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Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water

Smashbox

Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water

Item #: 2288527 Size: 1.0 oz

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Think priming benefits, hydration and sheer radiance - all in just 1 spritz! Primer Water is free of silicone, alcohol and oil, but it's packed with revitalizing electrolytes to wake up skin and restore moisture - like a supercharged energy drink for your skin. Passed through positive energy fields during the production process, Smashbox's enriched water instantly absorbs into skin for lasting hydration (and when skin is hydrated, makeup looks better).

Why it's unique:

Back in 2000, Smashbox founder and photographer Davis Factor developed the iconic Photo Finish Foundation Primer to help makeup look better and last longer on shoots. Fast forward 15 years and a new icon is born: Photo Finish Primer Water. It's everything you love about the original primer in the lightest, purest, most refreshing form imaginable. From the silky-smooth texture of the original, to the super-fine mist of this water, now there's a primer for everyone.

Just the facts:

  • Formulated without parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate, phthalates, silicone, oil, fragrance and talc.
  • Creates the sheerest canvas for makeup application.
  • Wakes up skin, leaving it vibrant and radiant for hours.
  • Restores moisture and hydrates skin for hours - shine free!
  • Refreshes throughout the day.
  • Perfect for all skin types.

Formulated without parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate, phthalates, silicone, oil, fragrance & talc.

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Mist on this multitasking water in 3 ways:

  • Prime to create the sheerest canvas for makeup application.
  • Try as a setting spray to lock in your look.
  • Refresh throughout the day to wake up skin.

 

Hold bottle eight to 10 inches from the face and mist evenly. For an extra refreshing, ultra-cooling mist, store in the fridge.

Water / Aqua / Eau, Butylene Glycol, Caffeine, Magnesium Chloride, Calcium Chloride, Sodium Sulfate, Potassium Nitrate, Potassium Phosphate, Polysorbate 80, Diamond Powder, Fragrance (Parfum), Limonene, Linalool, Citral, Phenoxyethanol, Sodium Benzoate.

Please be aware that ingredient lists may change or vary from time to time. Please refer to the ingredient list on the product package you receive for the most up to date list of ingredients.

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SmashboxTravel Size Photo Finish Primer Water
 
4.3

(based on 115 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (89)
  • Long lasting (73)
  • Lightweight (31)
  • Good value (30)
  • Versatile (22)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (37)
  • Sensitive skin (33)
  • All skin types (27)
  • Dry skin (26)
  • Everyday (26)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (52), Trendy style (20), Classic style (19)

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5.0

Miracle Water

By HannahBanana

from Hammond, IN

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

      This is like my miracle water. I sometimes can get pretty dry and any powder I put on my face will cling to those dry spots. I will spray this all over after I set with powder and, like magic, all my dry spots are just gone. It smooths everything out and gives me a flawless finish. Double bonus that it can be used as a primer. I just love it!

      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      5.0

      Yes!

      By Tracy

      from FL

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

        Before makeup as primer and after to set. Smells great, feels great. Love it!!

        • Age:
        • 30-44
         
        4.0

        First use

        By Sarah

        from North Carolina

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Long Lasting
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use

          Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

          Feels great on the skin

          • Age:
          • 30-44
           
          5.0

          Love it!

          By Kayla

          from Pennsylvania

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Long Lasting

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

            Obsessed. Love it. Never going to live without it! Sprays nicely. Makes my makeup go on sooo nicely. Especially matched with my urban decay makeup prep moisturizer. Also makes my makeup NOT BUDGE!

            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            5.0

            LOVE!!!!

            By Paula

            from Michigan

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Long Lasting
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Dry Skin
              • Normal Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

              This spray has so many uses! I use it as an additional primer to give my skin some extra moisture before applying my foundation (I also use smashbox oil primer). I also occasionally use it to spritz my shadow brushes when using shimmer shadows and it makes the shimmer pop so nicely! Finally, I occasionally use it a setting spray (I switch between different ones, depending on the day). It works great for me for all three uses! Love this and would definitely buy again and recommend!

