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BECCA Backlight Priming Filter

BECCA

Backlight Priming Filter

1.0 oz Item 2291329

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More than just a primer, it's the secret behind the iconic BECCA glow. Infused with three unique Filtering Luminescent Pearls, each one adds a different drop of diffused light. Blended together, they result in a first of its kind, lightweight, whipped fluid that creates a smooth canvas and acts as an instant filter. Blurs imperfections and gives skin a healthy, luminescent glow.

Find your glowing skin look with the BECCA Glow Glossary - with six glows to choose from #DefineYourLight.

Apply a thin layer to moisturized skin from the center of the face outward. Wait a few seconds and apply makeup as usual or wear alone.
Water (Aqua), Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Glycerin, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Tocopheryl Acetate, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Extract, Panthenol, Silica, Carbomer, Ethylhexylglycerin, Disodium EDTA, Sodium Hydroxide, Phenoxyethanol, Fragrance (Parfum), Iron Oxides (CI 77491).

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BECCABacklight Priming Filter
 
4.5

(based on 326 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (266)
  • Lightweight (250)
  • Smooth (224)
  • Blends well (200)
  • Long lasting (178)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (13)
  • Causes breakouts (12)
  • Doesn't stay on (7)
  • Irritates skin (7)
  • Poor coverage (6)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (193)
  • All skin types (140)
  • Going out (112)
  • Sensitive skin (61)
  • Travel (46)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (122), Classic style (99), Trendy style (53)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (3)

Reviewed by 326 customers

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5.0

Subtle glow. Exactly what it's name suggests.

By Catherine S

from San Francisco

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Noncomedogenic
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Everyday

    Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

    I love this product. I tried all kinds of primers before settling for this one. I am 55 and some primers can make my skin look dull, others too shiny and age me ( the last thing I need right?) This one doesn't. I use a little bit of it under a CC cream and it looks natural and adds a perfect glow to my face. The ratings and reviews are right about this one!

     
    5.0

    Yes

    By Sidekick

    from Alabama , tuscaloosa

    About Me Trendy Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Easy To Take-off
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting
    • Natural Looking
    • Noncomedogenic
    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Everyday

      Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

      Love this product . Face has a glow !!!!

       
      4.0

      Glad I bought this!!

      By Pandra Bear

      from Crown Town

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Easy To Take-off
      • Lightweight
      • Long Lasting
      • Natural Looking

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

        I didn't ever think to buy this since I have an oily T-zone, however the girl gave me a sample to try. I took it home and used it consistently and loved it! It will definitely be my winter primer under a matte foundation!

         
        5.0

        My go to product

        By Sandy

        from Cleveland, Ohio

        About Me Classic Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Lightweight

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

          Noticeably brightens my skin...best product ever!

           
          5.0

          Love it

          By Marta s

          from Peabody ma

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Easy To Take-off
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long Lasting
          • Natural Looking

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Everyday
            • Going Out
            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

            Love it the first try . I wear it everyday and to go out

             
            5.0

            Love this primer

            By Connie

            from Sammamish

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Lightweight
            • Long Lasting
            • Natural Looking
            • Smooth

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday
              • Going Out
              • Travel

              Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

              Great primer. Isn't greasy and doesn't feel like silicone on your face. Lasts all day and delivers creamy smooth finish under foundation. Pleasant feel and scent.

               
              5.0

              I had been given a sample of this product from the store.

              By BEV

              from Corona

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Easy To Take-off
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Lightweight
              • Long Lasting
              • Natural Looking
              • Noncomedogenic
              • Smooth

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Everyday
                • Going Out
                • Sensitive Skin
                • Travel

                Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

                I try my best not to look so made up & that is another reason why I like this product. Since I am in the travel '
                business I would like to see a travel size package for my needs.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                5.0

                Absolutely Beautiful

                By Rebecca

                from Lawrence KS

                About Me Trendy Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Easy To Take-off
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long Lasting
                • Natural Looking
                • Smooth

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types

                  Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

                  I don't like wearing foundation so I wanted something that would add some highlight but be super light. This is perfect! It goes on smooth and adds just the right amt of highlight and shine. It's not oily or dry. I'd recommend this to everyone

                   
                  3.0

                  Product was average

                  By Buffy

                  from Gilbert, Az

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Good Pigmentation
                  • Lightweight
                  • Natural Looking
                  • Smooth

                  Cons

                  • Causes Breakouts
                  • Irritates Skin

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday

                  Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

                  It is great near eye and cheekbone area. It doesn't do as much as I hoped and just not worth the money for that. Feels very nice when you apply it.

