The Best Mineral Makeup
Everyday Minerals Base Foundation
Testers loved this silky-feeling standout, offered in dozens of shades and in four finishes, from dewy to matte. Another great option: Bare Escentuals Bare Minerals SPF 15 Foundation, a classic in the mineral-makeup category.
To buy: From $6, everydayminerals.com.
Neutrogena Mineral Sheers Blush
Shake the brush-topped tube and you get the perfect dose of cheek color. The powder blends into skin seamlessly, is infused with vitamins, and comes in six pretty shades.
To buy: $10, soap.com.
Best Pressed Powder
Jane Iredale Purepressed Base SPF 20
This refillable compact offers great coverage in a spillproof package. The pigment-rich powder protects skin with antioxidants, and "it removes shine without feeling heavy," said one tester. In 24 shades.
To buy: $52, janeiredaledirect.com.
Best Eye Shadow
Laura Mercier Mineral Eye Powder
Testers picked this subtly shimmery shadow that comes in 10 wearable colors. “It stays on beautifully,” said one, who applied it dry for an understated effect. For more intense color or to line eyes, wet a brush first.
To buy: $33, amazon.com.