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™
4.2 out of 5 stars, based on 1,307 Reviews 1,307 Reviews
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oily
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I recently purchased a different brand of eyelid primer, and this one is much more oily than the other one. My eyeshadow brush became sticky after using this.

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Smooth
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I'm not a big user or primers. I usually wear light shimmery eyeshadow that doesn't really show creases. However, I did enjoy how the primer seemed to smooth my eyelids, making them feel silky, and I can see that if I were to go for a heavy, dramatic eye, how this product would be very useful!

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I dont get it
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I didnt like the way it felt and it dried weird on my eyes

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Meh
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This was alright. I'm a UD primer potion die hard and this wasn't good enough to convert me.

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Not bad
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This product was a little thick for me, I prefer Urban Decay Primer Potion.

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Not the best but still works!

This wasn't the best primer I've tried but it works just fine!!
It primed my eyes and kept my eyeshadow looking good. But throughout the day, my eyeshadow didn't look so "hot"

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I typically use MAC eye primer and this product did not really compare. It was somewhat watery, but it did keep my eye makeup on all day.

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Decent Primer
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It's a pretty decent eye primer, but I think I prefer the LORAC Behind the Scenes primer more. Still, this sample will be good to have around for travel, and I'm sure I'll use it up.

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greasy lids
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I normally use a Nyx primer for my eyeshadow and I find that that stuff dries almost immediately and gives a nice clean, neutral surface for the makeup. I'm still experimenting with this product but initial uses leave my lids a little more moist than I'd prefer which in turn causes my shadow to crease.

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put a lid on it
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The product is good; however, I don't find it to be necessary for my make up routine.

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