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Prime Time BB Primer-Cream Daily Defense Broad Spectrum SPF 30
26.0

Prime Time BB Primer-Cream Daily Defense
Broad Spectrum SPF 30

$26.00


This multi-tasking BB primer-cream immediately diminishes the appearance of discoloration, uneven skin tone and imperfections while providing Broad Spectrum SPF 30 protection and defense against environmental stressors. See Details

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Color: Medium

Perfect, protect and prime—at the same time. With a hint of skin-perfecting coverage, this multi-tasking BB primer-cream immediately diminishes the appearance of discoloration, uneven skin tone and imperfections while providing broad spectrum SPF 30 protection and defense against environmental stressors. Plus the silky, smooth formula combats flaky dryness, excess oil and the appearance of pores to perfectly prep skin for a flawless foundation application.

Size: 30 ml/1 fl. oz.

  • Perfect, protect and prime
  • A hint of skin-perfecting coverage
  • Formulated to combat flaky dryness, excess oil and the appearance of enlarged pores

Suggested Usage Instructions

  • Apply one pump of primer, massaging an even layer all over your face for a skin-smoothing finish. Wear alone or under bareMinerals Foundation.
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Please use the following warning on the primary when a secondary is available:
Warning: For external use only. Keep out of the reach of children. If swallowed get medical help or contact a Poison Control center right away.

Active Ingredients
Titanium dioxide 2.6%
Zinc oxide 6.2%

Inactive Ingredients
cyclopentasiloxane, dimethicone crosspolymer, hydrogenated polydecene, dimethicone, styrene/acrylates copolymer, hexyl laurate, PEG-10 dimethicone, polyglyceryl-4 isostearate, stearic acid, alumina, silica, tocopherol, magnesium silicate, panthenol, glycyrrhiza glabra (licorice) root extract, aloe barbadensis leaf extract, stearyl triethoxysilane, tetrahexyldecyl ascorbate, magnesium ascorbyl phosphate, retinyl retinoate, cyclodextrin. may contain: titanium dioxide, iron oxides.

