theBalm® cosmetics Put A Lid On It® Eyelid Primer

This eyelid primer is the Thelma to your eye shadow’s Louise. The velvety formula guarantees that colorful shadows stay bright and smudge-free for hours. Suitable for all skin types and tones, the sheer formula blends in seamlessly and doesn’t leave any kind of residue on your lids.

theBalm® cosmetics Put A Lid On It® Eyelid Primer
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 1,372 Reviews 1,372 Reviews
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Things I like: allows eye shadow to stick for longer wear and enhances color. Things I dislike: no color or shimmer, strange waterproof feeling.

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feels good but is it necessary?
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I thought this eyelid primer felt soft and velvety smooth but I just don't feel like an eyelid primer is necessary. I really don't have problems with the shadows I use staying "bright and smudge-free for hours" so I don't think this product would be something that I would purchase.

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Not bad.
Purchased

It works fairly well, but there are a few other eyelid primers I prefer. The price is fair. I doubt I'll buy this one again, but I don't regret buying the tube.

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Decent primer, not the best.

I tried this product when getting it on discount and its ok. It doesn't last as long as my urban decay primer potion, but it'll do in a pinch.

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What a great product
Purchased

This primer does not over dry my eyelids. My eyelids feel like they are moisturized and still capture and hold pigment well. Eyeshadow stays put all day long; I just retouch or darken the shades for night time as necessary.

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just ok
Purchased

Seemed to work well but about half way through the day my eye shadow was creasing and coming off. will likely go with a different product.

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ok product
Purchased

It is very thin and doesnt keep eye make up on all day. I have used many primers and this is my least favorite because it doesnt keep my makeup on all day. Would not recommend to a friend.

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not impressed
Purchased

This product didn't really do too much for me. It seemed oily and I didn't notice my eyeshadow lasting any longer than usual. I tried it for a couple weeks, but then forgot about it.

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It's alright.
Purchased

This primer is not as good as the Urban Decay version of the same product. It is oilier and does not go onto the eyelid with a matte finish immediately. I have to put this on first, then wait about 2 minutes to apply eyeliner or shadow.

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Drying
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Sometimes my eyelids are very oily and this is great. If I put it on after water polo practice and the chlorine has already dried me out, my eyes become a little uncomfortable. Otherwise does it's job, similar to texture of POREfessional but for eyes.

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