Pick Your Perfect Face Primer

All about the base

Pick your perfect face primer for a solid base that looks like you’re not even trying.

To tap into this season’s ‘I just woke up like this’ look, you’ll need a perfect primer. Consider this your friend with skincare-benefits; your blank canvas for that coveted no-make-up make-up look. According to aficionado Tania Grier, the key to this barefaced finish is in your hands – just warm a small amount in your palm and apply with fingertips for a look that glows to another level.

Problem: dry, partied-out skin

Face Base Face Primer – Hydrating

Burnt the candle at both ends? Partied like there’s no tomorrow? This oil-free hydrating colour-correcting primer is your skin’s ultimate beauty SOS kit. It quenches partied-out, dry skin in a flash, leaving you ready to hit the dancefloor once more – regardless of how many hours sleep you bagged.

Problem: blotchiness, acne or eczema

Face Base Face Primer – Anti-Redness

Trends come and go, but one thing’s for sure: red-faced and blotchy will never be in, so always best to steer clear of the ‘embarrassed’ look with this anti-redness colour-correcting primer that’s like a hug for your face. In one sweep, it evens out red tones and leaves you looking more flawless and less embarrassed. What’s not to love?

Problem: dull, tired skin

Face Base Face Primer – Illuminating

However sparkling you’re feeling, sometimes your skin just can’t keep up with the pace. Well, always remember smart girls fake it – this glowing, colour-correcting primer instantly peps up dull skin, leaving you to glow with the flow. It’s time to look as good as you feel.

Problem: dull skin, older-looking skin

Face Base Face Primer – Radiance

The catwalks were awash with the ‘no-make-up, make-up’ look this season. From barely there foundation to nude finishes across the board, it’s definitely time to glow on. But, of course, not without a helping hand – this colour-correcting primer reflects light to instantly equal bright, radiant skin in one swoop. Wear under foundation for an even more perfect finish.

Problem: oiliness and blemishes

Face Base Face Primer – Mattifying

Eliminate oiliness and clear away shine with a few gentle dabs and sweeps. This oil-free mattifying primer bids adieu to shine and keeps skin matte from morning latte to midnight cocktail. Great for those oily T-zones, this is skin saviour-in-a-bottle.

Problem: sallow skin, tones, pale or yellow skin

Face Base Face Primer – Sallowness

That uneven look your skin gets after a long winter or hectic few weeks working hard and playing harder can be banished in an instant. Perfect for evening-out sallow skin tones, this is a face base that preps skin for anything and worn alone leaves you with that on-trend barely-there finish. Win-win.