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Size 1 oz · ITEM 1161629
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$45.00

This product does such a great job mattifying skin and softening pores that sometimes I can even skip foundation!...it does seem to help conceal pores or that could honestly be the new complete complexion corrector cleansing pads working to shrink my pores(which I do like except a mild burning sensation and would actually recommend if you can get past the sting) asi have said before in other reviews I hate returning products and its not that bad better if I get my tan back and use a setting powder over foundation as it certainly does not have any kind of matt finish as I read in other reviews and although I d
What it is: A two-in-one pore refiner and makeup primer that helps diminish the look of pores and imperfections, mattifies the skin, and creates a smooth canvas.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores and Oiliness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Oil-Absorbing Spheres: Mattify skin and diffuse light to minimize the appearance of pores, expression lines, and wrinkles.
- Red Clover Flower Extract: Helps shrink the look of pores over time by rebalancing skin conditions responsible for pore enlargement.
- Derivative of Salicylic Acid: Gently exfoliates dead skin cells and oil build-up within pores, smooths the look of skin’s surface, and calms skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This primer is shown to keep skin shine-free with pore-refining ingredients including red clover flower extract that works to shrink the look of pores and a soothing derivative of salicylic acid that gently exfoliates away dead skin cells and oil build-up for a smooth canvas. Dermatologist-tested, hypoallergenic, and non-comedogenic.

Clinical Results: In an instrumental evaluation conducted on 30 volunteers:
- 40% reduction in skin oiliness after 1 application
- 100% showed a decrease in the appearance of pore size after 1 application
Size Standard Size - 0.75 oz/ 21 g · ITEM 1259068
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$32.00

I've tried using it with benefits mattifying gel....I've had it for a while as I got is as a gift last year but never really used it, but after watching a few review I decided to put it to the true test last night Applying my make up, I was hot and sweaty and I thought everything was going to melt off, but I left home at 11pm and returned at around 5pm and my face was still flawless
What it is: A primer that quickly minimizes the appearance of pores and fine lines for smoother-than-smooth skin.

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Cream

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

What Else You Need to Know: Apply this silky, lightweight balm alone, under or over makeup. This priming phenomenon is your quick fix solution for flawless looking skin. POREfessional’s translucent, oil-free formula complements all skin tones to create a smooth canvas and mattify shine. The formula contains a vitamin E derivative, which is known to protect skin from free radicals.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1855493
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$16.00

It works so well...I really like it...This primer is great at mattifying your skin!...I get really shiny in my T zone my nose in specific and the first time I tried this it made my skin super matte and I was really impressed but it dries me out so badly that its actually hard to apply my makeup and I can't use it as a primer only w/ concealer because it turns my skin this ashy grey color after I apply it
What it is:
A cooling, water-based primer that mattifies skin and helps to reduce shine and the appearance of pores.

What it does:
Mattify skin upon application with this water-based gel face primer. The formula reduces the appearance of pores, minimizes shine throughout the day, and extends the wear of makeup.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens

What else you need to know:
This product is not tested on animals.

Research results:
In a consumer use test:
- 95% of testers experienced instantly mattified skin upon application.
Size 1.7 oz/ 50 mL · ITEM 2303774
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$39.00

Nice on oily skin...Smooth on my face...I love the mattifying finish!!!...I personally loved this primer I have really oily skin and instantly as soon as I applied the primer my face felt less oily and super soft my doing looked smoother and my make up went on great I did get oily after wearing it for a while but it lasted loger than any other primer
What it is: A water-based, blurring primer that absorbs excess oil for a mattifying, soft-focus effect while extending wear of makeup.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Microalgae: Conditions skin over time for improved look and texture.
- Blurring Powders: Provides a mattifying effect while optically blurring the appearance of pores and lines by diffusing light.
- Glycerin: Attracts moisture to the skin so skin feels comfortable all day.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances.

What Else You Need to Know:The breathable formula seals in skincare and creates a protective barrier that extends makeup wear. It is formulated with skin-loving ingredients, so it not only protects skin, but it is also good for skin.

Clinical Results:Based on an independent US consumer study on 32 participants after 1 week of use:
- 88% said the primer makes my skin look smooth
- 88% said the primer visibly refines skin texture
- 88% said the primer mattifies skin instantly and all day
Size 0.5 oz/ 15 g · ITEM 2300325
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$42.00

Wanted to like it...good for oily skin...Great for mattifying, not great all day wear...I usually have to blot my face a lot throughout the day because I've oily skin and with this primer I only had to blot my face once and it wasn't as much oil as I usually have and I did realized it minimized my pores
What it is: A clarifying face primer balm that instantly mattifies and controls shine all day while helping to keep makeup looking fresh.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oiliness, Pores, and Acne and Blemishes

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Super 6 Acid Blend (Lactic Acid, Salicylic Acid, Glycolic Acid, Mandelic Acid, Tartaric Acid, and Pyruvic Acid): Helps keep the complexion clear.
- Charcoal and Oil-balancing Clay: Provide all-day shine control, absorb excess oils, and blur skin imperfections.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Delivers instant and all-day hydration.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates. This product is also vegan.

