Best primers are necessity for the everyday girl. They create a base for foundation and makeup while helping you minimize the appearance of wrinkles and pores and evening your derma tone.
Just as you wouldn’t go without a slip for a skirt, you shouldn’t go without primer for makeup. They are exceedingly essential for oily derma. Oily skin can be acne prone making it essential for the use.
If you’re tired of applying and reapplying your make-up all day, they are your savior. They help to create a bond between your derma and make-up, helping your make-up last all day.
When choosing the perfect model, there are many factors to keep in mind. The best brands can always get pricey but the amount of make-up saved can be well worth it.
Of course price is an important consideration but how else does it help you? It’s important that the primer minimizes the appearance of pores and acne.
It has to control shine, a common problem with my oily dermis. It has to be smooth and easy to apply. Finally, it has to have great staying power for my makeup. With all the primers out on the market today, it was hard to choose 5 primers that really worked..
Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer
Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation is a cult favorite that won the Best of Sephora award in 2008. It’s great for all derma tones as well as for oily dermis.
To help tackle all your specific problems, Smashbox has laid out many different kinds of primers. However, nothing works like the original.
It has a silky blend of vitamins and antioxidants that smoothens and perfects dermis. It works to inhibit the destruction of collagen. It is recommended to be used on top of moisturizer and under foundation. However, it can also be worn alone.
Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer really helps diminish the appearance of fine lines and blemishes on your skin. It evens out your derma giving you a perfect base for your foundation.
If longevity is what you’re looking for, the Smashbox primer is your perfect product. Just a little amount helps your make-up stay all day.
If you hate oily and heavy creams on your skin, you’ll have no worries with this primer. It spreads smoothly onto your dermis for a silky feel. It’s priced at $36.00 a bottle but saves a lot on make-up costs.
Benefit Cosmetics The POREfessional
The Porefessional’s oil-fee formula has been Benefit Cosmetic’s bestseller since 2011. It’s not just a primer. Use it in the morning below your make-up for long lasting effects.
Even use it above your make-up to cover a blemish or some sneaky shine. As the name might give it away, it focuses on minimizing the appearance of pores and fine lines.
It also has a unique quality in containing vitamin E, a vitamin that is known to protect dermis from free radicals.
The Porefessional is a great lightweight formula that is easy to spread and feels great on the derma. Although it’s considered a balm, it has no grease and even seamlessly blends into your skin with a powdery feel. It’s great for covering pores. For its staying powder, rain or shine it helps your make-up stay on for up to 16 hours. It is priced at $30.00 a tube.
Dior Airflash CC Primer Radiance Booster Color Correcting
Christian Dior has created a range of products with a micro-diffusion system to recreate the perfection of backstage complexions in a flash.
Among these products is Diorskin Airflash CC . Instead of a cream. This model uses a spray technology that evenly delivers a lightweight layer to your skin.
It contains “Photo-Smart Pigments”, a collection of multi-colored pigments, that work to correct color imperfections, erase shadows, even out your dermis tone and brighten dull complexions. The energizing mix of minerals and hyaluronic acid revives and refreshes your dermis.
It is great not only for oily dermis but for all dermis types. It can be used under foundation alone to add radiance to your skin. It’s light enough to be used every day without negative effects. It’s suitable for all skin types.
When putting it on, Diorskin Airflash CC provides a dewy and moisturized texture to your face. Its perfect for a girl on the run, there is almost no time from spraying it on to putting on your foundation. It also has a great smell that makes you feel refreshed after wearing.
Out of all our primers, it is probably the easiest to apply making it an ultra convenient choice. When it comes to covering up and evening out, Christian Dior Diorskin Airflash CC doesn’t fail.
It gives you that airbrushed look that you’ve always craved for. Finally, it does help your make-up last all day, which it better at $49.00 a bottle.
BECCA Ever-Matte Poreless Priming Perfector
The BECCA Ever-Matte Poreless Corrector is Australian made primer that is great for oily skin. It’s a targeted oil-control primer that perfects and minimizes pores for 12 hours.
It not only is a primer, but it acts as liquid blotting paper to leave your derma fresh and matte all day. The formula is resistant to sweat and humidity.
It is also free of silicone, oil, alcohol, and fragrance. This reduces irritation and clogged pores that many other primers may cause.
The texture is a soft non-oily gel with a slight whiteness to it. Because of its thicker consistency, it leaves a great hold for foundation allowing make-up all day.
With oily derma, you constantly have to be blotting the excess oil. BECCA Ever-Matte Poreless Corrector helps reduce blotting drastically. Even with the thicker consistency, the cream is fast absorbing.
It mattes to the derma immediately allowing you to put on your make-up with no wait. When it comes to pores, the Poreless Corrector does just that. It diminishes the appearance of pores. The BECCA Ever-Matte Poreless Corrector is great for all oily needs. It is priced at $36.00 a bottle.