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BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer

BareMinerals

Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer

Item #: 2302661 Size: 1.0 oz

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Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer is a breakthrough primer that adds an extraordinarily luminous, healthy-looking glow to your skin while smoothing out your complexion. It's great for combating dry patches, fine lines, excess oil and minimizing large pores. Infused with 100% pure bareMinerals, nourishing vitamins and antioxidants, it instantly brightens your complexion and extends the wear of your bareMinerals SPF 15 Foundation. Formulated without preservatives, it glides on with no tacky feel and is suitable for all skin types. Simply shake well before use and apply an even layer all over your face. Less is more. Follow up with Original or Matte SPF 15 Foundation.

Benefits:
  • Combats rough patches, flaky dryness, fine lines, excess oil, uneven texture and enlarged pores so that your foundation goes on flawlessly
  • Extends the wear of your foundation, keeping you looking fresh for longer
  • Brightens complexion with an instant luminous glow
  • Soothes and nourishes with plant extracts, antioxidants and vitamins C and E
  • Free of preservatives and irritants so that your skin feels great
  • Silky formula glides on without any stickiness
Shake well before use. Apply one pump for an even layer of this lightweight foundation primer all over your face. Less is more.
Cyclopentasiloxane, Dimethicone Crosspolymer, Dimethicone, Tocopherol, Silica, Magnesium Silicate, Panthenol, Ascorbic Acid, Glycyrrhiza Glabra (Licorice) Root Extract, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Extract, Chamomilla Recutita (Matricaria) Flower Extract, Carmine (CI 75470). May Contian: Mica, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891), Iron Oxides (CI 77491, CI 77492, CI 77499).

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BareMineralsPrime Time Brightening Foundation Primer
 
4.2

(based on 576 reviews)

84%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (476)
  • Lightweight (442)
  • Blends well (287)
  • Goes on smoothly (270)
  • Good pigmentation (203)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (35)
  • Doesn't stay on (26)
  • Doesn't work (19)
  • Poor coverage (19)
  • Too greasy (16)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (168)
  • Sensitive skin (139)
  • Light to medium coverage (122)
  • Mature skin (101)
  • All skin types (98)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (174), Natural style (140), Budget shopper (113), Classic style (81), Trendy style (13)

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5.0

Buy it all the time

By Kelly

from Michigan

About Me Natural Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Blends Well
  • Easy To Apply
  • Easy To Take-off
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking
  • Smooth

Cons

    Best Uses

    • All Skin Types
    • Everyday
    • Going Out
    • Sensitive Skin
    • Travel

    Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

    Love it

     
    5.0

    I've used several different primers and this is my fav!

    By Carlymerzz

    from Edgewood

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Good Pigmentation
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting
    • Natural Looking
    • Smooth

    Cons

      Best Uses

      • Everyday

      Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

      I use this daily and love love love this ! I've used tried other's and like this one the best. I live the shimmer i feel it gives my skin a little glow.

       
      5.0

      I love it. One drop covers my entire fsce.

      By Jackie

      from Longview, TX

      About Me Classic Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

      • Easy To Apply
      • Lightweight
      • Natural Looking
      • Smooth

      Cons

        Best Uses

        • Everyday

        Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

        Makes my skin feel smooth and ready for make-up.

         
        5.0

        Love this product, brightens my skin.

        By N/A

        from Las Vegas, nv

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Blends Well
        • Easy To Apply
        • Easy To Take-off
        • Good Pigmentation
        • Lightweight
        • Long Lasting
        • Natural Looking
        • Smooth

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

          Love it, use it everyday.

           
          5.0

          Great product, I would buy it again!

          By Amazing Amee

          from Lufkin, Texas

          About Me Classic Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

          • Blends Well
          • Easy To Apply
          • Easy To Take-off
          • Good Pigmentation
          • Lightweight
          • Long Lasting
          • Natural Looking
          • Smooth

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types
            • Everyday
            • Going Out

            Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

            I use this primer under my bare mineral foundation and mineral veil, it gives my make-up staying power all day even on the days I hit the gym after work!

             
            5.0

            I would buy this product again

            By Amy

            from San Jose

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

            • Blends Well
            • Easy To Apply
            • Lightweight
            • Natural Looking
            • Smooth

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types
              • Everyday
              • Sensitive Skin

              Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

              Makes your skin smooth and makes your foundation go on smooth

               
              5.0

              Love it!!

              By KjG

              from Bellevue

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

              • Blends Well
              • Easy To Apply
              • Lightweight
              • Long Lasting
              • Natural Looking
              • Smooth

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                Gives me the brightness I was looking for. Blends soo well!

                 
                5.0

                Wonderful!!!

                By Me

                from San fernando valley

                About Me Natural Style

                Verified Buyer

                Pros

                • Easy To Apply
                • Easy To Take-off
                • Lightweight
                • Smooth

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                  One of those items you can't live without. I can't for sure! Perfect start for make up!

