Why go mineral? Fans cite the bright pigments (iron oxides are commonly incorporated for their wide range of shades), light-reflecting properties (minerals like mica give skin luminosity), and mattifying benefits. If you've dismissed mineral makeup in the past, it might be time for a second look. "Formulas used to be heavy, but new technology has allowed us to refine the way the minerals are processed, so they're smaller and lighter, and feel smooth on the skin," Ranger says.
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