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So is this a cream or a powder form? I'm looking to try a cream, my skin has been really dry.
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I'm a brunette with light skin tone, which shade should I get??
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Good for winter bronzing?
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I love this bronzer but what can I do to keep it on my face? I have very oily skin and it seems to wear off
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I'm a brunette with light skin tone, which shade should I get??


Laura Mercier Bronzing Pressed Powder

What it is:A silky-smooth bronzing powder that glides on evenly, giving the skin a soft luminosity and healthy, sunny glow without looking unnatural or heavy.What it does:Laura Mercier Bronzed Pressed Powder is a silky-smooth bronzing powder that delivers a soft luminosity and healthy, sunny glow. The velvet composition adheres to the skin providing longer wear while special pigments blend evenly into the skin. The mistake-proof application provides the perfect 'back to beach' look.What else you need to know:Oil-free and dermatologist tested.
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Questions & Answers for Laura Mercier Bronzing Pressed Powder

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color choice?
Any thoughts on which color is better for a blue eyed, brown haired, light skinned girl?
asked 5 years, 3 months ago
Sarah5500
(Washington, DC)
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
11 answers
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answer 1
since my daughter and I are fair with pink and yellow tones, and it works for both of us, it should work for all fair skin
answered 4 years, 7 months ago
rockilu
(Wichita Falls, TX)
answer 2
Golden Glow!!!!!!!!!! I have been blonde and brunette with the same eye color. Looks amazing no matter what!!!!!!
answered 5 years ago
erinkate80
(New York, NY)
answer 3
You can't go wrong with Dune. It's so lightweight, that you can always build up the color if need be.
answered 5 years ago
october5th
(Queens, NY)
answer 4
I, too, am blue eyed and fair skinned... I ordered the Dune color (NO glittery stuff - just nice light bronzing pigments) and it looks "real" on my skin.
answered 5 years ago
lafrancaise
(Deerfield, MA)
answer 5
I also have brown hair, blue eyes and fair skin. Golden Bronze was perfect for me. The color is subtle so you won't have to worry about looking artificial.
answered 5 years ago
JillAK
(Bernardsville, NJ)
answer 6
I would use the lighter color
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
momof3kids
(Rosalia, WA)
answer 7
I love the golden bronze! I think you would like it
answered 5 years, 1 month ago
makeuplover02
(Little Rock, AR)
answer 8
Golden Bronze worked for me, I have dark hair, dark eyes, but fair skin with freckles. It gives me just a little color without being obvious, blends easily, and it isn't orange or chalky. There is little shimmer but it's not too frosty or obvious.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
hmprn
(Washington)
answer 9
Personally I think the "Dune Bronze" would be your best choice in color. I am fair-skinned, blue-eyed and have dark blonde hair and it blends perfectly into my skin tone. The "Dune Bronze" also has a matte finish, which I think makes it look more natural, too.
answered 5 years, 2 months ago
tenngal
(Tennessee)
answer 10
I tried both colors on my face in store and found that Golden is the perfect hue for someone like me: Blue eyes, auburn hair, pink undertones, very fair Irish skin. The Dune color has a more yellow hue to it so someone like my sister (brown hair, hazel eyes, yellow undertones, very fair Irish skin) looks better in Dune. Hope this helps!
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
tmachine
(St. Louis Park, MN)
answer 11
With fair skin, I'd go with Dune. The other shade probably looks better on skin that already has a more natural amount of color.
answered 5 years, 3 months ago
cassfactor
(Iowa)
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Does this bronzer have any shimmer?
Does it have very slight shimmer, or is it totally matte?
asked 4 years, 6 months ago
elise31
(Toronto, ON)
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
11 answers
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answer 1
Depending on the skin it may have a very sublte glow. It is not very noticeable. It has the perfect luminosity for me and is not unnatural or heavy.
answered 3 years, 10 months ago
cgutierrez
(Santa Cruz, Bolivia)
answer 2
