WHAT IS A MATTE PRIMER?
Primers are an important step in any make up routine, think of your primer as your photo finish perfect canvas. M·A·C Primers are crafted for all skin types to create an even surface for flawless make up application. The main purpose of a make-up primer is to smooth out skin texture and is an excellent way to create a really polished even complexion. If you choose a primer to mattify your skin, not only will it tackle areas of height shine, but it can also reduce the appearance of fine lines & large pores and help to keep your foundation in place resulting in a flawless looking matte complexion. Today with advances in technology and innovation , you can find a face primer to mattify your skin in different formulas from creams to gels, lotions, powders to sticks & handy on the go sprays giving you the choice of application. A good face primer to mattify, will not only help control excess oil and keep your foundation in place, they will also keep your skin hydrated without clogging the pores, a great addition to your beauty routine.
TOP M·A·C’S MATTE PRIMERS
M·A·C PREP & PRIME PORE REFINER STICK
Ideal for creating instant flawlessness on the go, this magic stick blurs the appearance of pores and lines when applied under or over foundation. With a seamlessly comfortable, non-tacky feel, the oil-free formula absorbs excess oil to leave a smooth matte finish. This is your ideal “pop it in your bag & go” solution for flawless matte skin
Application: can be applied under foundation in selected areas or on top… on the go.
M·A·C PREP & PRIME SKIN REFINED ZONE
A light, oil-free emulsion that helps conceal visible pores while controlling the look of oil. Dries instantly to create an invisible natural matte finish. Ideal for the T-zone. This little gem works as an invisible mattifier and can be applied under make up in the t-zone or after make up .
Application: Simple dap onto areas that need shine control, and you are good to go…a tiny amount goes a long way.
M·A·C PREP & PRIME FIX + MATTE
A lightweight mattifying spray that refreshes skin while instantly controlling the look of shine and oil on the surface without disturbing makeup. The innovative formula contains powders, silica and other oil-absorbing agents to help set makeup, rebalance and mattify skin
Application: Shake very well before use to allow powder ingredients to be evenly distributed. With eyes and mouth completely closed, mist face evenly while holding bottle 10-12 inches away from face. Reapply as needed to mattify or reset makeup. Spray bottle can go anywhere and can be used anytime of the day. Spray before makeup to create a smooth and matte surface & spray over make up to set it
M·A·C PREP & PRIME TRANSPARENT FINISHING POWDER
A silky finishing powder that provides an invisible way to set makeup and reduce & control shine. Available in one universal color that suits all shades. Wear over makeup or on bare, moisturized skin for a velvety smooth finish
Application: This magic little powder can be used with your normal powder brush like the full rounded 129 brush. If you are looking for a more matte finish just around the T-Zone however, try a slightly smaller headed brush that can fit around the sides of the nose and dab powder into skin – try the 224 tapered dome shaped blending brush