What does base primer do? They’re used underneath eyeshadow, foundation, tinted moisturizer, and mascara to create a smoothing effect that enhances makeup coverage and helps your makeup stay on longer — all while targeting concerns like oily or dry skin.
How do you apply primer base? It’s simple. If you’re using a moisturizer, apply that first, then let your skin dry for a few minutes. Beginning at the center of your face, apply just a light layer of primer, dabbing it in with your fingers or a makeup sponge. Allow the primer to dry for a few minutes before applying your foundation.
Do you use primer before foundation? Primer is often referred to as a base for Foundation or a Foundation primer. They are most commonly used to achieve a controlled matte finish. It isn’t necessary to use a Primer before foundation, yet there are many benefits to adding this product into your makeup bag.
Can I use primer without base? But can you wear primer without foundation? Of course, you can… and it even feels better to a great degree. You can wear it not only without foundation, but without blush or other makeup, too, and still look gorgeous.