primer for oily t zone

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for primer for oily t zone.

Oily skin is a common problem, especially among women. It can lead to breakouts and make your skin look older than it is. But there are ways to combat this problem, including using a primer. A primer is a preparation that helps smooth out the look of your skin and makes it more even. Here are some great options for primers that will help keep your T-zone oil-free.

MAKE UP FOR EVERMini Step 1 Primer Shine Control

Size: 0.5 oz / 15 ml·ITEM: 2424760

Color: Shine Control

324 Reviews


This is good for oily skin. I apply it to my T zone only. Helps control oil for few hours...If you struggle with an oily t-zone like I do this is the primer for you

What it is: A mattifying makeup primer that absorbs oil to control shine, delivers a blurred, velvety finish, and extends makeup wear.


Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, and Combination

Concerns: Oil

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Ginseng: Known to protect, promote radiant-looking skin, and maintain a smooth complexion.

What Else You Need to Know: Achieve a blurred, matte complexion for up to 20 hours with the Mini Step 1 Primer Shine Control. This comfortable formula is made with mineral clay powder, absorbs oil, and controls shine while extending the wear of makeup.

GucciGucci Matte Primer

ITEM: 2508117

Size: 1 oz / 30 ml

85 Reviews


I have combo skin and my t-zone gets really oily but this keeps the oil under control. ...I didn't notice any separation from my makeup on my skin but did look a little oily on my t-zone at the end of the day. It is scented but it surprisingly didn't bother me like most scented products do.

What it is: A mattifying primer that keeps makeup looking fresh while leaving skin feeling cared for.

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Hyaluronic Acid and Glycerin: Create a naturally perfected and visibly unified complexion.

- Rose Centifolia: Soothes the skin and provides antioxidant power.

- Salicylic Acid and Bamboo Powders: Control shine for up to a day and blur the look of the pores.

What Else You Need to Know: The non-sticky, cool gel formula is developed for all skin types and designed to beautify one’s unique features, rather than mask them.

Yves Saint LaurentTouche Eclat Blur Face Primer

Size: 1 oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 1713114

Color: Blur Primer Gold - brightens and evens skintone

2.3K Reviews


Amazing primer...I don't always notice a difference with primers but this keeps my skin from getting oily in the T zone. ...It doesn't make you look oily! Which is great because I have an extremely oily t-zone.

What it is: A non-greasy, lightweight makeup primer with light-infused pigments and four nourishing oils that blur imperfections and smooths the look of skin.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Corn Oil, Apricot Kernel Oil, Passiflora oil, and Rice Bran Oil: Nurture and leave skin feeling soft.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, and phthalates.


Dry to Normal Skin! Not for oily girls...I absolutely loved it from a brightening and hydrating perspective. I have oily skin and live in Texas so the heat and humidity definitely made my T-Zone look oily after a few hours....Nar’s Hydrating Primer...It was lightweight when I applied it to my face, I applied it to my T-Zone where I get oily. I felt right away hydration and how it sinked right into my skin.

What it is: A refreshing, lightweight, and hydrating face primer enhanced with a natural glow for up to 12 hours of smooth and seamless makeup wear.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness, Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Uneven Texture

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Double Hyaluronic Acid: Immediately hydrates the surface of skin and delivers long-lasting hydration.
- Squalane: Supports skin’s barrier by locking in hydration and retaining moisture.
- Cacao Peptides and Moringa Seed: Helps defend skin from harmful blue light and pollution.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, o


I have combo skin with a very oily T-zone and this is amazing as a moisturizer and primer. ...I have combo skin (extremely oily t-zone and dry checks) - this stuff works wonders on my it!

Which skin type is it good for?
✔ Normal
✔ Oily
✔ Combination

What it is:
An advanced, oil-free face formula that hydrates, softens, and cushions skin.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Fine lines and wrinkles
- Oiliness

If you want to know more…
This oil-free formula combines the moisturizing power of shea butter with vitamins B, C, and E for antioxidant protection to fend off environmental damage. Grapefruit and geranium fragrances leave a light, uplifting scent on skin. With daily use, this cream—rich in feel, but never greasy—helps skin to look and feel its best.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

tartePoreless Mattifying Primer

Size: 1 oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 1935329

737 Reviews


favorite primer...I have combination skin..mostly dry with an oily t-zone that def. leans to the dry side during winter. ...this product is a MUST for every girl. it helps with refining pores and is great for girls with an oily t-zone. I even wear this by itself to give my skin a boost when I don't feel like wearing foundation. definitely provides a great palette before putting on your make-up.

What it is:
A vegan, 12-hour makeup primer that fights shine and minimizes the look of pores for a smooth, matte surface.

What it does:
This waterproof mattifying and re-texturizing complexion primer features optical matte-blur technology that reduces the look of imperfections.


It makes my skin much smoother and does a great job at controlling my oily t-zone....Fantastic Primer...This is the first thing that I have used by Tatcha, and I am very impressed. I have a very oily t-zone, and visibly large pores on each side of my nose.

What it is: A weightless liquid primer that protects skin from pollutants and makeup while helping your look go on better and last longer.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Redness, and Dullness and Uneven Texture

Formulation: Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Thin Layers of Silk (Fibroin, Sericin, and Silk Powder): Diminish the look of pores, fines lines, and imperfections for the perfect canvas before makeup.


A staple for oily skin!...I have a oily t-zone and sometimes my makeup tends to separate near my nose. ...only primer that has ever worked for me! i have an oily t-zone and dry cheeks so its hard finding something for both skin types but this does it!

What it is: An award-winning longwear gel makeup primer that grips makeup for up to 12 hours and hydrates with hyaluronic acid and niacinamide for a dewy finish.

Finish: Radiant

Formulation: Lightweight, Gel

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Highlighted Ingredients:

- Blue Agave Extract: Grips makeup to prevent melting, fading, and caking.

- Hyaluronic Acid and Niacinamide (Vitamin B3) : Boost hydration to visibly smooth uneven texture.

SEPHORA COLLECTIONMattify + Refine Primer

Size: 1.01 oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 2413326

42 Reviews


I have been using this on my forehead and T-zone. It has helped my forehead from getting oily. ...I have combination skin (oily t zone and dry cheeks) and it works rlly great on my oily zones.

What it is: A lightweight gel-cream primer that mattifies your skin, extends makeup wear, and controls shine for up to 10 hours.

Skin Type:
Oily and Combination

Concerns: Oil and Pores

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Witch Hazel Extract: Refines the look of pores.
- White Tea Extract: Helps protect skin from environmental factors.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of mineral oil. It is also vegan.

What Else You Need to Know: This mattifying gel-cream primer dries to a breathable, powder-like, natural-matte finish that is transparent on skin. It extends your makeup application and controls shine on combination to oily and even sensitive skin types. Plus it's non-comedogenic.

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