Soothing Face Primer

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Primer is a skincare staple for many people. It's a great way to prep your skin for foundation or concealer or to add some extra moisture to your face in the morning. Here are some of the best soothing primers on the market today.

$27.00

I have tried so many primers and this one is by far the best so light weight and soothing but still lasts all day. ...I've tried so many different primers in the past and this one is 100% my new go to.

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.

$38.00

The best hydrating primer...I used it with the rare beauty foundation and it looked amazing . It also soothes your redness and gives an even appearance to your skin...The primer contains green tea extract which contains antioxidants and helps soothe and calm the skin.

What it is: A hydrating, cushiony gel primer that blurs the look of pores and fine lines, boosts and extends makeup wear, and helps fight shine all day.

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination

Concerns: Oil and Pores

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Hydrates and conditions.
- Green Tea Extract: Helps soothe and calm skin.
- Vitamin E: Protects skin from environmental stressors.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, and retinyl palmitate. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

$22.00

I was so excited to try the new anti redness formula because redness is one of my biggest skin concerns. It’s a soothing primer with active ingredients formulated to target redness, smooth lines and imperfections. ...It’s green so it cancels out all the red in my face. I’ve tried different anti-red primers, but they either just don’t cancel the red, or I can tell I put something green on my face after I put makeup on.

What it is: A mini color-correcting, green-toned primer that neutralizes redness while defending skin and perfecting makeup.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Silkscreen Complex (Antioxidants, Hyaluronic Acid, Probiotic Extract, Vitamins, and Algae): Nourishes, visibly balances, and defends skin.
- Algae: Calms and soothes stressed skin.
- Rose and Mushroom: Reduce the look of irritation.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, hydroquinone, sulfates SLS & SLES, triclocarban, and triclosan. It is also vegan and cruelty-free.

$34.00

Best primer/base ever used!...I've tried many face primers and this one is the best! Most make my foundation separate or make me oily. ...I love the feel of this on my face and my makeup stays out when I’ve primed my face with this.

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

$52.00

Holds makeup well and definitely soothes/nourishes skin. if you have dry skin you might need to use an additional moisturizer or primer....It adds such a cute glow to my face and soothes my sensitive skin too.

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.

$46.00

Debating whether it’s actually a primer...This does not feel like a primer, not one I’m used to anyway. I returned it. ...The Best Primer You Didn’t Know You Needed...This is by far the best primer out there. I use it all over my face, then before colour correcting & concealing my under eye I will use a small amount on a kitten paw brush to prep & prime.

What it is: An illuminating primer that preps skin for smooth makeup application and gives soothing hydration and radiance for up to eight hours.

Skin Type:
Normal, Dry, and Combination

Concerns: Dryness

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Olive Oil
- Jojoba Oil
- Vitamin E

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

What Else You Need to Know: The hybrid, water-gel formula features MAC Cosmetics’s Moisture-Reserve Technology with good-for-skin ingredients, including hyaluronic acid and glycerin to help hydrate skin immediately.

$65.00

I found my HG primer!...Where has this primer oil been all my life? I've tried so many primers which have made makeup look cakey or clogged my pores. ...This oil can be use alone,as a primer,or mixed with your foundation. This oil is very concentrated,so a little goes a long way.The clean formula contains omega enriched oils, soothing aloe, and meadowfoam seed oil.Also this packaging is recyclable.

What it is: A hydrating, lightweight, non-comedogenic, multi-use, skin-prepping, and priming face oil that delivers a smooth, dewy complexion.

Finish:
Radiant

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, Dry, and Combination

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Meadowfoam Seed Oil: Is known to soothe skin.
- Aloe: Is known to soothe skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This lightweight, multi-use oil delivers up to 24 hours of hydration and a smoother, dewy-looking complexion. Use alone to prep and prime skin or mix with foundation for a hydration boost.

$57.00

It’s not as tacky as the average primer but I liked that, it’s more of a soft cream. ...Overal giod primer...It gives a smooth base to cover your skin and prep it for makeup . I felt it soothes skin also , I also applied it as a moisturizer at night to see its results and my skin was hydrated .

What it is: A primer with a soft-focus finish that smooths the look of fine lines and wrinkles while visibly firming skin over time.

Skin Type: Normal, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Fine Lines and Wrinkles, and Loss of Firmness and Elasticity

Formulation: Lightweight Cream

Highlighted Ingredients:
- S6Pro Complex™: Is a proprietary blend of prebiotics and probiotic extracts.
- Marine Algae and Collagen Amino Acids: Support visible firmness and tightness.
- Peptides and Grape Extract: Minimize the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This primer with peptides, co

$38.00

I enjoyed this primer. The name does not lie, it does illuminate the skin and I have noticed that under medium matte foundation, I still get a nice subtle glow which I appreciate. when it comes to primers are usually prefer primers that are tacky or sticky and this primer is not bad at all, in my opinion but I have to say it does work well in priming the face and keeping my foundation on throughout the night. ...I’m rarely impressed by primers, but wow. My face has hardly any noticeable texture with this primer.

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

$46.00

Best primer gel...I find the application of makeup much easier and more long lasting after using this primer gel from TULA. Some other primers that I have used do not work as well. ...Soothing and refreshing!...I can’t go a day without it I really hold onto the make up but still get you a fresh and glowy face that makes the make up less cakey. Also such a treat that its also cooling for irritable skin and a good wake up!

What it is: A cooling, face-priming gel that visibly smooths and brightens skin while creating a makeup-gripping base.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

Skincare Concerns: Pores, Dullness, and Oiliness

Formulation: Lightweight Gel

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Probiotic Extracts: Enhance visible smoothness and support skin’s barrier.
- Yuzu: Visibly brightens.
- Willowherb: Soothes blemish-prone skin.

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

What Else You Need to Know: This clean, effective priming gel feels cooling and refreshing to apply. It’s dermatologist tested and non-comedogenic, is silicone-free, and does not contai

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