Benefit The POREfessional

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 The POREfessional
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The primer was okay. It had a smooth texture when it went on but did not smooth out my pores or cover my fine lines around my mouth. It helped to keep my makeup on a little longer than normal but had a weird look to it when I put makeup over it.

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Didn't see a change
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Used it a few times and didn't see an exceptional change. Perhaps it's not a significant issue for me and therefore I didn't notice?

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Not effective
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I didn't notice any effect. It is tinted so I guess it sort of hid pores insofar as any concealer would but unimpressed. Also feels chalky and I didn't love how it felt on my skin.

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Super smooth
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Loved the product, makes my face super smooth. But it made my face extra oily by 3hrs into the day.

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Good but not great
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This used to be my holy grail primer, but I have since found others that I like better. It does what it is supposed to do, but at the expense of feeling heavy on the skin.

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Don't really see the point
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I've used the full sample of the Porefessional and I have to say, I'm not impressed. I typically love Benefit products, but this one missed the mark for me.

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Yuck

Didn't like this at all. Made my makeup apply so badly. Completely caked on! Awful!

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I WAS excited
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I was really excited to give this product a try. I've seen it in Macy's and most people have really great things to say about it. HOWEVER. This did not work so great for me. I have combination skin and between my brows is usually quite dry. This product exacerbated that dryness. I was flaky and ew after putting this on. I didn't notice a huge difference in my pore size; but they aren't terribly large to begin with. Wanted to like it but won't finish the sample.

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OK, but not for everyone
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From the title, I think this product would work better on someone who has visible pores. Didn't think this product was anything special, but may work for others.

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Dries skin
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I have sensitive and dry skin. While the product seems good I wouldn't recommend for dry skin as it has a drying factor.

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