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Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine

Benefit Cosmetics

The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine

0.24 oz Item 2268638

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Operation shine control! The POREfessional: Agent Zero Shine instantly minimizes shine and helps smooth the look of pores. Benefit Cosmetics invisible shine-control powder joins you in your top secret mission for smoother-than-smooth skin. Pores and shine don't stand a chance! Just twist, tap & sweep to look fresh-faced, without a trace!
Twist off built-in brush from base. Tap powder into lid and dip brush. Sweep on moisturized skin or over makeup to instantly mattify your complexion. Touch up over makeup during the day or whenever shine dares to return.

Beauty tip: For maximum POREfection, wear over The POREfessional Primer.
Talc, Nylon-12, Water, Magnesium Myristate, Lauroyl Lysine, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Ethylhexyl Palmitate, Zea Mays (Corn) Starch, Phenoxyethanol, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Lens Esculenta (Lentil) Fruit Extract, Silica, Isoceteth-10, Ethylhexylglycerin, Aluminum Dimyristate, Triethoxycaprylylsilane, Disodium Stearoyl Glutamate. May Contain: CI 15850 (Red 6, Red 7, Red 7 Lake), CI 15985 (Yellow 6, Yellow 6 Lake), CI 19140 (Yellow 5, Yellow 5 Lake), CI 42090 (Blue 1 Lake), CI 45410 (Red 27, Red 27 Lake, Red 28 Lake), CI 73360 (Red 30, Red 30 Lake), CI 77007 (Ultramarines), CI 77163 (Bismuth Oxychloride), CI 77288 (Chromium Oxide Greens), CI 77289 (Chromium Hydroxide Green), CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77510 (Ferric Ferrocyanide, Ferric Ammonium Ferrocyanide), CI 77742 (Manganese Violet), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

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Benefit CosmeticsThe POREfessional Agent Zero Shine
 
4.3

(based on 216 reviews)

86%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (142)
  • Lightweight (140)
  • Blends well (112)
  • Controls shine (83)
  • Natural looking (57)

Cons

  • Messy (9)
  • Poor coverage (9)
  • Cakes up (4)
  • Doesn't stay on (4)
  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Oily skin (68)
  • All skin types (60)
  • Everyday (49)
  • Sensitive skin (32)
  • Normal skin (26)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (54), Budget shopper (35), Natural style (34), Classic style (28), Trendy style (10)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (33)

Reviewed by 216 customers

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4.0

Love this product

By KK

from KY

About Me Brand Buyer

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Controls Shine
  • Covers Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Lightweight

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

    Love this product! Great for taking away shine. The built in brush is very handy but a little rough for everyday use. I just use it for touch ups

     
    4.0

    Good for oily skin

    By KiaraSM

    from Orlando, FL

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Controls Shine
    • Lightweight
    • Silky Finish

    Cons

    • Doesn't last long

    Best Uses

    • Normal Skin
    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

    I do like this product however, I do have to apply a few times a day. I like the finish it leaves on my skin though.

     
    3.0

    It's ok, but doesn't prevent oil.

    By Makeup Mom

    from Washington DC

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

    It is easy to carry on your purse, and comes with a great little brush in the bottom. However, it does not absorb oil or prevent further oil.

     
    4.0

    Like it!

    By Lbows

    from Kansas

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Controls Shine
    • Easy To Apply
    • Lightweight

    Cons

    • Poor Coverage

    Best Uses

    • Normal Skin
    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

    Very light weight and controls the shine. Not sure if I am getting complete coverage.

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    I will be buying this product again!

    By Lea

    from Tallahassee

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Controls Shine
    • Covers Well
    • Doesn't Settle In Creases
    • Easy To Apply
    • Grab and Go product!
    • Lightweight
    • Long-Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

        This is a great product and packaging is genius. I keep this in my purse 100% of the time and when I do need it on oil days I usually only ever have to apply it once and that's it. It is a keeper.

         
        2.0

        The brush is a little rough

        By Vlotr

        from Cleveland, Oh

        About Me Brand Buyer

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Controls Shine
        • Doesn't Settle In Creases
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Oily Skin

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

          I like the powder and the concept of the packaging. I was excited to try this because I like this brand and have had good results with other things in the line. While I do like the product, I think the brush is a little rough and feels harsh on my skin. I do think the powder is long lasting and shine reducing tho. Just wish the brush was softer.

           
          3.0

          Did not love it.

          By AmandaC

          from Knoxville

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Lightweight

          Cons

          • Messy
          • Poor Coverage

          Best Uses

          • Oily Skin

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

          This product is good for an occasional tpucj up throughout the day. It definitely blends well bit does not give good coverage.

