lightweight (229)
  • Long lasting (223)

Cons

  • Difficult to apply (39)
  • Doesn't work (31)
  • Doesn't stay on (16)
  • Poor coverage (13)
  • Causes breakouts (11)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (208)
  • All skin types (158)
  • Going out (112)
  • Sensitive skin (77)
  • Travel (71)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (148), Classic style (129), Trendy style (36)

Reviewed by 358 customers

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5.0

OMG!!!!!!!

By Mary

from Evanston, Il

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Noncomedogenic
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • Sensitive Skin
    • Travel

    Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

    Product surpassed my expectations

     
    4.0

    Love It

    By Freda

    from Florida

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Easy To Take-off
    • Lightweight
    • Natural Looking

    Cons

    • Clumpy
    • Hard to get enough on sponge to get on face

    Best Uses

    • Everyday
    • Going Out

    Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

    I wish it went on sponge more easier. It tends to get clumpy when I try to get a good amount on.

     
    5.0

    Best Product Ever - Mally Poreless Face Defender

    By Sold on Mally

    from Harrisburg PA

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Easy To Take-off
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting
    • Natural Looking
    • Noncomedogenic
    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

      This was recommended to me by one of the consultants at Ulta. Once I had it on for a few hours I was hooked and am now looking at more products from this line. (Trust me, I have tried everything!) I have rosecea, overly sensitive red toned skin and seborrheic dermatitis and at 55 to add to my skin craziness it is now dry. This product makes my skin look natural and smooth all day! I can now wear face powders over it but I have not tried liquid foundation. I am also using the Mally powder. This is my line and I am sticking to it. I won't switch brands again. If you have problem skin, I would suggest giving this line a try.

       
      4.0

      Shine Be Gone!

      By Mally Lady

      from Long Beach, CA

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Lightweight
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

        Didn't believe it at first, but this is a good touch up. Love how the shine on my T-zone disappeared.

        (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        5.0

        So far so good!

        By TA

        from Fl

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Easy To Take-off
        • Lightweight
        • Natural Looking

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

          I really like this so far. Its taken the place of a setting/finishing powder which tends to be dry/old/cakey looking after awhile. This product is a miracle. But follow what it said dab on your face not rub. You will be amazed. It takes the shine away without the heaviness of powder. It does not require alot of product so the compact will last. Only wish it had a travel size and sponge for touch ups. But other then that its great!

           
          5.0

          I love it!

          By Oasmom

          from Atlanta

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Easy To Take-off
          • Long Lasting
          • Smooth

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

              I use as a primer!

               
              5.0

              I love this product

              By Sheila

              from Geneva, Illonois

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Lightweight
              • Long Lasting
              • Natural Looking
              • Smooth

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Everyday

                Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

                I use this daily.

                (1 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                2.0

                Pointless

                By Emmz

                from TN

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                  • Difficult to Apply
                  • Ineffective

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

                    Regret buying this . It was an impulse buy , I have very oily skin and a worker suggested this to me . Wish I kept my receipt

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    This is awesome

                    By Pinkkee

                    from Lafayette, IN

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Blends Well
                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Easy To Take-off
                    • Lightweight
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Natural Looking
                    • Noncomedogenic
                    • Smooth

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Skin Types
                      • Everyday
                      • Going Out
                      • Sensitive Skin

                      Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

                      I wear this over my moisturizer, then apply my makeup. Evens out my complexion. Will not ever be without

                      (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                       
                      5.0

                      Pleasantly Surprised

                      By Virgogirl

                      from Massapequa, NY

                      About Me Natural Style

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Blends Well
                      • Easy To Apply
                      • Lightweight
                      • Long Lasting
                      • Natural Looking
                      • Noncomedogenic
                      • Smooth

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • All Skin Types
                        • Everyday

                        Comments about Mally Beauty Poreless Face Defender:

                        I was pleasantly surprised with this product. Wasn't expecting to like it as much as I do. I saw Mally demonstrate this on tv and suggested it be used as a primer before your makeup goes on. I have been using it that way and boy does it really control my oily skin. So far, I'm happy with the product. Unfortunately, it is on the pricey side.

