Powder is the best product to use to set makeup and soak up oil. The tricky part is to find the right one that won't get cakey or settle into fine lines and large pores. That's where the list below comes in, these babies blur and even out the skin's rough texture like nobody's business. This list is a mix of new and tried-and-tested, so you can find one that will work for your complexion and budget. Check them out below!
1. Althea Petal Velvet Powder in Pink Lavender
A featherweight lavender-tinted loose powder that creates a silky soft finish and cancels out dullness. It also controls sebum production, so you're assured your skin will stay fresh and matte.
ALTHEA Petal Velvet Powder in Pink Lavender, P230, Althea
2. Maybelline Fit Me Powder Foundation
This lightweight powder foundation will never get cakey. Plus, you'll love its fresh and matte finish that lasts for hours.
MAYBELLINE Fit Me Powder Foundation, P349, Robinsons Department Store
3. Koh Gen Do Maifanshi Natural Lighting Powder
This lightly veils your face with complexion-enhancing coverage—your skin is still visible, but it looks dewy and smoother. Bonus: The powder formula contains hyaluronic acid and real silk powder that gives your skin a velvety-smooth texture.
KOH GEN DO Maifanshi Natural Lighting Powder, P1695, Beauty Bar
4. It Cosmetics Bye Bye Pores Silk HD Anti-Aging Micro-Powder
This finely-milled loose powder lends an airbrushed finish. And because of its super smooth texture, this won't settle in fine lines and pores.
IT COSMETICS Bye Bye Pores Silk HD Anti-Aging Micro-Powder, P1730, Sephora.ph
5. Laura Mercier Candeglow Sheer Perfecting Powder
This pressed powder can be used as a sheer setting powder or as a subtle highlighter. It has micro-particles that act as a filter and blur out skin imperfections.
LAURA MERCIER Candeglow Sheer Perfecting Powder, P1850, Rustan's
6. MAC Studio Perfect SPF 15/PA+ Foundation Radiance Complex
This compact powder gives a glowy skin-like finish while making sure your skin tone looks even.
MAC Studio Perfect SPF 15/PA+ Foundation Radiance Complex, P2400, Power Plant Mall
7. Make Up For Ever Mat Velvet Skin Blurring Foundation
This powder foundation diffuses the skin's textured appearance—may it be large pores or fine lines! It also provides a skin-but-better finish that can withstand sweat and water.
MAKE UP FOR EVER Mat Velvet Skin Blurring Foundation, P2700, SM Megamall
*This story originally appeared on Cosmo.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.