Makeup Tips 5 reasons you should use a makeup primer

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Although primers do not fight acne itself, they do help to lessen the appearance. They are far better at concealing the appearance of acne than a concealer alone, and a lot more subtle too.

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Skipping face primer is terrible makeup offense. Whether you wear a full face of makeup everyday or you prefer to keep it simple, makeup primer create a smooth base for foundation.

Using primer underneath your makeup will make everything last longer, whether that’s on your skin or in your cosmetics bag.

Below are 5 reasons you should apply primer in your beauty regime

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1. It helps makeup go on smoother

Primer makes all your makeup look much smoother. Try it and you will see that you get an almost velvety smoothness to your makeup that you won’t want to be without again.

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2. It makes your pores invisible

One of the biggest benefits of primer is that it can completely conceal your pores. No matter how small your pores are, liquid foundation alone can actually make them more visible, but primer seals them completely. Try it.

3. It makes makeup last longer

Primer helps to stop the sweating from your pores and so will help to make your makeup last for longer. This alone is a good enough reason to use a primer!

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4. Easy to apply

Another reason to use a makeup primer is they are incredibly easy to apply. They go on almost exactly like lotion on your face, but they are much lighter and not greasy at all.

They go on as liquid, and then quickly dry after that. Don’t worry, it’s nothing like glue on your face, or anything like that. Instead, they feel like a pillowy cloud of softness that’s almost like an exotic treat.

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5. Lessens acne appearance

If you suffer from acne, makeup primers can help lessen the appearance. While they don’t help fight acne, they do help conceal it better and more subtly than concealer, though I’d suggest still using that after you apply primer.

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