What Else You Need to Know: Prep. Clarify. Prime. This lightweight primer balm applies clear, creating a silky-smooth blurred base for even makeup application while providing all-day shine control. Non-acnegenic and oil-free, the hydrating formula creates a comfortable, breathable barrier that helps keep dirt, oil, debris, and makeup from clogging pores—so skin stays clear and glowing.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1349976
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$39.00

Gets the job done...Great primer for a mattifying finish....I liked how it felt on my face but after a while I found myself needing to blot/powder my face every few hours as the primer was not controlling my oil as much as I would like it to but as I mentioned, I liked how it made my makeup look for the few hours after I put it on
What it is: An oil-free, lightweight gel primer that smooths complexion and leaves a soft-focus finish.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Prep skin for flawless makeup application while creating a silky-smooth canvas with this primer that‘s infused with peptides and antioxidant vitamin C. This fragrance-free, water-based primer is ideal for sensitive, blemish-prone, oily, or combination skin.
Size 1.0 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 2416642
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$36.00

Gets the job done...It is super smooth and mattifying!...I really like the primer I felt like it went really well with the foundation I cannot give much detail about primer because I don't really have any pores or much issue with my skin but I wasn't a big fan of the formula being watery I like primer that are more cream formula and for 36 I am not really sure if it's worth
What it is: A weightless, water-based primer that visibly mattifies, refines pores, and blurs the skin with light-diffusion technology.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Oil, Pores, Uneven Skin Tone

Formulation: Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Mattifying Powders and Peptides: Visibly minimize shine.
- Sebum-Catch Powder: Prolongs makeup wear by absorbing oil and sweat throughout the day.
- Snowflake Powder: Scatters light to smooth the appearance of fine lines, wrinkles, and rough skin.

What Else You Need to Know: Quickly and visibly blur and mattify your complexion with this water-based primer. It provides up to eight hours of hydration while absorbing excess oil throughout the day. The formula is non-comedogenic and dermatologist tested.

Clinical Results: In an independent, 3-day US consumer study of 103 women:
- 94% agreed the primer made skin feel soft and fresh
- 92% agreed the primer smoothed the surface of skin
- 91% agreed the primer improved the finish of foundation
Size Standard Size - 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1074442
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$54.00

Smooth, silky and mattifying...It evens out your skin tone like a dream, however, and you can use it on top of another primer - I use the smashbox photofinish pore and line primer, or a cream concealer, to fill in any scars, and then use this primer over top my entire face to ensure a flawless complexion when I do my full face
What it is: A state-of-the-art primer that extends the wear of foundation for a perfect complexion—elevate your foundation to unprecedented performance.

Formulation: Cream

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Titanium Dioxide 2.45%: Protects skin from harmful UVA/UVB rays.
- Zinc Oxide 4.2%: Provides physical protection from damaging UVA rays.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: With a texture unlike any other, this oil free primer not only creates a smooth, even canvas for makeup, but also conceals redness, minimizes the appearance of pores, fine lines and wrinkles, and provides broad spectrum SPF 15 protection, all in a supremely airy, silky, cloud-like texture.
Size 1.08 oz/ 32 mL · ITEM 1925528
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$32.00

It didn't blur my pores or mattify my face....I love this primer so much, let me tell you something, I tried to many primer but Finally I found the perfect primer for my dry skin ( my T zone is a little oily) and I'm so happy with my new foundation from fenty beauty, I applied it at 5:00am and when I came back home around 9pm my makeup still look so flawless omg and I didn't touch my face, I applied translucent powder from Laura mercier and all nighter mist that's it
Skin type:
✔ Normal
✔ Dry
✔ Combination
✔ Oily

What it is:
A shine-stopping, pore-diffusing primer that smooths the way for better foundation application and longer wear with an instant retouch effect.

What it does:
Nothing is sexier than touch-worthy skin. Pro Filt’r Instant Retouch Primer is the first step to getting there. Paired with Pro Filt'r Foundation, this oil-free primer smooths away the look of pores, visibly evens skin tone and texture, and instantly absorbs shine without feeling dry or chalky. That means smoother foundation application and longer makeup wear.

Unlike a basic mattifying primer, Pro Filt’r’s cushiony, touch-me-now texture mattifies skin with the lightest possible feel for a full-on sensorial experience. The universal invisipink™ formula creates a filter-like blurring effect and melts instantly into all skin tones without a trace. Pro Filt’r works all day to help makeup last longer, and feel lightweight and comfortable, so you don’t have to worry about your skin—and you’ll be ready for anything.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
For Rihanna, creating the perfect soft matte base is the most important part of any look—and the first step to the Fenty Face, her real-life method for killer radiance.