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                        • Q:

                          I feel like it is dried out and I can't see it on my sponge, am I not supposed to see it on my sponge. I can't tell if it is on my face or not. I purchased it as a set with eye makeup and my mascara was thick and globby
                          Asked on 7/19/2017 by jules from Albion Nebraska

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            This remarkable technology yields an utterly sheer, featherweight product that diffuses the look of pores, minimizes fine lines, and helps protect your makeup so it lasts from morning to night. Face Defender gives you that flawless matte finish without the dry, ashy look of powder. The result is silky smooth skin and longer-lasting makeup.

                            Answered on 8/8/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Can you use this over mineral makeup? I use compact Glo Minerals with a primer. Would the Mally produce sub for primer or just go over the powder base? I use a setting spray because I have dry skin and it makes the mineral powder less powdery looking. Not use that spray?
                          Asked on 7/18/2017 by Barb from Turlock CA

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Absolutely, you can use Face Defender with powder and liquid/cream formulas of foundation, and yes, Face Defender can replace your setting spray, as it provides the same mattifying and makeup-setting benefits.

                            Answered on 7/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          I missed placed the sponge that came with this and wondered if it was better to use a beauty blender or a brush instead
                          Asked on 7/13/2017 by Elyse from Brentwood ca

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Love! Take a clean powder brush and swirl into the product. Then pat all over the face to eliminate the look of pores and fine lines and mattify the skin! xox

                            Answered on 7/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Is this oil free?
                          Asked on 5/21/2017 by Posie from Burlington nc

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes! Poreless Face Defender is oil-free. xox

                            Answered on 5/24/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Hi. I'm thinking of purchasing this product to replace my current high end finishing powder. How does this hold up to sweat? Does it keep makeup in place?
                          Asked on 4/12/2017 by makeupjunkie from Midwest

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            This remarkable technology yields an utterly sheer, featherweight product that diffuses the look of pores, minimizes fine lines, and helps protect your makeup so it lasts from morning to night. Face Defender gives you that flawless matte finish without the dry, ashy look of powder. The result is silky smooth skin and longer-lasting makeup.

                            Answered on 4/12/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Does this cause foundation to look darker? Or oxidized?
                          Asked on 4/5/2017 by SMM from CINCINNATI OHIO

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            No! This amazois product is completely undetectable on the skin. This will not darken your foundation. Apply with the sponge and pat onto targeted areas or all over the face. Never swipe or rub. xox

                            Answered on 4/6/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Is this product sold in any other size?
                          Asked on 2/24/2017 by Deb from Wisconsin

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            At this time, Evercolor Poreless Face Defender is only sold in one size. xox

                            Answered on 3/2/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Is this like a silicone texture type of product?
                          Asked on 2/23/2017 by Itzel from El Paso, TX

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes! This remarkable technology yields an utterly sheer, featherweight product that diffuses the look of pores, minimizes fine lines, and helps protect your makeup so it lasts from morning to night.

                            Answered on 3/9/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Hi..I just love this product but I do notice when applying it set my foundation that it does absorb some of it. I try and be gentle use sparingly under my eyes because I really sweat bad living in Florida!! Any suggestions so it won't absorb so much foundation?
                          Asked on 2/12/2017 by Debbie from Jacksonville Florida

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            To apply, tap the sponge onto the product, never swipe or rub. The, gently pat the product all over the face. Never swipe or rub. The sponge will always pick up a bit of foundation. By using Mally's "Tap,tap, tap. Then pat, pat, pat" pro application technique, you'll minimize any transfer of foundation! xox

                            Answered on 2/13/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
                        • Q:

                          Could this be used as a primer to diminish the look of pores? Can I add foundation over it?
                          Asked on 1/30/2017 by Beauty buff from San Diego, CA

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi Love! Many women use this product alone to diminish the look of pores and shine. You can wear this as a primer. However, be sure to test this out with your favorite foundation. Different formulas can vary in how they apply and wear over the Face Defender.

                            Answered on 1/30/2017 by Brand Expert from Mally Beauty
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