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bareMinerals Prime Time® Foundation Primer
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bareMinerals Prime Time® Foundation Primer

BY BAREMINERALS #72 in Face Primer

4.2 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars54%
  • 4 Stars25%
  • 3 Stars14%
  • 2 Stars5%
  • 1 Star3%
4.23 / 5 based on 1,500 Reviews

Product Description

What it is:

FACE PRIMER MADE WITH NATURAL INGREDIENTS

Engineered to be the perfect companion to our award-winning ORIGINAL Mineral Foundation, Prime Time® is an effective face primer that is suitable for all skin types and forms of face makeup. Formulated without preservatives, oil, fragrance or skin irritants, it glides on like silk with no stickiness and helps to smooth out your complexion instantly before you apply foundation.

Infused with nourishing natural ingredients including vitamins C and E, soothing plant extracts and antioxidants, our popular foundation primer is an important prep step of your daily makeup routine that helps to reduce excess oil and the appearance of fine lines and enlarged pores, giving you a seamless satin canvas for your foundation of choice.

Ingredients: Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone, Silica, Magnesium Silicate, Ascorbic Acid (Vitamin C), Tocopherol (Vitamin E), Calcium Pantothenate (Vitamin B5), Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract

Usage: 

For best results, shake the bottle well before each use. A little goes a long way with this powerful foundation primer.

Apply one pump to your fingertips and spread the lightweight primer all over your face and neck in an even layer with sweeping upward motions. Allow the face primer to absorb into your skin before applying foundation.

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Top Questions See all 331 Q&A

  • It is worth the price? I have the elf primer and would li...15 Answers
  • I've been using a lotion as a primer with my bare mineral...10 Answers
  • How does this work for oily T-Zones?4 Answers
bareMinerals Prime Time® Foundation Primer
bareMinerals Prime Time® Foundation Primer
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  • "i got this in my kit. i already brought this when it was on sale at sephora but never used it. so i started using this a month back. it have good coverage. a little squeeze goes along way. it’s smooth on the face. it give a matte look. you can just use this and a lil but of loose powder and you’ll be good to go" in 160 reviews
  • "I like it and it does go a long way, however it is a little pricey and I wish it was a bit more mattifying." in 9 reviews
  • "It gives a very smooth surface to work with and helps my makeup stay in place all day long." in 6 reviews
  • "It may help to keep your bare minerals in place but it smells terrible and the oil control formula doesn't really do its job very well." in 5 reviews
Rosalinda G.
Marysville
26 reviews
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Great I repurchase all the time very smooth nice scent not clog ur pores nice finish. They must have great for traveling

Alexandra W.
Centerview, MO
15 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
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I love this stuff. It keeps my foundation in all day! It makes my skin look so smooth and also makes the coverage suburb.
Tessa B.
Minnetonka, MN
270 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
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Not impressed with this product. I didn't notice a difference when I used the product. I like the smash box primer more.
Abbie P.
Henderson, KY
55 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
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I have to use a primer every day and this one is for sure my go to! It is a tad bit pricey but it does last a long time!
Jackie T.
Escondido, CA
18 reviews
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Makes makeup last longer makes imperfections appear a lil smaller it kind of fades things away. A little goes a long way
Haley D.
33 reviews
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I found this product helpful. It keeps my makeup looking smooth all day. It did not make my eye shadow or powder crease!
Stephany G.
Newark
31 reviews
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This product goes on smoothly but doesn't seem to be doing it's job. Mid-day I notice that it looks like nothing is on.
Ariana G.
35 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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Prime time by bare minerals makes my skin so soft after applying. Doesn't leave my face feeling oily. It gives a glow .
Erin M.
21 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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I love this primer! Great value and always leaves my skin silky smooth for an even pallet before putting on foundation.
Melissa A.
Plainview, TX
23 reviews
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This os a good one but i like elf more and of course mac! This is a good product and my daughter likes it more then me
Hannah K.
Lakewood, OH
144 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
It is worth the price? I have the elf primer and would like to upgrade. Thanks!
McCalla E.
Marysville, WA
17 reviews
Does this primer actually work? I have only had one primer actually work on my skin.
Hannah C.
Clinton Township, MI
2 reviews
I've been using a lotion as a primer with my bare minerals powder but just found that they have this primer. Does it actually work? And does it make your face oily?
Jennifer G.
Skippack, PA
331 reviews
I usually only use primer during the drier winter months. Do you use this product under your makeup all the time?
Taylor D.
Groton, MA
111 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
I just started using this product and am worried about breakouts- has anyone experienced bad breakouts using this?

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