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Smashbox Cosmetics Try It Kit: Primer Authority

$29.00 (a $53.00 value) Ships Free
Includes Photo Finish Foundation Primer (0.25 oz.), Photo Finish Primer Water (1 oz.), 24 Hour Photo Finish Shadow Primer (0.14 oz.), and Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer (0.25 oz.)


$29.00 (a $53.00 value)

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Your pre-makeup routine shouldn’t stop at moisturizer. There are so many benefits to using primers and this kit lets you try four of Smashbox Cosmetics' most raved-about products. The classic Photo Finish Foundation Primer works for all skin types and instantly blurs pores and fine lines. The Photo Finish Primer Water acts as a great prep, set, and refresh spray. Since you can't forget about your eyes, 24 Hour Photo Finish Shadow Primer locks in color on your lids. And underneath, the Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer prevents concealer from melting, slipping, or fading as the formula treats the delicate area. You're sure to find your perfect primer match.

How to Use

Using your fingertips, apply a dime-sized amount of the classic primer to clean or moisturized skin and follow with your favorite foundation. Hold the primer water 8–10 inches from face and mist over skin before and after makeup application. Reapply throughout the day to refresh as needed. Apply a thin layer of the shadow primer to bare lids. Wait 30 seconds before applying shadow. Wear the undereye primer alone to instantly brighten or under concealer to keep it looking fresh.

Photo Finish Foundation Primer: Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Trisiloxane, Silica, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Tocopheryl Acetate, Retinyl Palmitate, Camellia Sinensis Leaf Extract, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Extract, Cola Acuminata (Kola) Seed Extract, Vitis Vinifera (Grape) Seed Extract, Water\Aqua\Eau, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Propylene Glycol

Photo Finish Primer Water: Water\Aqua\Eau, Butylene Glycol, Caffeine, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Chloride, Sodium Sulfate, Potassium Nitrate, Potassium Phosphate, Polysorbate 80, Diamond Powder, Fragrance (Parfum), Limonene, Linalool, Citral, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Benzoate

24 Hour Photo Finish Shadow Primer: Dimethicone, Isododecane, Talc, Dimethicone Silylate, Trihydroxystearin, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Kaolin, Hydrogenated Polyisobutene, Polyethylene, VP/Eicosene Copolymer, Trioctyldodecyl Citrate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Lecithin, Triethylhexanoin, Bisabolol, Silica, Alumina, Ethylene/Methacrylate Copolymer, Propylene Carbonate, Sorbitan Sesquioleate, Caprylyl Glycol, Stearic Acid, Glycyrrhetinic Acid, PEG-40 Stearate, Isopropyl Titanium Triisostearate, Pentaerythrityl Tetra-Di-T-Butyl Hydroxyhydrocinnamate, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Bismuth Oxychloride (CI 77163)

Photo Finish Hydrating Under Eye Primer: Water\Aqua\Eau, Butylene Glycol, Polyethylene, Polyperfluoromethylisopropyl Ether, Caprylic/Capric/Myristic/Stearic Triglyceride, Methyl Gluceth-20, Glycereth-26, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea Butter), Cetyl Esters, Ethylhexyl Hydroxystearate, Dimethicone, Lecithin, Sodium Hyaluronate, Hypnea Musciformis (Algae) Extract, Gellidiela Acerosa (Algae) Extract, Yeast Extract\Faex\Extrait De Levure, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria), Ginkgo Biloba Leaf Extract, Caffeine, Polybutene, Glycerin, Sodium PCA, Phytosphingosine, Aminopropyl Ascorbyl Phosphate, Trehalose, Dipeptide-2, Palmitoyl Tetrapeptide-7, Acetyl Hexapeptide-8, Palmitoyl Oligopeptide, Sucrose, Silica, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Urea, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Glyceryl Polymethacrylate, Simethicone, PEG-8, Polyquaternium-51, Steareth-20, Carbomer, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Sodium Hydroxide, Sucrose Stearate, Hesperidin Methyl Chalcone, Ascorbyl Tocopheryl Maleate, Phenoxyethanol, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499)

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I love this brand!

I always get the little deluxe samples of the Smashbox Photo Finish Primer, and love it. I've been wanting to get some, but don't need a large size product. When I saw this box I was thrilled to be able to get a bunch of different options to try! I don't always use primer, so I don't need tons and this was a perfect option. I also recently started using primer for eyeshadow and didn't even realize how helpful a primer specifically for under-eye would be! The mist makes it super fast and easy to spritz and get going if you're in a hurry, plus it feels good on a hot day (summer is here in southern AZ!). The sizes of these products is really good for me, and it is a great value what you get for the price! Most of these will last me a while, but I have a feeling I'll be back for more of the under-eye primer first! These primers really make a difference in helping my makeup stay on longer and look fresh all day. I never have any problems with it with skin irritation or breakouts, and it does not feel heavy or greasy.

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Gotta try this!

I am new to primers of all types and wanted to test drive whether or not they made a difference and are worth the extra expense. This nifty sampler makes the answer a resounding Yes! Especially loved the shadow and foundation primers. Both go on easily and feel light but hold makeup all day and NO shadow creases which is a common issue for me. Well worth the purchase price.

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Not as good as I hoped

I feel like this was a waste of money. I was hoping for better coverage from these primers. Foundation primer was clear and the under eye primer you could did not apply evenly.

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I ordered this brush on the recommendation of a friend. It was a great price compared to other brushes by MAC or Laura Mercier. The bristles are just the right stiffness for tightlining your eyes.

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Smashed it!

I love Smashbox and when I saw this kit, I just knew I had to try it. I was so excited when they arrived and was not disappointed. If you are looking to try out different primers and/or the smashbox brand definitely try out this kit!

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