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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:

  • Silicone-free. Alcohol-free. Oil-free.
  • 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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*Source: NPD US Prestige Beauty Tracking Service, 12 months ending October 2015

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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 84 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (63)
  • Long lasting (52)
  • Lightweight (31)
  • Smooth (21)
  • Good value (18)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • All skin types (27)
  • Everyday (26)
  • Sensitive skin (24)
  • Daily use (21)
  • Going out (18)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (32), Classic style (16), Trendy style (16)

Reviewed by 84 customers

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4.0

Would definitely buy again

By Mel

from Ann Arbor, MI

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Long Lasting
  • Versatile

Cons

    Best Uses

    • Normal Skin
    • Sensitive Skin

    Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

    Right now (winter) my skin is dry/combination and very sensitive. I went in the store with full intentions of buying the regular photo finish foundation primer, but the clerk was very positive about this for sensitive skin. It's great because I'm not adding another layer of gel or liquid on my face and it feels light (plus this makes it easy to apply). I have no complaints! My skin is more oily in the summer, and I don't know how it will work then, but it is great now!

    • Age:
    • 18-29
     
    5.0

    Amazing

    By Daisy

    from New Jersey

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Value
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Oily Skin

      Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

      Love it!

      • Age:
      • 18-29
       
      5.0

      Can't go without it

      By K8

      from Virginia Beach, VA

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Long Lasting

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Oily Skin

        Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

        I didn't realize how well this product worked until I forgot to use it one day. My skin is EXTREMELY oily and this really helps keep it in check. I still need to use a blotting sheet midway through the day but can get away with one as opposed to the usual 3-4. It dries quickly, I spray it on right after my moisturizer and let it dry while I brush my teeth.

        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        5.0

        I would buy this product again!

        By Ash Cash

        from Florida

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Long Lasting
        • Versatile

        Cons

        • Get wet spots when spraying on

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Sensitive Skin

        Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

        I use this product every time I put make-up on. It really makes the makeup last longer than not having it

        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        5.0

        A Must Have!

        By Nikki2828

        from West Chester, PA

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Daily Use
          • Normal Skin

          Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

          I will always apply this product after putting on my makeup. It really helps set up the makeup and help it last.

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          LOVE!

          By Budget Beauty

          from Scottsdale, AZ

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • Refreshing
          • Smells Nice

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Dry Skin
            • Normal Skin
            • Oily Skin

            Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

            Love this spray! It's super refreshing & I enjoy the scent. I wouldn't really describe this water as a primer but it is really nice to put on before primer or during the day when you feel icky!

            • Age:
            • 18-29
             
            1.0

            Not Crazy About It

            By Jaleesa

            from Houston, Texas

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply

            Cons

              Best Uses

                Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                This product does not work well for me. Certain area in the face still becomes oily and shiny.

                • Age:
                • 18-29
                 
                5.0

                Love it. I have oil skin and it helps with the oil.

                By Vicki

                from Texas

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Good Value
                • Long Lasting

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Oily Skin

                  Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                  Just spray on

                  • Age:
                  • 45-59
                   
                  4.0

                  Week trial a success

                  By Red wine

                  from Ocala, Fl

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Long Lasting

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Oily Skin

                    Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                    So far so good. It definetly makes my makeup stay on longer. Not as sticky as the urban decay primer and didn't clog my pores which is a plus since I have oily skin and easily breakout

                    • Age:
                    • 18-29
                     
                    5.0

                    This is my ALL TIME favorite primer water! I'm a big fan!

                    By Shalee

                    from Winston-Salem. NC

                    About Me Classic Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Versatile

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Daily Use

                      Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                      Super fine mist spray gives great coverage!

                      • Age:
                      • 45-59

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                      • 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
                      • Q:

                        Does this serve as a dual purpose, as a primer and setting spray?
                        Asked on 11/3/2015 by Hannah from Kentucky, US

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Yes, you are exactly right! Mist on this multitasking water in 3 ways:

                          Prime to create our sheerest canvas for makeup application.
                          Set your makeup to lock on your look.
                          Refresh throughout the day to wake up skin.

                          Answered on 11/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Is this travel-size bottle of Primer Water refillable?
                        Asked on 9/11/2015 by Dub from Ohio

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          Although Smashbox doesn't sell refills specifically, the bottle is able to be opened and refilled using the full size Primer Water. We hope this info helps!

                          Answered on 9/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
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