ULTA
  • Home
  • / Makeup
  • / Face
  • / Primer
  • / Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear
AlmaySmart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear

Almay

Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear

Item #: 2239983

Smart shade primer by Almay starts gives you the perfect start to your makeup routine.

Details+

Reviews

Product Reviews

REVIEW SNAPSHOT®

by PowerReviews
AlmaySmart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear
 
2.7

(based on 123 reviews)

43%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (78)
  • Lightweight (62)
  • Smooth (41)
  • Blends well (38)
  • Natural looking (34)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (42)
  • Poor coverage (17)
  • Irritates skin (13)
  • Doesn't stay on (12)
  • Causes breakouts (8)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (49)
  • All skin types (32)
  • Going out (21)
  • Sensitive skin (21)
  • Travel (12)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (63), Classic style (32), Trendy style (16)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (60), Medium (37)

Reviewed by 123 customers

Displaying reviews 1-10

Back to top

Previous | Next »

 
5.0

Great product.

By Sandi

from Temple, TX

About Me Classic Style

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • Sensitive Skin
    • Travel

    Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

    Really makes a great base for applying foundation.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium
     
    4.0

    Fun colors cooler smoother blended face

    By Excellent Elle

    from Boca Raton, Florida

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Easy To Take-off
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting
    • Natural Looking
    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • All Skin Types
      • Everyday
      • Going Out
      • Sensitive Skin
      • Travel

      Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

      easy to apply, get with or without makeup

      • Skin Tone:
      • Fair
       
      1.0

      Smells horrible

      By Lisa

      from Rochester, NY

      About Me Natural Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Blends Well

      Cons

        Best Uses

          Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

          I wouldn't say this is a bad product, but it smells really bad. It made it so I didn't want to use it. I ended up returning it to the store.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Fair
           
          1.0

          AWFUL DO NOT BUY!

          By Sarah

          from riverside

          Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

          It was one of my least favorite primers, I myself tend to have oily skin and a few red marks here and there and it didn't change the look of anything and left my face dewy and smelling awful.

           
          5.0

          Great for teenagers

          By satisfied

          from north carolina

          About Me Natural Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Great price

          Cons

            Best Uses

              Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

              This product is great for teenagers to control oil before applying make-up. I purchase for my daughter under her Bare Minerals powder it helped with her natural tone due to her oily skin

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              4.0

              Decent primer, could be cheaper

              By Kenzie

              from Location not applicable

              Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

              A lot of people say this smells terrible, and I have yet to smell anything of the sort. I realize that it sits on your face but if it's not directly under your nose it shouldn't be a big deal. It helps my foundation smooth on but has not done an exceptional job in blurring redness and blemishes.

               
              5.0

              I Love this!

              By Donna

              from Fruitport, MI

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Natural Looking

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Everyday
                • Going Out
                • Sensitive Skin
                • Travel

                Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

                I wanted something that would give my aging skin a lift and not look like I had a lot of makeup on, this was great

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium

                (0 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                1.0

                smells disgusting

                By Lindsey

                from Florida

                Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

                The phrase "you get what you pay for" applies to this product. I was using the Stila One Step product and wanted to try and find something a little less pricey. Bought this and I almost gagged when I first put it on because the smell is rancid. And it doesn't really do anything. Will be switching back to Stila, a quality product.

                (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                 
                3.0

                Primer

                By V-makeup LOVE

                from Perris, CA

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Blends Well
                • Easy To Apply
                • Easy To Take-off
                • Lightweight
                • Long Lasting
                • Natural Looking
                • Smooth

                Cons

                • Smells Horribly

                Best Uses

                • All Skin Types
                • Everyday
                • Going Out
                • Redness On Skin

                Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

                It helped with redness and color spots , it reminded me of a dupe for stilla primer but it smells really bad. If you can get passed the smell, then its worth it but I don't think I would purchase it again.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair
                 
                1.0

                Horrible

                By whitliff

                from Boise, ID

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Reviewer

                Pros

                • Lightweight

                Cons

                • Ineffective

                Best Uses

                  Comments about Almay Smart Shade Perfect Correct Primer Clear:

                  This primer is awful. It smells like cat pee, and my foundation stays on better without it.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

                  Displaying reviews 1-10

                  Back to top

                  Previous | Next »