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    The OrdinaryHigh Adherence Silicone Primer<p>Formulated with advanced adaptive silicone particles that let your make up last longer, The Ordinary&#8217;s High-Adherence Silicone Primer works to blur the look of imperfections &#8211; including fine lines and enlarged pores &#8211; to create the optimum base for make up application. The non-greasy formula is free from alcohol and oil, leaving your complexion looking fresh and shine-free &#8211; it&#8217;s flawless worn alone or perfect for prolonging the staying power of your make up handiwork.</p>ORD0067699151907624 stars, based on49 reviews 3.99Cult BeautyNew
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    The Ordinary High Adherence Silicone Primer

    The Ordinary
    High Adherence Silicone Primer
    ( 30ml )

    £3.99
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    • Why it's Cult

      Featuring advanced adaptive silicones, this pore-minimising primer ensures that make up adheres for longer, so that you can prolong the staying power of your masterful handiwork with a flawlessly finished base. Mattifying yet hydrating, this high-performance primer can be worn alone or under make up to blur imperfections and create an ‘airbrushed’ finish.

      WE REGRET WE CANNOT SHIP THE ORDINARY TO CHINA, MALAYSIA, TAIWAN OR THAILAND

    • Description

      Formulated with advanced adaptive silicone particles that let your make up last longer, The Ordinary’s High-Adherence Silicone Primer works to blur the look of imperfections – including fine lines and enlarged pores – to create the optimum base for make up application. The non-greasy formula is free from alcohol and oil, leaving your complexion looking fresh and shine-free – it’s flawless worn alone or perfect for prolonging the staying power of your make up handiwork.

    • How to use

      Use as the last step in skin care regimen, either on its own or as a make up primer.

    • Full ingredients list

      Aqua (Water), Isodecyl Neopentanoate, Dimethicone, Dimethicone/Bis-Isobutyl PPG-20 Crosspolymer, Hydroxyethyl Acrylate/Sodium Acryloyldimethyl Taurate Copolymer, Isohexadecane, Hexamethyldisiloxane, Isoceteth-20, Polysilicone-11, Tocopherol, Polysorbate 60, Trisodium Ethylenediamine Disuccinate, Phenoxyethanol, Chlorphenesin.

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    Reviews
    The Ordinary - High Adherence Silicone Primer

