Unlike many chemically oriented products, mineral makeup does not block the skin pores. This means that the skin can breathe properly, naturally preventing any other serious issue. For most hypersensitive skin users, its ingredients are not skin irritants thus usage bring no irritations or rashes. So this is a perfect product for those suffering from acne and other skin ailments.
Being made of inorganic compounds, mineral makeup has a longer shelf life than traditional makeup as bacteria does not survive in it. This also means that usage is safer as no bacteria is present to harm skin. However, clean brushes and applicators are recommended to prevent unnecessary contamination.
One of the benefits of mineral makeup is that no only is it light in terms of weight on the skin, but also leaves the skin with a radiant glow. Other products feel ‘heavy’ on the skin after applying, but most mineral makeup users say you don’t even feel or look like you have any makeup on you.
Many women do not like their faces to be too oily and shiny, something that heavier makeup tends to do to the skin. Mineral makeup in it’s most usual form contains no oil, but check to make sure the brand you use has no oils added in. Many of the oils used in some other products are harmful to the skin as they can clog up your pores. Your mineral makeup should leave the skin feeling cool and comfortable.
Mineral make up is naturally water resistant. This can be a blessing for anyone who’s been caught in sudden bad weather and risked conventional makeup running down the face. Working out at the gym will no longer mean foregoing makeup as you can enjoy the benefits of mineral makeup without worrying about how your face looks.
Many people have very little time to make there faces early in the morning. The solution to this is mineral makeup. Application can be done with a few buffs of the brush, taking just a few minutes. Application is also once a day as it does not require reapplication of other layers to maintain it. That leaves your skin good looking all day long.