5 Long-Lasting Eye Shadow Primers Under $11
If you’re an eye shadow junkie, you likely know the importance of a good primer. While there are plenty of formulas that claim to ban creases, provide long-lasting wear, and decrease fall out, if you’re looking for a primer that won’t break the bank, we’ve compiled five of the best drugstore eye shadow primers under $11.
While I can think of a few worse things than eye shadow creasing throughout the day, it is none the less frustrating, especially if you spent a good chunk of time applying your makeup. To make sure your shadow and liner stay put, no touch-ups necessary, start your makeup routine with one of these wallet-friendly primers. From sheer formulas that ward off creases to no-smudge tinted primers and clear solutions that set shadow all day long, we’ve rounded up the most inexpensive primers that don’t skimp on quality. Keep reading for the best under-$11 drugstore eye shadow primers on the market.
e.l.f. Shadow Lock Eyelid Primer ($6)
This wallet-friendly brand does not skimp on quality. Promising to increase shadow longevity without causing creases, this primer by e.l.f is a drugstore favourite. Don’t believe us? A reviewer wrote, “My eyeshadow stayed in place my entire work day!! TEN HOURS AND NOT A CREASE!!!.”
NYX Eyeshadow Base ($11)
It’s no surprise that we are featuring cult-favourite makeup brand, NYX yet again, as many of its products are unprecedented even by luxury beauty companies. This eye shadow base, which comes in a variety of colours, is one of those instances in which NYX reigns supreme.
e.l.f. Eye Primer & Liner Sealer ($8)
This multipurpose primer is a must for the girl who wants to get the most out of her makeup products. One side has a shadow primer that prevents from fading, bleeding, or creasing, while the other side offers a primer that turns your shadow into a long-lasting waterproof liquid liner, thanks to its liquid-filled felt tip, you really can't go wrong with this priming duo.
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