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7 Best foundation primers

Erica Mayyasi is a Red Sox fan in Manhattan. After stints at various magazines she now works full-time in public relations, though she continues to write for a number of sites including her blog

Keep your makeup in place

For foundation that stays perfectly put you need to put down a base on your face with a foundation primer. Not only will this help your makeup outlast your day, but it will also improve its appearance. We've got the scoop on the best foundation primers of the bunch.


Primer #2: Hourglass Primer Set

Fabulously luxe cosmetics brand Hourglass has put two of their popular primers in one convenient set. The Veil Mineral Primer is a basic primer that will make your face into a flawlessly fluid canvas for foundation application, all with the added benefit of SPF 15 protection. The Solar Tan Self-Tanning Primer has a patent-pending formula to hydrate your skin while building a sunkissed glow. Use the two primers together or separately for fabulous results. $56 from

 Keep your makeup in place

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