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Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder
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Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder

BY RIMMEL LONDON #8 in Finishing & Translucent Powders

4.4 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars63%
  • 4 Stars26%
  • 3 Stars8%
  • 2 Stars2%
  • 1 Star1%
4.47 / 5 based on 15,260 Reviews

Product Description

Rimmel Stay Matte is an oil-absorbing pressed powder that leaves you with a flawless, shine-free complexion. Helps to minimize the appearance of large pores. Dermatologically tested.

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Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder
Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder
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  • "I love this product, it's smooths over your foundation (or other beauty product) without it look cakey and keeps the skin looking matte!!" in 53 reviews
  • "The Rimmel London Stay Matte Powder has been a staple in my makeup collection for a long time because it does what it's intended for, and it's affordable." in 42 reviews
  • "This powder is great for sealing liquid foundations but also for touching up oily/shiny patches during the day as a quick fix." in 39 reviews
  • "I find that on days that I don't use foundation and just some concealer when running out I find sweeping this all over my face gives a little coverage that evens out my skin tone a bit without giving that dry skin "dusty" look." in 36 reviews
  • "I love the colored powder if I wear concealer underneath, and the translucent is perfect for touch ups throughout the day." in 28 reviews
Kristi R.
Sylmar
9 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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I was an avid user of MAC Sheer Coverage but it was so expensive and finances were tight so I researched and looked on YouTube for a cheaper alternative and cannot be more happy that I found this powder. I was convinced that I had to use different powders and this one has worked for all the needs I had. It sets my under eye concealer without looking cakey, you can still bake, and it doesn't make you look crepe-y, it doesn't have too much fall out when you're using a large paddle brush and gives you light weight coverage to set a full face and definitely delivers on it's promise to stay matte. Love it! I use it on all my clients when I freelance and I've never had an issue with it. Love it enough to have no gone out looking for another powder and the price? Perfect.
Shawna A.
Bradenton , FL
47 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Transaparent more...
This is SUCH a good budget-friendly mattifying pressed powder! It’s one of the first I bought when I was getting into makeup in middle/high school and I just turned 30 and I’ve been a fan ever since! This thing has been around for awhile and I still hear people rave about it and beauty influencers recommend it bc it’s truly wonderful! It works, it’s cheap, it’s easy to find... you really can’t go wrong. The only thing I DESPISE about it and why I took off a star is bc I HATE THE PACKAGING!! Seriously, it’s the only negative thing anyone has to say about it and Rimmel still hasn’t done a thing to fix it in all the years its been in production! Seriously Rimmel, get it together! It’s the main reason why I haven’t purchased it in awhile... I simply can’t keep it in my purse! All it has is a loose-fitting lid that doesn’t close securely and it opens up constantly and the powder gets everywhere and/or breaks and destroys your purse and its such a pain in the butt! Obviously a mattifying powder is something most people want to carry around for touch-ups, so for the life of me I cannot understand why Rimmel won’t just give us a compact that snaps shut securely! It’s not a lot to ask! I mean, a mirror would be nice too but I’m not picky! lol Just something that won’t open up and allow the product to get everywhere and break would get me buying this stuff again in a heartbeat! But if you are someone who doesn’t care about this issue or just needs a great mattifying/setting powder that won’t break the bank, I would totally recommend this formula!
Lillian H.
Arcadia
47 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Transaparent more...
I was using airspun for a while but I didn’t like how the powder kind of cakes on even by doing a light, wet sponge application.
I switched back to the stay matte powder since I used it in the past and I remember it having a more matte look. I really love this powder because I apply it with a dense kabuki brush instead of doing a wet sponge application and it still stays on my face without creasing. I find that it works much better with my dermablend foundation as well as wet n wild photofocus concealer without lower eyelid creasing. This pressed powder is also pretty sweatproof if you set it with a ton of setting spray or even just dunking my face in water.
Michelle L.
