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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 1044 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (839)
  • Smooth (593)
  • Lightweight (579)
  • Long lasting (548)
  • Blends well (506)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (61)
  • Doesn't stay on (41)
  • Poor coverage (33)
  • Wears off easily (18)
  • Causes breakouts (16)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (474)
  • All skin types (373)
  • Sensitive skin (261)
  • Going out (258)
  • Travel (226)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (466), Classic style (345), Trendy style (141)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (497), Fair (423), Deep (53)

Reviewed by 1044 customers

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1.0

Did not like this product

By shine off

from San Angelo Texas

About Me Natural Style

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Value

Cons

  • Wears Off Easily

Best Uses

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

    Used product under makeup. Stayed matte for 2 hours. When reapplied it got messy. Did not like at all

    • Age:
    • 45-59
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium
     
    5.0

    Love this product

    By Little Mrs. Clau

    from El Paso, Texas

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Oily Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

      I love the feeling after applying the product.

      • Age:
      • 30-44
      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      4.0

      Hides pores

      By Peanut

      from Verde Valley, Az.

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Pigmentation

      Cons

      • Wears Off Easily

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • t-zone area

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

      I use it nearly every day, otherwise I do change off with another product.

      • Age:
      • 60+
      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium
       
      5.0

      Mad I only bought travel size

      By BeautyQueen

      from Pomona ca

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Value

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

        Makes my make up last forevaaaaa

        • Age:
        • 18-29
        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        4.0

        I would buy again

        By Shan86

        from San Diego,Ca

        About Me Classic Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Long Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dry Skin
          • Normal Skin
          • Oily Skin

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

          I applied after moisturizing, and prior to applying my foundation. Made the foundation application much more smooth and concealed my large pores.

          • Age:
          • 30-44
          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          5.0

          Love this product!

          By Mom of 4

          from Chicago IL

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Normal Skin

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

            I use this product every day! Either alone or under my foundation. Both ways work for me!

            • Age:
            • 30-44
            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            5.0

            It works!!!

            By Daisymo

            from Statesboro, GA

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • Expensive

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

            I put this on every morning and it moisturizes my skin and my pores disappear. No joke. It works and it only takes two seconds. Though it is pretty expensive and I had to save money to try it out.

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            5.0

            I love it!

            By Lin

            from James Island, SC

            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

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

              I have more prominent pores on my chin. I apply this first and then my foundation and my face looks flawless!

              • Age:
              • 60+
              • Skin Tone:
              • Medium
               
              5.0

              I would by this product again and again.

              By Na

              from MN

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Good Value

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Special Occasions

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                love it

                • Age:
                • 18-29
                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair
                 
                3.0

                It's okay

                By Katy

                from Mission, TX

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply

                Cons

                • Wears Off Easily

                Best Uses

                • Normal Skin

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                It didn't last all day for me. I live in a very hot area and I'm always running around. So I don't like it as much because within a few hours it wears off. I guess for me, it will probably work better on chilly days.

                • Age:
                • 18-29
                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium

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                14 Questions | 14 Answers
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                • Q:

                  how long do you think it will last if i use a pea size , daily ?
                  Asked on 9/13/2016 by mayqinaff

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! I would say that if used daily, it can last 2 to 3 months give or take. Our unopened products typically have a shelf life of 36 months. xoxo B

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

                  Does this have a smell to it? Most primers I've used have a horrid smell to them
                  Asked on 8/19/2016 by Jennifer4873

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! Our POREfessional Face primer has a very light scent, that can't be smelt when on the face, only when applying.

                    Answered on 8/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Will this be able to cover my pores before applying my foundation?
                  Asked on 8/1/2016 by Maribel from Central Falls, RI

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hello gorgeous! Our POREsessional Face primer can be applied alone, under or over makeup.

                    Answered on 8/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Would this product be good to smooth fine lines/wrinkles under the eyes, or mainly just for pores?
                  Asked on 7/8/2016 by Jessica from Phoenix

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hello Gorgeous! Our POREfessional face primer minimizes the appearance of fine lines and pores for smoother skin.

                    Answered on 7/13/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Does this product help with redness, also?
                  Asked on 5/23/2016 by Brittany

                  1 answer

                • Q:

                  is it good for oily skin
                  Asked on 3/30/2016 by tina from st louis

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

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

                    Answered on 3/31/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Can this product be used with mineral makeup?
                  Asked on 3/23/2016 by N A from Alabama

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous! You can definitely use over your makeup as it is quite translucent. it's a light feeling primer that goes with the light feeling of mineral powder make up.

                    Answered on 3/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  What is the size of this product?
                  Asked on 12/3/2015 by Joce from oregon, us

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    The POREfessional Face Primer Mini is 7.5 mL / 0.25 US fl. oz., gorgeous!

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 12/8/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Does this product work as a standalone? (i.e. without foundation over it)
                  Asked on 7/5/2015 by SuperPalePrincess

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous!

                    You can definitely wear the POREfessional solo! Apply to clean, lightly moisturized skin. Pat on problem areas & blend with fingertips for instantly smooth skin!

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 7/7/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                • Q:

                  Is this product water resistant at all?
                  Asked on 6/11/2015 by Jennifer from US

                  1 answer

                  • Brand Expert

                    A:

                    Hi gorgeous -

                    The POREfessional is not water resistant.

                    xoxo, B

                    Answered on 6/17/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
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