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Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust

Smashbox

Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust

Green (minimizes redness)

Item #: 2233970 Size: 1.0 oz

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Look less red! Smashbox's Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer Adjust is a green-toned primer that color-corrects redness, blurs pores, evens skin tone and reduces the appearance of fine lines.

Benefits:
  • Reduces redness
  • Blurs pores, evens skin tone and reduce the appearance of fine lines
  • Preps skin for makeup
  • Protects skin from environmental damage, pollutants, and stress with an antioxidant blend of peptides and vitamins A and E
  • Ideal for all skin types
  • Cruelty-free

Formulated without parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate, phthalates, oil, fragrance and talc.

Click here to find your perfect Smashbox Photo Finish Primer!

  • Apply a sheer layer to face or problem areas only before you start your makeup
  • Blend with fingertips
  • Wear under makeup
Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Cyclohexasiloxane, Dimethicone, Tocopheryl Acetate, Cymbidium Grandiflorum Flower Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Carthamus Tinctorius (Safflower) Seed Oil, Cymbopogon Schoenanthus (Lemongrass) Oil, Glycine Soja (Soybean) Oil, Ethylhexylglycerin, Methicone, Caprylic / Capric Triglyceride, Retinyl Palmitate, Ethylhexyl Salicylate, Talc, Caprylyl Glycol, Hexylene Glycol, Phenoxyethanol. May Contain: Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Chromium Oxide Greens (CI 77288), Manganese Violet (CI 77742), Ultramarines (CI 77007), Yellow 5 Lake (CI 19140).

Please be aware that ingredient lists may change or vary from time to time. Please refer to the ingredient list on the product package you receive for the most up to date list of ingredients.

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SmashboxPhoto Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust
 
4.0

(based on 417 reviews)

77%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (331)
  • Lightweight (306)
  • Goes on smoothly (254)
  • Blends well (253)
  • Long-lasting (160)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (78)
  • Poor coverage (64)
  • Doesn't stay on (25)
  • Doesn't work (19)
  • Too greasy (16)

Best Uses

  • Sensitive skin (123)
  • Light to medium coverage (99)
  • Mature skin (59)
  • Normal skin (53)
  • Dry skin (49)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (10)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (158), Budget shopper (125), Natural style (48), Classic style (25), Trendy style (7)

Reviewed by 417 customers

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(1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

 
4.0

Good-but not any different from the regular photo finish

By Young Professional

from Chicago

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking

Cons

  • Poor Coverage

Best Uses

    Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

    I have previously used Smashbox's photo finish- a product I loved. I decided to switch it up this time, and go with a similar product that is targeted towards people with reddish toned skin. While the product is long lasting, I do feel that it spreads less easily and I have to use more of it than I did in the past.

    (2 of 2 customers found this review helpful)

     
    2.0

    Not that great

    By kelkel

    from Orlando, FL

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Reviewer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Smooth

    Cons

    • Ineffective

    Best Uses

      Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

      I purchased this as a recommendation of an Ulta employee. I have uneven, red skin. I wanted something for color correction and a primer. The employee said this product was the best. I have found no difference with color correction. Pores are somewhat smaller and works fine as a primer, but this product is advertised as color corrected. It didn't work for me. I have very fair skin.

       
      5.0

      Very impressive!

      By Joey

      from Sandy Utah

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Red skin

        Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

        Really pleased with hiding red tones.

        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

         
        1.0

        No I did not like this at all. Made my face feel oily!

        By Donna

        from Binghamton, NY

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

          Cons

          • Oily

          Best Uses

            Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

            This product was recommended to me by one of Ulta consultant and did nothing that was told it would do! Not worth the money!

             
            4.0

            I will buy again

            By Linda

            from Austin Texas

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                I've only been using a few days and I'm very happy... once I have enough time and experience I may increase star rating!

                 
                5.0

                Best primer on the market

                By Cozzylu

                from West Bloomfield, MI

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Going Out
                  • Sensitive Skin
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                  I've tried many different pigment primers for reddish blotchy skin. This is by far the best and worth the price. The tube lasts a long time since not as much is needed because of the smooth consistency of the product. Highly recommended​!

