Women feel their complexion looks and feels best in the morning- right after applying the compact. However, as the day goes on, ordinary compacts may mix with sweat and oil. Making the complexion look dark, dull and patchy. And feel cakey and dirty. Perlite, a pure mineral with skin perfecting powers. Visibly lightens complexion, while absorbing sweat and oil. UV filters protects skin from both sun darkening and damage. 12hr fair, fresh and perfect: Fair, fresh and protected, your complexion looks and feels perfect all day long- even in hot, humid weather.