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Try It Tuesday: Maybelline's Blur + Smooth Primer

What happens when you are obsessed with trying everything so you can find the true holy grail products and you also work at a makeup store and decided to shop during the holiday rush? Well you pick the first thing in sight and try it out. 


I personally love Maybelline as a brand in general so I had high expectations before I even tried this out. I also don't have much experience with using face primers so I also didn't really know what to expect. I know it's supposed to smooth my skin and blur it (so eliminate pores). It sounds like a possible dupe for Benefit's Porefessional. My friend has tried this and said she liked it and she knows her stuff with makeup so if it's good in her book, it'll be good with me. 
As far as primer application goes, I don't see much of a difference when I put them on. I only put a small dot the size of the nozzle (is that what it's called? It the size of the bit that the product comes out of) and then put it all over with my stippling brush. 
First impressions of it was pretty good. It definitely smoothed my skin, not too sure if it eliminates my pores quite as nice as the Porefessional but maybe that's because I'm not using enough? It made my makeup last through my shift at work and that's what matters most. I'll be on the lookout to see just how well it blurs and report back in due time. 

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