                  (1 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  5.0

                  Absolutely awesome!

                  By Elli

                  from Coral Gables, Miami

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Easy To Take-off
                  • Lightweight
                  • Long Lasting
                  • Noncomedogenic
                  • Smooth
                  • Worth the price

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Going Out
                    • Sensitive Skin
                    • Travel

                    Comments about BECCA Backlight Priming Filter:

                    First at all I got a very fair sensitivity skin, with redness, oily T-zone and dullness in the rest of my face and break ups with almost any new products... so to find a good product it's very difficult for me. I meet the Becca Backlight Priming Filter as a sample, I used every day for a week and that's what I found: Long term makeup, no need to retouch after 6-8 hours (usually I need to apply settings powder after 2 hour in my T-zone), no break ups, healthier look. I suggest to try a sample as I did, but definitely I would recommended as a daily use.

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                    • Q:

                      is this for all skin types?
                      Asked on 10/25/2017 by asmith from Prescott, Az

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Absolutely! Our Backlight Priming Filter is great to use for all skin types for that all over, luminous, healthy glow!

                        Answered on 10/26/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      How is this for people with allergies to lots of makeup,
                      Asked on 7/13/2017 by Teresa from Utah

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hello!

                        We love your interest in our Backlight Priming Filter! we do recommend that if you have sensitive skin, to always consult with your physician before the use of any products, as the safety of our customer is #1. we thank you for your understanding. xo

                        Answered on 7/25/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Could I use this without applying foundation over it? Is it pigmented enough?
                      Asked on 3/24/2017 by A

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        This is a primer which will help blur the skin and give a very soft glow to the skin to help eliminate any imperfections, but we recommend to sue foundation over top if you are looking to even out the skin.

                        Answered on 4/4/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      I have the Becca First Light Priming Filter. What's the difference between these two products? Would I use them both? Thank you!
                      Asked on 3/24/2017 by Sundae from PA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        First Light Priming Filter helps refresh and energize the skin using Cool Light Technology.
                        Whereas Backlight Priming Filter uses pearls that diffuse light to blur imperfections and provide a luminous glow that evens skin.

                        Answered on 4/4/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does this work well to smooth over wrinkles under foundation?
                      Asked on 3/23/2017 by Cookie

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Yes! Our Backlight Priming Filter works to help blur and smooth the skin for a beautiful soft focus base for foundation application.

                        Answered on 4/4/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does this primer minimize pores also?
                      Asked on 3/23/2017 by Beautylieswithin from Moreno Valley, CA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Our Backlight Priming Filter helps smooth the appearance of the skin and blurs any imperfections including larger pores!

                        Answered on 4/4/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Would this work for combination skin?? Also does this work well with any foundation?
                      Asked on 3/23/2017 by Izzy from California

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Beauty! Yes our Backlight Priming Filter works great on combination skin. You can use with your favorite foundation, from matte to luminous of a finish xo

                        Answered on 4/4/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Can this be used on dry skin? And does this prevent makeup from sinking into pores? Every primer i have tried doesnt prevent my foundation from sinking into my pores. Including smashbox and too faced hangover..
                      Asked on 3/23/2017 by Skincare addict from Ohio

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Beauty! Yes, our Backlight Priming Filter works very nicely with dry skin. The whipped formula helps blur and perfect the base, so this will help blur any pores so when you apply your foundation, it goes on seamless and smooth! xoxo

                        Answered on 3/23/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      How well does this work if you have an oily t-zone?
                      Asked on 3/22/2017 by Nic

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi Beauty! Our Backlight Priming Filter works great on all skin types. Just be sure to use lightly on the t zone and blend thoroughly into the skin xoxo

                        Answered on 3/23/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Can the BECCA Backlight Priming Filter be used under a power foundation? I tend to wear powder foundation(Clinique Superpowder Double Face) because I don't usually have the time to apply liquid foundation.
                      Asked on 3/22/2017 by BlondeBeauty from New Orleans, LA

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi beauty! yes, our Backlight Priming Filter can be used under a powder foundation. You would apply the primer first and blend into skin thoroughly. The proceed by using your powder foundation for a natural finish with a hint of luminosity xoxo

                        Answered on 3/23/2017 by Brand Expert from BECCA Cosmetics
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