Shine Stopper Instant Matte Finish Oil-Control Primer

Paula's Choice

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4.1

71 reviews

75%
would repurchase
4.4/5
package quality

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1.0
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a year ago

This is without a doubt one of the worst products I have ever purchased. It balls and cakes under foundation and did nothing to control oil. I honestly believe Paula has people on her payroll to...

About reviewer (2 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrown

EyesGreen



5.0
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2 years ago

This stuff is no joke! It is the best product I have ever found to control oil. It can be a bit finnicky, meaning it goes on thick and can get bally and patchy with some makeup, or feel too drying....

About reviewer (272 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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2 years ago

This is quite pricey but a little goes a long way. With my combination skin, my make up starts melting around my T zone by lunch time. However, a few dabs of this on my T zone after BB cream and...

About reviewer (9 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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2 years ago

I've repurchased this tube many times, so decided it's finally time for a review. My face is extremely oily, I have to constantly blot throughout the day, no product ever has solved this problem,...

About reviewer (28 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOily, Fair, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown


1.0
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3 years ago

i bought a regular size after trying the package sample and really liked it....for some reason after receiving the real thing it's different from the sample.....the sample was a smooth gel cream...

About reviewer (389 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBlack


4.0
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3 years ago

Pretty good for my super oily skin. I still get oily, but this helps some. I find this works better if I rub it in, not pat it in like another reviewer stated. Just let this sink in for a good 10...

About reviewer (45 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinOily, Medium

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


1.0
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3 years ago

This product contains Myristyl Myristate, which is a HUGE acne no-no. I applied this to my forehead and had whiteheads the next day. Tried it on my chest, had whiteheads the next day. I contacted...

About reviewer (113 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


5.0
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3 years ago

amazing stuff! I normally need to blot by 10am and it can be difficult for me to continually blot throughout the day as I get quite busy. On a normal day, by the time I get a chance to look in the...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown


5.0
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3 years ago

I am so glad PC have made a product solely for mattifying your face because comparable products are just full of bad alcohols. I was not expecting miracles but this does a very very good job at...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesBlue


5.0
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4 years ago

I received a sample of this with a PC order and I am very impressed! I have combination skin with my forehead/t-zone being oily regularly. I usually have to blot my forehead a few times a day to...

About reviewer (46 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlue




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