Idealist Pore Minimizing Skin Refinisher

Estée Lauder

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3.5

825 reviews

56%
would repurchase
3.8/5
package quality

price range
$157.00 on Nordstrom
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Reviews


5.0
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4 months ago

Not gonna lie, this is the shit. I have large pores on my nose so i'm always struggling to cover them in a way that doesn't totally clog them. This was the trick. Any primer or foundation with clog...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel



2.0
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8 months ago

like other Estee Lauder treatment, I dont see any improvement and it broke my skin out.

About reviewer (91 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlack


3.0
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a year ago

I have used this over 16 years. I initially reached out for a serum which would help shrink my pores and it worked wonderfully then. But as the years went by the serum seem to have lost its touch....

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


1.0
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a year ago

I have enlarged pores on my face, i was advised to buy the product, so i bought the big bottle of Idealist. It's almost finished but no results

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Olive

HairBlack

EyesBrown


1.0
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2 years ago

I never actually bought this product to try on my face but I have However tested out on my hands whenever they got dry while shopping in Macy's! LOL! I personally think this serum is way overpriced...

About reviewer (236 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal

HairBlack

EyesBlack


3.0
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2 years ago

This is a nice product but NOT worth the high price. I bought the 30ml size and after using it after cleansing once a day for nearly 2 months I have not noticed a difference in my skin in the areas...

About reviewer (6 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


5.0
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2 years ago

I have used Idealist since it was first introduced many years ago. An Estee Lauder rep at a department store gave my friend and I a sample to try, and as soon as I felt how silky it was on my skin,...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

AgeUnder 18

SkinDry, Fair, Not Sure

HairGrey, Other, Other

EyesViolet


4.0
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2 years ago

It is a lovely serum that doubles as a primer too. It has a silky-matte finish that has some oil controlling function too. The formula is silicone-in-water emulsion and contains two silicone...

About reviewer (304 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Not Sure

HairBrunette, Other, Other

EyesGreen


1.0
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2 years ago

I've been using ANR until the Estee Lauder counter introduced this for my enlarged pore. Upon applying the serum there's usually some runny gel like excess on my face. After finishing half a...

About reviewer (7 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Medium, Neutral

HairBlack, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlack


4.0
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2 years ago

I love Estee Lauder products! I bought this after an Estee Lauder sales girl suggested it would help diminish the size of my pores, and even out my skin tone. This serum is so smooth and silky...

About reviewer (5 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium, Not Sure

HairBrown, Other, Other

EyesBlue



5.0
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4 months ago

Not gonna lie, this is the shit. I have large pores on my nose so i'm always struggling to cover them in a way that doesn't totally clog them. This was the trick. Any primer or foundation with clog...

About reviewer (21 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOily, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel



2.0
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8 months ago

like other Estee Lauder treatment, I dont see any improvement and it broke my skin out.

About reviewer (91 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBrown

EyesBlack


3.0
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a year ago

I have used this over 16 years. I initially reached out for a serum which would help shrink my pores and it worked wonderfully then. But as the years went by the serum seem to have lost its touch....

About reviewer (19 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Medium

HairBrunette

EyesBrown


1.0
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from

a year ago

I have enlarged pores on my face, i was advised to buy the product, so i bought the big bottle of Idealist. It's almost finished but no results

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Olive

HairBlack

EyesBrown


1.0
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from

2 years ago

I never actually bought this product to try on my face but I have However tested out on my hands whenever they got dry while shopping in Macy's! LOL! I personally think this serum is way overpriced...

About reviewer (236 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinNormal

HairBlack

EyesBlack





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