19 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Transaparent more...
This powder is my go-to powder that I use on a daily basis. I love how affordable the price is and how mattifying it is. I have extremely oily skin and after about 2 hours of makeup application, I'm already shiny. The Stay Matte does such an amazing job at mattifying everything and I love how smooth/soft the powder itself is. It hasn't made me look overdone or cakey and lasts a long time after touch-ups. I always have at least one of these in my makeup bag with me. One thing I have noticed is that it has a slight perfume-y scent in the compact but after applying it, I do not notice it after. I haven't had any issues with it so far and will definitely continue to repurchase it.
Jes B.
Saint Louis, MO
123 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
Review for: Transaparent more...
I bought this a while ago. Like... a WHILE ago lol I had only used it a handful of times. It always looked to cakey on me. I stopped using it obviously. Fast forward to about a week ago. I ran out of my usual setting powder so I figured I’ve give this a shot again. I’m glad I did! Now that I know a little more about what I’m doing, this went on so well!! I used a puff to pat it INto my skin not just ON. This made a huge difference. I didn’t look powdery and cakey. It set into my makeup and kept me shine free for quite some time. It didn’t alter the color of my foundation at all. I will continue using this for sure. I’m no longer in a big hurry to go buy another higher end powder.
Olivia M.
Minden, LA
254 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
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Rimmel has some really great makeup.  I tried this powder from a Youtube beauty guru recommendation and was not disappointed.  The powder works great on my oily skin, and kept my skin matte most of the day.  It is a true translucent shade; it doesn't alter the shade of my foundation or look too pink or yellow.  The reason I'm giving it 4 stars is because it doesn't come with a brush or puff.  I like to carry this in my purse, and feel like my brush gets dirty.  I wish it had an applicator included.  Other than that, it's a really great powder for oily skin.  
Fortune T.
Clifton, NJ
140 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Review for: Transaparent more...
Such a great powder and so cheap! I take this powder whenever I travel & keep it in my bag on warmer days where I feel like I'll need a touch up. The compressed powder is perfect and you don't have to worry about it spilling all over your bag. I apply this using a flat cotton applicator (which fits perfectly inside the container) or with a damp beauty sponge. I find it to be brightening & comparable to my Laura Mercier powder. It lasts a long time & I've repurchased it at least 3 times and recommend it to everyone. My family swears by it! Best drugstore powder by far!
Harpreet K.
51 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: Buff Beige more...
It's a really great product.keeps the skin shine free and matte specially if your skin is oily. Also good for combination and dry skin type,as it doesn't make your skin too dry. It has a long lasting coverage lasts more than 4hrs. Gives very natural matte finish to the skin. Doesn't crease under the eyes. It's makes skin perfect matte doesn't make it too dry and patchy. Affordable and also something to use on daily basis.
Grace C.
Las Vegas
1 review
Review for: Transaparent more...
This powder has been in my powder rotation for over a year now. I have dry skin, but I perspire on my face a lot. It's quite difficult to find a powder that doesn't make my skin look too dry and cakey. Nevertheless, I do enjoy a good mattifying powder. This one does a good job at keeping me matte, and you don't need to worry about overapplying it. I always use a fixing spray after any powder, to keep my skin from drying out. The price is excellent too, especially if you use coupons! Overall, a pretty good powder.
Rechell D.
Milpitas , CA
130 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
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This was my first pressed power Rimmel London Stay Matte Pressed Powder. Also one of my first make up when I started to wear make and I love it I stay matte four about 5 hrs until I do have to start to clot my face again. But I’m definitely going to buy a new one only because I’ve had this for years already. I would definitely recommend this product to others. It’s great for first time users of make up
Pamela B.
Dover, DE
21 reviews
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Amy M.
Truxton, NY
39 reviews
What's this cost at your local store?
Linda S.
Rosemead, CA
10 reviews
How long does this last for oily type skin?
Jennifer G.
Edinburg , TX
44 reviews
Does it have a lot of coverage, to make my face look cakey if I were to put it on after my foundation?
Whitley B.
117 reviews
Does it offer any coverage?

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