Best Makeup Primers for Acne Prone Skin
A good primer that is designed for acne-prone skin will do more than just keep your makeup fresh all day.
It will reduce shine, correct your skin tone, and fight acne at the same time which leads to even less future breakouts.
Primers are one of the best tools to hide blemishes and prevent them, too.
Ingredients to look for include salicylic acid, sulfur, and resorcinol.
These ingredients all work together to fight acne while providing a nice base for your makeup.
Many include aloe and allantoin to calm your skin and provide antioxidants which prevent premature aging.
Choosing a great primer will make your acne-prone skin happy and will make your makeup wear longer and better.
Here we are going to review the top ten primers for acne-prone skin so that you can find the one that fits your needs.
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Here are the Best Primers for Acne-Prone Skin:
COVER FX Mattifying Primer with Anti-Acne Treatment
This Cover FX primer gel mattifies the skin, treats blemishes and minimizes the appearance of pores.
It’s formulated with 1% salicylic acid to prevent and heal blemishes and Ancient African Tree Bark to minimize pore size and control shine throughout the day.
Ingredients like Natural Fruit AHA Complex (Sugar Maple, Bilberry, Lemon, Sugar Cane and Orange Fruit Extracts) support natural cell renewal, gently exfoliate and leaves your skin looking fresher and smoother.
Great for normal, combination, oily, or acne-prone skin.
Their products are vegan & cruelty-free.
Clinique Superprimer Universal Face Primer
This lightweight, oil-free primer creates an ideal makeup canvas.
The color-correcting formula camouflages pores, pimples, and dark circles.
Ingredients like algae and green tea condition and hydrate your skin while you wear it.
Reviewers say this also works great on aging skin or on acne-prone skin.
Can be used for all skin types and ideal for combination to oily skin.
Mineral Fusion Color-Correcting Primer
This color correcting primer by Mineral Fusion conceals unwanted redness and hyper-pigmentation to evenly tone the skin.
Aloe and Chamomile soothe sensitive spots for an even-toned, balanced look.
Not only is this a primer, but it is infused with collagen peptides and antioxidants to fight the appearance of aging and reduce the appearance of fine lines and wrinkles over time.
All of their products are made in the USA and are fragrance free, paraben free, phthalate free, and hypoallergenic.
Tarte Poreless Mattifying Primer
This mattifying primer is waterproof and long lasting for up to 12 hours.
If you struggle with sensitive, acne-prone, and oily skin, this primer gives you a matte surface that is smooth and minimizes pores while absorbing oil.
The gel is invisible and helps erase pores and resurface uneven skin texture from fine lines dry patches, or acne scars.
The nutrient-rich formula infuses antioxidant botanical extracts into skin that help neautralize free radicals to see an immediate skin boost.