              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              2.0

              I won't buy this product again

              By Monster

              from San Diego

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply

              Cons

              • Wears Off Easily

              Best Uses

              • Daily Use
              • Normal Skin
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

              I was told by a associate that you can use it before and after so as a primer and as a finish.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              Awesome product

              By SA

              from Cincinnati, OH

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Value

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Daily Use
                • Oily Skin
                • Sensitive Skin

                Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                It very light

                • Age:
                • 30-44
                 
                2.0

                I wouldn't buy this product again

                By Lyz

                from San Bernardino

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Daily Use
                    • Dry Skin

                    Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                    I spray it on my face, but it doesn't seem to do anything special

                    • Age:
                    • 18-29
                     
                    5.0

                    Very happy

                    By Jennzz

                    from Nevada

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Good Value
                    • Long Lasting

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                        Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                        Works well keeps make up lasting all day

                        • Age:
                        • 30-44
                         
                        5.0

                        My make up lasted a long time!

                        By Meenuh

                        from Fontana, California

                        About Me Natural Style

                        Verified Buyer

                        Pros

                        • Easy To Apply
                        • Long Lasting

                        Cons

                          Best Uses

                            Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                            I really liked it.

                            • Age:
                            • 18-29

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                            12 Questions | 12 Answers
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                            • Q:

                              Can you use it as a setting spray?
                              Asked on 4/17/2017 by Lea from Cleveland OH

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Absolutely! The Photo Finish Primer Water can be used to Prep, Prime, Refresh and Set your makeup.

                                Answered on 4/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              I have noticed that no one has mentioned if this product will minimize enlarged pores!!! Last thru the Texas heat/humidity?
                              Does it? Or do you have a better recommendation?
                              Asked on 3/22/2017 by Kimmy from TX

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! We suggest the Pore Minimizing Primer to minimize the appearance of large pores. It will also last through the Texas heat/humidity :)

                                Answered on 3/26/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              What kind of finish does this have?
                              Asked on 3/17/2017 by Olivia from US

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! The Photo Finish Primer Water is a hydrating spray. It will leave your skin with a natural demi-matte finish.

                                Answered on 3/19/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Will it set makeup for oily skin?and will it stay even if I'm sweating?
                              Asked on 9/10/2016 by Meg Fern from San Diego, CA

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! The Photo Finish Primer Water is good for all skin types and can be used to prime, refresh and set your makeup. If you sweat use the Primer Water to refresh and reset.

                                Answered on 9/12/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Can I take this on the plan with me or will the bottle bust during the flight?
                              Asked on 6/29/2016 by Annaballe from Erie,PA

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! I travel with a Photo Finish Primer Water weekly and I have never had a bottle burst. You should be good to go!

                                Answered on 7/2/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Are you supposed to put on your foundation while the primer is fresh and wet, or let it dry on your face first?
                              Asked on 6/18/2016 by heatherm74 from US

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! For a makeup application that will last all day apply your foundation when the primer is 'fresh and wet.' You'll love the finish!

                                Answered on 6/24/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Is this good for oily skin?
                              Asked on 4/23/2016 by lex.rupay

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! Photo Finish Primer Water is good for all skin types; including oily. Pair it with our Pore Minimizing Primer for extra oil control.

                                Answered on 4/25/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Does this primer really make my makeup last longer? Like how long?
                              It's not to Dewey where my makeup might slide off?
                              Asked on 3/21/2016 by Glamour girl from Las Vegas Nv.

                              1 answer

                              • Brand Expert

                                A:

                                Hi There! Photo Finish Primer Water will definitely make your makeup last longer. You can use it refresh your makeup throughout the day or as a setting spray to lock makeup in place. Your finish depends on how much you use it.

                                Answered on 3/22/2016 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                            • Q:

                              Is this product ok for sensitive skin? I don't want to breakout
                              Asked on 1/14/2016 by Kathryn from New York

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                Smashbox Photo Finish Primer Water is free of silicone, alcohol and oil, so it is an excellent option for those with sensitive skin.

                                Answered on 1/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                            • Q:

                              How many ounces are in it?
                              Asked on 12/20/2015 by Taylor from CA

                              1 answer

                              • Staff Expert

                                A:

                                1.0 oz.

                                Answered on 12/23/2015 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
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