    The Ordinary High Adherence Silicone Primer Reviews

    Love it
    I love this primer it is really good especially if you have oily skin. My make up lasted right through to the night and I will definitely be ordering more.
    So Smooth
    I really like this primer, it's so smooth and moisturising. It doesn't feel like silicone at all, my foundation sits very nicely on top.
    Love this primer
    Absolutely love this primer! I use it in my skincare routine as well as underneath my makeup and I love it. It’s not like those other silicone primers, it’s not thick and hard to blend in to the skin and it’s cheap.
    Holy grail
    I absolutely love this primer underneath my makeup. I have very oily skin and this primer does exactly what it says on the tin!
    The Best Primer Ever
    I live in Malaysia and the weather here is always hot and super sweaty. I'm an oily skin type but this primer holds my makeup like a dream. Usually my foundation would come off after 3 hours of wearing it but this primer holds it. Pores? Didn't notice that much difference. Other than that this primer is moisturising which i like. The best.
    Save your money
    If you want to buy it to prime your skin before makeup, I suggested you do not do this. My foundation started creasing and falling away after 2 hours after applying. So this is the worst primer I ever had. However, my skin feels smooth after applying.
    Best primer ever
    I was using the Fenty pro filter primer but when I finished it I decided to give the ordinary one a go since it’s also a mattifying primer. I was amazed by how long my (minimal) makeup last. I only use concealer and bronzer in the summer but with the hot weather, it disappears through time, but not with this primer. And no shiny t-zone whatsoever. It really is an amazing primer, you can add makeup on top or wear it alone and you will look poreless and shine free, just beautiful bare skin (or perfect all day flawless makeup).
    Great product
    I wasn't expecting much from a £4 primer but it is amazing. Before this primer, I used to hate the MAC Studio fix fluid foundation, but this primer is a miracle maker.
    Not worth it, left my skin wet after a few hours
    No matter what different skincare and make up product combinations and different amounts of primer I tried with this, I couldn't find a way to stop it making my skin slick and wet to the touch with oil within a few hours, more so than it would ever otherwise be. I don't wear foundation beyond just powder so maybe that would change things, but I couldn't see any effect on my pores and it definitely wasn't mattifying!
    How good!?
    So, silicone primers aren’t usually my thing. I have an oily nose, and others that I’ve used were very slippery and the foundation on my nose would always look terrible. But the mattifying primers accentuate my dry patches around my chin, not good. This primer goes on softly and spreads easily which worried me at first. But then I learned to let it dry for a few minutes and it does actually dry down then putting foundation on top of it is a dream! No oiliness throughout the day, makeup stays put, no eye irritation, no breakouts! I’ve literally been using it every day instead of my hellishly expensive Estée Lauder primer which isn’t as good in my opinion. You can’t beat the price of this primer and it works like a dream!
    Good
    Good primer does the job nicely.
    I love this!
    Absolutely amazing! No competition! Gutted there is always a waitlist every time I wish to order though! Amazing stuff love it!
    I don't get it!!!!
    I am so bitterly disappointed!!! I went and bought this primer after Wayne Goss and so many other reviews rave about it and the low cost. It just seemed (on paper) the be exactly what I was looking for. Unfortunately, it was a bitter disappointment. This primer did nothing to keep my foundation from my problem areas, from sliding right off and breaking up!!! And I believe I've used silicon-based foundation on it. I've been experimenting lately with using my same foundation without primer and it lasts even longer and stays longer?!!! Shocking!! Absolutely terrible and I don't get the hype. Don't know what I'm meant to do with it now. Info: I have combo dehydrated skin where the rest of the face is more normal.
    Works wonders!
    I have suuuper oily skin and this primer does a great job. Shiny T-zone no more and makeup last all day long. It has smooth texture anddd with such an affordable price, this one is totally worth trying!
    Love this
    For a low budget primer- its great! feels lovely on the skin and does help my makeup last all day. I have oily/combination skin so I find that it helps keep the makeup on my T zone. I would however still recommend a powder if you have very oily skin (I do for my T zone on hot days- The Maybelline master fix one is great as it has no colour) Will buy again xx
    Amazing!
    I was unsure wether to purchase after reading mixed reviews. I have normal/drier skin and helps keep my makeup lasting. Would not say this is the most amazing primer out there but for £3.90 I wouldn’t even compare to high end products. I personally find there is no strong smell and feels great on my skin. Also, the packaging looks sleek and high end. Defiantly worth buying!
    Not for oily skin
    I bought this primer after reading many reviews about how well it works for oily skin however after a couple uses I was quite disappointed, it doesn't control my oil at all. My t-zone area was shiny after 30 minutes of applying my makeup. It's very smooth and I noticed it erased my texture a little but not completely. I'd say this primer is more suited for dry/combo skin or persons that like a dewy finish.
    Feels so soft on the skin
    Feels really nice on the skin! So smooth, however I don’t think it makes my makeup last much longer, infact after looking in the mirror after 3 hours most of imy foundation had come off :( and this was using the primer alongside a high end setting spray! However it was also a new foundation I tried so could have been the problem. Will continue using this for now as feels amazing x
    Just okay
    I liked how smooth it made my skin feels after applying, I don't really see the blurring effect. Plus, i couldn't get past the plasticky smell it has.
    Amazing
