Perfecting your makeup means nothing if it doesn’t stay looking fabulous all day long. The way to ensure your makeup stays in place is by using a primer. A primer will help makeup go on smooth and last all day so you look great no matter how long it has been on. We’ve narrowed it down to five must-have primers to help your makeup last longer.
The best choice for those with larger pores, this primer helps minimize pore size and fills in any wrinkles. The light nude color blends in to any skin tone and the formula is infused with vitamin E, which helps protect your skin from free radical damage.
L’oreal Paris Magic Perfecting Base Face Primer
Smooth and soft, this primer goes on perfectly with your fingertips and blends easily into skin. This primer makes skin baby soft and is best underneath loose powder. This one can also double as an eye makeup primer – who doesn’t love a dual use product?
Mally Beauty Perfect Prep Poreless Primer
Locking in moisture and keeping skin refreshed is what this primer does best. It helps even skin texture while filling and minimizing fine lines and wrinkles. It’s also available in glow, which gives a light shimmer to look lit from within.
BareMinerals Prime Time Foundation Primer
A little goes a long way with this powerful product. The gel goes on thick but is quickly absorbed to provide smooth, even skin while helping shrink pores. This primer is available in four formulas: original, brightening, oil control and neutralizing.
NYX Studio Perfect Primer
An easy tube to throw in your purse or overnight bag, this primer goes on easily and helps makeup last the entire day or night. This is best for those who like to use a brush compared to their fingers. Clear is great for all skin tones, lavender helps brighten and even out yellow skin tones and green battles redness.
Keep your makeup where it needs to be while minimizing pores, diminishing wrinkles and creating smooth, silky skin. Make sure to add one of these makeup primers to your beauty routine today.