15 Best Primers for Long-Lasting Eye Makeup
Liners, shadows, and mascaras can end up looking like a hot (smudged) mess at the end of the day if you don't use a good primer. Keep your eye makeup on with these reader faves
No. 8: Urban Decay Eyeshadow Primer Potion, $19TotalBeauty.com average reader rating: 8.8*
Why: Readers say this primer "adds a subtle sheen and color for a nice glow" and is "my absolute go-to holy grail of eyeshadow primers." It is also an "absolute must-have if you use any sort of mineral eyeshadow, because shadows stick to my eyelids like metal to a magnet." One person says she can "work all day, workout, sweat like a pig and my eyeshadow will stay put" with this primer. And one reader found that applying a little under the lower lashlines and setting it lightly with powder "will keep my mascara from smudging." Brilliant.
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