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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!

Click here to Get The Look with Benefit's The POREfessional Face Primer Mini!

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 1929 reviews)

90%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (1644)
  • Long lasting (1117)
  • Good pigmentation (702)
  • Smooth (597)
  • Lightweight (580)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (73)
  • Doesn't work (62)
  • Doesn't stay on (41)
  • Poor coverage (33)
  • Flakes (32)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (594)
  • Normal skin (514)
  • Sensitive skin (501)
  • Everyday (474)
  • Oily skin (440)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (876), Classic style (602), Trendy style (296)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (12)

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5.0

Yes!

By Jess

from Fayetteville,Tn

About Me Trendy Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

    Covers pores well and smells clean!

    • Age:
    • 30-44
     
    5.0

    Amazing.

    By Ashley

    from Youngstown, OH

    About Me Trendy Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Dry Skin
      • Normal Skin
      • Oily Skin
      • Sensitive Skin

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

      Best primer I've used, would recommend.

      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      5.0

      Must Have

      By Kiki

      from Blue Springs, MO

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Value
      • 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:

        Applies easily and makes pores look almost invisible!

        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        5.0

        Love it!!!!!

        By Ellen Zohrabian

        from Ca

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Sensitive Skin

          Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

          It works very well I have lots of acne and it helps to cover it

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          Love this product

          By Deezee

          from Anaheim

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

            It really helps to cover my pores use on on my nose and cheeks. Looks smooth.

            • Age:
            • 45-59
             
            4.0

            The product itself is amazing but it doesn't last very long.

            By KB

            from Frankfort Kentucky

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply

            Cons

            • Doesn't last long

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

            It makes skin really soft and leaves makeup smooth and not cakey when applied over foundation but it runs out quickly and it's not cheap

            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            4.0

            Like this product

            By CB for Kenosha

            from Kenosha WI

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Long Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

              Nice blurring of pores. Lightly tinted without competing with your foundation tint.

              • Age:
              • 45-59
               
              5.0

              Great stuff

              By Kelsey

              from Elko NV

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply

              Cons

              • Small amount

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Normal Skin

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

              Apply all over. Gives you a slight coverage even alone. Helps build make up over.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              I love the way my skin looks!

              By Kelly

              from Nerstrand, Mn

              About Me Trendy Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Normal Skin

                Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                Blends well and isn't heavy feeling. Beautiful finish!

                • Age:
                • 45-59
                 
                4.0

                I would buy this product again!

                By Ncase

                from Muskogee, Oklahoma

                About Me Trendy Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Oily Skin

                  Comments about Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional Face Primer Mini:

                  Made the area that it was applied to, have smooth and finished look.

                  • Age:
                  • 45-59

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                  Get answers from in-house experts.

                  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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