You know how they say, ” the foundation of success in life is good health”, well the foundation of flawless makeup application is a good primer. Get ready for the summer heat with these beauty editor-approved makeup primers. “A good face primer will help fill in enlarged pores for a smoother finish, stave off shine, and give your foundation some added staying power.” – Lydia, Source Beauty.

Lydia has picked out the all-time best primers for every skin type.


1. Complexion Perfection -Huda Beauty.

“Enriched with rose hip seed oil, the nourishing formula glides on effortlessly to create a smooth canvas that boosts the staying power of whatever you apply after it!”






2. The Porefessional Primer -Benefit.

” Its’ formula is silky smooth, lightweight and oil free. The translucent coverage is designed to complement all skin tones. It’s been a best seller since 2011″








3. Under(Cover) Perfecting Coconut Face Primer -Marc Jacobs

“I have yet to find one that beats it. Love the coconut smell and the super rich formula. It’s not oily and does the job -perfectly-“




4. Baby Skin Instant Pore Eraser Primer -Maybelline.

“Delivers a radiant, silky and youthful look!”






5. Backlight Priming Filter Face Primer -Becca

“This is great for dulled skin showing signs of fatigue. Ultra subtle, soft-focus pigments blur the visibility of imperfections, diffusing light to lend skin a flawless, lit-from-within-look”





6. Jelly Pack – J.One

“This unique jelly textured formula floods skin with precious moisture while creating a smooth, ‘Velcro’ base for makeup. It’s firming, plumping and hydrating with one simple fuss-free step!”




7. Top Secrets Instant moisture glow -Yves Saint Laurent.

“Amazingly lightweight, great for dry skin, and really helps makeup last. Not  recommended for combination or oily skin”



8. N º 28 Primer Serum – Hourglass

“Softening the appearance of lines and wrinkles, the formula extends the durability of your foundation and repels water to keep all your makeup looking fresh”






You can go to Lydia’s website, Source Beauty for all your beauty product recommendation needs.