What does makeup primer do for your beauty routine?
Primer can help your makeup stay on longer by smoothing the skin's surface and, in some cases, evening out skin tone and contributing to an even, streak and patch-free finish. It can also create a barrier between your skin and the makeup products you apply afterwards and provide important skincare benefits. Additional benefits of makeup primer can include:
Do you always need face primer before makeup application?
Face makeup products like foundation and concealer are formulated to look gorgeous on the skin with or without primer. But if you want additional benefits to customize your final look, primer is a great product to have in your makeup routine. For example, if you're using a matte foundation but still want a dewy glow or if you need to reduce the appearance of pores for an even-looking application of foundation, then incorporating a face primer is essential.
How To Use Primer
If you’re wondering how to use primer, here is a quick explanation on how to apply it:
We have an Estée Lauder primer for every skin type to use before makeup application, including face primers and eyeshadow primer to help lock in your eye makeup for the day. Our Estée Lauder primer lineup includes: