Not Just Any Primer

W’s beauty editor explains how these pre-foundation products earned the name “super.”

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Not Just Any Primer
Clinique Superprimer Face Primers, $27; clinique.com

Not Just Any Primer

W’s beauty editor explains how these pre-foundation products earned the name “super.”

Behind every great foundation is a great primer. Okay, not a great primer, a Superprimer. Each one of these is subtly pigmented to counteract different skin problems like redness or sallowness.