"I wanted this primer to feel soft and moisturizing at the same time, as well as do the job of keeping makeup on."—Rihanna, Brand Founder

Fenty Beauty is 100 percent cruelty-free.
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1349968
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$37.00

Mattifying, perfect for my oily skin....I was browsing for a best primer for the past two months and finally I spot this primer but still I don want to spend more before using the product.I got this mini primer which is very nice and I will sure get the next tube in full size
What it is: A clear primer gel that smooths skin and pores so your makeup lasts, while vitamins A and E protect your skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Reduce the appearance of fine lines and pores while locking in your makeup with this primer. Lightweight and oil-free, it gives you a flawless finish, while antioxidants and vitamins A and E help protect your skin from pollutants, damage, and stress.

Clinical Results: In a consumer study on 103 women after 1 week of use:
- 93% said they saw blurred imperfections
- 93% said they saw smoother skin
- 91% said they saw a minimized appearance of pores and lines
Size 0.84 oz/ 25 mL · ITEM 2109221
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$35.00

nice but not wow...It is not greasy...It does mattify pretty well!...i don't give her a 5 star rating for the smell of the product it smells like alcohol and that is a concern for me but I really like this primer I love is matte but don't make my skin see dry and that is a plus for me I received this from @Lancome for testing purposes
What it is:
A mattifying and hydrating makeup primer.

What it does:
This ultra-lightweight, oil-free makeup primer mattifies your complexion to diminish the look of unwanted shine while visibly reducing the appearance of pores and fine lines. It helps foundation apply to more evenly and to stay longer. Plus, it’s formulated to let light reflect off the skin’s surface, so there’s no flashback effect.
Size 1 oz/ 30mL · ITEM 2268431
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$32.00

I love this line...Fine but not great...Goes on clear and helps mattify makeup....My skin tends to get oily when I apply BB cream or foundation without a primer but this primer makes a huge difference
What it is: A mattifying primer for combination-to-oily skin that delivers maximum all-day shine control while improving and extending the wear of foundation.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Blue Agave Extract: Helps to mattify the skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is oil-free and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Mattify skin, fight shine all day, and smooth the look of pores without feeling tight or dry with the Pro Filt'r Mattifying Primer. Paired with Pro Filt'r foundation (sold separately), this oil-free primer—made with Blue Agave Extract and blurring powder—helps makeup blend better, last longer, and stay fresh all day without caking.
Size 0.94 oz/ 28 mL · ITEM 2448124
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$26.00

My new holy grail...It is super light...Wow it is mattifying but very hydrating!...I think it does a great job of blurring my pores and it did give me a subtle matte look however I did notice a bit of shine after a few hours which to me is no big deal because I live in AZ and it gets super hot here this time of year so staying matte all day is hard to achieve, over all I love the primer in my opinion it did exactly what it claimed to do
What it is: A hydrating, cushiony gel primer that blurs the look of pores and fine lines, boosts and extends makeup wear, and helps fight shine all day.

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination

Concerns: Oil and Pores

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates and conditions.
- Green Tea Extract: Helps soothe and calm skin.
- Vitamin E: Protects skin from environmental stressors.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, and retinyl palmitate. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Great alone or under makeup, this lightweight, plush gel primer helps absorb shine, visibly evens out skin texture, and smooths away the look of pores quickly with a soft-focus effect. It is made with hyaluronic acid and also soothes while providing lasting hydration, so skin stays comfortable all day under makeup.

Clinical Results: In an independent consumer study of 65 women:
- 100% said it minimizes and smooths away the look of pores
- 100% said it helps fight shine and extends foundation wear all day
- 98% said it blurs the look of fine lines
Size 1 oz/ 30 mL · ITEM 1900117
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$36.00

So far I love it...Good for oily skin...Better at mattifying than concealing pores...I am superrr oily and I pat it on my skin let it settle and then I applied my foundation (estee lauder double wear) I applied it at 10:00 am I washed my face at 12:00 midnight And I was still shine free Get a sample and try it first
What it is:
An oil-free makeup primer that mattifies and controls shine throughout the day, while also prolonging the look of makeup.

What it does:
Pore & Shine Control Primer instantly blurs the look of pores and mattifies skin throughout the day with its soft-focus powders. It’s enriched with African whitewood, oleanolic acid, and peptides help to absorb excess shine for skin that looks smoother and more balanced.

What else you need to know:
"Primer smooths the skin and helps the finished look last longer."—François Nars, Founder and Creative Director
Size 1 oz / 30 ml · ITEM 2424679
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$37.00

I really like it...I do recommend it...Amazing and Mattifying...first impressions, this is a good primer and this really works,It did everything it was supposed to and more but I for my type of skin I dont think it was that good, but I will keep using this primer to try better ways of using this, this primer will definitely works on my mothers skin
What it is: A mattifying makeup primer that absorbs oil to control shine, delivers a blurred, velvety finish, and extends makeup wear.

