The brands listed here consistently receive the best reviews on the web. In this article, they are listed in alphabetical order.
Affordable Mineral Makeup is a small company that sells a large selection of mineral cosmetics. Their prices are lower than many of the nationally known brands. Additionally, they are vegan, eco-friendly company and their products are considered extremely pure.
Bare Escentuals Because of their long-running infomercial and exposure on QVC, Bare Minerals is the most well- known in this category. Many consumersv start their mineral experience with bareMinerals. They also have an extensive line of minerals, including their best selling product Mineral Veil and a huge line of color mineral products for the eyes, cheeks, face, and lips. Recently, with the launch of RareMinerals Nightime Skin Revival Treatment, they have even ventured into mineral based skin care.
Mineral Hygienics This line offers a very nice selection of bismuth -free mineral cosmetics. Those who experience sensitivity to that ingredient may definitely want to check it out. This line is known for its staying power, many claiming it stays on longer and better than any other.
Pur Mineral Makeup is a pressed mineral foundation. It gets great reviews from users for ease of use (contained to loose products) and is a favorite.
Other Mineral Makeup Brands
Sheer Cover Mineral Makeup was made famous by Leeza Gibbons. Like Bare Minerals, it has a long running infomercial that you may have seen. Many consumers prefer its matte finish to bareMineral’s “glow”.
Avon Not wanting to get left out of the game, in the Fall of 2006, Avon introduced their mineral makeup, Smooth Mineral Makeup SPF 15.
Colorscience It is said that the creator of ColorScience is the original creator of Bare Escentuals bareMinerals. It can be recognized by its unique “genie bottle” applicator.
Jane Iredale is found in salons, spas and medical clinics across the world. They sell both pressed, loose, and liquid foundation products.
Laura Geller Makeup Like Bare Escentuals, Laura Geller is another brand made famous by QVC. Although her makeup may not be mineral makeup in the true sense, many love her baked powders, which can be used as foundation.
Hopefully this information will be helpful as you check out the alternatives available in this ever-growing market!