47%
would repurchase
3.6/5
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Reviews

Reviews


1.0
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4 years ago

Absolutely a piece of junk Quality: no oil control, no blurring, no pore filling, no nothing. Flakes very easily. Price: $40 CAD or something like that at SDM here in Canada. One of the most...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther



5.0
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4 years ago

Have tried so many primers but this just works the best for me. It's only one that smooths my pores and keeps my makeup on all day

About reviewer (36 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Medium

HairBlond

EyesGreen


1.0
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4 years ago

I recently purchased a gift set with a bunch of Smashbox bestsellers in it, including the famed Photo Finish Foundation Primer. Turned out to be a huge no for me. My foundation slid right off my...

About reviewer (151 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

I wore this primer to an even on Saturday, it was all day 12 hours so I needed something to hold my makeup in place. This however didn't do anything apart from break me out in pimples on my cheeks...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

The worst primer ever!! Total greaseball two hours after applying. Too much silicone!

About reviewer (190 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Other, Fine

EyesBrown


2.0
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5 years ago

Didn't do anything for my skin. It did last quite a while, maybe because I wasn't using enough. I didn't know how much to apply because it wasn't doing anything maybe except making my skin feeling...

About reviewer (90 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

For the life of me, I can't understand how this has below 50% repurchase rate!! It's my HG, I never found a better primer and I tried quite a few. It absolutely smoothes skin surface and gives an...

About reviewer (59 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Tan, Warm

HairBrunette, Straight, Medium

EyesBrown


5.0
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5 years ago

This is exactly like NYX primer for oily skin. At first, being an oily skinned gal, I felt that this might be too oily, but it did dry to a velvety soft finish once applied. My favorite primer is...

About reviewer (18 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinOily, Fair

HairBrown

EyesHazel


4.0
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5 years ago

I have no idea why the ratings and reviews for this product are quite bad. I am an obsessive makeup collector and own way too many primers, but Smashbox Photo Finish primer is the best one I own....

About reviewer (11 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Dark, Not Sure

HairBlack, Relaxed, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

I was really disappointed with the performance of this product. I have used smashbox primers in the past and loved them but this is heavy feeling and it does nothing for my pores. Many primers are...

About reviewer (86 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinCombination, Medium, Warm

HairBlack, Straight, Medium

EyesGreen



1.0
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4 years ago

Absolutely a piece of junk Quality: no oil control, no blurring, no pore filling, no nothing. Flakes very easily. Price: $40 CAD or something like that at SDM here in Canada. One of the most...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Other

HairOther

EyesOther



5.0
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4 years ago

Have tried so many primers but this just works the best for me. It's only one that smooths my pores and keeps my makeup on all day

About reviewer (36 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinNormal, Medium

HairBlond

EyesGreen


1.0
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4 years ago

I recently purchased a gift set with a bunch of Smashbox bestsellers in it, including the famed Photo Finish Foundation Primer. Turned out to be a huge no for me. My foundation slid right off my...

About reviewer (151 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

I wore this primer to an even on Saturday, it was all day 12 hours so I needed something to hold my makeup in place. This however didn't do anything apart from break me out in pimples on my cheeks...

About reviewer (30 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinSensitive, Fair-Medium, Neutral

HairBrunette, Wavy, Coarse

EyesBrown


1.0
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5 years ago

The worst primer ever!! Total greaseball two hours after applying. Too much silicone!

About reviewer (190 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Other, Fine

EyesBrown