― Summer time is here, and that means HELLO SHINE all over my face. A little sunkissed glow is nice, but shine shine shine? not so much. A product that has been saving my face in every sense of the word is tarte's Smooth Operator micronized clay finishing powder ($35.00). tarte smooth operator ∙ This product is very simple to use. You simply dust some over your finished makeup. It goes on completely sheer, and it is very light and unnoticeable on the skin. I use a kabuki brush to dust it [...].