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    Updated on Sep 3, 2020. Posted on Jul 12, 2016

    11 Hair And Makeup Primers That Actually Work

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    1. TOO FACED Shadow Insurance Anti-Crease Eye Shadow Primer, $9.90

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    Keep your damned eyeshadow in place with this eyeshadow primer. It's magic.

    2. Laura Mercier Foundation Primer, $36

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    A lightweight and creamy primer with Jojoba oil and Vitamins A, C & E.

    3. Cover Fx Face and Eye Primer Set, $29

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    Who doesn't love a two-for-one? Get an eye primer AND a face primer with this easy peasy set.

    4. NYX Cosmetics Proof It Waterproof Eyebrow Primer Base, $7

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    Get your eyebrow game together with this waterproof smoothing primer.

    5. L'Oreal Paris Cosmetics Voluminous Primer Mascara, $5.99

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    Make you mascara work overtime with this eyelash primer.

    6. NYX Cosmetics Shine Killer, $10.89

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    Get your makeup matte AF with this shine-reducing priming potion.

    7. Living Proof Prime Style Extender, $13.89

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    Make your insane updo last as long as possible with this hair priming serum.

    8. Smashbox Photo Finish Foundation Primer with SPF 20, $42

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    This is an anti-aging primer that has something called Dermaxyl in it, which claims to smooth the appearance of fine lines. It's also got a built in SPF so it protects your delicate bb skin from the sun. Not too shabby.

    9. Benefit the POREfessional Pore Minimizing Makeup Mini Primer, $17.89

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    Benefit POREfessional makes your pores so small people will be like, "PORES? WHAT PORES? THAT PERSON DOESN'T EVEN HAVE PORES."

    10. MAC Prep & Prime Lip, $16.50

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    Betcha didn't think about priming your lips, huh? But this lip primer makes sure your lipstick stays on long and strong and keeps your lips moisturized and hydrated.

    11. Skindinavia Makeup Primer Spray, $13.30

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    Perhaps you prefer your primer in spray form? We got you.