Is primer worth it? Yes. Simple.
I have only been using primer for about 1 2 months, but I have never looked back. Primer is a must have in anyone's make up collection. I don't apply foundation without a primer, it helps you apply your foundation evenly. Minimises the appearance of pores and wrinkles and the most important - it helps prevent your foundation disappearing.
New Look Pure Colour Primer is the next product that I tried from their range. In a previous post, I showed my haul of New Look cosmetics with my readers and I couldn't wait to test everything and share my honest opinion on the range. I began my series of reviews with the New Look Pure Colour Concealer and next up is their Mattifying and Illuminating Primer.
The New Look Mattifying Primer has an interesting texture to it. New Look claims that is has a "silky smooth matte finish" - which it does - but it feel like it takes a while for it to settle. The texture is quite tacky until you apply your foundation. The matte finish is there but I don't think this is the primer for me. With the illuminating primer I have fallen in love.
New Look have produced a primer that is stunning. It has a pearly finish and it feels amazing on the skin. It is a light and silky primer, but there is a couple more tricks up my sleeve for this bad boy:
What do you prefer : matte or illuminating finish?
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