A Makeup Primer is a base for foundation or face makeup that allows it to go on smoother and last longer. Today we will be talking about all you need to know about the top 5 primers, and we assure you, it won’t be disappointing!
Smashbox is an oil-free primer, which has the basic purpose of reducing appearance of fine lines and pores from the face. Moreover, it brings a velvety smooth finish to the face. One of the pros is that it blends quite well, and it seems weight-less once applied on the face. Looking towards the cons is that it fails to last all day. However, it is on the pricier side. You can get your hands on this amazing product within the price range of Rs. 4,000 – 5,000.
2. Benefit Professional
This primer is known to be translucent and very natural looking, it quickly minimizes pores and lines. Not only it is oil-free, but also suitable for all types of skin tones & texture. Another major plus point is that it is very travel friendly. Moreover, its application goes on super smooth. However, if you have extremely dry skin, you need to prepare your skin with a good moisturizer beforehand. This one will range in between Rs. 3,000 – 5,000.
3. Rimmel Long Lasting Primer
Rimmel’s Lasting Finish Primer visibly blurs and minimizes pores and imperfections. The primer can be worn alone, under make-up or over make-up. It has an ultra lightweight formula that minimizes the appearance of pores. Furthermore, it controls shine for up to 8 hours and helps create a soft, perfectly matte complexion. The best part is that it won’t feel heavy or greasy. However, it might not be able to cover pores entirely. It is available in the market easily for around Rs. 1,000 – 2,000.
4. Maybelline Baby Skin
The consistency of the Maybelline Primer is very thin, which is a plus point, as the application of the primer runs more smoothly. This primer has been extremely hyped in the makeup market. One of the pros of this primer is its price. It is extremely pocket friendly and easily available for Rs, 900 – 1,000. In addition, this product comes in a simple gel-like formula which is completely clear. It is truly remarkable and gives satisfying results. One of the drawbacks for this product is that it is not very suitable for oily skin.
5. Elf Primer
This one is our personal favorite. Elf has a vast variety of primers for all skin types. It is specially developed to combat against excess oil, flaky dryness, enlarged pores and fine lines. This primer prepares your face to stay flawless throughout the day. It is is again quite affordable around Rs. 850-950. However, it does take time to absorb in the skin, and can give an oily look to the face sometimes.
Hope this was helpful for you ladies, and most of these products will be available at Al-fatah. So, let us know which is the one you like the best in the comments down below.