Setting products. Their purpose is to fix the foundation in place, removing any of the excessive oils. Setting products are manufactured in the form of powder or spray. One of the most popular powders that everybody knows is Laura Mercier Translucent Loose Setting Powder. This is probably one of the most commonly used products when it comes to setting.
To apply the setting powder it is recommended to use a big fluffy brush with a small quantity of the product. Can also be used to set an under eye area and suitable for the combination skin.
Finishing products is the final step and are applied after setting the makeup to create a finishing effect. These products do not absorb excessive oils and this is why cannot be used instead of the setting products.
One of the most popular finishing powders is Make Up Forever HD High Definition Powder. It is finely milled and is translucent. It creates very smooth finish on the skin. This powder can be used for special occasions when you want your skin to be extra polished.
Finishing sprays is another alternative to fix the makeup and can be easily applied.
Other products recommended by the professionals in the range of setting and finishing products are:
– Hourglass Ambient Lighting Palette
– Urban Decay All Nighter Long-Lasting Makeup Setting Spray
– Marc Jacobs Beauty Re(Cover) Perfecting Coconut Setting
– Kat von D Lock-it Settimg Powder
– Tatcha Luminous Dewy skin mist.