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Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water

Smashbox

Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water

1.0 oz Item 2288527

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Smashbox's Photo Finish Primer Water is a transparent primer water that is non-acnegenic, ophthalmologist and dermatologist-tested.

"I use it as a primer before makeup, as a setting spray to help keep makeup in place, and as a misting spray throughout the day to refresh skin. It's like a spa in a bottle!" - Lori Taylor Davis, Global Pro Lead Artist at Smashbox.

Benefits:
  • Immediately moisturizes, soothes and adds radiance
  • Preps skin for makeup application
  • Instantly absorbs into skin for lasting hydration
  • Leaves skin looking ultra soft without adding shine
  • Revitalizing electrolytes reawaken skin and restore moisture
  • Can be used as a setting spray
  • Use to refresh makeup throughout the day
  • Ideal for all skin types
  • Cruelty-free

In a consumer study on 102 women after 1 use:
  • 93% said it leaves skin instantly hydrated
  • 90% said it absorbs quickly

In a consumer study on 102 women after 1 week of use:
  • 93% said it worked well with their skin tone
  • 90% said skin felt refreshed

Formulated without parabens, sodium lauryl sulfate, phthalates, oil, fragrance and talc. Vegan friendly.

Click here to find your perfect Smashbox Photo Finish Primer!

Hold bottle 8 - 10 inches away from face and mist onto skin evenly.

Mist on this multitasking water in 3 ways:
  • 1. Prime to create our sheerest canvas for makeup application
  • 2. Set your makeup to lock on your look
  • 3. Refresh throughout the day to wake up skin

Studio tip: For an extra refreshing mist, try storing it 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
 
4.4

(based on 177 reviews)

89%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (139)
  • Long lasting (113)
  • Good value (51)
  • Versatile (33)
  • Lightweight (31)

Cons

  • Wears off easily (7)
  • Doesn't work (3)

Best Uses

  • Daily use (71)
  • Normal skin (53)
  • Sensitive skin (50)
  • Dry skin (48)
  • Oily skin (48)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (80), Trendy style (34), Classic style (32)

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3.0

Cover your eyes

By ClevahGuhl

from Tampa Fl

About Me Trendy Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Long Lasting
  • My eyes swelled with first time use.

Cons

    Best Uses

      Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

      I have very sensitive eyes. The first time I've used the primer water my eyes swelled up. I just cover my eyes now. The primer water works well over the actual primer and your make up will stay on up to 15 hours or more.

      • Age:
      • 45-59
       
      5.0

      LOVE.

      By tina

      from florida

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Good Pigmentation
      • Versatile

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Daily Use
        • Normal Skin
        • Oily Skin
        • Special Occasions

        Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

        smells good. light weight feeling. you can use as a primer or a setting spray, even just to 'refresh.'

        • Age:
        • 18-29
         
        4.0

        Recommend

        By Chelsea

        from Florida

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Long Lasting
        • Versatile

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Dry Skin
          • Normal Skin
          • Sensitive Skin
          • Special Occasions

          Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

          When you press down to spray, you can't press down a bunch of times like it's a normal spray because then it won't spray right lol. I was spraying this wrong for a little bit because I usually use a different setting spray. I prefer the way this sprays ! I love it!, I just wasn't using it right at first so just some advice lol

          • Age:
          • 18-29
           
          5.0

          Smashbox Primer Water

          By LG

          from Long Beach ca

          About Me Trendy Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Easy To Apply
          • good for combo skin
          • Good Value
          • Long Lasting
          • Versatile

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Daily Use
            • Sensitive Skin
            • Special Occasions

            Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

            Omg I love smashbox products and this prime water is now my holy g.

            • Age:
            • 30-44
             
            5.0

            Use it all the time

            By Tutti

            from Daytona Beach, Fl.

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Easy To Apply
            • Good Value
            • Versatile

            Cons

              Best Uses

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

              Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

              I use it all the time, sometimes jusy to refresh my skin

              • Age:
              • 30-44
               
              2.0

              I thought I liked it

              By Mgolden

              from Florida

              About Me Natural Style

              Pros

              • Easy To Apply
              • Good Value

              Cons

              • Broke me out

              Best Uses

              • Dry Skin
              • Normal Skin
              • Oily Skin

              Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

              I really liked this at first but there's something in this that made me break out. I didn't change anything in my skin care routine or make up except this and I noticed after a couple of days I started breaking out.

              • Age:
              • 18-29
               
              5.0

              Refreshing and Works!

              By ltlchef

              from bridgewater, NJ

              About Me Classic Style

              Verified Reviewer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Combination Skin
                • Normal Skin

                Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                I use this as a Primer before Make up. I mist it all over my face, and this fine mist is SO Refreshing, I look forward to the feeling every morning! It dries quickly, and does keep my combo-oily skin from being shiny by the end of the day. Sometimes if I want to add illumination to my face, I'll spray this first, and add an illuminating Primer, as this doesn't interfere with it.

                • Age:
                • 30-44
                 
                5.0

                Favorite finishing spray/ primer

                By Ari

                from Harrisburg PA

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Dry Skin
                  • Normal Skin
                  • Oily Skin

                  Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                  I tend to have oily skin, this doesn't intensify the oil. It's a little pricy but it's worrh it. I love the smell of it!

                  • Age:
                  • 18-29
                   
                  4.0

                  Will buy full size now!!

                  By Morgan B

                  from Wisconsin

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Long Lasting

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Normal Skin

                    Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                    I really like this primer! Although it isn't the best I've used as far as long lasting it's still amazing! It doesn't leave a resadue feel to your skin, and it sets makeup well. I put my makeup on at 5:30 and take it off around 3 or 4 and it still looks great! Only con is on days I'm warmer (and where I may get a smidge sweaty) or on really oily days it will only last until noon(ish), although that's still better than not using a primer at all.

                    • Age:
                    • 18-29
                     
                    5.0

                    Always need to buy it when I run out

                    By Runnergirl

                    from El Paso tx

                    About Me Natural Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Long Lasting

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Normal Skin

                      Comments about Smashbox Travel Size Photo Finish Primer Water:

                      Na

                      • Age:
                      • 30-44

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                      • Q:

                        Is this good for someone with dry skin ?
                        Asked on 11/1/2017 by BeachBarbie8 from Maryland

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! Photo Finish Primer Water is good for all skin types; especially dry skin. Pair it with our Primerizer for extra hydration. You'll love the way your skin looks.

                          Answered on 11/3/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Can this be used with a cc cream/primer (green)? If so, would this go on before or after? thanks!
                        Asked on 7/16/2017 by Ang from OR

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! You can use the Photo Finish Primer Water to prep, prime refresh and set, so it can go on before or after your cc cream/primer.

                          Answered on 7/20/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • Q:

                        Can I use this with the photo finish foundation primer? If so do I apply that first, allow it to dry/ set, then spray this? Thanks!
                        Asked on 5/10/2017 by Sara from San Francisco, Ca

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi There! You absolutely can use the Primer Water with the Photo Finish Foundation Primer. Start of by using the Photo Finish Primer under your makeup. Then use the Primer Water to set your makeup. You can also use it to refresh your look throughout the day.

                          Answered on 5/15/2017 by Brand Expert from Smashbox Cosmetics
                      • 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
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