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Jouer Cosmetics Anti-Blemish Matte Primer

Get your eager little fingers away from that zit—attacking your skin isn’t going to make unsightly acne go away (in fact, it’ll make it worse). Give your stressed complexion a break with Jouer’s powerful yet lightweight primer. Its mattifying formula soothes and treats irritated breakouts with a unique blend of salicylic acid and antioxidant-rich ingredients. Just a thin layer will help heal blemishes, calm redness, and refine pores, providing a smooth, even canvas for foundation and concealer.

Jouer Cosmetics Anti-Blemish Matte Primer
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 721 Reviews 721 Reviews
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nice sample and size but I don't use primer when applying makeup

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Not my personal fave
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I love Jouer so I bought this one full sized before I tried a mini one. I like how smooth and gel like it feels going on, it's not quite as silicone-y as most primers can be. The thing that deters me is the smell, I expected a citrus or tea tree scent but it's just slightly chemicalized floral-ish. I didn't notice blemishes decreasing or not lasting as long, which is why it's taken a back seat in my makeup regimen. I still pull it out and try it now and then hoping to fall in love with it.

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Love Jouer, but this was underwhelming
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I am a huge Jouer fan, which is why I purchased this primer when looking for a new primer. It has more of a serum-like texture than what I expected. And there is definitely a sort of chemical scent that I'm not a huge fan of. But I will say that the light texture and low salicylic percentage makes it usable for your whole face without worry. I will use the whole tube for sure, but definitely not planning on buying it again.

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Kind of nothing
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Not sure that it does anything at all, and it's quite pricey. Perhaps it's better than a primer that's not for acne, because it might help with that, but I've used more effective primers.

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Just Ok
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I ordered this primer after a long love affair with the Jouer matte tinted moisturizer. The primer was ok. I have tried several different brands, and this didn't amaze me in any way. I didn't notice that it necessarily cleared my skin. My makeup didn't seem to stay on any longer with this primer than without it. It did not CAUSE any breakouts, however, so, in my opinion, that is a plus. I am also not crazy about the scent. It's not terrible, but not necessarily a scent that I want to smear all over my face.

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Good primer, not sure about anti-blemish though
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As a primer, it's great. But as anti-acne, not sure if I would agree. It has done nothing to improve the redness on my skin, but works just fine as a regular old primer.

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Wanted to like it
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I really was hoping this would work for me but it irritated my skin. It really dried out my face and I had to be careful not to put it around my eyes because it made the skin around my eyes itch really bad. I prefer a primer that I can use all over my face. I'm thinking this would work great for those with oily skin.

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it does its job, I quess.
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I've never used a primer before and with all the BB creams on the market that claim to be a one stop solution to all your skin woes, a primer just seems like an unnecessary extra step. Still, it did leave my skin fresh and smooth.

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No noticeable effects
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I didn't really have a use for this product in the first place considering I don't typically wear coverage makeup. I put it on in the mornings to try it out anyway and I just never noticed any effect on my skin. I could have been using it in combination with too many other facial skincare products, though.

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Works ok
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It's a great product but didn't help my blemishes as well as other products I have used. Overall I would recommend if you are looking for something to use for light blemishes.

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