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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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NOT good for those with oily skin
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This will not be the right product for those who get oily throughout the day
This only increased the oil on my face and did not help with preserving my makeup

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Leaves skin grainy
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Product does not leave an even base on the skin, makeup becomes very cakey after several hours

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It works! But....
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This stuff clogs my pores and gives me acne. It works so well and make ups stays on so nicely with it underneath. I only ever used it on my nose because my face is dry but my nose is oily. It worked so well until I started breaking out ONLY on my nose. Sadly, I can't use this product. I already owned it when I got the sample and gave it away. Thanks anyway!

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Not a Primer Fan
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It is not that there is anything wrong with this product, but primers do not mix well with my complexion, so I tend to stay away from them. I did find the application pretty nice and also did not clump at all.

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This product may be good for others however this isn't for me. I don't have a problem with my pores.

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Not bad
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Small sample. Smell wasn't great. But seemed to work as stated.

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Benefit The POREfessional Face Primer
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Can't use this product again, it's not for me. Too sticky/oily for my skin type & I'm afraid it would cause my skin to break out if used it again--which doesn't happen often with other sample items I've received & then bought from birchbox. I have a strict beauty regimine that I try to stick too, so I rarely stray from any of my usual makeup primers--especially my foundation primer--eyeshadow primer on the other hand I don't have to worry about as much. If change face primer though to something I wouldn't normally use, it'll irritate skin sometimes. I have very fair & sensitive skin, so I also try to avoid products that a certain fragrance to them.

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This product really just doesn't not work for me.. It always makes my foundation and concealer patchy

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Not much of a difference
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I received this product in my April birch box and I was semi-disappointed in the lack of change and my parents after using the poor minimizer/cover-up. There are so many success stories on The reviews that I guess it really works for a bunch of people, but it didn't do anything for me.

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I don't like it
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I love the idea but it feels like I'm putting a cross between a stick of butter and silly putty on my face. It makes me feel icky. It does reduce the look of pores but not that much. I have the ysl blur primer and I like it better.

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