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Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini

Benefit Cosmetics

The POREfessional Face Primer Mini

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Item #: 2274978 Size: 0.25 oz

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Quickly minimize the appearance of pores & fine lines for smoother-than-smooth skin! Apply this silky, lightweight balm alone, under or over makeup. Translucent, oil-free formula complements all skintones and helps makeup stay put. Contains a vitamin E derivative, known to protect skin from free radicals.

The POREfessional is the #1 best-selling Prestige Face Primer in the US*

*Source: The NPD Group, Inc. / BeautyTrends, US Prestige Makeup Item Dollar Sales, January 2015 - December 2015

To use under makeup: Apply to clean, lightly moisturized skin. Pat on problem areas & blend with fingertips.

To use over makeup: Pat on lightly over makeup & blend.

Prime in the AM: Apply a thin layer of this PRO balm to clean, lightly moisturized skin. Pat lightly from the center of the face outward with fingertips. Wait seconds, then apply makeup as usual. Skin appears smooth & even..isn't that what we're all looking for?

Apply whenever pores come out of hiding: If pores reappear, pat delicately on T-zone over makeup & blend. The lightweight, oil-free formula means a beautifully refined complexion. Remember, just a dab'll do ya!

Beauty tip: Apply a thin layer of the POREfessional PRO balm to clean, moisturized skin. Next, smooth on Stay Flawless starting at the outer areas of the nose, moving downward toward the jawline. Smooth and pat product into skin using fingertips. Finish with Hello Flawless Oxygen WOW Liquid Foundation for complexion perfection!

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Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone, Dimethicone/Vinyl Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Isononyl Isononanoate, Silica, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Isododecane, Phenoxyethanol, Polymethyl Methacrylate, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Cyclohexasiloxane, Tocopheryl Acetate, Fragrance (Parfum), Mica, Iron Oxides (CI 77492), Limonene, Iron Oxides (CI 77491), Iron Oxides (CI 77499), Triethoxycaprylylsilane, BHT.

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Benefit CosmeticsThe POREfessional Face Primer Mini
 
4.4

(based on 2008 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (1720)
  • Long lasting (1175)
  • Good pigmentation (740)
  • Smooth (597)
  • Lightweight (580)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (81)
  • Doesn't work (62)
  • Doesn't stay on (41)
  • Flakes (34)
  • Poor coverage (33)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (635)
  • Normal skin (552)
  • Sensitive skin (520)
  • Oily skin (476)
  • Everyday (474)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (909), Classic style (624), Trendy style (311)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (12)

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5.0

Great for oily skin

By Evil Beauty

from Washington, DC

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Value
  • Long Lasting

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Oily Skin

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

    The primer is very easy to apply. It covers pores very well that when foundation is applied the pores cannot be seen. Also, with a small amount it more then enough to cover the "T" zone.

    • Age:
    • 18-29
     
    5.0

    I'm telling every to buy this!!

    By Sabrina

    from Murrells Inlet, SC

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Good Value
    • Long Lasting
    • Versatile

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Dry Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Oily Skin
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Special Occasions

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

      What a great product, works great for oily skin as well as combination! Hides those imperfections you don't want anyone else to see!

      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      4.0

      I would buy this product again.

      By Penny

      from Charlotte, nc

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

        Goes on nice!

        • Age:
        • 60+
         
        4.0

        I would buy this product again

        By No names left

        from Naples,Fl

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Long Lasting
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • Pricy

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Dry Skin
        • Normal Skin
        • Oily Skin
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

        Really works. Though a little greasy feeling. A matte powder helps a lot.

        • Age:
        • 60+
         
        5.0

        A must have

        By Chay

        from Kingston,NY

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Dry Skin
          • Normal Skin
          • Oily Skin
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Special Occasions

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

          Use all the time, never want to be without it.

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          Love it

          By BrezWife

          from Philadelphia,Pa

          About Me Trendy Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Good Value
          • Long Lasting
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Dry Skin
            • Normal Skin
            • Oily Skin
            • Special Occasions

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

            This primer works great at covering up the large pores I ((unfortunately)) have. It blends in with my skintone very well and goes on smoothly.

