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

BY BAREMINERALS

4.2 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars54%
  • 4 Stars25%
  • 3 Stars14%
  • 2 Stars5%
  • 1 Star3%
4.23 / 5 based on 1,567 Reviews

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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PRODUCT HIGHLIGHTS
  • "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
Hollyann R.
8 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
I absolutely love this primer! Ever since I first started using it, I never looked back on any other product.
Cindy Y.
Onondaga
27 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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Absolutely love the way it makes my skin so smooth. A little bit goes a long way. Really sets up the powder.
Heidy Q.
Miami
19 reviews
My face feels so smooth and my makeup sets much better, technically leave my makeup with a flawless finish
Leigha B.
96 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
Amanda S.
Warr Acres, OK
26 reviews
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Good all over coverage ,light and airy on face .covers all over blemishes and dark circles under the eye .
Kelly B.
Park Ridge, IL
524 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
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I do not like this primer and don't recommend it. It did not make my makeup last and felt weird on my skin.
Sally M.
Plainwell, MI
21 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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I usually use this under my CC cream. It works pretty well and leaves my skin feeling very soft and smooth.
Lindsey S.
Lake Orion, MI
169 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
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Feels nice on my skin. Holds my makeup through out the day. The pump isn't the best but the product is nice
Shari W.
Lincoln , CA
4 reviews
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Super smooth skin when using this primer , put on everyday under makeup keeps makeup fresh looking all day
Angie L.
36 reviews
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Huge fan of this primer. I feel my makeup lasts longer and gives my face a very smooth overall appearance.
Hannah K.
Lakewood, OH
150 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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