           
          5.0

          Love IT!

          By SeSe

          from Illinois

          About Me Budget Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Controls Shine
          • Covers Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Lightweight
          • Long-Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Normal Skin
            • Oily Skin

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

            I use it at the end, it even hides dark marks under my eye.

             
            5.0

            Love this

            By Kimmy

            from Washington

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Controls Shine
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Oily Skin

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

              The container it's in isn't the best or easiest to apply with

              (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              Surprised

              By hb4153

              from NYC

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

              • Controls Shine
              • Doesn't Settle In Creases
              • Easy To Apply

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Oily Skin

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine:

                I was so skeptical about this product (I love porefessional primer but have been hit/miss with many other products from benefit. I have very dry skin but my nose is very oily with huge pores. Therefore, I bought this just for my nose. Every time I use it, I get so impressed and I'm shocked at how great it works for me. It completely fills in my pores and maintains the oil on my nose all day. I also love the packaging and how the top is used to pour the powder in and the brush comes out the bottom. This is a genius product and it was so worth it for me.

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                14 Questions | 14 Answers
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                • Q:

                  Can this be used to set the Hello Flawless foundation?
                  Asked on 4/22/2017 by alirette from Louisiana

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional Agent Zero Shine powder minimizes shine and smooths the appearance of your pores. It will mattify your complexion instantly! xoxo B

                    Answered on 4/25/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Is the powder translucent?
                  Asked on 3/8/2017 by Bri

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine is a translucent PRO balm that minimizes the appearance of pores and fine lines. xoxo B

                    Answered on 4/25/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  will it work on a bare face with moisturizer but without the porefessional primer ? would it still minimize the pores and mattifies ?
                  Asked on 9/13/2016 by Mayqinaff

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! Sweep on moisturized skin or over makeup to instantly mattify. Touch up over makeup during the day or whenever you see a shine! It will instantly minimize shine and smooth the look of pores! xoxo B

                    Answered on 9/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  what is the size of this product?
                  Asked on 1/14/2016 by page from colorado

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    0.24 oz

                    Answered on 1/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                • Q:

                  Would you recommend this for someone with combination, leaning more towards dry skin?
                  Asked on 10/17/2015 by Lizzy

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Absolutely, gorgeous! The POREfessional: agent zero shine is best for anyone needing to fight shine and smooth pores.

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 10/19/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Since there is no indicator of when this product is running low, can you tell me approximately how many uses I can expect?
                  Asked on 8/18/2015 by MissMel

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous!

                    It really depends on how often you use it and how much you use! If used daily, it can last 4 to 5 months.

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 8/18/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  I am allergic to animal hair. Are the bristles in the built-in brush synthetic or natural/animal hair?
                  Asked on 8/18/2015 by MissMel

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous!

                    The brush for The POREfessional: agent zero shine is natural. It is made of goat hair.

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 8/18/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  What is the difference between the Porefessional Agent Zero Shine and the regular Porefessional?
                  Asked on 3/7/2015 by Hayley from United States

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The POREfessional Agent Zero Shine's primary purpose is a mattifying and pore minimizing sheer powder for all over application, while The POREfessional (Item #: 2219868) serves primarily as a pore minimizing treatment balm to apply and blend wherever enlarged pores are apparent. They work great together for a flawless, poreless effect. We recommend testing both products at your nearest ULTA store:
                    http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                    Answered on 3/10/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  Does this product clog your pores
                  Asked on 10/26/2014 by Michaela from Houston, Texas

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Benefit does not test for or claim that their products are hypo-allergenic (least likely to cause an allergic reaction) or non-comedogenic (does not cause pimples & blackheads). If you have a specific allergy, please contact your physician to determine if a product is suitable for your skin.

                    Answered on 10/29/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  Is this product testing on animals?
                  Asked on 8/3/2014 by Jayde5

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    From Benefit Cosmetics:

                    "We do not test our products on animals nor do we permit others to do so except where it is required by law.

                    "We are deeply committed to the elimination of animal testing and we are playing a leading role in developing alternative methods through our support of the “Fund for Alternatives to Animal Testing” in the United States and the Opal Program in France. Additionally, we are one of only a few companies to have invested in creating our own internal department to test raw materials and ingredients to further ensure the quality of our products and the satisfaction of our customers, which is our foremost priority.

                    "We are hopeful that alternative testing methods will be adopted worldwide and we will see an end to animal testing."

                    Answered on 8/4/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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