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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 1,565 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
Alexis  M.
Tampa, FL
25 reviews
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Excellent primer. It covers your skin without clogging your pores and really helps get the best look and use out of foundations/powders.
Kylar J.
London
126 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Review for: bareMinerals Prime Time Original Face Primer more...
I really like this primer it keeps my foundation in place all day and it has a colour corrector In it which helps smooth out skin tone
Katie M.
Kelowna, British Columbia, BC
117 reviews
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Love this primer, I find that it works best with bare minerals foundation or other mineral foundations. I also really like the smell.
Gem H.
10 reviews
I adore this primer .
It takes away my redness and gives a more smooth skin finish so I am able to put my makeup on more smoothly
Jord C.
Whittington, Oswestry
133 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
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This primer is very easy to apply and works well with the other bare mineral products.. how ever it wouldn't be my personal go to
Carol F.
7 reviews
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Pretty great primer. It is a bit expensive. It goes on nice and thin and creates an even surface. doesn't fill pores too well.
S A R A H G.
derby, alfreton
5 reviews
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i use this everyday without fail, i’d definitely recommend this to all skin types! it’s totally affordable and it’s not greasy💖
Jill R.
23 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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I love this product it is a staple of my beauty regime. It makes my foundation not look Cakey and lasts throughout the day
Kevin S.
Sweden
10 reviews
I found it made no difference at all. Except that makeup clings to it so it doesnt get transferred to my clothes as much
Kelsey O.
Sarnia
14 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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It was really horrible. Like oily water, it just slid off my face. It didn't dry. It made my face free really slimy too.
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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