Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Foundation Primer

We credit this makeup artist favorite for proving to us that a primer can be long-lasting and effective without feeling heavy. The light, oil-free formula smoothes skin so that foundation goes on evenly and stays fresh all day. And now it’s even better than ever: It’s newly re-launched with a snazzy new squeeze tube that make it easy to dispense as little or as much as you need.

Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Foundation Primer
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Made my skin look flaky
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Left white flakes all over my skin like I had severely chapped cheeks. Couldn't even put makeup on over it, had to wash it off and start over with my usual primer.

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It's ok
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I personally didn't like how much you had to use to get the effect of a good base coat.

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Too many steps
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I'm lazy and tinted moisturizer is the extent of my makeup. Too lazy for an extra step!

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Okay
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The product was alright. I liked the way it applied. It was the first time I had ever considered using a primer and I think it wasn't for me, overall. I'm glad that I got to try it! It did make my make up look a bit more polished, but that didn't last long for me.

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not into primers
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an extra step I'm just not into. I feel like it clogs my pores

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Not for me
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This feels oily at first, but then makes your skin feel soft. I'm not a fan of primer, as it is one more step in a beauty routine.

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LOVE!!

I love Smashbox and this no exception! After putting this primer on, my foundation looked airbrushed. I was so happy after my friends complimented my skin.

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Good Primer
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But doesn't add much to my makeup routine. It feels nice, though

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Made my skin more oily
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I don't normally use a makeup primer because it makes my skin more oily than normal. I thought I would give this one a try, but I still got the same results.

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Not for Me
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It seems with my particular brand on makeup, Clinique, this product doesn't work well. Or maybe it is my skin type. For whatever reason, it doesn't work for me.

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