Base Coat Makeup

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Base coats are a must-have for any beauty enthusiast. They're the first step to creating a smooth, even surface for your face, and they can also help protect your natural skin from future damage. Here are some of the best base coats on the market today.

NARSPro-Prime™ Smudge Proof Eyeshadow Base

Size: 0.26 oz/ 7 mL·ITEM: 1236843

Color: Original

2.6K Reviews

$35.00

This is definitely a makeup must have! I have tried numerous eye shadow bases and none of them have worked as well as the Nars product....A makeup bag must have!...Best Base Ever!...THE BEST BASE!

What it is:
A lightweight primer that creates a seamless canvas that keeps cream and powder eye color looking brilliant, fresh, and just-applied all day.

What it does:
This smudge-proof eyeshadow base uses a unique polymer and mineral powder blend to get a firm grip on color for long-lasting, gorgeous wear. Fortified with a special deep-sea extract and an antioxidant rice extract, it dries on contact and keeps the delicate eye lid smooth and ready for eyeshadow application.

What else you need to know:
This fragrance-free product is ophthalmologist and dermatologist tested.

tarteMini Maracuja Creaseless Concealer

Size: 0.035 oz / 1 g·ITEM: 2274090

Color: 52S deep sand - deep skin with yellow undertones

771 Reviews

$20.00

I may well switch or use this concealer as a base and layer the designer product on top....DEFINITELY a thick, full coverage concealer which you will not want if your makeup consists of light, everyday looks… i use this concealer for cut creases and covering up mistakes and so this product is perfect for me!!

What it is: A vegan, full-coverage, creamy under-eye concealer with a new applicator that’s totally foolproof and travel-friendly.

Coverage: Full

Finish: Radiant

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Maracuja: Rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin C for firmer-, brighter-, smoother-looking skin and maximum hydration.
- Vitamin C: A free radical fighter with antioxidant benefits that also helps diminish premature signs of aging, while brightening skin.
- Vitamin E: A natural preservative that also acts as an emollient and antioxidant.

MAC CosmeticsPrep + Prime Lip Primer

ITEM: 2096964

Size: 0.05 oz/ 1.7 g

55 Reviews

$34.00

Good base, bad smell...This works pretty well to create a base for liquid lips. Put it on several minutes in advance. ...This product is a great base before applying lipstick or a lip colour. It helps keeps your lips soft and smooth, and I find my lipstick stays on longer when I use it.


A color-free lipstick base that adds light moisture, smooths, and refines the look of lips.

What it does:
This conditioning, color-free base is made to be worn under lipstick. It adds light moisture, smooths, and refines the look of lips. It also creates a smooth lip surface, for easier makeup application and appearance—reducing lipstick feathering and providing long-term hydration.

What else you need to know:
This product is dermatologist-tested, fragrance-free, and oil-free.

$38.00

It also was the perfect base for my makeup. It’s super lightweight and kept my makeup in place for my entire work day. ...It also provided a longlasting base for my makeup. Definitely would recommend it.

What it is: A skincare-packed priming foam that visibly brightens and hydrates to bring out your skin’s natural glow and create a smooth base for makeup.

Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Turmeric and Saffron Extracts: Visibly brighten skin and reduce redness for a healthy, natural glow.

- Apricot Extract: Nurtures skin and seals in moisture.

- Wu-Zhu-Yu Extract and Hydra Booster: Boosts radiance, helps visibly even skin tone, and locks in hydration for smoother skin.


Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents,

$48.50

Aussi beau utilisé seul que comme base de maquillage....Obsessed with this primer! Perfect base layer for all my makeup, would highly recommend!

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

What it is:
A lightweight primer formulated with coconut alkanes in an antioxidant-rich, organic base of botanical juices infused with an age-defying serum.

Solutions for:
- Dryness
- Fine lines and wrinkles

If you want to know more…
Phyto Pigments Illuminating Primer is formulated to illuminate skin, smooth the appearance of lines and wrinkles, and blur imperfections for a flawless complexion and naturally beautiful radiance. It hydrates skin and controls oil with coconut alkanes and organic glycerin.

$35.50

The velvet matte finish provides a stunning blush shade that stays put all day without appearing oily. I apply it over the base on my cheeks, a dab on my lips, and sometimes as a hint of eyeshadow. ...In the past I've had to bid farewell to my blush and had to fully clean my makeup bag due to the powdered blush crumbling. I don't have to worry about this with the blush stick.

What it is: A buttery soft lip and cheek blush in a velvet matte finish that gives a beautiful, blurred satin-skin look all day long.

Finish: 
Matte


Formulation: 
Stick

Highlighted Ingredients: 
- Avocado Oil: Supports collagen synthesis.

- African Yellow Wood Bark Extract: Nixes excess oil production while visibly smoothing out texture.

- Blurring Microspheres: Give an airy, soft-focus blurred effect to the skin.


Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan and cruelty-free.

Ami ColéLight-Catching Highlighter Balm

Size: 0.14 oz / 4 g·ITEM: 2631695

Color: Glaze - clear with golden light-reflective minerals

18 Reviews

$30.00

Use this for an everyday natural dewy glow. Perfect for no makeup days....FYI / OTHER THOUGHTS: * Clear base with fine gold shimmers - does not leave glitter on skin * Buildable but not for those looking for an intense glow * Highly recommend BUY, BUY, BUY 🛍️ or BYE-BYE 👋🏼?

What it is: A lightweight highlighter balm with golden, light-reflective minerals for a dewy glow in seconds.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Baobab Seed Oil: Hydrates and nourishes skin.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Made in one universally flattering shade with a translucent base, this subtle highlighter gives your skin a dewy, natural-looking glow.

tarteBase Tape Hydrating Primer

ITEM: 2453355

Size: 1 oz/ 30 mL

24 Reviews

$46.00

This primer helps my makeup stay all day, but even without makeup on top I feel like it gives me a "clean girl" aesthetic...So hydrating and creamy. It keeps my makeup on all day. I love that Sephora is caring this.

What it is: A priming serum that acts like a makeup magnet.

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination

Concerns: Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Coconut: Nourishes, leaving skin smooth and soft.
- Jojoba: Leaves skin soothed, soft, and supple.
- Grapeseed: Hydrates without the weight.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, sulfates SLS & SLES, and triclosan. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This lightweight serum primer keeps skin hydrated for up to 12 hours while improving foundation application and extending wear. It also helps keep makeup from caking in lines and pores.

$16.00

I used this under my makeup for a wedding and was so happy with it - nothing budged. ...Smooth application of pencil liner, powder shadows and keeps eye makeup on and intact even after a full day outside in South Flrheat and humidity!

What it is: An eye primer that boosts the color intensity and locks in eyeshadow for up to 12 hours.


Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, triclosan, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.


What Else You Need to Know: The Boost + Lock Eyeshadow Primer leaves a perfecting veil with an undetectable finish that prepares the eyelids for makeup to be applied.

Charlotte TilburyLuxury Eyeshadow Palette - Walk of No Shame Collection

Size: 0.18 oz/ 5.2 g·ITEM: 2368470

Color: Walk of No Shame

19 Reviews

$74.50

What it is: An eyeshadow quad with a buildable, non-creasing formula and pigmented shades that takes you from day to night.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, retinyl palmitate, oxybenzone, coal tar, hydroquinone, triclosan, and triclocarban, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also cruelty-free and gluten-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This palette contains four harmonious eye colors: Prime, Enhance, Smoke, and Pop. It helps create a smooth base for your eye look using Prime, build definition with Enhance, add drama with Smoke, and finish with shimmery Pop.

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