Luminizing Face Primer

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Face primer is a makeup base that helps to keep your skin looking young and flawless. It is used before the application of makeup to create a smooth surface for the makeup to sit on. Face primers can be found in many different forms, including liquid, cream, and powder. Here are some of our favorites.

$70.00

it seems like a serum in texture and how it sits on the skin— it does have a luminizing effect and allows for smooth makeup application but doesn’t add any staying power....I absolutely love this primer. I had been using Marc Jacobs Perfecting Coconut Face Primer for years. ...amazing primer for dry skin

What it is: A smooth, hydrating primer that preps skin for makeup, nourishes, and moisturizes the complexion for noticeably softer, supple, and more radiant skin.

Finish: Radiant

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Shea Butter: Moisturizes skin.
- Rice Bran: Conditions and softens.
- Glycerin: Moisturizes and smooths.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens.

What Else You Need to Know: This moisturizing, radiance-boosting face primer blurs pores and imperfections while softening and visibly plumping for a smoother makeup application. With shea butter, rice bran, and glycerin providing hydration, this makeup primer is suitable for all skin types.

$38.00

It wasn’t as drying as other luminizing primers, which typically can be irritating due to the glitter, but it didn’t feel particularly hydrating either. ...Beautiful Primer...Plus the primer has pearl dust in it, so it leaves a beautiful luminizing look.

What it is: A weightless, silicone-free, gel primer enriched with ultra-fine pearls for a lit-from-within glow.

Finish: Radiant

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Concerns: Dryness

$108.00

I love this primer don't get me wrong but I need to add extra moisture like an oil to my face in order for my makeup not to cake with it. ...Fantastic, just not as a primer...Once you place makeup on top of the primer all it's luminizing effects it has on bare skin are lost.

What it is:
A color-correcting and radiance-boosting primer.

What it does:
Météorites Primer smooths and color-corrects your skin tone for a radiant complexion. Infused with a delicate violet scent, it’s formulated with Guerlain’s signature Stardust Technology: a unique complex encapsulating a celestial powder that transforms light invisible to the naked eye into visible and soft-focus perfecting light to blur imperfections and provide exceptional radiance.

TULA SkincareFilter Primer Blurring & Moisturizing Primer

Size: 1 oz / 30 mL·ITEM: 2745370

Color: Luna - fair/light skin tones

192 Reviews

$52.00

I’m already a diehard user of the Tula purifying cleanser, so I had high hopes for this luminizing and moisturizing primer – and it didn't disappoint! ...This primer has an amazing blurring effect. It starts out as a transparent gel and slowly transforms into this medium toned primer which is very close to my complexion.

What it is: A tinted skin enhancer, hydrator, and blurring primer all in one.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Dryness and Dullness

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- S6Pro Complex®: Visibly smooths and balances skin.
- Licorice: Evens the look of skin tone over time.

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

What Else You Need to Know: Providing sheer coverage with a lit-from-withi

$57.00

However, the new rebranding is SUPER confusing on these especially since they took off "Foundation Primer" on this specific primer and have other primers that say foundation on it....I have the Luminizing Primer and love it. My make up goes on great or I can wear the primer alone.

What it is: A clear primer gel that smooths skin and pores so your makeup lasts, while vitamins A and E protect your skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, phthalates, and contains less than one percent of synthetic fragrances. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Reduce the appearance of fine lines and pores while locking in your makeup with this primer. Lightweight and oil-free, it gives you a flawless finish, while antioxidants and vitamins A and E help protect your skin from pollutants, damage, and stress.

$52.00

Excellent t-zone primer for combo skin....Excellent t-zone primer! I use this primer on my t-zone and I use hydrogrip on the rest of my face. ...Best Mattifying Primer!...Great blurring primer! I usually do not like mattifying/blurring primers but this one is very different from other primers!

What it is: A non-comedogenic makeup primer with skincare benefits that blurs pores, controls shine, and locks makeup for up to 12 hours with a soft matte finish.


Finish: Matte


Skin Type: Normal, Oily, and Combination


Concerns: Oil and Pores


Highlighted Ingredients:

- Niacinamide: Helps minimize the appearance of pores.

