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Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer

BareMinerals

Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer

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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 624 reviews)

85%

of respondents would recommend this to a friend.

Pros

  • Easy to apply (522)
  • Lightweight (482)
  • Blends well (322)
  • Goes on smoothly (270)
  • Smooth (236)

Cons

  • Pricey / poor value (35)
  • Doesn't stay on (27)
  • Doesn't work (19)
  • Poor coverage (19)
  • Causes breakouts (17)

Best Uses

  • Everyday (207)
  • Sensitive skin (152)
  • Light to medium coverage (122)
  • All skin types (121)
  • Mature skin (101)
    • Was this a gift?:
    • No (4)
    • Reviewer Profile:
    • Brand buyer (174), Natural style (166), Budget shopper (113), Classic style (98), Trendy style (16)

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1.0

I will not buy this again

By KLA

from Amarillo, TX

About Me Classic Style

Verified Buyer

Pros

    Cons

    • Does not blend well with my Foundarion

    Best Uses

      Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

      It rolls into clumps when applying my Bare Minerals foundation.

      (1 of 1 customers found this review helpful)

       
      5.0

      Great product

      By Diane

      from Savannah, GA

      About Me Trendy Style

      Verified Buyer

      Pros

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

      Cons

        Best Uses

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

        Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

        Best primer on the market.

         
        5.0

        Illuminated your skin and blurs imperfections

        By Alliinbama

        from Gardendale,AL

        About Me Trendy Style

        Verified Buyer

        Pros

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

        Cons

          Best Uses

          • All Skin Types
          • Everyday
          • Going Out

          Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

          I have used this primer for years ! It gives you a flawless glow yet looks natural

           
          5.0

          I love this product! Best primer ever!!

          By Debbie

          from Harlem, GA

          Verified Buyer

          Pros

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

          Cons

            Best Uses

            • All Skin Types
            • Everyday

            Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

            Right after moisturizer I use this primer all over face. Most days this is all that I use.

             
            5.0

            SURPRISE!

            By SANDY

            from TENNESSEE

            About Me Natural Style

            Verified Buyer

            Pros

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

            Cons

              Best Uses

              • Everyday
              • Going Out
              • Sensitive Skin
              • Travel

              Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

              Works well! Gives my skin a subtle glow!

              (3 of 3 customers found this review helpful)

               
              5.0

              The best primer I've tried so far!

              By Britt

              from Oklahoma

              Verified Buyer

              Pros

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

              Cons

                Best Uses

                • Everyday

                Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                Makes my foundation stay on all day without having to reapply anything. I work in a very hot kitchen all day and it still looks like I just put it on 8 hours later.

                 
                5.0

                I would buy this again & again!

                By Lauren

                from Georgia

                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 really love bare minerals and this primer is fantastic. It's smooth, light and the powder goes on quick and easy & lasts ALL day! Great coverage!

                   
                  5.0

                  Love this producerT!

                  By Shari C

                  from Montana

                  About Me Natural Style

                  Verified Buyer

                  Pros

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

                  Cons

                    Best Uses

                    • Everyday
                    • Sensitive Skin

                    Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                    I love this for everyday, helps to prep my face for foundation or tinted moisturizer! Brightens and smooths.

                     
                    5.0

                    love it

                    By Juju

                    from Tellico Village, TN

                    About Me Natural Style

                    Verified Buyer

                    Pros

                    • Easy To Apply
                    • Good Pigmentation
                    • Lightweight
                    • Natural Looking
                    • Smooth

                    Cons

                      Best Uses

                      • All Skin Types
                      • Everyday

                      Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                      love it

                       
                      5.0

                      Yes

                      By Don't have one

                      from Virginia Beach VA

                      About Me Natural Style

                      Verified Buyer

                      Pros

                      • Easy To Apply
                      • Lightweight
                      • Natural Looking
                      • Smooth

                      Cons

                        Best Uses

                        • Everyday

                        Comments about BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer:

                        Use daily goes on smooth and leaves skin feeling soft

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                        • Q:

                          I currently use the tinted Hydrating face balm with SPF 30 and wanted a glow. Can i use the tinted primer with it and should I put it on before or after?
                          Asked on 4/20/2018 by Veroshnika from D.C

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello, The bareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer should be a good option for you. We recommend using this under your foundation.

                            Answered on 4/23/2018 by Official Answer from bareMinerals from Brand Answer
                        • Q:

                          Hello! I am 43 years young with combination skin. I have an oily T-Zone and dry cheeks. I also have alot of redness in my cheeks and discoloration from acne and sun spots. My skin is sensitive and I do have hormonal cystic acne. What primer would you recommend me using? Thanks
                          Asked on 4/1/2018 by Busy Mom from Idaho

                          1 answer

                        • Q:

                          Is this good for dry skin or would the hydrating one be better?
                          Asked on 3/30/2018 by Sarah from Pennsylvania

                          1 answer

                        • Q:

                          I used the neutralizing primer and I haven't found one that works quite like it. Any suggestions? I don't want to use the tinted primer because I don't use anything besides mineral veil on top. I don't want any kind of skin tone.
                          Asked on 3/29/2018 by Rae from US

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello, We recommend trying the BareMinerals Combo Control Milky Face Primer as an alternative.

                            Answered on 3/30/2018 by Official Answer from bareMinerals from Brand Answer
                        • Q:

                          Can I use this primer under my eyes/before concealer? Thank you!
                          Asked on 1/7/2018 by Tina from Rochester, NY

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello Tina,

                            The BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer can be used under the eye. We recommend being careful to not allow this product to get into the eyes for your safety.

                            Answered on 1/8/2018 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                        • Q:

                          Hi , baremineral brigtening primer, is this a spray or a liquid to put on face.
                          Asked on 8/11/2017 by Madhu from Elk Grove ca

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello Madhu,

                            The BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer is a liquid in a pump bottle.

                            Answered on 8/14/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                        • Q:

                          Can this primer cause acne? I have very sensitive hormonal acne skin
                          Asked on 5/16/2017 by Bleusea from Bay Area

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello Bleusea,

                            The BareMinerals Prime Time Brightening Foundation Primer is non-comedogenic and should not cause acne. We recommend consulting with your physician with our listed ingredients in case you are concerned.

                            Answered on 5/17/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                        • Q:

                          I have been using Bare Minerals Prime Time Nuetralizing Primer and as it had been discontinued I just want to know what has replaced it. I really loved the yellow tone and am looking for an exact alternative. I bought the Prime Time Original Primer but it's no good, the texture is completely different and is colourless. Please help.
                          Asked on 5/16/2017 by Pippa from Dublin Ireland

                          1 answer

                          • Brand Expert

                            A:

                            Hello Pippa,

                            We recommend trying the BareMinerals Prime Time BB Primer-Cream Daily Defense Broad Spectrum SPF 30. You can select your shade as well.

                            Answered on 5/16/2017 by Brand Expert from bareMinerals
                        • 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
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