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COVER FX Mattifying Primer With Anti-Acne Treatment


4.2 out of 5 stars
  • 5 Stars54%
  • 4 Stars26%
  • 3 Stars12%
  • 2 Stars5%
  • 1 Star3%
4.24 / 5 based on 1,111 Reviews


What it is:
A lightweight, water-resistant gel-primer that helps keep skin matte while minimizing the appearance of fine lines and pores.

What it is formulated to do:
This lightweight, mattifying gel-primer minimizes the appearance of fine lines and pores. It also facilitates blending and extends your foundation while preventing and healing acne blemishes, all the while providing an instant mattifying effect, leaving skin texture looking flawless. This clinically tested primer is vegan and free of parabens, fragrance, gluten, mineral oil, and talc.

What it is formulated WITHOUT:
- Parabens
- Sulfates
- Phthalates

What else you need to know:
The secret to Cover FX Mattifying Primer with Anti-Acne Treatment is its ingredients. Willowbark extract, naturally containing salicylic acid, provides gentle exfoliation to clarify the skin and reduce sebum buildup and support the body’s natural cell renewal process. Ancient African tree bark extract assists with minimizing pore size, shine, sebum, and inflammatory acne, while a natural fruit acid complex of bilberry, sugar maple, lemon, sugar cane, and orange alpha-hydroxy acids gently exfoliates and supports the body’s natural cell renewal process to unclog pores and allow drainage. Vitamins F, C, and E protect the skin, soothe inflammation, and reduce redness while they support protecting against premature skin aging. Ancient African tree bark extract derived from the chamomile plant reduces redness and inflammation. Vitamin F, esters, squalene, and hyaluronic acid nourish and moisturize the skin.

Please note that this product was formerly known as ClearPrep FX.

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COVER FX  Mattifying Primer With Anti-Acne Treatment
COVER FX Mattifying Primer With Anti-Acne Treatment
Reviews (1111)
Q&A (69)
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  • "awesome primer for underneath your foundation if your looking for a product that is mattifying! and this product also helps to reduce the size of your pores and very easy to work into the skin i would consider buying this again" in 365 reviews
  • "while this stuff feels thick, you don't need a lot and your face ends up feeling like a smooth canvas for makeup. foundation definitely stays on longer when i use it and i don't feel like it spurs breakouts. " in 306 reviews
Evangelina P.
943 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
I like this lately formula that blurs the appearance of wars fine lines and other imperfections it creates a smooth thinking face underneath your make up and helps her make up last longer throughout the day compared to other primers I really like this one doesn’t have the feelings take your greasy or feel
Lindsay H.
33 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
This is a fairly good primer! I find that I don't get too oily throughout the day, but I prefer a more skin tone evening primer. Lasts a long time and doesn't burn or itch like some acne primers. I received this through ipsy, and I probably wouldn't buy it for myself again, but it still is a good product.
Danielle M.
Rochester, NY
90 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
This used to be a must have for me but I feel like consistent use of any primer tends to clog my pores. This was a nice primer but I didn't find it to mattify too well for a long day. Didn't notice any drastic difference with the anti-acne portion, but was using it with many other products so hard to tell.
Kendra B.
140 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
I have this primer and it is great in the summertime when my skin is the oiliest. It feels like silicone which smoothes the face. It has Salicylic acid for acne treatment which is great. I would definitely recommend it!
Sarah R.
Poca, WV
556 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Wonderful product! Really keeps acne at bay and keeps your makeup on all day. I find that this prevents oil from surfacing through your foundation. This is useful for people with oily skin. Good with most foundations
Jessica L.
Hollister, CA
142 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 3
The stuff is good when you put on extra heavy makeup it helps it go on smoothly and stays on all day it blurs out all the imperfections it blurs out all the pores it does give you an airbrushed look even without makeup I love the stuff
Whitney L.
West Liberty, KY
14 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I'm not a fan of this primer at all. For the price my face shouldn't get a drop of oil. It didn't help hide my pores at all. I feel like it had a natural finish. I will never buy this again. It might work for someone else but not for me.
Kelsey H.
416 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 5
If you have cystic to normal acne, you need to at least get a sample of this and try it out for a couple of days. It will at least begin to heal existing acne and soothe redness AND control any oiliness. All. Day. LONG.
Kareem R.
Sprngfld Gdns, NY
28 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 1
I recently started using this especially being the summer time, i needed a primer that keep my skin matte and controls the oils. This primer does just that. I can also agree that when I use this primer I do see a change in my skin texture (reduces) when I use it- due to the anti-acne treatment
Lisette R.
Greenfield, CA
8 reviews
I love this face primer. I started using face primer about 2 years ago and I fell in love. I have oily skin and I usually have lots of problems when choosing any face product, but not with this one. My skin feels velvety soft, and ever since I started using this I have not had a single pimple on my face. I truly recommend this to everyone.
denise r.
181 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 4
Where can i find one of these ?
Justine E.
Bethesda, MD
37 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
Does this primer actually work and clear acne at the same time? If it does, sign me up that's exactly what I need! Please let me know your personal experiences with this product.
Kelsey G.
Elkridge, MD
60 reviews
Does this really help with acne?
Diana  G.
6 reviews
Is this a good primer for oily skin?
Christine T.
Coconut Creek , FL
103 reviews
Beauty Junkie Expert Level 2
So I’m looking for a new primer to try. I’m currently using cover fx mattifying primer, but I would like something new to try to mix it up a bit. Any recommendations for a good primer? 🤗💁

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