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Prime Time BB Primer-Cream Daily Defense Broad Spectrum SPF 30 - null 3.9 5 92 93
Amazing product - horrendous packaging I was hesitant to purchase this product. I liked the idea of it and what it had to offer but I really don't have timed for an additional step. I instantly fell in love with it! It is quick and easy to apply. I can wear it alone or with my bareMinerals original foundation on top of it! It's great -and stays all day! I would easily give the product alone 5 Stars, however the pump is horrible. After consuming about 1/3 of the bottle the pump starts to spatter. I have gotten product all over my uniform while getting ready. Infuriating! It's a shame - BE you see all our comments, please redesign the packaging. You have a great product here! 02/21/2015
Good coverage, bad packaging I love the coverage but not the way it is dispensed. I spend most of my time digging out the product with a Q-tip. I will be changing to another product after this bottle. It is a shame, I love bare essentials and have been using it for over 10 years. 02/14/2015
Not consistent I have had 3 bottles of this product now. The first bottle I LOVED. The 2nd one was just 'okay'. The 3rd one I do not like at all. It seems like each time the consistency is different. The coverage is also different. The first bottle was creamy and smooth and really gave me good coverage with nothing over it. The next bottle was more runny, as is this one. I still have to wear all my regular foundation over it. I would prefer to wear it alone some days just for running errands, etc. 02/11/2015
Good product, HORRIBLE pump I purchased this product because I liked the fact that it included both primer and SPF30 and I can use it by itself or under my BE mineral powder. It goes on great and provides just the right amount of moisture as well as making my makeup last longer. The only down side is the pump. It simply does not pick up the product even in a new bottle. I finally gave up and just opened it and had to scoop the product off the straw which really isn't the best. If they changed this to one of the squeeze type bottles then it would be perfect. 01/26/2015
LOVE the product - HATE the pump I've been thinking of writing about this for a while now and when I read the other reviews I was happy to see that everyone agrees about the pump. I absolutely love the product but it's not cheap and it's bothersome when half of it is wasted stuck to the inside of the bottle. Sometimes is comes out too thick and sometimes it comes out too watery -- PLEASE change this product to a tube! 01/23/2015
Best BB cream out there! Instead of throwing it away when the product gets down to the very bottom just simply cut it in half and put it in a sandwich baggie, it's not very chic but who all is going to see it? This is what I do; therefore, I get every last drop of this product and nothing goes to waste. I have tried several BB creams by Garnier and Maybelline and nothing compares to BareMinerals BB cream. You don't even need wear foundation with it if you don't have time to put everything on. It would be more beneficial if this product came in a tube or a jar but we have to improvise with what we're given, right? 01/22/2015
BB creame I have purchased this product twice. It seperates and eventually you are digging the cream out of the bottle with the bottom end of the pump. If it were in a tube with a pump the product could be recombined before using. 01/22/2015
New packaging please! LOVE this product, HATE the packaging. The primer is too thick to be using a pump, it should come in a tube. The last quarter of the product gets stuck in the bottom and doesn't get sucked up into the pump, which is a waste! I ended up having to unscrew the top every time and find something to dig the primer out of the container with so that I get my money's worth. 01/15/2015
My review is not unique...... I have never used a primer before and I absolutely love it. I use the light shade and if I'm just running out for a couple errands I feel that is all the makeup I need. If I'm going all out, the primer keeps my makeup looking great all day. It seriously looks just as good when I take it off as it did when I put it on. My only problem - THE PUMP. THAT STUPID USELESS PUMP!! Please oh please oh PLEASE put this product in a tube!!! It's HORRIBLE in that pump!! 01/08/2015
Like all the other reviews -- Great product, horrible pump I love the product. The primer is silky smooth, does not clog my pores like other primers. Not thick of heavy feeling. The only thing I hate about this product is the pump. It's impossible to get any of the product out using the pump. I have to unscrew the top every time and try to scrape out the primer. This is fine until you get to the last bit, which there is still several days/weeks worth of primer left but you cannot get it. I agree with another reviewer who stated that this would be better off packaged in a wide mouth container where you can dip your finger in it and get the primer out. Then you could at least get all of the primer out of the bottle instead of wasting it. 01/04/2015
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Can you use the bb primer cream product with complexion rescue? If so do you use bb primer first then complexion rescue? Or complexion rescue first ( sense it's more of a mouistizer/sunscreen) then the bb primer?
I want to get the best look - not cakey- and have combo oily skin. I have trouble with the cr and mineral veil alone, doesn't seem to last past 4 hrs or so......
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I've been using the oil control primer & so far it's lasted me a year. I was about to reorder it, but I saw the BB primer and was wondering if it was as good as the oil control primer..? thank you all so much
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I got this in the Beauty surprise kit. I noted the ingredients are pretty much the same. Has anybody used this and the Antioxidant one? did they feel and work the same?
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I wear Golden tan or Golden dark foundation depending on how much sun I've gotten. So I'm worried tan in the BB Primer may be too light for me.
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Thank you for your feedback! We forwarded your suggestion to Bare Escentuals Leadership team!
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I love how the original primer feels - I am wondering if this feels the same?
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I think it's even better! The regular primer feels too slick to me.
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Totally silky. You will love it.
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Really love the BB cream but hate how the product separates and how you need to use a q-tip to get the rest of the product out when it's getting near empty. I can't seem to get it to come up through the pump no matter how much I shake or stir.
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I liked the coverage and tint of the BB primer, but my skin broke out in several places after using it. I do not have any problems using the original primer, and would like to try one of the other primers.
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I've only been using this BB primer for two weeks and its has liquified on me! I really loved it up until now. Someone please help me save my BB primer :(
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Open up the bottle and mix it up with the straw...then don't use the pump. It's really annoying!
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You have to shake it really hard. the primer has separated, with the heavier portion in the bottom and all your getting is the thinner portion on the top. I sometimes roll the bottle between my hands to warm it up and then shake vigorously.
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I shake the bottle to mix the product, then open the bottle up and take product from the bottle itself. The pump is definitely the issue.
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Mine is very thin, unlike a foundation, and that is why I love it so much. It doesn't settle into nooks and crannies! I think it is supposed to be more liquid.
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Try to shake it daily before use.
11 months ago
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I had the exact same problem. I shake mine up everyday before I use it and it went back to the same creamy consistency as it was when I first bought it. Good luck. I hope you can save yours. I was able to save mine.
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I wear the Fairly Medium foundation.
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I would choose the light color. I called to find out which shade I should buy (I wear medium foundation) and they said medium. I love the medium color all by itself, but I don't like it under my foundation. I think it is a little dark. For winter I will order the light color.
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I use Medium foundation and Light BB Primer-Cream
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Light would be the one for you, I am medium and use the light. I went to the Boutique and tried them both and light was the one we all decided on. I recommend going to a Bare Minerals Boutique, they have all of the knowledge about the primer and can help you make the right decision
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Light. I'm Medium Bage & the light is perfect. It really blends in.
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I see that you unveiled the new BB cream but I am very disappointed to see its only offered in 2 of your lighter shades.
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