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Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer

Tarte

Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer

Item #: 2245667 Size: 1.0 oz

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A waterproof, 12-hour primer helps makeup stay in place longer while brightening skin for a healthy, glowing complexion.

This hydrating base not only helps keep your makeup in place for up to 12 hours of perfect wear time, it's also a quick fix for tired or sallow skin - just one application gives the appearance of a healthy, youthful complexion. The lightweight texture is ideal for a base under foundation to wake-up your makeup but can also be worn alone as a treatment to counteract dullness. Whichever application you choose, skin is left smooth, feeling hydrated and looking flawless.

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  • Vitamins A&E: Natural preservatives that also act as anti-inflammatory emollients to fight free radical damage and prevent premature signs of aging while brightening skin.

Dermatologist tested. Vegan friendly. Formulated without parabens, mineral oil, phthalates, sodium lauryl sulfate, triclosan, and gluten.
Smooth a pearl-size amount onto skin (pre-foundation) or dab under eyes and on eyelids for the ultimate clean slate or wear alone as a treatment to counteract dullness.
Water, Caprylic/Capric Triglyceride, Dicaprylyl Ether, Cetearyl Alcohol, Coco-Caprylate/Caprate, Glyceryl Stearate, Glyceryl Stearate Citrate, Microcrystalline Cellulose, Benzyl Alcohol, Xanthan Gum, Cellulose Gum, Sodium Dehydroacetate, Glycerin, Hydrogenated Polyisopentadiene, Aloe Barbadensis Leaf Juice, Citrus Grandis (Grapefruit) Peel Oil, Silica, Mica, Tin Oxide, Lecithin, Dehydroacetic Acid, Disodium EDTA, Arbutin, Glutathione, Retinyl Palmitate, Tocopheryl Acetate, Ascorbyl Palmitate, Ascorbic Acid, Alcohol, Linoleic Acid, Linolenic Acid, Limonene, Linalool, Titanium Dioxide (CI 77891).

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TarteClean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer
 
4.2

(based on 67 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (61)
  • Lightweight (58)
  • Smooth (44)
  • Blends well (39)
  • Natural looking (36)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (9)
  • Poor coverage (6)
  • Doesn't stay on (5)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (44)
  • Sensitive skin (28)
  • All skin types (27)
  • Going out (21)
  • Travel (17)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (32), Classic style (25), Trendy style (10)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair (38), Medium (24), Deep (5)

Reviewed by 67 customers

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5.0

Yes

By Da

from Sf

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 Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

    Under foundation

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    4.0

    My future is NOT much brighter!

    By Jackie

    from Brea, CA

    About Me Classic Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

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

    Cons

    • Poor brightening power

    Best Uses

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

    Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

    It worked well as a primer. Did as described except that I didn't notice any brightening.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    5.0

    LOVE IT!

    By Hannah

    from AL

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Blends Well
    • Easy To Apply
    • Lightweight
    • Long Lasting

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

        It lasts all day

        • Skin Tone:
        • Fair
         
        5.0

        Perfect base for foundation

        By Ulta lover

        from Morehead City, NC

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • Everyday

          Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

          I love this product. It provides a smooth base before I apply my foundation. The finish is always perfect and long lasting!

          • Skin Tone:
          • Deep
           
          4.0

          Good Primer

          By carlyproblemz

          from NY

          About Me Trendy Style

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • Sensitive Skin

            Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

            I try to use moisturizing primers because I have combination skin and other primers can get too cakey for me. This one did the trick! My makeup didn't get cakey or rub off at all. I just wish it reduced redness because then it would be perfect!

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            5.0

            Love this, would buy again!

            By AJ

            from Branson, MO

            About Me Trendy Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • All Skin Types

              Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

              I love the lightweight feeling of this primer, and it feels like it moisturizes without feeling heavy. It def helps my make-up last longer and def brightens my skin. I love it, it was a nice change from my usual heavier primer.

              • Skin Tone:
              • Fair
               
              5.0

              In love with this primer!

              By HIL

              from Arizona

              About Me Natural Style

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

                Loving this primer so muchI It feels so moisturizing and held up all day even in warmer temps. I have oily skin but this primer feels so nourishing and beneficial to my skin and didn't feel heavy in the slightest. This has become a staple in my make up routine. I would recommend it if your looking for a primer that doesn't feel like a blanket of silicone. Works well for every day. Really, I can't say enough about it!

                • Skin Tone:
                • Medium
                 
                5.0

                Will repurchase!

                By estiffler

                from TENNESSEE

                About Me Natural Style

                Pros

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

                Cons

                  Best Uses

                  • All Skin Types

                  Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

                  WAY BETTER THEN SMASHBOX NOT OIL FINISH AND MAKES FOUNDATION LOOK FANTASTIC!

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

                  (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

                   
                  3.0

                  I wouldn't repurchase.

                  By Leeerad

                  from Emeryville CA

                  About Me Trendy Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Blends Well
                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Lightweight

                  Cons

                  • Doesn't Stay On
                  • Ineffective

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Travel

                  Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

                  Not what I expected, it's nice for natural make up or a lightweight foundation, not for going out full glam

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair
                   
                  1.0

                  Doesn't work

                  By Shay

                  from Silver Spring, MD

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

                  • Easy To Apply
                  • Natural Looking

                  Cons

                  • Doesn't Stay On

                  Best Uses

                  • Everyday
                  • Sensitive Skin

                  Comments about Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer:

                  Primer doesn't actually help make up last 12 hours.

                  • Skin Tone:
                  • Fair

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                  5 Questions | 5 Answers
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                  • Q:

                    Can you layer this under a BB Cream or is that redundant?
                    Asked on 1/2/2016 by Mack from Denver

                    1 answer

                  • Q:

                    Is this a silicon primer? Like the consistency of the clean slate poreless.
                    Asked on 7/22/2015 by Jennifer from ocean city, md

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer features a silicone-free formula.

                      Answered on 7/28/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    would this be good for someone with dry skin?
                    Asked on 5/22/2015 by jazzy from US

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This primer is formulated for all skin types including dry skin. It features waterproof 12-hour wear and helps to smooth skin texture and minimize the appearance of enlarged pores. For best results on dry skin, moisturize prior to application.

                      Answered on 5/22/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Does this primer have specs of glitter/shimmer in it? I really enjoy the Loreal brightening primer because it gives a satin glow without sparkle. Is this comparable or different on its own?
                    Also, I am sensitive to smells. Does this contain a scent?
                    Thank you!
                    Asked on 5/17/2015 by G

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12-Hour Brightening Primer does not have glitter or shimmer in it, and the skinvigorating ingredients allow for 12-hours of waterproof wear time delivering a luminous, hydrated and smooth complexion. It features a very light citrus fragrance that is naturally-derived.

                      Answered on 5/22/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                  • Q:

                    Is This A Good primer for someone who has large pores and is very oily?
                    Asked on 4/18/2015 by Alma from US

                    1 answer

                    • Staff Expert

                      A:

                      This primer is formulated for all skin types including oily skin. It features waterproof 12-hour wear and helps to smooth skin texture and minimize the appearance of enlarged pores.

                      Answered on 4/21/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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