Your Ultimate Guide to Primers
Mascara PrimerOne of our biggest beauty pet peeves is mascara that flakes and falls all over your face. You can fight the flake by using a lash priming conditioner. Not only do mascara primers provide longer, fuller lashes and extend the wear of your favorite mascara, many actually protect, moisturize, and condition to promote healthy eyelashes.
; Smashbox Layer Lash Primer; ; Clinique Lash Building Primer
Eye Shadow PrimerOkay, we take it back…creasing eye shadow is our biggest pet peeve. If you suffer fromoily eyelids (ditto) you may have given up on the dream of flawless, creaseless eye makeup. But relying on your foundation primer to keep your eye shadow in place could be where you’re going wrong. Instead, keep foundation primer just for the face and look for eye shadow base that dries to a matte finish.
Too Faced Shadow Insurance; MAC Pro Longwear Paint Pot in Painterly or Soft Ochre; ;
Lip PrimerLipstick smudges, feathers and fades. Sad, but true. You can combat this unfortunate fact of life and kiss reapplying goodbye by first applying a foundation of sorts for your lips. The perfect lip primer will lock in moisture and create a smooth base for all of your berries, brights, and burgundies. Choose a silky formula packed with conditioning ingredients to create the ideal canvas for lasting color.
Bite Beauty Line & Define Lip Primer; Becca Lip Priming Perfector; Guerlain Kiss Kiss Liplift;
Foundation PrimerAll primers for the face are going to make for a smoother, longer-lasting foundation application. But why stop there? Pick one with added benefits that suits the needs of your skin. Once you’ve found the right one for you, you’ll only need a small amount…you apply it like pros do, that is.
; ; Hourglass Veil Mineral Primer;