Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer Review & Swatches

01/10

Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer
Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer

Brazilian Glow

Physicians Formula Brazilian Glow Butter Bronzer ($14.99 for 0.38 oz.) is a medium-dark gold with warm, almost olive undertones paired with a luminous sheen. It had opaque pigmentation with a smooth, lightly creamy texture that felt soft, dense without being too firmly-pressed in the pan, and blended out easily on my skin. The finish was luminous but did not emphasize my skin’s natural texture. It wore well for eight hours on me before fading noticeably.

Formula Overview

$14.99/0.38 oz. - $39.45 Per Ounce

The formula is supposed to be "ultra-rich" and "melt into skin" with a "creamy and soft texture." They are fairly pigmented with soft, smooth, and lightly creamy textures that are denser but not stiff or difficult to pickup or to apply. The powders sit well on the skin with natural, luminous finishes that don't emphasize skin texture. They tended to last around eight hours on me. They have a very strong, coconut scent to them that is apparent while on the face at times.

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Ingredients

Talc, Synthetic Sapphire, Mica, Dimethiconol Stearate, Isostearyl Neopentanoate, Octyldodeyl Stearoyl Stearate, Astrocaryum Murumuru Seed Butter, Fragrance/Parfum, Polybutene, Caprylyl Glycol, Phenoxyethanol, Lauroyl Lysine, Astrocaryum Tucuma Seed Butter, Theobroma Grandiflorum Seed Butter, Hexylene Glycol, Tocopherol, Lecithin, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Oleate, Citric Acid. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140).

9.5
Product
10
Pigmentation
9.5
Texture
8.5
Longevity
5
Application
94%
Total
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About the Reviewer

Reviewer

Christine has normal-to-dry skin with areas of dryness (cheeks, nose, and under the eyes). She has a light-medium skintone with subtle, warmer yellow undertones. Her best foundation matches include: Tarte Rainforest of the Sea in Light-Medium Neutral (best match), Estee Lauder Double Wear Stay-in-Place Makeup in Desert Beige 2N1, Giorgio Armani Maestro Glow in 4.0, Hourglass Warm Ivory Vanish Seamless Finish, Laura Mercier Candleglow Soft Luminous in Dusk, MAC NC20/NC25, Make Up For Ever Ultra HD Liquid in Y305 (140). For more matches, please read our full Foundation FAQ. For more information on our review process, please read our Review FAQ.

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Well, at least the quality is beautifully formulated….but I already have an olive undertone and don’t want to accentuate it. That shade is quite green. And in a jaundiced kind of a way.

I started to buy this the other day at Walmart but I brought the bronze sculpting bronzer instead. This might be a pretty highlighter or blush on my complexion. I really like Physicians Formula Dark butter bronzer a lot. One of the few bronzers I’ll wear occasionally.

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