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Blot Your Shine Away

Sometimes I end up carrying such a small clutch that I can't even fit a powder compact in my evening bag. It is on those occasions that I'm most thankful for blotting papers. These tiny, single-use sheets are great for battling shiny skin; they soak up oil and, in some cases, are even coated with a thin layer of powder that you can use in lieu of a compact. Here are some of my favorite blotting products.

Boscia Green Tea Blotting Linens, $10 for 100 sheets, available here. Pressing these finely woven linen leaves to your face lets you fight shine without disturbing your makeup.

Lehcaresor Papier Poudre, $3 for 65 sheets, available here.
These powder-coated British imports were developed in the early 20th century, before powder compacts were commonplace.

One more, so

The Body Shop Brilliance Powder Tissues, $10.50 for 33 tissues, available here.
This version acts as a powder and bronzer in one, giving you a healthy glow on the go.

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Neural Neural 9 years
Yeah, I've only ever used the Clean & Clear ones but am open to trying other versions...
LaylaCams LaylaCams 9 years
Gotta love the blotting papers. :) The clean and clear ones do work good
JennaV JennaV 9 years
Proactive makes some good ones, too.
la_clique la_clique 9 years
Yep, the bodyshop ones are great, you can get a pack of three...love em.
Lakey Lakey 9 years
I use the camomile ones from The Body Shop. They rock the house!
medicgirl medicgirl 9 years
Thanks for the tip, Im definately gonna get me some of those!
t0xxic t0xxic 9 years
Cool, I used those in highschool....
addy addy 9 years
thank you so much! i have been looking for these in drug stores and havent been able to find anything! i am online ordering them as we speak...
jennifer76 jennifer76 9 years
I use the ones by Clean & Clear - they're great!
snixy30 snixy30 9 years
I love these things but i always forget to buy them lol
Kaciegrrl Kaciegrrl 9 years
Also, try these from EyesLipsFace - only $1! http://www.eyeslipsface.com/elfshop/products.asp?dept_id=1045&bag_id=&kit_rec_id=
Adriana42 Adriana42 9 years
love it..but it's a bit pricey..i'd probably buy it once and thats it..i'd rather use powder..
tabloidprincess tabloidprincess 9 years
Thats good to have for summer :)
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