Which Benefit Primer is Best for My Skin?

While some believe that it’s a crime not to prime, we’d go one step further and say it’s a crime to use the wrong primer for your complexion! 

While some believe that it’s a crime not to prime, we’d go one step further and say it’s a crime to use the wrong primer for your complexion! Don’t spend all that time on a skincare routine only to undo the good work with make-up that’s not right for you.

Choose the right primer for your complexion

How do I figure that out? I hear you ask. Read on, dear beauty buff, because benefit cosmetics have some absolute gems!

That Gal Brightening Face Primer for Uneven Skintones


Be that girl with the luminous complexion. Enriched with raspberry, chamomile, algae extracts and sweet almond, benefit That Gal Brightening Face Primer will leave your face silky soft and smooth. The gentle pink tones and light-reflecting particles help to give a uniform skin tone, bursting with clarity and radiance, for effortless application of make-up. It can also be used throughout the day, whenever you need to refresh your look!

Best for: those with sallowness, uneven tone and dehydration.

How to apply Benefit That Gal Primer 


Stay Flawless 15-hour Primer for Oily/Combination Skin


The name says it all – immaculate skin, all day long. High-strength and natural-looking, benefit Stay Flawless 15-Hour Primer is designed to keep your foundation on like a magnet, providing continual refreshment and matteness. Unlike many pigmented primers, this one goes on invisible and the unique stick form makes for a no-mess application that can easily get into all the nooks and crannies of your face!

Best for: those with oily or combination skin types.

No mess Benefit Stay Flawless Primer stick


Stay Don't Stray Eye & Concealer Primer for Ageing Skin


There’s no faster way to look 20 years older than eye shadow that’s crept into the folds of your socket or foundation that’s settled into your fine lines. Keep nanna-ness at bay with benefit Stay Don’t Stray Eye and Concealer Primer. Available in two different shades, to ensure correct tone for your complexion, this two-in-one primer/concealer prepares and protects the skin, while ensuring perfect make-up staying power, from morning until night.

Best for: those with greasy eyelids and ageing concerns.

Look younger with Benefit Eye and Concealer Primer

Lemon-aid Colour Correcting Eyelid Primer for Pigmentation


Eyes looking tired and sore? Refresh them in a flash, with the dark circle-banishing, redness-removing benefit Lemon-aid Colour Correcting Eyelid Primer. With every swipe you’ll look more awake, youthful and radiant, thanks to its warm and tone-fixing pigments. Perfect for use under make-up or alone, for a beautifully au naturel look, this primer will put the twinkle back in your eye!

Best for: those with pigmentation, bags and visible veins.

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