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Pair this pore-zapping balm with Benefit’s eye brightening Ooh La Lift for an all-over radiant complexion.

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  • 4.4 out of 5 stars, based on 5,760 Reviews 5,760 Reviews Write a Review
  • $31.00 includes Free Shipping
  • 22 ml / 0.75 US fl oz   
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    $31.00

Birchbox Breakdown

Of all the beauty minefields out there, visible pores are one of the trickiest to dodge. Foundation alone doesn'’t do the trick, which is why we turn to this translucent balm to shrink the appearance of our pores. The silky, oil-free formula diffuses pores and fine lines for an “airbrushed” finish, and it goes on sheer, leaving skin smoother and more even. We can use it as a primer in the mornings or as a touch-up treatment throughout the day. Perfect T-zone, here we come.

How to Use

As a primer, apply a fine layer on clean or moisturized skin, starting from the center of your face and working outwards. Pat to blend. Feel free to use for midday touch-ups too — just dab a pea-size amount over your makeup and blend.

CYCLOPENTASILOXANE, DIMETHICONE, DIMETHICONE/VINYL DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, ISONONYL ISONONANOATE, SILICA, DIMETHICONE CROSSPOLYMER, ISODODECANE, PHENOXYETHANOL, POLYMETHYL METHACRYLATE, TITANIUM DIOXIDE (CI 77891), CYCLOHEXASILOXANE, TOCOPHERYL ACETATE, FRAGRANCE (PARFUM), MICA, IRON OXIDES (CI 77492), LIMONENE, IRON OXIDES (CI 77491), IRON OXIDES (CI 77499), TRIETHOXYCAPRYLYLSILANE, BHT. N° 04932

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Deserves to be tried

My sister recommended this product to me (I had been using Smashbox's Photo Finish primer for a few years). This product is AMAZING! By far the best from Benefit. It's incredibly smooth on the face and doesn't give you a greasy feeling. I usually wear under foundation but somedays I wear it alone - it's that good! Makes me feel delicate and clean.

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good stuff, but nothing different
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I think that this was a good product -- it really did make my pores invisible and make my skin look very smooth. That being said, I think this is pretty much what each one of these products does. Makeup Forever's primer, as well as most other primers I've ever used, do the exact same thing.

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POREfect!

I haven't worn any sort of concealer/foundation for an eternity, so I was considering giving this away. Instead, I gave it a try this morning and was pleasantly surprised! It was extremely lightweight, had a nice scent, and was very subtle. I might buy some after all!

4
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LOVE this product

I've always had insanely oily skin and huge pores. This is the only primer I will ever use after trying it from my cousin's box a while back. This product gets all the stars.

5
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OMG!

I love it & don't even own any! I was snooping thru my daughter's cosmetic bag one day, & I came across this tube, & all I could see was " pores", I have big pores on my nose & have always wanted to find something to cover them, so I tried it & I could not believe the difference in the appearance of my nose! I thought to myself, " I have finally found the miracle cream"! I love love love it! It feels so light on my skin, so, I will be purchasing this miraculous concealer! Thanks " Birchbox" & " benefit".

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flawless skin
Sampled

Absolutely love this product, I live in Texas and it helps keep my skin looking fresh! Would recommend this product to everyone!

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Amazing primer!!!
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I was looking for a primer and saw the great reviews in this one so I decided to get it even though it's a bit pricey... I was surprised at how well it worked. I used it mainly on my t-zone, it left my skin really smooth and I didn't really have to use make up...

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Favorite primer!
Sampled

I was so excited to receive this sample as this is my favorite primer! Works really well in t zone area and it can be worn without makeup! So lovely!

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Love it
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This product does what it says and it feels so nice on my skin.

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Love this
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This product truly makes my makeup last without looking greasy. My pores are huge no matter what i've tried, so if I can't fix them at least I can mask them!

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