If you dare to wear makeup when the weather reaches unbearable temperatures, don’t let your handy work go in vain. Avoid a makeup meltdown by locking in your beat with a primer. Before applying foundation and concealer, it’s critical to prep your face with a matte base.
Matte primers are our go-to over other formulas because they help tighten pores and eliminate excess oil, all while withstanding the heat and humidity. They also provide a smooth canvas for flawless coverage.
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Your summer calendar is bound to be chalked full of music festivals and other outdoor gatherings. So, if you’re planning to put your best face forward, make sure this summer essential on deck.
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Skip the drama of a shiny t-zone when you apply this vegan-friendly mattifying primer. It demishes the size of pores and creates a smoothe canvas for applying makeup that will stay put for up to 12 hours.
For makeup that can withstand sweat and humidity, prep your oil prone areas with this targeted formula that leaves a fresh matte finish after foundation is applied.
Blur out imperfections, minimize pores and absorb oil with this lightweight invisible gel that wont leave anything but a fresh face behind.
Oily skin meets its match when prepped with this long-lasting mattifiying primer that helps to control excess sebum.
Keep your skin dry without compromising it’s suppleness when you apply this lightweight gel that mattifies and hydrates the skin.
Maintain breathable skin by applying this water-based formula, infused with pomegranate extract and witch hazel water, to mattify and tighten pores.
Not only does this primer reduce oil; it also minimizes blemishes to promote clearer and healthier-looking skin.
Your makeup routine will go a lot smoother when you make slathering this smoothing and mattifying base all over your face step one.
We love when products work double time, so it’s no wonder this lightweight water resistant gel primer, that keeps your skin dry and also clarifies acne, is one of the best bases for summer.
Here’s a hands-free way to lock in your makeup. This blur stick cancels out imperfections, fine lines and oil for a seamless complexion.
This formula balances your skin by controlling shine so that you can prolong the wear of flawless makeup.
Wearing this luxe primer on your face feels just as good as wearing a number from the brand’s prestigous clothing line. Get a silky smooth yet matte finish, all while enhancing your glow.
It’s all in the name. Meet the perfect primer for perfecting a matte finish.