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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Fave!

This is by far my favorite primer. Goes on smoothly and makes my skin feel great. My make up lasts a lot longer.

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Worth it. It does exactly what it says it will--makes my skin look like a beautifully touched up photo. I do wish it had SPF so I don't have to mix anything with it in my everyday routine.

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Favorite!

I wasn't sure about the texture the first time I used this product... it feels so soft and almost a bit oily, but I love the powdery soft finish and the oil control it provides. It's really the most important step to makeup that stays put and fresh the entire day!

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Great thing to use

It made me feel like it was repelling or absorbing the oils from my face. It seemed to reduce my oiliness and I did not get a huge breakout. I suggest this for oily skin people too!

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Great product!

I love this primer! Comes out like gel but has a powdery feel. Always goes on even and doesn't clog my pores.

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Excellent primer!

This product is great! Although it almost felt greasy the first time I used it (and I have oily skin) it wasn't and didn't make me break out.

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tried and true
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You cannot go wrong with smashbox primer. It goes on well, doesn't require a lot of product and helps foundation last all day. some primers have a strong, unappealing smell and consistency- this one does not.

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Always useful
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I generally always try and wear primer before anything I put on for the day. It provides a canvas. This one in particular I have used before and loved. So to have an extra sample is great and much appreciated. I use this under my BB or CC cream for an added bonus. Makes my makeup last longer.

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Love it

It went on without a greasy feeling on my skin. It actually help my makeup look smoother. I really like the products so far and the fact that it doesn't break me out is awesome because I'm very sensitive.

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Love it!

Great stuff! It is great for my oily skin! Make my makeup last a lot longer. I really like it cuz i don't have use a lot of it so your getting your money worth!

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