            • Age:
            • 30-44
             
            5.0

            I would buy this product again

            By Leah

            from Turlock

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

              A

              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              5.0

              Yes

              By Ash

              from Fremont

              About Me Trendy Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Good Value
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Dry Skin
                • Normal Skin
                • Oily Skin

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                Great!

                • Age:
                • 18-29
                 
                5.0

                Love this product

                By Gwenny

                from MI

                About Me Trendy Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Good Value
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Daily Use
                  • Normal Skin

                  Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                  I've tried many primers, and this one does it all.

                  • Age:
                  • 60+
                   
                  1.0

                  Didn't do much for my pores

                  By Britt

                  from Pensacola, Fl

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply

                  Cons

                  • Didn't work

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                    This really didn't make my pores any less visible

                    • Age:
                    • 18-29

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                    26 Questions | 26 Answers
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                    • Q:

                      Can you use this product without makeup?
                      Asked on 6/30/2017 by Sunny16 from Mpls, mn

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! You can apply our POREfessional face primer under or over makeup. The translucent formula contains a vitamin E derivative known to protect skin from free radicals. xoxo B

                        Answered on 7/12/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Is this good for oily skin
                      Asked on 6/26/2017 by ammoia from Long Island

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional Face Primer mini control oil & shine all day! xoxo B

                        Answered on 6/26/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does this product have any kind of oil in it?
                      Asked on 6/13/2017 by Fabulous Lasagna from undisclosed

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! This is to confirm that Porefessional Face Primer does not contain oil as an ingredient. xoxo B

                        Answered on 6/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Is this primer cruelty free?
                      Asked on 3/19/2017 by Sara from Philadelphia

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Benefit does not make cruelty free claims, however we can confirm that POREfessional face primer does not contain animal derived ingredients. xoxo B

                        Answered on 4/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      i have really dry skin and tend to peel a LOT, is this item good for my skin?
                      Asked on 3/18/2017 by THE BOSS from Atlanta, Georgia

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional face primer is a translucent formula that contains a vitamin E derivative known to protect skin from free radicals. Benefit does not test for or claim that our 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 bring the ingredient listing (can be found on the product page) to your doctor to determine if a product is suitable for your skin. xoxo B

                        Answered on 4/21/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      What is the fragrance that smells so good in this product? Do they make a Parfume ?
                      Asked on 2/17/2017 by Jane from Wisconsin

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional face primer has a slightly floral scent. It is a very light scent. We do not have a perfume! xoxo B

                        Answered on 4/26/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does this product clog your pores?
                      Asked on 1/24/2017 by Makeup from Barstow ca

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Benefit Cosmetics does not test for or claim that any of their products are noncomedogenic (non-pore clogging) or nonacnegenic (non-blemish causing); this product is formulated for all skin types. xoxo B

                        Answered on 1/27/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      How many uses can you get out of the mini?
                      Asked on 1/9/2017 by Cari from Seattle,US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! It really depends on how often you use it and how much you use. I would say that if used daily, it can last 1 to 2 months give or take. xoxo B

                        Answered on 1/12/2017 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      Does this product smooth/ even out skin tone?
                      Asked on 12/25/2016 by Bella from US

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional face primer is best for hiding the appearance of pores and fine lines for smoother-than-smooth skin. Apply a thin layer of this PRO balm to clean, lightly moisturized skin. Pat lightly from the center of the face outward with fingertips. Wait seconds, then apply makeup as usual. Skin appears smooth & even! xoxo B

                        Answered on 12/27/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                    • Q:

                      I have very sensitive skin, is this product okay to use?
                      Asked on 12/15/2016 by Tbrad

                      1 answer

                      • Brand Expert

                        A:

                        Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional face primer is an oil-free lightweight balm. It contains a Vitamin E derivative, known to protect skin from free radicals. I cannot say how you will react to this product, so the best thing would be for you to go in-store to test the product. xoxo B

                        Answered on 12/20/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
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