                   
                  1.0

                  Disappointed

                  By Ulta shopper

                  from Texas

                  About Me Classic Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Smooth

                  Cons

                  • Ineffective

                  Best Uses

                    Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                    Very drying. I've also had a few breakouts and I never breakout.

                    (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                     
                    5.0

                    Only tried it once, but like it so far

                    By Kay

                    from Charlotte, NC

                    About Me Natural Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Easy To Take-off
                    • Lightweight
                    • Long Lasting
                    • Smooth

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • Everyday
                      • Sensitive Skin

                      Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                      Great primer. Used it with bare minerals original loose powder foundation. Wouldn't wear it alone because it does have a definite sparkle factor to it, but perfect for wearing under foundation (light or heavy). Also, I have wildly sensitive skin prone to redness and acne and this caused no reaction for me.

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                      • Q:

                        Applying this product : Before....After......Instead of moisturizer ? Thanks !
                        Asked on 4/17/2017 by Gram2ajandtrey from Huntsville, Al

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Gram2ajandtrey,

                          We suggest using the BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer after moisturizer and before your foundation.

                          Answered on 4/18/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Do you still carry the Skin Revver-upper as a primer? If not, is this a good replacement for that?
                        Asked on 3/14/2017 by BareMinerals Fan from Rockville, MD

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello BareMinerals Fan,

                          The Skin-Revver has been discontinued, but the BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer would be a great alternative.

                          Answered on 3/15/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        I have large pores and although I love the brightening liquid makeup, it tends to settle in them and look like dots all over my face. Will this correct the problem?
                        Asked on 3/4/2017 by Helen from Charleston, SC

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Helen,

                          The BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer should help address the issues you have mentioned. A primer would help smooth out your skin for a flawless foundation application.

                          Answered on 3/6/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        I have an very oily t zone but dry patches in other places on my face, would this be a good primer for me? I noticed it said it can help control excess oil but also help with dry spots, I also have very sensitive skin.
                        Asked on 2/11/2017 by jess from nc

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Jess,

                          The BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer should work well for your specified needs. As this product improves the appearance of complexion, it should even out your concerns.

                          Answered on 2/13/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Does this have color to it or is it colorless? Im looking for a colorless primer.
                        Asked on 11/21/2016 by HD from Chico, CA

                        1 answer

                        • Staff Expert

                          A:

                          This is colorless!

                          Answered on 12/15/2016 by Staff Expert from Ulta Beauty
                      • Q:

                        Didn't you used to make a primer for oily/combination skin? I thought that's what I was using in the past, but didn't see it so last time I bought the regular primer and it makes my skin so oily after like an hour of wearing it. It's gross. I used to have no issue though.
                        Asked on 11/8/2016 by Girl from Florida

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi,
                          Thank you for your question. The Bare Minerals Prime Time Primer for Oil Control has been discontinued. The New Primer that takes its place is Blemish Remedy Mattifying Prep Gel. While this is in the Blemish Remedy category, this is still a suitable product for oily skin types. The lightweight gel glides on effortlessly and immediately dries down to an invisible matte finish, prepping skin for a smooth makeup application. It is formulated with Aspen Bark and Tea Tree oil and a Peptide Complex to help promote clear healthy looking skin. It also features an oil-absorbing mineral to help keep the skin looking fresh and flawless. Hope this helps!

                          Answered on 1/9/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        If I'm going to use a full coverage foundation would there be any benefit to using the brightening foundation primer vs the BB tinted one?
                        Asked on 10/29/2016 by Leosmom from CA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hi,
                          The Brightening Primer will add a golden luminous healthy looking glow underneath your foundation even under a full coverage finish. It also helps combat dry patches, fine lines and excess oil and minimizes the appearance of large pores. The BB Primer will diminish the appearance of discoloration, uneven skin tone and imperfections while providing and SPF of 30. Hope this helps!

                          Answered on 12/28/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Does this have any sun protection?
                        Asked on 6/6/2016 by Puff from ma

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Gorgeous! This product does not contain any SPF.

                          Answered on 6/9/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        I just bought Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer. I have very sensitive and acne prone skin but I'm dying for a luminous glow. Will this break me out?
                        Asked on 4/29/2016 by Beauty Obsessive from Atlanta, GA

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Gorgeous! Our Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer should give you that luminous glow you desire and your skin will love it!

                          Answered on 5/6/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                      • Q:

                        Is this primer or any other bare minerals primers clear like the color being white/clear?
                        Asked on 4/29/2016 by Leslie from Bainbridge ga

                        1 answer

                        • Brand Expert

                          A:

                          Hello Gorgeous! Yes this Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer is the clear/white consistency you are referring to!

                          Answered on 5/6/2016 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
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