Makeup settling into fine lines

posted 4 years ago in Beauty
Post # 4
Member
1228 posts
Bumble bee

Yes there is a secret! It’s called a good primer! Just pick some up in whatever brand you like and apply some before you use your foundation, and some mixed into your foundation. You won’t have anymore problems with settling.

Post # 5
Member
1348 posts
Bumble bee
  • Wedding: October 2013

I use smashbox primer and philosophy’s “keep the peace” tinted mousse (makes my face SO soft!) that usually works! 

What kind of make up are you using? 

Post # 6
Member
154 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

eyeshadow primer!!!!!! It just makes things last a little longer than normal primers. Urban Decay makes one. I’ll put it on where I’ll get those smile lines if I’m going out for what I expect to be a fun evening 🙂 not all over the face.

Post # 10
Member
26 posts
Newbee

Here is a great post by Mrs. Rainbow who is a makeup artist. She suggests Monistat as a primer. I know, kind of gross, but she said the ingredients are exactly the same as the more expensive primers. I use it and think it works great!

Helpful Series: Ace Your Face (Pt. 1)

Post # 12
Hostess
8587 posts
Bumble Beekeeper
  • Wedding: October 2014

Yeah I use a mac primer, but I don’t have many wrinkles.. just some creasing under my eyes [eye bags].

Post # 13
Member
154 posts
Blushing bee
  • Wedding: June 2014

@legenwaitforitdary:  in my experience it has worked on my smile lines the times that I’ve done it. I just thought that as it’s engineered to prevent creasing on the lid it should do the same on your face, worked so far. I’m combination to oily skin. 

Post # 15
Hostess
11844 posts
Sugar Beekeeper
  • Wedding: May 2014

maybe change the kind of foundation you’re using.  Try visiting a sephora for some samples.  It may be the type (cream, liquid, powder, mousse…) that’s the problem.

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