Translucent Loose Setting Powder from Laura Mercier is a cult favorite and beloved for its instant blurring effect, 16H wear and iconic soft-focus finish with zero flashback. Truly translucent, the #1 Setting Powder* is Laura's makeup must-have to set and maintain the color of your Foundation.
#1 Setting Powder*
Instant Blurring Effect
16-hour Soft Matte Finish
No Photo Flashback
Does not clog pores
Suitable for all skin types
Beloved for Blurring: 92% of consumers say the powder instantly blurs imperfections.****
16 Hour Soft Matte Finish: sets makeup for 16-hours of transfer resistant wear, with 95% of consumers saying it controls oil all day.****
Reduces Shine: 86% of consumers say the powder reduces shine throughout the day.***
Feels Breathable: 95% of consumers say the ultra finely-milled powders feel lightweight on skin and allow skin to breathe.****
No Texture: 89% of consumers say the powder doesn't settle into imperfections and never looks cakey.****
No Photo Flashback: take the no photo flashback test and say good-bye to flashback!
Truly Translucent: 84% of consumers say the powder is translucent upon application for a naturally flawless look.****
Smoothing Effect: 94% of consumers say the powder gives a smooth look to skin!****
Foolproof: artist-inspired ''press & roll'' technique ensures the perfect application every time, with 91% of consumers saying it applies effortlessly.****
** Based on Laura Mercier US wholesale YE2020 ***Based on Consumer Perception Study of 63 subjects with Translucent Loose Setting Powder and Flawless Lumière ****Based on Consumer Perception Study of 63 subjects with Translucent Loose Setting Powder alone
Vitamin C + E Powders: powerful antioxidants known to support a more even toned complexion overtime
Botanical Blurring Powder: silky, finely-milled plant derived powder blurs the looks of pores and absorbs excess oil
Skin Conditioning Powder: natural amino acid powder that melts into skin for an undetectable finish
Ultra, Finely-milled Texture: becomes one with skin, without emphasizing texture, imperfections, or dry patches
Prep Laura Mercier's Velour Puff (sold separately) by massaging Translucent Loose Setting Powder into the puff, folding both halves together. Tap the powdered side on the back of your hand to remove excess. Fold the puff in half and gently press and roll the puff onto skin to set your makeup. Around the eyes, use Laura Mercier's Secret Brightening Powder for Under Eyes (sold separately). Focus on the areas where makeup breaks down the most. Apply after any creamy formulas, including cream blush.
Tip: Renowned Makeup Artist Laura Mercier uses it to set foundation and prolong its wear. She applies it after foundation and concealer, and before applying powder-based color. As an added benefit, it eases the application of powder blush or bronzer.