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    Make up Primer
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    chocolatecity77071 posted:
    Just curious, what exactly is a primer? From what i gather it is put on the face prior to using make up. But i dont understand what why people use it. And any suggestions for inexpensive oily skin primers?
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    Elizabeth_WebMD_Staff responded:
    Hi Chocolatecity77071 -

    Primers are used to smooth any surface unevenness so you'll need less makeup. They go on after applying moisturizer.

    These articles talk about primers and recommend a couple different ones -

    Age-Proof Your Makeup
    9 Summer Makeup Tips

    Be sure to let us know which one you choose and how it works.

    Elizabeth
    - Elizabeth
    ~Love of beauty is taste. Creation of beauty is art.~
    Ralph Waldo Emerson


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