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The Only Primers Your Dry Skin Needs
It’s important to choose the right primer because it can affect how the makeup sits on your skin. Here are five hydrating primers you must consider if you have dry skin.
Fans of the Estée Lauder Futurist Aqua Brilliance Watery Glow Primer swear by the product’s ability to deliver ample hydration without making skin feel greasy or oily.
Estée Lauder
Priced at $44, this primer features ion-charged water and hyaluronic acid for added moisture. It also has glycerin, a key component for helping the foundation adhere more easily.
Formulated with grape seed oil and sodium hyaluronate, the Fenty Beauty Pro Filt’r Hydrating Primer offers a supple skin texture for easier makeup application.
Fenty Beauty
Retailing at $36, this primer was made for normal to dry skin, so even just for winter months, you can use it to enjoy some much-needed moisture and flawless makeup.
The e.l.f. Cosmetics Power Grip Primer is a gel-based primer, packed with hyaluronic acid for hydration. It retails for $10 from Ulta Beauty.
e.l.f. Cosmetics
“Such a great product for an affordable price,” one customer wrote in the Ulta Beauty reviews. Another added, “It held on and made my skin look better with my makeup.”