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
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 1,486 Reviews 1,486 Reviews
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It's alright

It has a featherweight feel, almost a powered finish. Good product, it just wasn't great. It's ok. 3.4 - 4 stars

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Works ok but other products are better for cheaper
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I have another face primer that I use regularly and I have to say it works better for me than this one. This one definitely makes my face smoother and helps keep my makeup in place, but the one I already use has a brightening element to it and costs about a third of the price of this one. I'll stick with the one I already have.

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Photo Finish
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I love the way foundation primer makes my skin so soft!

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primer
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I've never used primer before, but I liked the look and feel of my skin after using.

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Nothing special as far as a primer goes
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I've used Smashbox's primer in the past, so this month's sample wasn't new to me. It's a fine product, but nothing special.

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This primer made my makeup slide off
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It just didn't work with my skin. This product always gets tons of hype, but it actually made it harder for the makeup to stay on my face, and caused my eyeshadow to crease faster.

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Okay product
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Primers don't usually mix with my skin well, so I didn't expect too much. It seems like it works so far though!

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Eh, it's fine...
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Nothing really offensive about this, but it didn't rock my world. Felt a little sticky going on. We'll see how things look at the end of the day, but at this point, for the price tag, it's not worth it to me.

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smoothing
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I don't wear foundation but I did think the primer smoothed over pores. Not sure it is really worth buying when the sample runs out though.

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its ok

goes on well, but if you don't let it sit on your face too long, it starts to make your face look like its peeling. Other than that, its super light and smooth.

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