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OC8® Professional Mattifying Gel

To keep contestants’ faces shine-free under pressure (and scalding-hot stage lights), makeup artists for shows like American Idol and The Glee Project turn to this mattifying gel. The fast-drying formula creates an intermediate layer that absorbs grease for eight full hours. Use it to score a matte, shine-free look—with or without the help of makeup. Alcohol-free and oil-free, it’s safe for even acne-prone skin. Get ready for your close-up.

OC8® Professional Mattifying Gel
3.8 out of 5 stars, based on 1,442 Reviews 1,442 Reviews
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I got this as a sample and started using it and had to come back for full product. I use this everyday and it definitely keeps my makeup lasting longer and looking better.

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Does wonders!

This mattifying gel goes on really smooth and it covers any existing blemishes or imperfections. It did not make my skin feel extra oily which I liked because I already have some areas that are very oily.

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My skin feels awesome!

I was skeptical to try this product, I wasn't sure what it would do for me, but I was so wrong! It leaves my skin baby-soft and looks like I have zero pores. Love it as a base coat under my powder foundation!

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Smooth as silk
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I had never heard of a mattifying gel before the sample came in my BB. After trying the sample and feeling how silky my face felt afterward, I had to buy it. I'm not a professional make-up artist or model, but it does help by creating a porcelain-like base for my make-up to be applied. The difference is night and day. No regrets from this purchase. Thanks again BB for introducing me to another world-class product!

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Really does the job

This primer does what it's supposed to-- it keeps make-up in its place and keeps the shine away. I have oily skin with redness in places on the bridge of my nose. This product helped my concealer stay-put all day long.

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Unlike other primers
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I love primers but they don't love me. This one goes on without that weird feeling and makes my makeup look great without all the oil. Love.

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LOVE IT

This stuff is a miracle! It treats my skin nice. I can't wait to get more! Does not make my skin break out.

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On my must have list

This worked perfectly with my skin. I really appreciated how it felt: smooth but not silicone-y and it left my face feeling dry. The mattifying power really shows up in humidity. I wasn't as shiny as I normally get, and my makeup stayed on my face, even after wiping the sweat off my brow. 5 stars- highest rating!

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It works!

My skin is oily some days, dry on others, and sometimes a combination of both. This works spectacularly on the days when I need help getting rid of the shine.

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Really works

I felt like this product really did help with my coverage and made my makeup long-lasting. I just wish it wasn't so expensive!

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