Most people assume a primer is only for people with oily face to help their makeup stay on longer. But the truth is there are primers for all skin types.
Primers aren’t only for combating shine. You can check out this page for other benefits of primer you probably didn’t know.
With that being said, the secret to a flawless makeup primer is the base and that is a primer. So even if you have dry skin, it will be best to apply a primer.
When purchasing a primer for someone with dry skin, look for one with words like hydrating, moisturizing, replenishing, dewy. These are all primers for dry skin.
Today, we’ve put together a list of primers that are perfect for dry skin
1. Tarte base tape hydrating primer
This primer is rich and lightweight and helps nourish your skin. It is vegan and also paraben free. It is infused with jojoba and grapeseed extract to help moisturize dry skin. It also contains coconut that gives it amazing skin benefits and a sweet smell too.
2. Tarte quench hydrating primer
This primer is not only hydrating but it also contains hyaluronic acid and it’s rich in antioxidant marine plant extract that nourishes the skin too and helps reduces the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles. It is vegan.
3. Nuface hydrating leave-on gel primer
This primer is lightweight and glides on smoothly to give a flawless finish. It is paraben free and gluten free. And it contains phytomist and hyaluronic acid that hydrates and revitalizes the skin.
4. E.L.F hydrating face primer
This primer is infused with grape, Vitamins A, C, & E to help boost complexion and hydrate your skin.
5. Wet n wild photo focus dewy face primer
This primer contains pearl pigments that adds dimension to help you glow. It is infused with vitamin E and helps even out skin tone. It is cruelty free, paraben free, vegan and fragrance free.
6. Aquablur hydrating eye gel and primer
It contains highly effective ingredients that replenish moisture levels in the skin. It can be used with or without makeup to moisturize, protect and soothe the eye area.
7. YSL ultra moisture glow
This primer is formulated with hyaluronic acid to give you that natural radiant glow. It can be used alone as a moisturizer or it can be used as a primer for your makeup.
8. Too faced hangover replenishing face primer
This primer is infused with coconut water and probiotic-based ingredients that boosts skins radiance and promote elasticity. It is paraben free, cruelty free and sulfate free.
9. Julep blank canvas illuminating primer
This primer has a pearl tint that instantly brightens the complexion to give you that glow. It is infused with fruit and plant extracts that nourishes the skin. It is paraben free.
L’Oreal glow lock illuminating primer
This primer illuminates and hydrates the skin to make applying makeup easy. It gives the skin that glow from within look.
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These products sound so great… I’d like to try them!
Only one I’ve tried on here is the Too Faced!
Love this list- I’m on the dry side, so a primer that adds some hydration is so key!
Le Stylo Rouge
I have such oily skin, it’s annoying. I should try primers! Thanks for sharing
Thanks for the advices.
These primers sound incredible Hydrating is really important xoxo Cris
I liked YSL 🙂
My skin is dry so I need all the hydration I can get! I’ve heard great things about the Too Faced Hangover and Julep primers! Need to check those out!
Jill – Doused in Pink
I haven’t tried any of these, but they sound great!
Out of these, I’ve used the too faced one. I really like it!
I wonder which one would be the best for my skin. No, I’m just kidding :D. I’m a man :O.
Thanks for sharing this! I definitely have dry skin and may need to check these out!
I’ve been fighting dry skin lately, so this is a great resource.
I need to check some of these out! My fave primer is Smashbox.
These looks really good, especially Nuface hydrating leave-on gel primer and E.L.F hydrating face primer. I’d love to check these out. Thanks for sharing dear!
Jessica | notjessfashion.com
From my point of view, Tarte base tape hydrating primer is rich and lightweight and helps nourish your skin. It is vegan free. It is infused with jojoba and grape seed extract to help moisturize dry skin. It is very useful for dry skin, I believe.