Setting sprays and facial sprays are among my not-so-guilty pleasures in life. And the Jane Iredale Pommist is fabulous, because it’s sort of a facial spray and a setting spray at the same time. While I don’t think it prolongs makeup wear, it definitely improves the overall look of my makeup. It makes powder look dewy and fresh, like a glamorous second skin. I love the fresh smell and the hydrated feeling it gives my skin.
According to the website, the Jane Iredale Pommist is a “facial spritz with the added benefit of Pomegranate Extract, a powerful antioxidant and UV protector.” The Pommist does make my skin feel hydrated, even with makeup. I’ve never tried using it as skin care on its own. Generally speaking, I use the Pommist as a primer. It’s supposed to “conceal pores and fine lines.” While I don’t have large pores or many fine lines, I do think that it provided a good base for my makeup. My skin felt hydrated and fresh, and my makeup applies beautifully and lasted all day. I like using priming sprays to set my makeup, because it helps me prime without adding heaviness.
The one con of this spray is that the mist isn’t as fine as I would like. It isn’t chunky or blotchy, exactly, but sometimes the droplets are a little thicker than I would like. All in all, I like this spray a lot, especially for summer. It reminds me a little of MAC Fix+, but it smells like apples and it’s all natural.
What do you think of Jane Iredale’s products? I have only tried two things, but so far I’m impressed. Be sure to follow me on Instagram and Bloglovin’ and come back soon!