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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
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The primer is very lightweight but unfortunately it made my skin a little dry. This product does not cake and is not greasy.

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nothing sets is apart
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I do have oily, acne-prone skin so I'm always open to a great primer. I liked the consistency of this product, but it didn't seem any different than other primers I've used.

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This is a nice primer. It is light and smooth and applies easily on the skin. I wish the sample size was a little bigger so I could try it a few times before buying.

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Great concept, but I wish it worked more like a BB cream or CC cream. Why has time for this extra step?
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I received a teeny tiny joke of a sample in my September Birchbox. While I was a bit curious to try a new, super expensive anti-blemish primer, I was expecting a lot more quality for the price of a PRIMER (not even I had high hopes for it. It's a great concept, but I thought it had an off-putting smell, and I don't like the idea of adding another step to my morning routine, when all I need is a good acne cream (like Retin-A) with a full coverage BB or CC cream with a natural finish. It's annoying when Birchbox thinks we will want to pay retail for brands we've barely heard of (like Gilchryst & Soames, ugh, known for being the favorite "faux luxury" brand among wannabe swanky hotels. Although it's nice to swipe a few hotel freebies every now and again, let's be real... G&S is the cheapest so-called "luxury" bath and body and no one in their right mind would actually seek those products out to drop $20-25 on some seriously bland and boring lotion. After all, why buy something at retail when you can find it all over Ebay for like 90% off? Sorry if I sound bitter in my tangential rant, but BB sent me G&S lotions back-to-back for three or four consecutive weeks, so I wanted to jump out a freaking window!

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Pretty good primer.
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I've used better primers, but I did enjoy this, and I appreciated the sample packaging. Very cute as well as useful. I'm glad it didn't come in those one time use pouches.

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Not Very Effective
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I tried my sample out a few different times and did not notice much of a difference. I was really hoping it would clear my face up, but no such luck, unfortunately. Worked OK as a primer though.

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Great!
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This sample was smooth and light. Didn't feel heavy under makeup and kept my makeup on pretty well! I wouldn't say it's the most outstanding, but it gets the job done.

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good but overpriced
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It's a good product but I am cheap. I got him in my box and like it but not enough to buy more. Granted I wear drugstore makeup and my ide of a luxury makeup brand is l'oreal.

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Didn't notice much
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Didn't really notice much. Possibly slightly less oily Tzone but other than that I didn't see the point of it. May work for others, just not for me!

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Not as effective as I hoped
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I didn't find that this printer really worked for keeping my make-up on all day. In my problem areas (between eyebrows, chin and nose) my make-up still slid off after a few hours.

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