it does have a slight shimmer, but it is not overwhelming at all and looks very natural.
answered 4 years ago
philacusefan
(Washington, DC)
answer 3
Dune is matte but looks incredibly natural. Love it!
answered 4 years ago
mrsogni
(Lake Worth, FL)
answer 4
The "Dune" does not have any shimmer. The other color does though. I would not recommend this product though. I found it to be very unnatural and streaky. Does not blend well on the skin.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
lovah
(Laurel Springs, NJ)
answer 5
the Dune color is basically matte, no shimmer. the other shade looks shimmery to me. ( I have Dune, its quite lovely, but I bought it b/c it doesn't have the shimmer, so if that's what your looking for, go for the Dune, if you want shimmer try the other color)
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
mercyangel
(Pasadena, MD)
answer 6
Yes.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
pickyartist
(Queens, New York)
answer 7
no shimmer, matte but still has lots of dimension in color
answered 4 years, 2 months ago
mokie714
(orange county,ca)
answer 8
There is a hint of shimmer to this powder but it is completely natural and beautiful.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
gotkelso
(Delray Beach, FL)
answer 9
This bronzer has a slight shimmer, just enough. It is not matte! You will love this, try it.....
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
mauigirlcr
(San Diego)
answer 10
They make two types: one with shimmer and one without. If you don't want the shimmer, use Dune.
answered 4 years, 3 months ago
idesign
(Chicago, IL)
answer 11
Yes this bronzer has very fine shimmer. As a hater of most shimmer products I am surprised to say I quite like the shimmer in this product. For reference I have the bronzer in shade Golden.
answered 4 years, 5 months ago
glosoli
(Ontario Canada)
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Golden bronze on tan skin?
I don't have a Sephora close to me, so it's hard to test this product on my skin color. I am Filipina and therefore can get real tan during summer. I am searching for a year round bronzer that will help in contouring that looks natural without being too dark. I am interested in the golden bronze because of the pink hues. Will this look fine on my skin color?
asked 4 years, 1 month ago
bdizzle17
(Wilmington, NC)
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
3 answers
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answer 1
this should bee perfect, looks excellent on my tan summer skin, and I have alot of golden not pink undertones.
answered 4 years ago
mercyangel
(Pasadena, MD)
answer 2
I would try another brand altogether. This is streaky and doesn't blend well.
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
lovah
(Laurel Springs, NJ)
answer 3
YES! I'm half Indonesian, half Caucasian...medium olive skin...I live in this bronzer! (Golden Bronze) Definately, give it a try!
answered 4 years, 1 month ago
pickyartist
(Queens, New York)
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Brush?
What brush would you suggest to use for contouring with this powder?
asked 1 year, 10 months ago
kalynbritney
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
2 answers
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answer 1
Fluffy powder brush…but I'd be more inclined to recommend a flat/matte colored deeper powder to contour, not a bronzing powder which is designed to (surprise) make the skin look tan! So apply the bronzing powder to the high points of the face.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
pickyartist
(Dover, DE)
answer 2
We recommend the Sephora Collection Pro Bronzer Brush #48 > http://bit.ly/Wr67sB
answered 1 year, 10 months ago
1877SEPHORA
(San Francisco, CA)
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L aura Mercier pressed powder come
in just the powder wo refill the nice compact.? Such a waste to toss the compact?
asked 3 years, 9 months ago
Anonymous
(Florala, Al)
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
1 answer
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answer 1
Such is life! K cups aren't recyclable; I think that's more of a concern than a bronzing powder compact.
answered 1 year, 9 months ago
pickyartist
(Dover, DE)
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Does this bronzer fit into the eye pallet?
asked 2 years, 3 months ago
ladijanie
(Norristown,Pa.)
on Bronzing Pressed Powder
1 answer
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answer 1
No it does not.
answered 2 months, 3 weeks ago
Teresa44443
(McAllen, TX)
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