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Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer

Benefit Cosmetics

Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer

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Item #: 2260294 Size: 0.54 oz

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Flawless works overtime! Benefit's instant PRO-long primer acts like a magnet to lock on your foundation for 15 fresh & flawless hours. This invisible stick primer glides directly onto skin for optimal wear and a natural-looking finish. Go longer. Stay flawless!

The results are in...and they're flawless!

  • 94% said it helps foundation last longer*
  • 97% saw an improvement in the look of skin/complexion*
  • 94% said it increased foundation coverage*
  • 97% said it enhanced foundation's performance*


*Results observed in a consumer panel survey when worn with hello flawless liquid foundation & powder.

Glide this innovative primer stick directly onto skin, then immediately apply foundation, blending together on face.

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!
Isododecane, Water, Polyethylene, Polydecene, Silica, Nylon-12, Phenyl Trimethicone, Hydrogenated Soybean Oil, Polyglyceryl-10 Heptahydroxystearate, Paraffin, Hydrogenated Olive Oil, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Hydrogenated Jojoba Oil, Phenoxyethanol, Caprylyl Glycol, Propylene Carbonate, Galactoarabinan, Tocopheryl Acetate, Phytosterols, BHT. May Contain: CI 19140 (Yellow 5, Yellow 5 Lake), CI 42090 (Blue 1 Lake), CI 77007 (Ultramarines), CI 77163 (Bismuth Oxychloride), CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499 (Iron Oxides), CI 77891 (Titanium Dioxide).

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Benefit CosmeticsStay Flawless 15-Hour Primer
 
3.4

(based on 314 reviews)

62%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (189)
  • Long lasting (173)
  • Smooth (144)
  • Lightweight (123)
  • Blends well (113)

Cons

  • Heavy (70)
  • Doesn't work (59)
  • Difficult to apply (47)
  • Clumpy (35)
  • Poor coverage (31)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (130)
  • All skin types (91)
  • Going out (90)
  • Sensitive skin (44)
  • Travel (44)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (122), Classic style (101), Trendy style (49)

Reviewed by 314 customers

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1.0

I will not buy this product again

By KT

from Johnson City, TN

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Heavy

    Best Uses

      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

      I love benefit products generally, so I I sad that I didn't like this one. This product made my makeup look unnatural and made my pores look large. I didn't care for it.

       
      1.0

      Applied and returned

      By Bay bay

      from Detroit

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

      • Creased makeup
      • Enhanced pours
      • Ineffective

      Best Uses

        Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

        Aside from the elevated price, this product just didn't work. Overall didn't do as product states

         
        5.0

        Love it !!!

        By Jennydash

        from West Bloomfield mi

        About Me Classic Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

            Love this product

             
            5.0

            love it

            By starmrt

            from baldwin park

            Verified Buyer

            Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

            really easy to used

             
            2.0

            MMMehhhh....not impressesd

            By Luv4Makeup

            from San Diego

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

            • Ineffective
            • Poor Coverage

            Best Uses

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

              I just didn't see anything wow about it.

               
              2.0

              It makes my foundation look cakey

              By Sheila

              from Des Moines , WA

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Long Lasting

              Cons

              • Causes Breakouts
              • Heavy

              Best Uses

              • Going Out

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

              I bought this as a recommendation by the ulta salesperson and I know she meant well but it just didn't work for me.

               
              5.0

              Love my makeup staying on !!!

              By Lstrite

              from Maryland

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Easy To Take-off
              • Lightweight
              • Smooth

              Cons

              • no cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types

              Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

              Use this everyday - to work. My makup stays on so much better through out the day with no touch ups needed.

               
              1.0

              more like a glue stick

              By bpinn

              from Albuquerque NM

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

                Cons

                • Difficult to Apply
                • Ineffective

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

                  You would think this product would be great for the price you pay, but it is difficult to apply correctly. It acts more like a glue stick than anything else. It dries way too quickly, so you have to rush to put your concealer/foundation on over it; if you don't apply fast enough you will have patchy/uneven coverage with your makeup. Oftentimes, it causes my makeup to lift off my face too.

