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Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Primer Water

With our jam-packed schedule, we appreciate any beauty product that can do double duty (and then some). Meet our new favorite multitasker: this priming and setting mist. The hydrating, superfine facial spray uses revitalizing electrolytes to leave your skin looking radiant as it creates a sheer canvas for makeup application and helps lock in makeup to give you a photo-ready finish. It absorbs ultrafast but still leaves your complexion feeling hydrated and refreshed—just ask the 102 users Smashbox Cosmetics surveyed: over 90% of them agreed. It’s everything you love about a primer in an extra light formula that’s free of silicone, alcohol, and oil.

Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Primer Water
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 2,044 Reviews 2,044 Reviews
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I don't think this worked wonders as a setting spray because I really couldn't tell the difference on me, but it goes on nicely. I'm not a big setting spray person though so this just wasn't for me.

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smashbox primer water
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I love this primer and all primers from smashbox! they work the best and I will never use any other brand of primer!

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Just ok
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I enjoyed using Smashbox but I just didn't see a difference between using this compared to using nothing at all. I used as a primer and a setting spray but my skin didn't look any different and my makeup didn't last any longer. It was fun trying it. Now I know I like a creamier primer. I'd still like to find a setting spray that work well for me.

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Great water primer! Have only used it once. I really like it! Not sure if it really set my make up but it is better than a powder.

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Refreshing!
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I love this spray! It is so refreshing after a long day, and it sets my makeup perfectly! This spray will definitely get a place in my daily lineup.

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Not as good as others out there.
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This setting spray was ok - it didn't make my make up last like Urban Decay's All Nighter though. I had some oily spots and creasing in my make up that I normally don't get when I use Urban Decay. I would definitely recommend other setting sprays over this one - Hangover Rx from by TooFaced or All Nighter from Urban Decay both work better!

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Nothing special?
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Helped a little bit but didn’t really make much of a difference

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Smashbox Primer
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I really like this. It makes makeup up application quicker.

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Nice First Step
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I really enjoy Smashbox's Photo Finish Primer Water as a base before my skincare and makeup! I still need to use a regular primer to really smooth out my skin under makeup, but this is a nice first step. It is also nice to use to refresh my skin during the day, but it does not work for me as a setting spray.

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i love smashbox but i didnt like this spray primer, i prefer a liquid that i put on with my fingers plus i didnt think that this stuff
did anything and the sprayer didnt have a fine mist. maybe because the sample was so small i dont know. i prefer smashbox strobe cream.

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