Photo Finish Primer Water

Smashbox

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3.5

79 reviews

54%
would repurchase
4.1/5
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price range
$32.00 on Ulta Beauty
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4.0
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a month ago

I enjoyed this a lot more than I thought I would as this was the first priming water spray product I ever tried (and was VERY skeptical at the onset). I'm always looking for setting sprays that...

About reviewer (145 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown



4.0
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8 months ago

I got this as a sample and then went and bought the full size primer water. I use this as a setting spray on my over-50 skin. I have combination skin and this does not cause my skin to break out. I...

About reviewer (3102 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairOther, Straight, Fine

EyesOther


1.0
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a year ago

I got a little bottle as a sample from Sephora a couple of months ago and use it every now and then. I’m about 3/4 through the small bottle. To me, this is just glorified water. I tried this out...

About reviewer (129 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinVery Oily, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBlack


3.0
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a year ago

I used this solely as a setting spray and I think that's why it kind of fell flat for me. It did a decent job of "melting down" my powder products but did nothing for the longevity of my makeup. It...

About reviewer (170 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairRed, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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a year ago

This is fine, but I definitely don't think it's worth the price. Granted, I haven't tried using it as a "primer" because that seems ridiculous to me. How is water in spray form supposed to prime...

About reviewer (324 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrown

EyesHazel


5.0
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a year ago

I haven't tried this as a traditional primer, instead use it as a setting spray. I still have oily skin at my age along with fine lines and wrinkles and pores and broken capillaries - but I don't...

About reviewer (8 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue


3.0
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2 years ago

This is a very light primer. But I prefer a lotion based or gel based one that does the job better. This primer doesn’t hold makeup very well, if I perspire a little around the nose and use a...

About reviewer (210 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Relaxed, Medium

EyesBlack


5.0
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2 years ago

This works great for dry sensitive skin! I tried this on a whim and I love it! I have almost finished a full size bottle - it cost 37 dollars but it has lasted 6mths with daily use and I spritz...

About reviewer (13 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinDry, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


4.0
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2 years ago

I honestly didn’t think I’d like this but I do. It’s light and still effective. The only other Smashbox primer I’ve liked so far is the Primerizer, all of the other primers they have do not suit...

About reviewer (1007 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue


3.0
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2 years ago

Like other reviewers, I used this more as a setting spray than a primer. It's not the "hairspray for your face" kind of spray but just something to set powder, bring everything together, etc. (I...

About reviewer (97 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesBrown



4.0
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a month ago

I enjoyed this a lot more than I thought I would as this was the first priming water spray product I ever tried (and was VERY skeptical at the onset). I'm always looking for setting sprays that...

About reviewer (145 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinDry, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Straight, Fine

EyesBrown



4.0
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8 months ago

I got this as a sample and then went and bought the full size primer water. I use this as a setting spray on my over-50 skin. I have combination skin and this does not cause my skin to break out. I...

About reviewer (3102 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairOther, Straight, Fine

EyesOther


1.0
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a year ago

I got a little bottle as a sample from Sephora a couple of months ago and use it every now and then. I’m about 3/4 through the small bottle. To me, this is just glorified water. I tried this out...

About reviewer (129 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinVery Oily, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBlack


3.0
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a year ago

I used this solely as a setting spray and I think that's why it kind of fell flat for me. It did a decent job of "melting down" my powder products but did nothing for the longevity of my makeup. It...

About reviewer (170 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair, Cool

HairRed, Curly, Medium

EyesBrown


3.0
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a year ago

This is fine, but I definitely don't think it's worth the price. Granted, I haven't tried using it as a "primer" because that seems ridiculous to me. How is water in spray form supposed to prime...

About reviewer (324 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrown

EyesHazel





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