Smart Shade Makeup SPF 15

Almay

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2.9

499 reviews

47%
would repurchase
3.6/5
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Reviews


4.0
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3 months ago

This is a really great product. I have now started to use this religiously. Almay smart shade takes the guesswork out of matching your foundation and skin tone. It is great for even coverage and is...

About reviewer (574 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown



4.0
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8 months ago

On a whim I reached for this product in my old fashioned caboodle. It was given to me as a gift to try. Without a beauty blender I dabbed a teeny amount on the t-zone or what is called the...

About reviewer (53 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesOther


2.0
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a year ago

Another Hot n flashy recommendation that definitely worked poorly on my skin. I bought the light medium which should have worked with my skin tone. This applies patchy no matter how much I...

About reviewer (1607 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesHazel


1.0
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3 years ago

I decided to use this again during a budget makeup spree. I had used it for years ( old formula) and loved it. This is crap. It's greasy and slightly waxy, and it broke me out horribly. I am 51,...

About reviewer (8 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesGreen


2.0
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4 years ago

Turned to orange ( I bought lightest shade), semi sheer coverage. Went on nicely is about the best I can say for this. Might even work with building the color, but the bizarre orange color change...

About reviewer (97 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


3.0
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4 years ago

I picked this up because I was looking for a summer foundation that needed minimal work to apply- ie. no beauty blender/brushes. First off, SPF 15 is a JOKE. It does nothing. It's a ploy to be able...

About reviewer (36 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinOily, Fair, Not Sure

HairBlond, Wavy, Medium

EyesBlue


4.0
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4 years ago

Pros: 1. Good coverage (I have a red birthmark all over my face and in 1 coat is enough to reduce the redness. 2 coats almost completely eliminates it) The new formula (with the three drops) does...

About reviewer (1 reviews)

Age19-24

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrown

EyesBrown


4.0
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4 years ago

this "foundation" is more like a bb cream in terms of coverage. I love that it is shade- matching so you don't need to go through the trouble of testing and finding your perfect shade. I used...

About reviewer (93 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinOther, Other, Not Sure

HairOther, Other, Other

EyesOther


5.0
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4 years ago

This stuff does actually match my skin tone very well, with minimal effort put into application. I wouldn't call it full coverage, don't know that Almay does either. It's great for a quick look. I...

About reviewer (3 reviews)

Age25-29

SkinCombination, Fair

HairBrunette

EyesHazel


1.0
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4 years ago

ORANGE ORANGE ORANGE,SAYS IT BLENDS IN TO MATCH SKIN,WHOS ORANGE OH YEA A CARROT.

About reviewer (44 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinVery Dry, Fair-Medium

HairBlond

EyesBrown



4.0
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3 months ago

This is a really great product. I have now started to use this religiously. Almay smart shade takes the guesswork out of matching your foundation and skin tone. It is great for even coverage and is...

About reviewer (574 reviews)

Age30-35

SkinOther, Fair-Medium

HairBlack

EyesBrown



4.0
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8 months ago

On a whim I reached for this product in my old fashioned caboodle. It was given to me as a gift to try. Without a beauty blender I dabbed a teeny amount on the t-zone or what is called the...

About reviewer (53 reviews)

Age36-43

SkinCombination, Fair-Medium, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Medium

EyesOther


2.0
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a year ago

Another Hot n flashy recommendation that definitely worked poorly on my skin. I bought the light medium which should have worked with my skin tone. This applies patchy no matter how much I...

About reviewer (1607 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinSensitive, Fair, Warm

HairBrown, Wavy, Fine

EyesHazel


1.0
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3 years ago

I decided to use this again during a budget makeup spree. I had used it for years ( old formula) and loved it. This is crap. It's greasy and slightly waxy, and it broke me out horribly. I am 51,...

About reviewer (8 reviews)

Age44-55

SkinAcne-prone, Fair-Medium

HairRed

EyesGreen


2.0
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4 years ago

Turned to orange ( I bought lightest shade), semi sheer coverage. Went on nicely is about the best I can say for this. Might even work with building the color, but the bizarre orange color change...

About reviewer (97 reviews)

Age56 & Over

SkinCombination

HairBrunette

EyesHazel




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