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Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation

Smashbox

Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation

1.1 (fair)

Item #: 2233897 Size: 1.0 oz

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This hydrating foundation was created in Smashbox L.A. photo studio to look and feel amazing for 15 hours - from the set to the street. Because, really. Who has time for touch-ups?

What it does:
  • Medium-to-full buildable coverage
  • Oil-free, hydrating formula - without the shine
  • Light diffusing spheres blur imperfections
  • Sweat-proof, transfer-proof & exercise-resistant
  • Color true and color consistent

Smashbox is the only beauty brand with Flashbox Lighting Lab, where they test and perfect color consistency across all shades in any light. Apply this foundation in the morning and you're flawless outdoors, at work and after-hours - and they can prove it.

Because Smashbox wants every woman to meet her match, they consulted global makeup artists around the world to ensure that their shade range works for all skin tones.

What it's formulated WITHOUT:
  • Parabens
  • Sodium lauryl sulfate
  • Phthalates
  • Fragrance
  • Oil

Click here to find your perfect shade!

Click here to see a before and after!
For the most natural finish, buff foundation onto face using short, quick strokes and always start at center of your face. Build and blend your way to customizable coverage.

Studio tip: For extra sheer coverage, warm between fingertips before applying.
Water\Aqua\Eau, Cyclopentasiloxane, Trimethylsiloxysilicate, Titanium Dioxide, Butylene Glycol, Trimethyl Pentaphenyl Trisiloxane, Silica, Phenyl Trimethicone, Magnesium Sulfate, Polyglyceryl-3 Diisostearate, Tribehenin, PEG-10 Dimethicone, Bis-PEG/PPG-14/14 Dimethicone, Tocopheryl Acetate, Sodium Hyaluronate, Glycerin, Ethylhexylglycerin, Polyglyceryl-4 Isostearate, Cetyl PEG/PPG-10/1 Dimethicone, Methicone, Tetramethyl Hexaphenyl Tetrasiloxane, Phenyl Methicone, Dimethicone, Laureth-7, Polymethylsilsesquioxane, Hexyl Laurate, Disteardimonium Hectorite, Cellulose Gum, Propylene Carbonate, Alumina, Xanthan Gum, Dimethicone Silylate, Sorbic Acid, Phenoxyethanol, Chlorphenesin. May Contain: Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499), Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

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Product Reviews

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
SmashboxStudio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation
 
4.3

(based on 951 reviews)

88%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Long-lasting (705)
  • Easy to apply (694)
  • Blends well (680)
  • Goes on smoothly (664)
  • Good pigmentation (549)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (176)
  • Poor coverage (70)
  • Heavy (57)
  • Difficult to apply (49)
  • Doesn't stay on (46)

Best Uses

  • Full coverage (502)
  • Light to medium coverage (317)
  • Acne-prone or oily skin (274)
  • Normal skin (253)
  • Sensitive skin (200)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (485), Budget shopper (316)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (418), Fair (404), Deep (59)

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5.0

Awesome

By Desiree

from Riverside ca

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long-Lasting
  • Matte Finish

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
    • Light To Medium Coverage

    Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

    Lasts all day!

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium
     
    4.0

    Awesome!

    By Rachael

    from Normal, IL

    About Me Brand Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long-Lasting
    • Matte Finish

    Cons

    • Need to buy Smash Box Primer with it

    Best Uses

    • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
    • Full Coverage
    • Light To Medium Coverage
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

    everyday foundation. Build-able coverage.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium

    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

     
    5.0

    Love this makeup

    By Sweet T

    from Birmingham, AL

    About Me Budget Buyer

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Goes On Smoothly
    • Lightweight
    • Long-Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
      • Full Coverage

      Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

      Im an older lady and I needed a makeup that would last all day and have good coverage.

      • Skin Tone:
      • Medium
       
      5.0

      Been using this for the past 3yrs

      By Yeye

      from Jurupa valley

      About Me Budget Buyer

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well
      • Easy To Apply
      • Goes On Smoothly
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Lightweight
      • Long-Lasting
      • Matte Finish
      • Noncomodegenic

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Full Coverage

        Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

        I love using it

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        5.0

        Awesome coverage!

        By Allie

        from Capron, VA

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Goes On Smoothly
        • Lightweight
        • Long-Lasting

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Full Coverage

          Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

          Love, love, love this makeup! Honestly, it does stay on all day without any touchups!

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          5.0

          Perfect match

          By Ulta Addict

          from Newark, OH

          About Me Brand Buyer

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Goes On Smoothly
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long-Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Light To Medium Coverage
            • Normal Skin

            Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

            I have always had a hard time finding the right color for my complexion due to my Western European/Pacific Islander roots however this is perfect. Not heavy at all

            • Skin Tone:
            • Medium
             
            5.0

            Best of Smashbox so far

            By Ceb2737

            from Clarkston, MI

            About Me Brand Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Long-Lasting

            Cons

            • Heavy

            Best Uses

            • Full Coverage

            Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

            I usually don't do these reviews but this one definitely changed that. First I've ever used that last morning to night. Really worth the money and I have used several foundations.

