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PÜR CosmeticsCorrecting Primer Hydrate & Balance

PÜR Cosmetics

Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance

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Item #: 2255773 Size: 1.0 oz

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Finally, there's a primer for irritable, breakout-prone skin! The first oil-free, silicone-free primer of its kind, PÜR Cosmetics' mattifying makeup primer features an intensely clarifying blend of salicylic acid, calming lavender extract and PÜR Cosmetics' proprietary Ceretin Complex in a soft, hue that offsets the look of blemishes. It also includes Pentavitin, which provides instant moisture with up to 72 hours of deep hydration.

Smooth on clean moisturized skin. Allow to dry, then follow with 4-in-1 Mineral Makeup.
Aqua, Glycerin, SD Alcohol 40, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Saccharide Isomerate, Salicylic Acid, Polyquaternium-7, Lavandula Angustifolia (Lavender) Flower/Leaf/Stem Extract, Agave Rigida (Sisal) Extract, Scleroglucan, Retinol, Ceramide AP, Butyrospermum Parkii (Shea) Butter, Lactic Acid, Sodium Starch Octenylsuccinate, Bentonite, Sodium Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Polysorbate 80, Triethanolamine, Isohexadecane, Disodium EDTA, Phenoxyethanol, Ethylhexylglycerin, Blue 1 (CI 42090), Red 33 (CI 17200).

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PÜR CosmeticsCorrecting Primer Hydrate & Balance
 
3.8

(based on 44 reviews)

69%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (35)
  • Lightweight (31)
  • Smooth (25)
  • Blends well (18)
  • Natural looking (17)

Cons

  • Doesn't work (5)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (22)
  • All skin types (19)
  • Sensitive skin (15)
  • Going out (11)
  • Travel (9)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Natural style (27), Classic style (13), Trendy style (3)
    • Skin Tone:
    • Medium (24), Fair (17)

Reviewed by 44 customers

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4.0

Finally the oil is gone!

By Emm

from Louisiana

About Me Natural Style

Pros

  • Controlled The Oil
  • Long Lasting
  • Smooth

Cons

  • Difficult to Apply

Best Uses

  • All Skin Types
  • Everyday
  • Oily Skin

Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

I'm surprised at the bad reviews. Normally I wash my face and moisturizer with aloe Vera gel first as directed by the product (apply to clean moisturized face). Once the moisturizer is dry then you apply the primer and let it dry. My only negative about this product is its harder to spread. It does cause a little tight feeling but my face was still moisturized. Next apply the make up. I live in Louisiana and normally by lunch my face is a glistening oily mess that constantly needs blotting. Today was my first time using this product and almost 12 hours later it looks like I've just applied my makeup.

  • Skin Tone:
  • Deep
 
3.0

Shiny face

By Lauralou

from OKC, OK

About Me Trendy Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

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

Cons

  • Ineffective

Best Uses

  • All Skin Types

Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

This primer made my face look shiny. I wasn't very happy with it.

  • Skin Tone:
  • Medium
 
5.0

The absolute best lengthening mascara

By MJ

from Dallas,TX

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Good Pigmentation
  • Lightweight
  • Long Lasting
  • Natural Looking

Cons

  • None

Best Uses

  • Everyday

Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

I put this on every morning after I put on my make up, it washes off at night very easily.

  • Skin Tone:
  • Fair
 
1.0

No success

By Nichole

from Coral Springs, FL

About Me Natural Style

Pros

  • Easy To Apply
  • Noncomedogenic

Cons

  • Doesn't Stay On

Best Uses

    Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

    I am 27 years old and have sensitive acne prone skin. I gave this product a good chance, for about a month but I had absolutely no luck. No matter what I tried, this primer always started to flake off when I started applying my foundation wither with my fingers, a brush, beauty blender, you name it. It left my face feeling tight and didn't hydrate my skin too well either. I tried so many combination techniques from mixing with my moisturizer or just applying the primer on my bare skin but nothing worked. The only reason I bought this product is because the sales rep recommended it to me since it doesn't cause breakouts- but I switched to Smashbox Light and absolutely love it with no breakout problems and it actually gets the job done.

    • Skin Tone:
    • Fair
     
    2.0

    Okay product

    By Karen

    from Mobile

    About Me Natural Style

    Verified Buyer

    Pros

    • Drys Fast

    Cons

      Best Uses

        Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

        Not the best that I e tried but it's an okay product.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        4.0

        Evens you Out!

        By Abby

        from cranberry twp, pa

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

        • Easy To Apply
        • Easy To Take-off
        • Lightweight
        • My Skin Feels Healthier

        Cons

        • Still Has Shine To It

        Best Uses

        • All Skin Types

        Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

        I use this under my foundation they recommended. It has evened my skin out, I have combination skin. The only downside is that when I put my foundation on over it, it still has a lot of shine to it but my skin feels great with that so I am happy.