                   
                  1.0

                  It's kind of sticky and doesn't work that well

                  By Lindsay

                  from Lincoln, Nebraska

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                    Cons

                    • Ineffective

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

                    Used under makeup, I have combination skin and I was oily after an hour

                     
                    4.0

                    Love!

                    By A+RT

                    from Raleigh NC

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Lightweight
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Smooth

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Everyday
                      • Going Out
                      • Travel

                      Comments about Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer:

                      I use this and the Hello Flawless foundation together. I work 12 hour days at the hospital and my makeup looks as good at 7pm as it did at 7am. It does take practice to get it right, which is why I'm giving it a 4 star. It dries quickly, so I apply to one area, apply foundation, move to next area....it's described as make-up magnet....it's just that!! I love it and I never write reviews!

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                      17 Questions | 17 Answers
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                      • Q:

                        Would this product work well with my Clinique superbalanced silk foundation and other Clinique products?
                        Asked on 8/30/2016 by Emily from Lenoir City, Tennessee

                        1 answer

                      • Q:

                        I bought the benefit flawless powder. Can I use this primer underneath it or it can only be used with liquid foundation?
                        Asked on 8/27/2016 by Hotlight318 from Tampa,fl

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous! You can use our Stay Flawless with either Hello Flawless powder foundation or liquid!

                          Answered on 9/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Is it ok to use this as an undereye primer?
                        Asked on 8/4/2016 by Cindi from Gladstone, mi

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous! Our Stay Flawless primer is best used at the outer areas of the nose, moving downward toward the jawline.

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

                        How long will it take for this product to run out if I use it every day?
                        Asked on 5/4/2016 by Rosie

                        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 4 to 5 months give or take. Our unopened products typically have a shelf life of 36 months.

                          Answered on 5/10/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        It makes my pores look bigger! How can I stop this ?
                        Asked on 3/20/2016 by CC from Hanford

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous! I recommend using our the POREfessional (Item #: 2219868) to clean, moisturized skin. Next, smooth on stay flawless starting at the outer areas of the nose, moving downward toward the jawline. Finish with hello flawless oxygen wow liquid foundation (Item #: 2242623 ) for complexion perfection!

                          Answered on 3/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        I have fair skin. Should I use the lightest possible and get the normal one for the summer?
                        Asked on 12/25/2015 by Emma

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer is translucent, gorgeous! It is only available in one shade.

                          xoxo, B

                          Answered on 12/28/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Can this primer be used by itself like in a normal day when u have nothing to do?
                        Asked on 10/21/2015 by Jessy from CA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous!

                          Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer locks on foundation for 15 hours. If you're looking for a primer to wear solo, we recommend the POREfessional! This face primer quickly minimizes he appearance of pores & fine lines for smoother-than-smooth skin and can be worn alone, under or over makeup. The translucent, oil-free formula complements all skintones and helps makeup stay put.

                          You can find the POREfessional here at ULTA: http://www.ulta.com/ulta/browse/productDetail.jsp?productId=xlsImpprod2290003

                          xoxo, B

                          Answered on 10/26/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        So nothing is supposed to go under the primer? Like moisturizer, for example.
                        Asked on 8/18/2015 by Amy

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous!

                          Stay flawless should be used over clean, moisturized skin!

                          xoxo, B

                          Answered on 8/19/2015 by Product POREfessional from Benefit Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Has anyone used this prior to Bare Minerals powder foundation?
                        Asked on 7/7/2015 by sscvillemom from Clarksville, TN

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Benefit Cosmetics Stay Flawless 15-hour primer can be used underneath foundation of any consistency, including both liquid and powder formulas. For best results, allow a few seconds for your primer to "set" after application before proceeding with foundation application.

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

                        I will be going to an amusement park very soon but I have very dry and sensitive skin, and cannot find a primer to help keep my makeup lasting all day...(help) Would this work for me??
                        Asked on 6/15/2015 by Kat

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi gorgeous!

                          You've come to the right place - stay flawless will lock on your foundation for 15 fresh & flawless hours! Be sure to moisturize before applying stay flawless, especially if your skin is dry.

                          xoxo, B

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