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            5.0

            Excellent product, stays and doesn't flake

            By Faith

            from Las Vegas, NV

            About Me Budget Buyer

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Goes On Smoothly
            • Good Pigmentation
            • Lightweight
            • Long-Lasting

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Acne-Prone or Oily Skin
              • Dry Skin
              • Full Coverage
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

              Use this every day. Do not leave the house without it. Best color to match my very fair skin.

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              Great coverage - love this product!

              By Tam

              from Ringgold, GA

              About Me Budget Buyer

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Goes On Smoothly
              • Good Pigmentation
              • Lightweight
              • Long-Lasting
              • Matte Finish

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Full Coverage
                • Light To Medium Coverage

                Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

                Awesome foundation - love it!

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                Best foundation I've tried so far

                By Last stop

                from Clinton township, mi

                About Me Brand Buyer

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Goes On Smoothly
                • Good Pigmentation
                • Lightweight
                • Long-Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Dry Skin
                  • Full Coverage
                  • Mature Skin
                  • Normal Skin

                  Comments about Smashbox Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation:

                  Glides on skin, soft finish, never cakey

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Medium

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                  Get answers from in-house experts.

                  211 Questions | 211 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    Is this foundation good for dry skin?
                    Asked on 8/20/2016 by Sam from Great Falls, US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! The Studio SKin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation is excellent for dry skin. Pair it with our Hydrating Primer for optimal hydration and a finish that will last and last.

                      Answered on 8/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Which color on the lightest end of colors has a pink undertone?
                    Asked on 8/19/2016 by PiYoGirl from WV

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! .5 is the lightest color we carry with a pink undertone.

                      Answered on 8/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    I bought shade 2.4 but it seems a little to Orange on me. would 2.3 or 2.25 be a better match?
                    Asked on 8/8/2016 by anastasia from stl

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! 2.3 or 2.25 would be lighter and less orange. We suggest testing these shade at your nearest Ulta Beauty store to ensure it is perfect for you: http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                      Answered on 8/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    How many ounces?
                    Asked on 8/6/2016 by Jill from fl

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation comes in 1 FL OZ.

                      Answered on 8/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    I have used Smashbox in the past but want to make sure about the color. I need a neutral undertone. I cannot use pink or yellow undertones. I have rosacea. I am super light to almost porcelean. Would you recommend 1.1 or another color?
                    Asked on 8/1/2016 by Make-up Queen from Cranberry Township, PA 16066

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! We have new shades. Now you can choose from .5 (ivory) or 1.0 (porcelain). Both colors are neutral in undertone. We suggest testing these shade at your nearest Ulta Beauty store to ensure it is perfect for you: http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

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

                    Hello, I am allergic to sunscreen and there is no SPF listed with the product information. Is there SPF in this foundation? Thank you
                    Asked on 7/26/2016 by Busy mom from North Branch, MN

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! This foundation is not formulated with sunscreens and is not SPF-rated.

                      Answered on 7/26/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Does this have spf?
                    Asked on 7/21/2016 by Raven from Tigard, or

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! This foundation is not formulated with sunscreens and is not SPF-rated.

                      Answered on 7/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Hello! I currently use Tarte foundation in tan deep honey, which has been working well for my skin. I would like to try the Smashbox 15 hour hydrating foundation because the shades seem to be a better match for my skin tone. Just wondering if this would be a good option for acne probe skin that is really sensitive. I am hesitant in purchasing for this reason.

                    Thank you,
                    Asked on 7/21/2016 by Madison from Madison, WI

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Hydrating Foundation is good for all skin types. Wear it over one of our Photo Finish Primers for a polished look that will leave you looking flawless all day.

                      Answered on 7/21/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    If I was a 3.2 in the original Smashbox foundation , would I be a 3.2 in the new one ?
                    Asked on 7/13/2016 by Alisha from New York, US

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! YEs, 3.2 would be the best logical match, though we do suggest testing this shade at your nearest Ulta Beauty store to ensure it is perfect for you:
                      http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                      Answered on 7/15/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                  • Q:

                    Is this foundation easy to touch up towards the end of the day? Some foundations just can't be touched up at all. Can you easily apply another layer midway through the day or just dab more on certain spots?
                    Asked on 7/7/2016 by Katrina818

                    1 answer

                    • Brand Expert

                      A:

                      Hi There! Our Studio Skin 15 Hour Wear Foundation has been proven to last all day. If you require a touch-up we suggest using a spritz of Primer Water and a damp sponge or brush to reapply.

                      Answered on 7/11/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
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