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Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer

Of all the beauty minefields out there, visible pores are one of the trickiest to dodge. Foundation alone doesn'’t do the trick, which is why we turn to this translucent balm to shrink the appearance of our pores. The silky, oil-free formula diffuses pores and fine lines for an “airbrushed” finish, and it goes on sheer, leaving skin smoother and more even. We can use it as a primer in the mornings or as a touch-up treatment throughout the day. Perfect T-zone, here we come.

Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer
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I've been wanting to try this for a while, so I was excited when it came in my Birchbox. But it acted like more of a primer. I have very fair skin so it didn't really reduce the visibility of my pores. Made my skin slightly smoother in touch, but could still see pores.

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Ok, but not long-lasting
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I was really excited to receive this in the March Birchbox! When you first put it on, you can really note an immediate difference. It mattes and hides pores very well. However, when I put foundation on over it, it seemed to come right off and my pores were showing again. Maybe I am doing something in the wrong order, or it's my foundation's fault, but I won't buy this again.

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Less Pores - Sheer Texture
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It goes on lightly and the texture is quite smooth. It does help with pores, but not the balm did cover enough for me. I have pretty clear skin but I needed a bit more for under my tinted moisturizer.

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More of a primer
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I thought this product was okay. I think it acted more as a primer than a pot minimized. I didn't see a huge difference. But the product feels great on your face and does help when applying foundation or a cc cream.

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Just Ok
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It is nice and smooth but I don't notice a huge difference if I don't use it.

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Loved it
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Loved it very nice!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
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Nice
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This stuff worked well but I'm not sure how well it matched up compared to my other primers.

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Ok, but not great
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I think this primer is fine for a primer. It goes on well and doesn't feel greasy at all. I don't see the point of it because I can't tell the difference between when I'm wearing it and when I'm not.

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just ok
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this was just ok - I typically don't have issues with my pores so I would not buy this for myself. I know this is a good brand and typically like their products but not something I personally would need or use.

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Okay thin foundation
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Some other reviewers swore this minimized their pores (and mine def) aren't small, but this didn't do that for me. I liked it, but I don't think it worked like that. It was more of a thin moisturizer.

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