- Bakuchiol: Helps visibly smooth skin texture and even skin tone.

- Lentil Extract: Helps reduce shine.

$27.00

Great primer...Such a great clean feeling primer. I love how light weight this primer feels on my face. ...Love this primer...I am not normally a huge user in primers, but this primer specifically is super smoothing and mattifying and makes my skin and face look so good before putting on my makeup.

What it is: A mini lightweight water-cream makeup primer with skincare benefits that blurs the look of pores and fights shine for a long-lasting, soft-matte finish.


Finish: Matte


Skin Type: Normal, Oily, and Combination


Concerns: Oil and Pores


Highlighted Ingredients:

- Niacinamide: Helps minimize the appearance of pores.

- Bakuchiol: Helps visibly smooth skin texture and even skin tone.

- Lentil Extract: Helps reduce shine.


Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, cruelty-free, and comes in recyclable packaging.

$115.00

TOP PRIMERS!...Either get this one or the YVES SAINT LAURENT Touche Eclat Blur Primer. Best 2 primers i've tried so far!...Best Luxurious Primer I have EVER used! I went through various high end primers and I can say in confidence that this primer is the best.

What it is: This lightweight, gel primer infused with pure 24 Karat gold flakes infuses the skin with hydration and radiance while allowing for a longer-lasting makeup result.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- 24-Karat Gold Flakes: provide luxurious radiance.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens.

What Else You Need to Know: This luxurious and hydrating gel primer seamlessly melts into the skin to provide a more even and long-lasting finish under makeup, to smooth the appearance of fine lines, and to tighten skin.

$78.00

Great Primer...I have tried so many primers and I love this one. Goes on smooth and my face does not get oily....my favorite face primer...I have tried other face primers claiming to minimize pores but I think this one is the best

What it is: A primer that quickly minimizes the appearance of pores and fine lines for smoother-than-smooth skin.

Finish: Natural

Formulation: Cream

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

$20.00

Perfect primer oily faces....The silky texture of this primer feels lightweight on the face and as soon as I apply it over my acne scars it reduce the look of them, giving a little bit of sheer coverage itself. ...Creamy, Smooth Primer...It does not feel oily or cakey. Primers are supposed to be basically a coat — another layer — so makeup doesn't touch your skin, and this is what the Benefit The POREfessional Face Primer does.

What it is:
A professional balm that minimizes the appearance of pores.

What it does:
Quickly minimize the appearance of pores and fine lines and help makeup stay put with this priming phenomenon. The silky and lightweight formula can be worn under makeup to create a smoother-than-smooth canvas or used throughout the day to mattify shine and touch up problem areas. It’s so translucent, no one will know you’re wearing anything!

What else you need to know:
This formula contains vitamin E, which is known to protect skin from free radicals.

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“I have dry combo skin and usually love a heavily moisturizing primer or a very thin illuminating primer. this one is thicker in consistency to a serum-like primer and sort of feels like a moisturizer which i love so. it makes my skin plump and feels a bit tacky which helps my makeup last all day. i’ve used it for about a week straight now and it’s moved to my everyday makeup drawer and replaced my milk hydro grip”
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“I have tried so many primers and this one is by far the best so light weight and soothing but still lasts all day”
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“Let me start by saying this primer truly is mattifying. It’s a thick formula that mattifies your skin to prep it for foundation”
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“Absolutely love this primer, my foundation just glides on and lasts. I have used with the La Mer soft fluid foundation, but also with other brands and love it with each one”
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“I have used other brands like BareMinerals and Smashbox primers and it leaves you feeling slightly greasy and the primer itself is thick”
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“I’ve used Almay primer with a slight tint before make up. Getting the benefit the POREfessional hydrate primer is like applying coconut oil on my face”
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“I love the frosted glass packaging and hurray, it comes in a pump, which really suits the delivery as it is a lightweight liquid, akin to a moisturizer. This sinks in very well to the skin and is very moisturizing”
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“Really great primer. I noticed it helped minimize the look of my pores and wrinkles”
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“The gold flakes are very subtle. Looks great on my dark skin tone. You need very little makeup once this is applied. ”
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“I get compliments that my skin is glowing, I find it natural and dewy”