Here are the Pur Minerals Reviews shared by site visitors. Also includes shade selections and ingredients. First, here's my review:
Pur Minerals Makeup is a pressed mineral foundation. It has gotten rave reviews and happens to be not only my favorite pressed mineral makeup, but one of my favorites of all the many mineral makeups I have tried. It is on my short list of "Best Mineral Makeup".
It is also the foundation I buy for my 19 year old daughter. I know she wouldn't like the fuss of loose minerals and this looks great on her. It is the only foundation she had ever worn.
When I first tried it, I did not care for it because I thought it looked too heavy - then I realized I was using too much. It only takes a very light sweep across the makeup to get enough on your brush.
I wear Medium in everything and have cool skin tones and the Blush Medium color is a perfect match.
It provides good medium to full coverage with minimal effort. Even though it does contain Bismuth, it has a nice matte finish. I am very prone to breakouts and this does not cause me to breakout.
One of my coworkers (who knows I am into mineral makeup) asked me what brand I was wearing - she said it looked so nice with a nice matte finish - she tried mineral makeup but didn't like the "glow'" from the one she tried.
I am also using Pur Minerals Pressed Mineral Eye Shadows and I really like them as well.
I would recommend Pur Minerals to anyone who wants to use mineral makeup but doesn't like using the loose formulas. I feel like it offers a little better coverage than most mineral makeup, so I would also recommend it to anyone who wants more coverage. There have been quite a few PurMinerals Reviews submitted by visitors and for the most part they are very positive.
Both foundations come in 11 shades, there is a newer Medium Tan shade that is not pictured.
The shades are:
(From Light to Dark)
Ingredients: Active Ingredient:Titanium Dioxide Inactive Ingredients: Mica, Boron Nitride, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Bismuth Oxychloride, Zinc Stearate, Magnesium Silicate, Magnesium Carbonate, Silica, Shea Butter (Butyrospermum Parkii), Tocopheryl Acetate, Iron Oxides
This is the second generation of Pur Minerals and it's just as good as the first with added benefits. This is the formula I now use.
This is the original formula that has been enhanced with skin care ingredients. It contains retinol (their literature states it is a non-irritating retinol), ceramides (firms, lifts and plumps the skin), Grape Seed Extract, Vitamins A, C and E, Peptides, Aloe, Lactic Acid and other natural extracts. Like the original it is available in 11 shades. It costs $1 more than the original formula.
Here are the ingredients for the new formula: Mica, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Boron Nitride, Bismuth Oxychloride, Zinc Stearate, Magnesium Silicate, Sodium Starch Octenylsuccinate, Mannitol, Sodium Gluconate, Citric Acid, Sodium Citrate, Waltheria Indica Leaf Extract, Dextrin, Ferulic Acid, L-Lactic Acid, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Silica, Thioctic Acid, Sodium Hyaluronate, Retinol, L-Ascorbic Acid, Ceramide 6 II, Magnolia Officinalis Bark Extract, Vitis Vinifera/Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Tocopherol, Lecithin, Maltodextrin, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Fruit Skin, Glycerin, Palmitoyl Tripeptide-5, L-Glutathione, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Hydrated Silica, Tocopheryl Acetate, Aqua, Glucosamine HCI, Pisum Sativum (Pea) Extract, Bambusa Vulgaris Leaf/Stem Extract, Magnesium Carbonate, Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499). May Contain: Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Ultramarine (CI 77007)
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