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Prime Time™ Oil Control Foundation Primer

$23.00


Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer combats excess oil and absorbs shine while minimizing the appearance of pores, fine lines and wrinkles. See Details

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Create an ultra silky smooth canvas and experience your most flawless foundation application ever. Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer combats excess oil and absorbs shine while minimizing the appearance of pores, fine lines and wrinkles. Our mineral-infused formula glides on seamlessly, while helping to extend the wear of your foundation. Great for oily, sensitive or problem-prone skin. Formulated without preservatives, oils, fragrances.

Suggested Usage Instructions

  • Apply one pump for an even layer of this lightweight primer all over your face. Once dry, follow with bareMinerals SPF 15 Foundation.
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Water (Aqua/Eau), Silica, Adipic Acid/Neopentyl Glycol Crosspolymer, Sclerotium Gum, Acrylates/C10-30 Alkyl Acrylate Crosspolymer, Caprylyl Glycol, Calcium Silicate, Dimethicone, Vp/Va Copolymer, Amodimethicone, Zinc Pca, Hydroxypropyl Methylcellulose, Sodium Hydroxide, Chlorphenesin, Phenoxyethanol.

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Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer 3.5 5 47 47
hard to use I hate this stuff. I've read a few reviews saying the old formula flaked off their face, which is what mine does, so I don't know if I have the old formula or what, but I just got it a month ago, and I've hated it every day. You have to rub it in very quickly before it dries and starts flaking, and if you rub it in too much, you start rubbing it off. It did nothing for my oil, and it made my makeup look chalky where I didn't rub it in right. 03/03/2013
Like using nothing at all... I love BM and use the foundation, concealer, and bronzer so I figured I would love this product. Wrong! It is like using nothing at all. Definitely not oil control, not sure that works as a primer either. I went with MAC BB cream prep+prime and love it! Sorry Bare Minerals. 03/02/2013
Great primer! I'm a 50 year old woman who has always had oily skin and am now suffering the indignation of peri-menopausal acne! This primer controls the oil (although my nose still gets a bit shiny), keeps my makeup fresh, and does not aggravate my acne! I LOVE it and won't put makeup on without it. 02/07/2013
Little oil control I have tried the old version of this and it would flake off my skin before it even dried. I was excited to try the new formula. I have not yet found any way to keep my skin from getting oily and i was hoping this was it. First of all, the improvements of skin texture and pore minimizing are minimal compared to the regular Prime Time. I had to touch up my powder after an hour. I tried applying less primer and less makeup but the oil didn't change. I thought it may have been due to my (oil control) moisturizer and tried without it. I feel duped. 01/23/2013
Awesome stuff I'm new to BE and noticed they recommended a primer. I was afraid to try one because any primer I've tried in the past has caused hives/breakouts on my sensitive skin. I am SO glad I gave this one a shot. I haven't had any skin issues, and my matte foundation stays matte. I go hours without blotting. I must have the new version because I see none of the negatives listed in older reviews. I suggest you check the bottle to be sure it's the new product. I love this primer and won't go without it. 01/18/2013
Ahhhmazing! I have oily skin, and this... is a life-saver. It makes a day without it miserable. You'll never go without priming again! 12/29/2012
Love Love Love I really love this product! I have very oily skin, but not acne prone. This makes my foundation look amazing and keeps my oil under control ALL DAY! So glad I was showed this product in the store! 12/17/2012
Pretty Good Primer I have used the Original Primer that I receive in my Club Renewal and loved it. When I saw that I could try the Oil Control (because I am one shiny chick!), I was like "Heck yeah!!" The texture was very different than the original primer. It is a little more liquid feeling and also the dry time is quicker, so you have to make sure you get it on your face. I work a 10 hour day in the South, where it is hot as Hades 10 months out of the year. No shiny cheeks, nose, or forehead with this product. It really is pretty great. I also dot a teeny bit on the eyelids to help there as well. The only "I wish" I have about this product is that the bottle doesn't last as long as my Original Primer did and I seem to have to use a little more because of the thinner quality of the gel. Other than that....they knocked it outta the park. 11/29/2012
Good Stuff I bought this back in July. It works great in the summer months. I used it when it just started to get cold, and my skin started to get really dry. My skin does get dry during the winter months, so I recommend getting original Prime Time Foundation Primer if you have dry skin, and get the Prime Time Oil Control just for summer. 11/19/2012
Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer I love the new formula. It allows my new Ready Foundation to apply beautifully. I do still use oil sheets and Ready Touch Up Mineral Veil but only once daily. Compared to the 4-5 times before the new formula. This is a wonderful product and a must in my daily makeup routine. Thanks BE and Lesle! 09/12/2012
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Reviews

