Primers are supposed to smoothen our skin’s surface so that our makeup can be applied with a more flawless, seamless finish. However, there are several types of primers to choose from and not all of them are budget-friendly. So, if you’re looking for a dependable primer that actually works and is affordable, keep reading!

1. NYX Honey Dew Me Up Primer

This primer not only looks like molten gold but also gives you a dewy, natural look. It is infused with light reflective gold flecks that will make any makeup look radiant and illuminated. This primer will also ensure that your makeup stays all day long.

2. Maybelline Master Prime

Maybelline has been an iconic drugstore brand that never compromises on good quality. Their master prime primers are created to suit different skin types and needs. If you’re someone who struggles with dry skin, the hydrate + smooth primer is infused with the goodness of hyaluronic acid guarantees the smoothest finish ever.

3. Revlon ColorStay Prep & Protect Primer

For all the oily-skinned beauties out there, this product is a lifesaver! This primer has a built-in moisturizer, SPF 34 and also has oil controlling properties. With a finish to die for, this primer will make sure your makeup doesn’t budge all day long.

4. Milani Prime Light Strobing + Pore-Minimizing Face Primer

Milani‘s Prime Light primer will bring radiance and brightness to the dullest of skins thanks to its soft-focus pigments. It also blurs the appearance of any pores and fine lines seamlessly, making it a great base for any makeup.

5. L.A Girl PRO.Prep Correcting Primer

This primer is great for making makeup go on a lot smoother and it also helps in correcting the skin. The yellow correcting primer works wonders for dull skin, the green primer corrects any redness, pink illuminates the skin and orange corrects any hyperpigmentation.

6. Wet N Wild Photo Focus Matte Face Primer

Who doesn’t love a primer that makes your makeup photograph beautifully? This all-in-one primer does it all- it smoothens fine lines, prevents cakey foundation, evens out the skin and fills in pores.

7. Elf Cosmetics Glow Up Primer Serum

The glow up primer’s lightweight formula ensures a glowy, healthy complexion. It is enriched with the goodness of goji and hyaluronic acid, which will give your skin some much-needed TLC. Due to its skin care properties, this primer also duals as a serum.

We hope that this will help you find a budget-friendly highlighter that fits your needs. Which of these is a primer you can’t wait to try? Let us know in the comments below!

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