Benefit Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer

An ace beauty primer is an essential beauty investment that will pay off in dividends. Our current fave is this innovative stick primer from the experts at Benefit. The easy-to-use applicator glides directly onto skin and leaves behind a nifty gel that grabs on to and locks your makeup. Even more miraculous, the longlasting formula stays put for an awe-inspiring 15 hours.

Benefit Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer
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love Benefit products!!!

I was so excited to get this in my sample box! I LOVE Benefit products and did try this primer til now. Absolutely the best!!! Fresh, clean, light texture and not pasty. It really does prime and work well!!!

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Stays put all day long!

I have normal to oily skin, especially in my t-zone, so that's where I apply it.
My makeup used to just melt off on my nose and forehead but not anymore! Just a few swipes of this and my makeup stays!
I even feel like it makes my makeup look even better as the day goes on!
Definitely holy grail for me!

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LOVE it!!!

I didn't get this in my box but wish I did! I already use it and it's just amazing!! I will buy it here first and use my points! :)

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Benefit Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer

I love this product, it truly does what it says. My makeup stays on throughout the whole day when I use this and the packaging of this product is perfect especially when on the go!

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I'd never used a primer before...
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My skin is smooth looking, smooth feeling, AND my makeup stays in place in the hot and humid south-east. I was amazed after getting home from work the first day that I used the product that my complexion was still the same way It had looked when I'd left the house that morning...

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not bad

I don't mind primers under my powder minerals makeup, however I worry about clogged pores. So far so good, no breakouts and my skin looked great after applying.

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Withstands the hot NYC weather!!

I recently purchased this primer after reading all of the rave reviews online. I'm a newly-crowned Benefit junky!! After using drug store makeup my whole life, I recently transitioned to Benefit when I realized the quality was so much better and not that much more expensive. The lady at the store told me that she found you don't need too much product- she suggested a line across your forehead, a line down your nose, a dab on each cheek and chin. I tried that, but it's not easily blended, so the next day I used more and it was so much better. You have to blend it with your fingers as soon as you apply it bc I found that otherwise, my skin was absorbing it too quickly. This product is clear and not sticky or heavy. It acts as a magnet for foundation (liquid, powder, mineral, etc) without causing it to be uneven or splotchy. I put it on after my moisturizer, around 6am and my makeup still looks perfect when I go to take it off around 8pm. I work in NYC and walk all over the place and I couldn't believe my face didn't melt off during the nasty heat wave. Although the price tag of this product is a little heftier than what I wanted to pay, it's worth ever penny. It really helps the longevity of all of your other products. Benefit nails it yet again!

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Works Great
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I recently attended a birthday party and it was 102! That is hot, i put this primer to the test and my makeup stayed put even against those odds! I will def use this for my go to primer when i know i will have a long day!!

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Works best with liquid foundation
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I used this item with powder foundation and it worked well. It kept my make up lasting hours! Goes on smoothly and doesn't feel thick or pasty.

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Jury is still out
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The first day I used this I was so angry that I spent what I did. But as I've continued (this being the 4th day of wearing it) I'm coming to find it to work quite well. I also ordered the benefit foundation so maybe the switch to both of them really made it difficult for me to apply the foundation right since it's super runny. All I know is I am liking it so far but not loving it. It's super easy to apply, I wish there was a foundation that went on this seamlessly :)

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