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PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer

3.5
Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars
3.5 Stars (347 Reviews)

Regular price  $31.00

Extends makeup wear, minimizes the look of pores, and blurs imperfections.

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Cruelty-free, Vegan, Paraben-free, Formaldehyde-free, Sulfate-free, Synthetic fragrance-free, Petrolatum-free, Phthalate-free, Propylene glycol-free, Gluten-free

What it is:

Our new and improved, velvety smooth gel primer extends makeup wear, minimizes the look of pores, and blurs imperfections for a natural filter effect.​

What it does:

  • Preps skin for makeup and improves the look of bare skin*
  • Extends makeup wear up to 12 hours*
  • Reduces the appearance of pores*

Why you'll love it:

  • Dermatologist-tested
  • Clean —formulated without gluten, PEGs, parabens, formaldehyde, SLS, synthetic fragrance, tree nuts and more
  • helps to minimize the look of pores and balance serum
  • Controls oil for 24 hours
  • Improves the appearance of pores and skin texture by over 20%

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3.5
Rated 3.5 out of 5 stars
Based on 347 reviews
Total 5 star reviews: 167 Total 4 star reviews: 44 Total 3 star reviews: 19 Total 2 star reviews: 20 Total 1 star reviews: 97
61%would recommend this product
347 reviews
  • Lushi T.
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
    Skin Type Normal
    Skin Tone Light
    Best To Use For Quick Application, On-The-Go, All Day Wear
    Age 31-40
    Rated 3 out of 5 stars
    6 months ago
    Not that silky

    I had gotten a trial size of the prime time original foundation primer. I bought the one that says original poor minimizer.

    And this one is not silky to touch as like the other one.

    I couldnt find this one below in the pic on the order page.

  • Mac
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
    I do not recommend this product
    Skin Type Combination
    Skin Tone Fair
    Best To Use For All Day Wear, Natural Finish
    Age 25-30
    Rated 1 out of 5 stars
    7 months ago
    Very dissatisfied and disappointed

    I’ve been using Bare Minerals since 2009. I will forever love bare minerals. It’s helped me feel more confident in my skin. It’s helped with my rosacea in highschool, college, adulthood, and now motherhood. The old original prime time was soft and buttery. The makeup stayed on my skin all day long. The new formula is sticky and absorbs way too fast! It’s nothing like the old. Now my makeup does not last all day long like it use to. I’m very dissatisfied and disappointed. I REALLY hope you bring back the old formula.

  • Brooke
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
    I do not recommend this product
    Skin Type Normal
    Skin Tone Light
    Age 31-40
    Rated 1 out of 5 stars
    8 months ago
    True original prime time primer

    I am not happy. Discontinuing the original formula was the worst mistake bare minerals ever made! I’ve read the comments too so I’m not alone. I’ve tried your new ones the suck it’s not buttery smooth like the original. So I’m hoping your higher ups can see making room for new formulas by discontinuing a customer favorite is dumb and bring it back. I guess Estée Lauder will get my money for primer now when my last bottle of the “original” original gets empty. Highly disappointed

  • Vicki W.
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
    I recommend this product
    Skin Type Combination
    Skin Tone Light Medium
    Best To Use For Medium Coverage, All Day Wear
    Age over 60
    Rated 5 out of 5 stars
    18 hours ago
    Wonderful!

    Love the smooth, soft, pore less finish this product provides!

  • Debra
    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
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    PRIME TIME® Original Pore Minimizing Primer
    I do not recommend this product
    Rated 1 out of 5 stars
    22 hours ago
    1 Star

    Ordered wrong I wanted the primer that is in the pump bottle. Why you canceled the other primer. It was my favorite. I’m going to have to find another place. I think # 7 has a good primer.

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