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bareMinerals Prime Time® Foundation Primer
5 varieties available

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 1,496 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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  • 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
Jen W.
98 reviews
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Keeps makeup feeling new all day. It is not too heavy and does not make your skin oily. Very easy to apply.
maritza g.
346 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
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I love the texture of this primer. Its very silky and makeup goes on evenly truly happy with this product.
Hannah G.
Lafayette, LA
16 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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Keeps my makeup on all night! It also moisturizes the skin and doesn’t leave makeup looking dry and cracked
Christy W.
Perrysville, IN
73 reviews
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Prime time has caused an allergic reaction to my skin. I don't use this anymore but I have sensitive skin.
Leigha B.
94 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
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Product works great! All it takes is a little dap and drys up and oil takes the shiny skin away. Great buy
Sabrina P.
Clifton, NJ
18 reviews
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Keep face smooth and it feel likes you have nothing on your face. doesn't leave your face shinny or sticky.
Janson W.
Briggs, TX
154 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
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I love the way it makes my skin feel but I had an allergic reaction to almost all the products and brushes.
Keiosha W.
Port Saint Lucie, FL
31 reviews
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Not to big on primers for whatever reason but if I had to choose it would be this I should start using more
Jordan C.
Charlton Hgts, WV
155 reviews
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Bare minerals prime time foundation primer is awesome. Goes on perfect without leaving you feeling greasy.
Frances V.
Lowell, MA
8 reviews
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Thus product doesn't make ur face feel caked. it is very light and effective would recommend this to others
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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