Primers have become popular over the last couple years for their amazing ability to serve as a base for the rest of your makeup: They prep the face for foundation, they keep eye shadow in place and lipstick as well. I've tried many foundations and primers and I'm currently obsessed with Laura Mercier's oil-free foundation primer, which serves as the perfect base for her tinted moisturizer (extra bonus: It's SPF 20!). Check out prices on the primer:
See prices on her tinted moisturizer with SPF
Now that I've discovered the primer, I'm not sure I'll be going back to my original favorite tinted moisturizer (Bobbi Brown) anytime soon.
Extra makeup tip: Apply a bronzer with a big brush on all the spots the sun naturally hits (forehead, cheeks, nose). Then over the bronzer dot in a creamy blush. Bronzer without a blush can seem too brown and blah. The blush gives your bronzed skin a rosy pop. Gorgeous....