What can I use for primer instead? Mix a teaspoon or two of moisturizer (depending on how oily your skin is) to a dollop of pure aloe vera gel and apply all over your face as a primer. Aloe vera gel will soothe redness and the moisturizer combination is a great way to maintain a dewy finish without looking oily.
Can I prime my face with Vaseline? Vaseline can be used as a makeup primer, moisturizer, foundation mixer, makeup remover, or highlighter. However, it is not the most effective option for all of these uses. A layer of Vaseline is greasy and can slide off your face during the day.
Can you use Vaseline as a base for makeup?
Can we apply Vaseline before foundation? Before applying your foundation, just smooth a little Vaseline over extremely dry patches. Dab your foundation or powder in those areas with a light touch and blend carefully, et voila! No more dry skin scales!