theBalm® cosmetics Put a Lid On It™

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™
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Great eye primer
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I had never given eye primers a second thought until I tried this sample in my box. It does truly help your eye makeup stay on better and last longer, it also gives your eye lids a smooth base on which to start. As soon as I run out I will buy a full version of this.

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Great product
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This product really works. It keeps my eyeshadow from rubbing off for the whole day. You do not have to use that much of it, so the tube can last you for awhile. Must have.

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Great primer
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This primer works great. I've used it with powder shadow, crime shadow and shadow sticks and it helps them all stay put all day.

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Nice Primer
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This primer is colorless, goes on smoothly. A little goes a long way. My eye shadow stays in place all day. I replaced a pink toned eyelid primer with this product. This works better for me.

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So far so good!
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This product does a great job of keeping liquid eyeliner and eyeshadow in place - through roller derby games and after-parties :-)

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Staying Power for Days
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I love a good, dramatic eye shadow; but am constantly annoyed by shades that smudge, smear, and lose their intensity. Put a Lid on It keeps even the most saturated hues on my lids and shining to their full potential all day. Just a tiny bit of this product on each lid does the trick. Do make sure to give it a full minute to dry before applying shadow, per the package instructions, for the full benefits. A great compliment to any shadow you use!

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lives up to the hype

Even in humid summer weather this keeps eye makeup in place. Goes on silkly smooth and holds shadow with no creases. LOVE IT!

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Nice clean eye primer
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This is not the yellow color the tube might suggest but an almost sheer really nice feeling primer. Definitely highly recommended from a user of a variety of different primers this one is high on my repurchase list. Kept makeup in place without adding odd colors to the eye like many primers are already tinted.

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New Favorite!
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I never wear eyeshadow without a primer and have tried several. This one is my favorite so far though! I used a tiny bit on my eyelids this morning and 10 hours later my eyeshadow is still going strong and hasn't smudged or creased at all.

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Okay product
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Not as much perfect as I was hoping for. I ordered after using another type and reading the reviews but just so-so for me.

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