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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Good primer, a must have

I love primers and this eyelid primer is great. I didn't have to use a lot of product to get full coverage. It felt smooth on my skin and worked well with the eye shadow I used.

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All day stay!
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I use this product under my eye make-up everyday. It keeps my powder eyeshadow, and my pencil eyeliner looking fresh all day.

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Makes shadow stay on

This works well to help eye shadow stay on for the entire day. It did make my skin tingle a bit but no major irritation.

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Fabulous product
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My eyeshadow tends to fade and I am older with slightly crepey eyelids. This product smooths out the lids and keeps the shadow on all day.

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the best

This primer is my fav. I have oily skin and have trouble with eye shadow wearing off or creasing over the course of the day but this one makes even inexpensive eye shadows stay on all day. And it's not cakey or sticky. Score.

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Liking it so far

Since I am such a huge fan of the Balm concealer I tried this. I actually really like it and feel that it does extend the wear time of my eye shadow. I will definitely buy more when it runs out.

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Smooth
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I like the way this product creates a smooth foundation before I apply my eyeshadow. It helps my eyeshadow stay on longer also.

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great lid primer!
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Not the most expensive or the best, but a really great value. Solid B+. A little goes a long way, too.

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Best Primer I've tried
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This is hands-down the best eye shadow primer I have tried. The I love about it the most is that it is 100% sheer. Every other primer I've tried, leaves some sort of sheen or shimmer on my eyelids. This is foolproof and my eye shadow stays perfectly set all day long.

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My favorite product to date
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I have tried many eye shadow primers since I have only skin and live it a very humid climate. However, this is the first one that really works. I love it and would not bother with eye shadow without this first. Keeps my eye shadow in plae all day.

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