A face primer helps to make the skin smoother and even by filling in fine lines and pores, preparing the skin for the foundation. Primers also helps to make the foundation stay a lot longer and doesn’t slip or melt easily. Face primers should be hydrating for dry skin while for oily skin it should have oil control and shine control features.
10 top best Face Primers for Oily skin and Dry skin
1. Nyx Studio Perfect face loving primer
Nyx studio perfect face primer is one of the best primers for oily skin which we have loved. I have used it and it is the best for the oily skin. This primer comes in 3 variants a clear one, lavender for dull and shallow skin tone and green one for the redness on the face. It is silicone based, this a good face primer for oily skin which helps to control oils and gives a smooth even finish by filling up the pores and lines on the face.
2. L’Oreal Paris Base Magique Transforming Smoothing Primer
This face primer is meant to create a perfectly smooth base on the skin. It smoothens the pores and lines so that the makeup looks flawless. It as has soft powders to absorb the excessive sebum on the face for a silky skin with no greasy feel. This face primer is also good for oily to combination skin and is priced at 899 Rupees in India.
3. Natio Ageless Illuminating face Primer
This is a brand from Australia which has been recently launched in India. It is for 1000 Rupees approximately though is available on discount on online shopping sites. Natio Face Primer helps the makeup to stay all day long. It is enriched with the goodness of the ingredients like rosehip oil, sesame oil and vitamin C to nourish the skin. It has aloe vera too to further hydrate the skin. This face primer is good for dry skin.
Bourjois Flower Perfection Translucent Smoothing Primer
Bourjois Flower Perfection Translucent Smoothing Primer is a translucent face primer which helps to even out the skin’s texture. It makes the pores invisible and fine lines as well. Its oil free formula makes the skin pores clear and won’t clog them. It gives airbrush finish and leaves the complexion feeling clear. This primer can be used on its own or before applying foundation for a long lasting makeup. This face primer in India is for 700 INR.
4. Colorbar Perfect Match Primer
It is a silicone based oil-free primer that helps to even out the fine lines and uneven texture of the skin. It gives skin a smoother and silkier feel which also helps to glide the foundation and make it last longer. This face primer is great for oily skin and gives that excessive oil control feature and shine less skin for hours. This face primer in India is for 750 Rupees.
5. Revlon Photoready Perfecting face Primer
This Revlon skin primer comes in an easy to use pump packaging. It helps to soften the skin and create a smooth canvas for the foundation. It helps to make the pores and lines less visible thus skin look smoother and even toned. This face primer is priced at 1300 INR in India.
6. Oriflame Face Perfecting Primer
This oriflame face primer is the least priced and is ideal for the dry skin. This primer in India is for 275 Rupees and helps to give hydration to the skin and makes the foundation last longer. This face primer does not show anything significant on the pores and fine lines but making the foundation last longer is its key feature.
7. Benefit POREfessional face primer
This is by far the best product to make the pores go invisible as work for every skin type since the formula isn’t dry or greasy in nature. It instantly minimizes the large pores and lines on the face for a smoother skin texture and tone. It is translucent and oil free in formula which is non comedogenic and compliments all the skin types.
8. Dermatologica Skin perfect Primer SPF 30
This face primer is a high end beauty product is formulated with silicones and enriched with soy proteins that help to even out the fine lines and skin large pores for a smooth skin surface. It contains natural minerals which gives the skin a natural tint and balances the skin tone for radiance and luminosity. It also works as a sunscreen with SPF 30. This face primer costs rupees 3600 in India.
9. Clinique Face Primers
Clinique offers face primers for different skin problems like dull shallow complexion, redness etc. They are the color correcting face primers which helps to neutralize the complexion apart from acting as a regular primer to even out the skin texture for a smoother finish and making the foundation last longer.
10. Deborah Face Perfect Mattyfying Primer
This is a face primer that controls the shine thus good face primer for oily skin especially for the oily T zone. It can be used before a foundation for a long lasting finish and makeup or it can also be used on its own to keep the skin in perfect texture and even tones looking. It is for 715 Rupees.