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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
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.
SABRINA P.
LEEDS
44 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
Great primer for their original foundation. It does not stop foundation to sing in fine lines but makes it last longer
Lucy W.
19 reviews
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Best primer I have ever used its so light on the skin and not sticky therefore the perfect base for your foundation
Cviyeta D.
23 reviews
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I can't give a 100% real opinion because I have only tried this product once so I'm still not sure of the results.
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Love this!!!! It keeps my foundation on all day at work! I would highly recommend to anyone look for a good primer.
Ashley B.
30 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
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Good effective primer. Kept my makeup on all day. It is however pricey but worth the cost as it is long lasting.
Georgina B.
9 reviews
Feel thick on your skin and made me feel valet when out, however did help my makeup last and isant too expensive.
megan n.
Auckland
11 reviews
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I usually only use primer during the drier winter months. Do you use this product under your makeup all the time?
Mar W.
Scarborough, ON
102 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Review for: bareMinerals Prime Time Original Face Primer more...
Great primer! I definitely can see the difference when I use and don't use this product before applying makeup.
Amy H.
24 reviews
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Love this product made my makeup stay on my face felt really fresh and easy to apply didn't give me any spots
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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