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Smashbox

Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe

Item #: 2297768

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Smashbox's L.A. photo studio secret to looking flawless from the set to the streets? Primed, contoured and illuminated skin. This definitive set for a here-come-the-compliments complexion features three full-size cult favorites to prep skin, add dimension and strobe for a seriously radiant glow.

Why it's unique:

The first step to any great close-up is amazing skin. These hero products, from award-winning primer to our best-selling contour palette, are coveted by beauty editors and makeup artists.

A $110 value!

Includes:

  • Photo Finish Foundation Primer - Oil Free (1.0 oz)
  • Step-by-Step Contour Palette (0.4 oz)
  • L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color in Hollywood & Highlight (0.17 oz)
Photo Finish Foundation Primer: Apply a dime-size amount of primer to clean or moisturized skin, using fingertips, for complexion perfection. Follow with your favorite foundation.

Step-by-Step Contour Palette: Includes a contour, bronze, and highlight shade for defining your cheekbones, perfecting your nose and sculpting your jawline.

L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color: Apply to face, lips and/or cheeks for a beautifully illuminated veil of natural color. Blend with the included buffing sponge.

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SmashboxStudio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe
 
4.5

(based on 46 reviews)

95%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (36)
  • Good value (31)
  • Good pigmentation (26)
  • Long lasting (18)
  • Versatile (13)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (4)

Best Uses

  • Normal skin (25)
  • Daily use (18)
  • Oily skin (8)
  • Sensitive skin (8)
  • Special occasions (8)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (16), Trendy style (13), Classic style (9)

Reviewed by 46 customers

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5.0

Great quality products

By Murrie

from Cincinnati OH

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Daily Use
    • Normal Skin

    Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

    The contour set is very pigmented and the highliter stick is very bright and soft and I love to just put it on for the feeling. I haven't had a chance to use the primer yet but I believe that it will work perfectly

    • Age:
    • 18-29
     
    5.0

    What a bargain

    By Jeannie

    from Long Island NY

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Daily Use
      • Normal Skin
      • Special Occasions

      Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

      Awesome products.. The highlighting stick and primer steal the show but the contour kit is also fabulous. Easy to apply, blendable and lightweight.

      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      5.0

      Great for the price!

      By Nicole

      from North Carolina

      About Me Trendy Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Pigmentation

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use

        Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

        This set is great for the price! I do not have a complain about any of the products. All work well and are great quality. Highly recommend!

        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        4.0

        Definitely Made Easy

        By Cassie

        from Dallas, TX

        About Me Classic Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Good Value
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • Wears Off Easily

        Best Uses

          Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

          I love this palette! The tones work perfectly with my skin tone! The color is very build-able, however, I've noticed the contour shade is not as well pigmented as the other two. Because I have to apply waaaay more product (the countour to build color) than the bronzer (a little goes a LONG way) and highlighter, I run out of the counter a LOT faster. I wish they sold these as individuals, that's my only reason for 4 stars. I hate buying a whole new palette when I still have plenty of the other two left. Otherwise, love this stuff

          • Age:
          • 18-29

          (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

           
          5.0

          The Perfect Set

          By mhmorrison

          from Raleigh, NC

          About Me Classic Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Good Value
          • Great For Beginners

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Normal Skin

            Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

            This set is an amazing value. I have been using the smashbox primer for over a year and I've been wanting to try a contour product. This set is perfect for contour beginners because it does not have an overwhelming amount of colors to chose from. It is small enough to slip into my makeup bag while still having a lot of product. Overall a great set and one that I would definitely buy again.

            • Age:
            • 18-29

            (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

             
            3.0

            It isokah

            By Kim

            from Arkansas

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Difficult to Apply

              Best Uses

                Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

                Just difficult to apply even with correct brushes.. Would be better if cream

                • Age:
                • 45-59

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                4.0

                best highlighter!

                By KiraKristine

                from Asheville, NC

                About Me Classic Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

                  The contour shade is too dark for me. I honestly just buy this pallette for the highlighter, there's nothing like it! Best highlighter I've ever used, not too shimmery or shiny which is great for my oily skin.

                  • Age:
                  • 18-29
                   
                  5.0

                  Great buy for the price!

                  By Ashley

                  from Chicago, Il

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Good Pigmentation
                  • Good Value

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                      Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

                      Great product! It's all about blending

                      • Age:
                      • 18-29
                       
                      5.0

                      Best deal ever!

                      By Daphnekat

                      from Miami, florida

                      About Me Natural Style

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Apply
                      • Good Pigmentation
                      • Good Value

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Dry Skin

                        Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

                        Best deal ever! Three full sized items! They are all amazing! I love everything that is apart of this set! Wish I could buy this again and again, but I'm sure it's a limited time deal! Gets your hands on it while you can!

                        • Age:
                        • 18-29

                        (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                         
                        5.0

                        best bang for your buck

                        By chantyb

                        from Straight out of Apache Junction, Arizona

                        Comments about Smashbox Studio Tricks Made Easy: Primer, Contour & Strobe:

                        These products individually add up, so I grabbed this set primarily for the primer and the value!
                        The primer is great, my everyday primer so I'm in love and no complaints. Leaves skin primed and silky.
                        The contour kit is nice, the bronzer is ok but nice set.
                        That strobe stick though, it's amazing that's a bonus! Love it, great for beginners!

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                        5 Questions | 6 Answers
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                        • Q:

                          Is the contour palette in this kit the same one as the stand-alone Smashbox Step-By-Step Contour Kit in Light/Medium and what undertone is it? The colors look a bit different from each other on the product picture and I need a cool/neutral palette :(
                          Asked on 5/31/2016 by Miss Mikki from Houston, TX

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi There! It is the same palette and the colors are definitely neutral/cool.

                            Answered on 5/31/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                        • Q:

                          Does this kit contain a full size contour kit, same as the one sold individually ?
                          Asked on 5/8/2016 by blipbop from here, there

                          2 answers

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes, this kit contains a full-size Step-By-Step Contour Kit along with Smashbox's iconic Photo Finish Foundation Primer and L.A. Lights Blendable Lip & Cheek Color in Hollywood & Highlight.

                            Answered on 5/10/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi There! Studio Tricks Made Easy comes with a full size contour kit, minus the brush.

                            Answered on 5/9/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                        • Q:

                          Do you get the contour brush with this?
                          Asked on 3/31/2016 by mrpage8466 from US

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi There! Studio Tricks Made Easy does not come with the contour brush.

                            Answered on 4/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                        • Q:

                          Is the contour pallate in this kit the same shade as the Smashbox contour kit in light/medium?
                          Asked on 3/30/2016 by Emy from US

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Yes. This kit contains the light - medium contour kit.

                            Answered on 4/1/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                        • Q:

                          Our the contour shades for light or med tone skin ?
                          Asked on 3/23/2016 by danielle from Florida us

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hi There! The contour palette in this set is best for light to medium skin tones. Have fun!

                            Answered on 3/23/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
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