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Is it really sparkly? I hope not. The onsite reviews are good and include some from more mature wearers. I don't have any wrinkles but there is a limit to having a sparkly face when you are 50+ even with good skin.
Online, it says they refund on all powders, but this one isn't listed as returnable and I can't get any reply in 'Chat' on their site.
I have it in the porcelain pearl. I can't speak for the other colours but the one I have is unwearable it's so sparkly. Not all of it, but the top left silver colour basically has huge chunks of glitter in it. I'd avoid if you're over about 12. (I bought it online and live overseas so couldn't return it. I'm bitter.)
It is expensive but I've had it 9 months, wear it most days and is still nowhere near running out. I do find cheaper make up is usually a false economy because it runs out much quicker and need replacing more often.
I find it way too sparkly- I second hourglass, but also use much korre reasonable NARS compact as a finishing powder, it also comes in a loose powder (tho' imo that seems to be slightly more matt) ow.ly/psT8307xr9n
I have the brightening finishing powder in nude and I love it never looks Caley not sparkly ( or at least no one has ever said I look sparkly!) and has lasted for 6 months so far with daily ( generally twice daily) use. I will buy again when it runs out after this one I hate flat Matt powders
I use the nude illuminating powder and love it. Absolutely love it. Not glittery/sparkly. Have nearly finished it and I hardly ever finish my products. I have tried the shimmer bricks in the past but they would not be an every day product for me and I think I tried a brightening brick once but the shade was wrong so I returned it. Definitely the nude finish illuminating powder!
I just thought I'd update. Have got the Illuminating Powder in Porcelain. I love it! One or two of the pans have a slight sparkle, but it's more of a sheen when it's on. Def no glitter. It's like a powder but softer focus and not such a matte finish. Not sure of the staying power compared to powder (I don't use much powder and only if I'm out for the day) but it's lovely. I use Dior Star foundation which is light reflective; ordinary powder was killing the finish whereas Illuminate just enhances it all.