                   
                  2.0

                  Doesn't make any difference

                  By Kimi

                  from Irvine

                  About Me Trendy Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Lightweight
                  • Smooth

                  Cons

                  • Doesn't Stay On
                  • Ineffective
                  • Poor Coverage

                  Best Uses

                  • None

                  Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                  It doesn't cover up that well and makes skin blotchy. I put this primer on once side of my face and then my 10$ Ulta matte primer on the other side of my face and noticed that the ulta primer I was using anyway in the first place is way better and smoother. It barely made a difference and wayy over priced for what it can barely do. It wouldn't even last that long as well and you need to use a lot to get around the whole face

                   
                  5.0

                  I use this everyday

                  By Tsmom26

                  from Idaho

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                    I use this everyday under my foundation to reduce redness.

                     
                    1.0

                    I would not buy this product again

                    By Tracy

                    from Chicago, il

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

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

                    Cons

                    • Causes Breakouts
                    • Doesn't Stay On
                    • Ineffective
                    • Irritates Skin
                    • Poor Coverage

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                      my skintone is somewhat red and i found it did not tone it down or even it out. Also after a couple of hours, my foundation was worn.

                       
                      2.0

                      Didn't like the coverage

                      By AK

                      from Columbus MS

                      About Me Natural Style

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Apply
                      • Easy To Take-off
                      • Lightweight

                      Cons

                      • Doesn't Stay On
                      • Ineffective
                      • Poor Coverage

                      Best Uses

                      • Everyday

                      Comments about Smashbox Photo Finish Color Correcting Foundation Primer - Adjust:

                      Didn't find that it covered the redness as well as a drug store product. The drug store product I've been using was more coverage for less than half the price. It did feel like butter going on. Very smooth.

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                      12 Questions | 12 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Does this product contain SPF?
                        Asked on 1/31/2017 by Brianna

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! Photo Finish Color Correcting Primer - Adjust does not contain SPF.

                          Answered on 2/1/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        I have combo/oily skin in spring and summer and combo dry in late fall and winter. I have some melasma and some redness on my nose and upper cheekbones. I currently have a mini size of the color correct adjust primer and just saw that there is a apricot color correct primer as well. Which would be better suited for my issues? I like the adjust primer but not so sure it covers the slight redness on nose and cheeks. It does do better than most I have tried in the past. Thanks for any help you can provide.
                        Asked on 11/4/2016 by Denise from Maryland

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! We love using the apricot colored primer. It will conceal redness and minimize the appearance of hyper-pigmentation. It also contains an Orchid Complex that will help calm and sooth the skin.

                          Answered on 11/5/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Will this product make me breakout? I have oily, acne prone (sorta), sensitive skin. It was recommended by a rep in your store and I am now hesistant after looking at the ingredients.
                        Asked on 7/30/2016 by CoralRae from Waukegan IL

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        around how long will this last you if you use this once everyday?
                        Asked on 4/16/2016 by rose from california

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! The Photo Finish Primer in Adjust is designed to last all day! Pair it with one of our foundations for a flawless finish that will last and last.

                          Answered on 4/18/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        How many ounces does this product contain?
                        Asked on 3/1/2016 by Chelsea from iowa

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! Photo Finish - Adjust is 1.0z and only a pea size amount is needed to cover the entire face.

                          Answered on 3/2/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Roughly how long will this product last me with everyday use?
                        Asked on 6/20/2015 by BazookaJones from Alameda, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Smashbox Cosmetics states that this varies by individual and is dependent upon amount applied and frequency of use.

                          Answered on 7/1/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Does this product cover dark spots caused by hyper-pigmentation and sun damage?
                        Asked on 2/2/2015 by annie from new jersey

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        Is this product better for redness OR DARK CIRCLES UNDER EYES?
                        Asked on 1/22/2015 by Gram

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        Does this product contain parabens?
                        Asked on 10/18/2014 by Makeup Newb

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          No, this product is paraben-free.

                          Answered on 10/22/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                      • Q:

                        Can I use this product by itself? I just have redness on my face, so can I use it by itself or do I need a bb cream/foundation over it?
                        Asked on 9/15/2014 by idontknowmakeup

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, you can wear Color Correcting Adjust Primer alone on bare or moisturized skin to help even out your complexion. Foundation is optional!

                          Answered on 9/16/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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