Q & A

Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer 3.5 5 47 47
hard to use I hate this stuff. I've read a few reviews saying the old formula flaked off their face, which is what mine does, so I don't know if I have the old formula or what, but I just got it a month ago, and I've hated it every day. You have to rub it in very quickly before it dries and starts flaking, and if you rub it in too much, you start rubbing it off. It did nothing for my oil, and it made my makeup look chalky where I didn't rub it in right. 03/03/2013
Like using nothing at all... I love BM and use the foundation, concealer, and bronzer so I figured I would love this product. Wrong! It is like using nothing at all. Definitely not oil control, not sure that works as a primer either. I went with MAC BB cream prep+prime and love it! Sorry Bare Minerals. 03/02/2013
Great primer! I'm a 50 year old woman who has always had oily skin and am now suffering the indignation of peri-menopausal acne! This primer controls the oil (although my nose still gets a bit shiny), keeps my makeup fresh, and does not aggravate my acne! I LOVE it and won't put makeup on without it. 02/07/2013
Little oil control I have tried the old version of this and it would flake off my skin before it even dried. I was excited to try the new formula. I have not yet found any way to keep my skin from getting oily and i was hoping this was it. First of all, the improvements of skin texture and pore minimizing are minimal compared to the regular Prime Time. I had to touch up my powder after an hour. I tried applying less primer and less makeup but the oil didn't change. I thought it may have been due to my (oil control) moisturizer and tried without it. I feel duped. 01/23/2013
Awesome stuff I'm new to BE and noticed they recommended a primer. I was afraid to try one because any primer I've tried in the past has caused hives/breakouts on my sensitive skin. I am SO glad I gave this one a shot. I haven't had any skin issues, and my matte foundation stays matte. I go hours without blotting. I must have the new version because I see none of the negatives listed in older reviews. I suggest you check the bottle to be sure it's the new product. I love this primer and won't go without it. 01/18/2013
Ahhhmazing! I have oily skin, and this... is a life-saver. It makes a day without it miserable. You'll never go without priming again! 12/29/2012
Love Love Love I really love this product! I have very oily skin, but not acne prone. This makes my foundation look amazing and keeps my oil under control ALL DAY! So glad I was showed this product in the store! 12/17/2012
Pretty Good Primer I have used the Original Primer that I receive in my Club Renewal and loved it. When I saw that I could try the Oil Control (because I am one shiny chick!), I was like "Heck yeah!!" The texture was very different than the original primer. It is a little more liquid feeling and also the dry time is quicker, so you have to make sure you get it on your face. I work a 10 hour day in the South, where it is hot as Hades 10 months out of the year. No shiny cheeks, nose, or forehead with this product. It really is pretty great. I also dot a teeny bit on the eyelids to help there as well. The only "I wish" I have about this product is that the bottle doesn't last as long as my Original Primer did and I seem to have to use a little more because of the thinner quality of the gel. Other than that....they knocked it outta the park. 11/29/2012
Good Stuff I bought this back in July. It works great in the summer months. I used it when it just started to get cold, and my skin started to get really dry. My skin does get dry during the winter months, so I recommend getting original Prime Time Foundation Primer if you have dry skin, and get the Prime Time Oil Control just for summer. 11/19/2012
Prime Time Oil Control Foundation Primer I love the new formula. It allows my new Ready Foundation to apply beautifully. I do still use oil sheets and Ready Touch Up Mineral Veil but only once daily. Compared to the 4-5 times before the new formula. This is a wonderful product and a must in my daily makeup routine. Thanks BE and Lesle! 09/12/2012
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