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Mac Studio Careblend Pressed Powder Review

I recently purchased the Careblend powder last month and I was asked to do a review of it from one of my beautiful blog supporters, here are my thoughts on the powder.

Product Claims

"Formulated to provide a smooth, virtually invisible, fresh-looking finish, this soft, cream-like powder is carefully blended to provide the skin with extra care, nourishment and comfort."


-Provides a natural, matte finish.
-Available to purchase in 8 shades.
-Great for on the go makeup touch ups.
-Long wearing & non-cakey.

Possible Con

-The price retails for $23, if you're a Mac pro member the price is $13.80.

My Thoughts

I adore this powder! I ran out of my Mac Studio Fix powder and a friend suggested I try this, I love it. It provides a beautiful, flawless finish. It's a powder but the finish and coverage performs like a foundation! There are plenty of days when I just wear the powder on my face with no concealer and foundation and I get a great coverage. I  really like that it's non-cakey and I don't get an ashy finish like a lot of powders but a skin finish.

How it looks?


Natalie Kay said…
Ahh thank you!!! I think you have made up my mind on purchasing this especially with the great coverage! :) x
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Your so welcome, Natalie...the powder is definitely a winner! I carry it in my cosmetic purse everyday.
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Thanks so much, Jennifer :-)
Agent Elle said…
Looks lovely! I love this powder.
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Thanks for recommending it to me!
yummy411 said…
i like this alot more than my skinfinish natural *gasps* i never thought it could be possible, but it's a bit heavier coverage and absorbs the oil better to me...(it's doesn't completely hold it at bay, but.. it's a great powder) as i began to run out of it, i've been trying ruby kisses mineral powder.
Ms. Viva Glam said…
Lol, I felt the same about my Studio Finish... I prefer this powder over any of my powders. Ruby Kisses? I hear so much about them, I need to hit up a beauty supply store and check them out.
Trina J Makeup said…
Thanks for sharing :). I was wondering how well this product worked!
Ms. Viva Glam said…
No, problem Trina. I'm glad I could help you.

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