Foundation primers

If you want flawless finish makeup that’s long lasting, invest in a good primer. You can get a primer for every situation, Oily Skin, dry skin, big pores etc. A selection of the best primers are listed below.

1. L’Oreal Paris Infallible Priming Base

The mattifying features transforms the look of skin texture, resulting in a matte finish and velvet soft touch.There’s no need to reapply the base coat throughout the day, even after eating and drinking!

2. e.l.f. Mineral Face Primer

Gives a smooth canvas due the Mineral Infused properties. Developed to combat against excess oil, flaky dryness, enlarged pores and fine lines. The green bottle is tone adjusting ideal for minimising redness and correcting blotchy skin. Brightening Lavender bottle is ideal for uneven skin tones and to brighten dull or yellow tones.

3. Maybelline Face Superstay 24H Primer

This primer helps makeup adhere to the face for a longer lasting finish. Wear alone to blur the skin’s texture or apply before foundation and concealer. Soft focus effect primer that will ensure your makeup looks better and lasts even longer.

4. Barry M Unicorn Primer Drops

All aboard the unicorn bandwagon. Packed with superfruits such as acai berry, goji berry, watermelon and tamarind, this primer/serum brightens, detoxifies, hydrates and smooths the skin for the perfect primer and skin care treatment.

5. No7 Instant Illusions Airbrush Away Primer 30ml

Pore minimising primer to blur fine lines and smooth uneven skin. minimises the appearance of pores, fills in fine lines and wrinkles, evens out skin tone and prevent your foundation from caking.

6. Benefit Porefessional Mattifying Primer

Provides a perfect surface for makeup that lasts all day. The translucent formula contains a vitamin E derivative known to protect skin from free radicals.

7. NYX Professional Makeup Pore Filler 20g

The perfect pre-foundation base coat this talc-free oil-free formulation includes Vitamin E to smooth and enhance your skin texture. Also brilliant at controlling a high shine Oily base.

8. philosophy the present skin perfector, makeup primer & oil-free mattifier 56.7g

This lightweight primer glides on effortlessly and immediately dries to an invisible matte finish, prepping skin for a beautifully smooth makeup application. Plumping, hydrating formula makes skin look firmer.

9. Clarins SOS Primer

smooths fine lines and reduces the appearance of pores to the absolute minimum. Its melting formula is non-sticky, non-greasy.

10. Clinique Redness Solutions Daily Protective Base SPF 15 for all Skin Types with Redness 40ml

Colour Correcting Primer to brighten skin and neutralise redness while evening out uneven skin tone. Leaves a velvety soft finish for a fine line free look.