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Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Foundation Primer

No matter the scenario, we still want to look good for our next impromptu photo op. This award-winning primer blurs the look of pores and fine lines, helps foundation glide on seamlessly, and smooths the look of skin overall. In fact, in a study with 103 users, over 90% agreed—no wonder it has such a following. With the help of antioxidant-rich ingredients like vitamins A and E, green tea, and grapeseed extract, it also protects skin so you can even wear it alone without makeup. Best of all, the lightweight, oil-free formula absorbs quickly, so you can move on to the rest of your routine without skipping a beat.

Smashbox Cosmetics Photo Finish Foundation Primer
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OK, but not really worth it.

This is a very solid foundation primer. It smooths over your skin, making pores and little lines much less noticeable and giving your skin an awesomely soft feel. It doesn't clog pores, smell gross, or feel heavy. A little goes a long way, and ultimately you'll look much better with this on under your foundation.

That said, Monistat's Anti-Chafing Gel, which you can get at the drugstore for ~$6, is the same thing. Literally the same thing.

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Best primer!
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I started using this primer over 10 years ago and can't recall why I stopped. This works fantastically under my foundation (I weat Estée Lauder Double Wear and Double Wear Light). My makeup stays in place and keeps the oil in check. I tried porefessional but it made my makeup slide which is never a good thing.

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Love this!
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I love smashbox this primer is awesome. I love it. I'll definitely buy this in the future when I'm done with the sample.

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leaves a great base to work with
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this primer is great! it leaves skin feeling semi tacky which allows your foundation to stick to your face, which is all you need in life :)

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So glad I found this!
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I normally use mist primers but this has converted me! I love how this feels and looks. I have even used it with nothing else because it helps makes my skin look smoother. It's a great start to making my make-up look amazing!

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velvet
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leaves the skin feeling like velvet for a smooth even application.

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Must yse
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This is a definite must when doing make up that you want to stay all day!

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Love
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Great primer would recommend it to anyone it was amazing on me

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Liked the product
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The product was nice nothing really special but I liked the way the product smelled.

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good to go
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I found with this product I really don't need foundation. It made my skin appear smooth and flawless.

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