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        1.0

        Waste

        By Nursemama

        from Minnesota

        About Me Natural Style

        Verified Buyer

        Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

        Sales person talked me into trying this primer,should never have listened. Nice texture but really settles into fine lines and makes them look HUGE! I would never spend money on this product. Find a different primer....

        • Skin Tone:
        • Medium
         
        4.0

        Awesome Primer!

        By Kung Fu Chick

        from Lake in the HIlls, Illinois

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

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

          Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

          I have combination skin and I feel like this product works really well on it.

          • Skin Tone:
          • Medium
           
          5.0

          I saw a difference the first time I used it!

          By Joy

          from Cameron Park, CA

          About Me Classic Style

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

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

            Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

            I have combination skin. The primer I was using before did not address my T-zone oiliness. Pur primer works. I will buy it again. I want to thank to sales associate at the Folsom store who suggested this product.

            • Skin Tone:
            • Fair
             
            1.0

            Did not hydrate

            By NC Girl

            from Raleigh, NC

            About Me Classic Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

              Cons

              • Causes Breakouts
              • Difficult to Apply
              • Ineffective
              • Irritates Skin

              Best Uses

                Comments about PÜR Cosmetics Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance:

                I have dry skin and trying to put this on was hard. A little doesn't go along way. I had to use a ton just to cover my face because it would dry as soon as I started to rub it into my skin. It made me get deep cystic bumps on my chin.

                • Skin Tone:
                • Fair

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                • Q:

                  Does this product have any fragrance and is will it clog my pores? I have extremely sensitive and oily skin with lots of acne scars and I was hoping that a primer might help my makeup look better. Will this help?
                  Asked on 8/3/2015 by Jessi Banana from Rocheser, MN

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Pür Minerals Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance is fragrance-free, oil-free, and silicone-free, so it is ideal for those who find traditional cosmetics to be irritating. It is designed to help control oil and shine and to clear breakouts. Although it is not claimed to correct acne scarring, its bluish hue helps to neutralize the appearance of blemishes.

                    Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  Is this product greasy? Lots of other primers I have tried are greasy and I do not like the feel of them.
                  Asked on 8/2/2015 by Kae

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance is oil-free and silicone-free, which sets it apart from many "traditional" primers. Its lightweight texture makes it ideal for those who don't care for the feel of "traditional" primers. We definitely recommend testing it at your nearest ULTA Beauty store to experience it for yourself! :-)

                    http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                    Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  Does this product really help with oily skin? I need something that will last for a good 7-8 hours at the most.
                  Asked on 8/2/2015 by Kae

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Yes, the Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance is formulated with salicylic acid to help control oil and shine for a lasting matte finish - plus, it provides hydration for up to 72 hours with Pentavitin, a 100% natural, plant-derived water binding ingredient!

                    Answered on 8/4/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA Beauty
                • Q:

                  I have very complicated skin. I get tight, dry, flaky patches in my T-zone but mostly around my nose & mouth. On top of that I get oily in my T-zone as well. I don't understand how I can have the tightness & flakiness of dry skin but also get the most oil production in the same areas. On top of that I have very sensitive skin that will break out from harsh ingredients & synthetic fragrances. I am looking for something that won't make my skin feel dry & cakey after I've applied my makeup, won't emphasize dry patches & will help with oil production throughout the day. Will this product answer those needs & if not is there another product in the line that you recommend. Thanks so much!
                  Asked on 1/6/2015 by ErinLynn from West Palm Beach, Florida

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    The salicylic acid within this product's formula will help to address the oiliness of your T-zone as well as help to prevent any blemishes. It also contains Pentavitin, a deeply hydrating ingredient that will help to address your skin's dry areas. To eliminate flaky dryness, we recommend exfoliating regularly using a scrub or peel (a few times weekly). We also recommend moisturizing using a lightweight oil-free moisturizer prior to applying this primer. Doing so will help ensure that the primer applies smoothly and evenly for a flawless finish. We hope this helps! Please note that we offer skin consultations and advice at your nearest ULTA store, as well!

                    http://www.ulta.com/ulta/stores/storelocator.jsp

                    Answered on 1/6/2015 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  I have the pur minerals redness reducer primer and acne prone skin but I am current working extrmely hard at clearing it up. What would be better? The lavender primer or my current green primer?
                  Asked on 10/8/2014 by blueeyes

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    This depends on what your primary skincare concern is. The green primer (Correcting Primer Redness Reducer) is best for those whose primary skincare concern is redness and irritation. The lavender primer (Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance) is best for those whose primary skincare concern is excess oil and breakouts.

                    Answered on 10/8/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
                • Q:

                  How do I use this product. Does this eliminate the need for a moisturizer?
                  Asked on 8/9/2014 by Memom from South Carolina

                  1 answer

                  • Staff Expert

                    A:

                    Correcting Primer Hydrate & Balance provides up to 72 hours of serious hydration by attracting and binding water to the skin. If you have an oilier skin type, you may find that this product can take the place of your moisturizer. It can also be applied over your existing moisturizer, before you apply your foundation.

                    Answered on 8/14/2014 by Staff Expert from ULTA.com
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