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Benefit Cosmetics "That Gal" Brightening Face Primer

This primer is good for more than just keeping our foundation going strong. Loaded with light-reflecting pigments, the dual-purpose formula creates a luminous base layer that can be worn alone or under makeup. We like to reapply it throughout the day to crank up the skin-brightening effect.

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4.4 out of 5 stars, based on 112 Reviews 112 Reviews
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Shimmer face!
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This primer is quite lovely...it really does brighten your face and gives it a shimmer effect, without looking overboard sparkly. I wish it had an SPF in it, but otherwise it works very well and I will continue to use it daily.

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That gal primer
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I have worn it a few times and I have still not decided if I am in love. I go back and forth between colorescience powder and chanel vitalumiere. I can there is a slight "glow" before I use my foundation. After I put foundation on, I really can't tell that I have the primer on. I wonder if I could see more of a difference if I used a benefit foundation. I like the feel and I like the smell. It is a very light primer.

4
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I don't understand this sorcery
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I've been looking for a primer to buy for a long time and finally settled on this after reading the reviews. I think it does make my makeup last longer but it isn't as powerful as other primers I've tried. The sorcery is in how this pink stuff seems to make my face glow. I was worried it was going to be sparkly but it's not at all. Maybe the effects are placebo, but I really see a difference when I use this product under my makeup. I've only worn it with a sheer BB cream and some spot concealer so I'm not sure how well it works under heavier foundation. It is a bit of a steep price. I purchased it with points and am not sure I'd buy it again full price.

4
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Very Good Tinted Primer
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Love the tint of this primer, and it goes on smoothly. My only complaint is that it didn't seem to last very long, but I'd still buy it again.

4
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Wanted it to work but applicator broke
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I tried this product and used it as someone suggested, a stand alone. Tried and used it and really loved the product. Then after a few uses the applicator broke - how? Not a clue. Birchbox gave me a full refund but still!

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Love the dewy look!

I usually use "that gal" in place of any foundation. It makes my skin look dewy and fresh! My only wish is that the container was larger - I just ran out!

5
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not very strong
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this primer works just fine as a primer, but I wouldn't say it has remarkable staying power. also i did not see any sort of "skin brightening effect", could just be my skin tone though. All in all its a decent primer.

3
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Love

When ever I use this product it makes me feel great about myself! I don't feel caked with makeup!! I really enjoy using this!!'

5
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Nice glow
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This is a great primer and made me feel like I was glowing. I did go threw it pretty quickly though.

5
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Strange packaging

I really like this primer! It feels light and moisturizing but I really dislike how it comes out of the tube.

4
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