Finish:
Natural

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, and Combination

Concerns: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Ginseng: Known to protect, promote radiant-looking skin, and maintain a smooth complexion.

What Else You Need to Know: Achieve a blurred, matte complexion for up to 20 hours with the Step 1 Primer Shine Control. This comfortable formula is made with mineral clay powder, absorbs oil, and controls shine while extending the wear of makeup.
Size 0.7 oz/ 20 g · ITEM 1970235
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$52.00

This really makes the makeup stay on longer and it helps mattify any oiliness....I know is pricey but is worth every penny plus a little goes a long way , I love it I so glad I give it a try it works perfect in my skin I have combo to normal also my makeup looks bomb with this is just a unique primer skincare awesome product
Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination
✔ Dry
✔ Sensitive

What it is:
A velvety priming balm of pressed silk that smooths and makes makeup last longer while keeping it out of skin, helping to prevent clogged pores and breakouts.

Solutions for:
- Pores
- Oiliness
- Dullness and uneven texture

If you want to know more…
This multitasking skin-protecting, makeup-perfecting primer is for face, eyes, and lips. Silk extracts feel nourishing on skin and diminish the look of pores, fines lines, and imperfections for the perfect canvas before makeup. Silk powder makes makeup glide on more evenly and last longer, minimizing excess shine with a soft focus finish. A protective layer derived from botanicals acts as a barrier between makeup and skin, helping to prevent clogged pores that can lead to breakouts. Anti-pollution natural active ingredients fight immediate attack from environmental stressors and help support the skin’s barrier function to act against future attack, visibly reducing the appearance of wrinkles and dullness. Pink and gold pearl helps even skin tone for a healthy look, and hadasei-3—a trinity of Japanese superfoods green tea, rice, and algae—visibly restores youthful radiance.

What else you need to know:
This product is noncomedogenic, non-irritating, non-sensitizing, dermatologist tested, cruelty-free, and formulated without synthetic fragrances, mineral oil, sulfate detergents, urea, DEA, or TEA.

The journey of The Silk Canvas to you: the final step of the geisha’s skincare ritual—and the beginning of her makeup—is to press a thin layer of melted Japanese wax called Bintsuke into her skin. This soft layer creates a smooth, poreless canvas to help her makeup last all day and protect her skin beneath. Tatcha brings a modern evolution of this time-honored practice to life in The Silk Canvas.

Beauty that gives back: every Tatcha purchase you make supports girls’ education around the world. Tatcha is proud to partner with Room to Read to transform girls’ futures.—Victoria Tsai, Founder

Research results:
- 100% of subjects agreed that their skin felt smoother immediately after application

After 2 weeks:
- 100% of subjects agreed after using the primer that their skin felt soft, fresh, and natural, more even-toned, younger, and healthier, and their makeup applied more smoothly
- 95% of subjects agreed after using the primer that their skin had a healthy glow, a soft "filter finish" look even without makeup, their skin had a satin finish, and their foundation had better coverage
- 90% of subjects agreed after using the primer that their makeup did not crease and that they would wear the primer alone without makeup

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Size 1.52 oz/ 45 mL · ITEM 2169423
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$32.00

It doesn't mattify, glow, etc. it keeps the integrity of your makeup intact....I got this for free for my birthday kit so I choose this kit it comes with a cheek lip combo a mini mascara and a sample of this I used it before putting my foundation I let it dry then apply my foundation and it went so smooth It did not look like I had any pores of any kind I really loved it I will be getting a full bottle once I finish my current primer
What it is: An award-winning, hydrating, makeup-gripping gel primer that is formulated with hemp-derived cannabis seed extract and blue agave extract.
Skin Type: Normal and Dry
Skincare Concerns: Loss of Firmness and Elasticity, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Dryness
Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hemp-Derived Cannabis Seed Extract: Hydrates and smooths skin while also helping to provide antioxidant benefits.
- Blue Agave Extract: Visibly smooths skin texture and helps hydrate.
- Aloe Water and Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrate, soothe, and calm skin.
Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan, cruelty-free, and gluten-free.
What Else You Need to Know: This primer contains aloe water, hyaluronic acid, sweet cherry, and vitamins B3 and B5 to nourish skin for a healthier-looking base and glow. It is a silicone-free, oil-free formula that goes on clear to work across all skin tones and types.
Clinical Results: In a consumer-perception study, immediately after use:
- 100% of people said skin feels smoother
- 93.3% of people said skin feels more hydrated
- 93.3% of people said makeup went on easier
12 hours after application:
- 100% of people said skin feels more hydrated