    I love this primer. Ihad been using the ordinary high spreadability fluid primer for a while and then switched to this one. it leaves skin so smooth and a little dewy. I have combination skin and it works perfectly. Doesn't leave foundation patchy. The only downside is, is that it feels a little empty. But so good for the price.
    Far too heavy for me
    I have combination skin that is also oily. I have paired this with many moisturisers and it just sits on my skin, it feels really heavy and even pills under certain foundations. I've tried using just a teeny amount and still it was awful for me. However, I'll probably try the fluid primer to see. (I hated the serum foundation, but absolutely love the bha peeling mask, the caffeine eye serum, moisturising factors (for night use) and the zinc treatment for acne so overall this brand is pretty amazing and the prices are game changers.
    Does nothing for me
    I have combination skin with an oily T-zone so I only used the primer over that. The texture is extremely silicone-y but for some reason, my makeup didn't look marginally better nor did I see any difference in my pore size. It also didn't help with the longevity of my makeup so I'm afraid it was a dud.
    The best primer around!
    Believe me, I've tried loads of primers trying to get my oily skin to stay matte under my make up, and this is truly a perfect primer. Cheap, kind to the skin, and keeps skin matte- can't really ask for more really!
    Great product
    I cannot believe the staying power of this primer. For the price it is just amazing. Doesn't make me break out and it does its job very well.
    The Ordinary primer
    This is truly MAGICAL. The thick consistency mattifies the skin while also hiding those pores. For £3.90, you really cant go wrong. YOU WILL NOT REGRET IT.
    Meh
    Goes on like a moisturiser but dries to a silicone feel. Not bad on the dry parts of my face but terrible on my oily t-zone. Makeup completely melts and slides off my face after a few hours. I won't say it's a bad product but it doesn't make my makeup last any longer with it. Won't be repurchasing.
    Excellent
    I will be repurchasing.
    Gutes Produkt
    Der Primer ist sehr gut aber er riecht sehr stark nach Silikon. "The primer is very good but it smells very strongly of silicone."
    Perfect primer
    Don’t underestimate cheap product. This primer really amazing although it’s really cheap compared to other brands. Value for money. Let’s give a try.
    Primer
    Lovely product, very soft. Makeup sits really well on top. Definitely, recommend.
    Didn't understand the product at all
    My powder smudges after just two hours and you can see powdery stains on my T-zone very clearly. Though my T-zone is always oily it still looks better without the primer anyway.
    Love it!
    One of the best primers I've ever used. My biggest pores in the nose area are still there after using this but the rest of my skin is basically flawless.
    Stay clear
    Ordered this based on reviews. Used it for about a week before bining it. It caused me to break out in blackheads, despite cleansing twice a day, as I usually do. I never suffer from spots, so most definitely will not be using again.
    AMAZEBALLZ
    Really good stuff. Kept my foundation from sliding off due to very oily skin :) Filled in my pores really well too . Highly recommend ❤️
    Proper Primer
    I bought this with a few other"The Ordinary"products & could not believe how good it was, it's the silicone type finish so it leaves a gorgeous silky matt finish but it goes on like a beautiful light moisturiser cream it's only after you rub it in it turns into that silky matt finish. Makeup goes on beautifully but it's so good (I don't have the most amazing skin in the world) you could just wear it alone&ppl will say"God, you've got great skin",&fr the price? It's forgivable to think it's not going to be that great, but it really is, don't get ripped off again fr primers this is as good or better (imo)than the more expensive ones. Try it, its SO worth it. Well done The Ordinary.
    So good
    So good for the price. Helps control my shine and I LOVE the texture of it. Used many other silicone primers from other brands and this is by far my favourite and the price is just a bonus.
    Horrible
    Sticks to dry patches I didn’t even know I had, ruined my makeup had to take off all my foundation afterwards and redo it. Nothing would go on top of it.
    Great primer
    Extraordinary - a primer at this price which does what it says! I have used products costing over 5 times more which have not worked anywhere near as well as this, I am so impressed. It disguises pores, my make-up stays put and shine free for several hours. I'm really pleased to have found The Ordinary. Perfect.
    This primer is EVERYTHING
    It glides onto the skin without leaving sticky patches. Make up goes on so smoothly and no shiny residue! I love it.
    Wouldn’t recommend for combined skin (oily/dry)
    It has a lovely texture for applying on the skin but once you apply the foundation it goes patchy whilst blending it with a beauty blender and even patchier within the first 10 minutes of wearing it.
    Best primer for combination skin
    I have read loads of review about the product and decided to try it. My previous primers were smashbox or tom ford which I love. This primer is perfect for combination skin it is matte and prolongs foundation wear. My best advise is this primer is best with DEWY foundation only! Like luminous silk or BB or CC creams makes them last all day without extra shine. For double wear or prolong foundation I use High-Spread-ability Fluid Primer which gives nice smooth texture allowing easy and even spread of thicker foundation. Hope my tips will be helpful ;)
    Favorite primer to date
    I have tried a lot of much more expensive primers and for me, this has worked the best. I love that whilst being a silicone primer, it doesn’t have the thick clayish texture of products such as porefessional & applies more like a moisturiser. I have combination skin and get very oily/shiny round and on my nose and on my forehead. The first time I used this primer I put my makeup on at 7am, worked a 6 hour shift, had a nap, then worked another 6 hour shift at a different job & got home at 1.30am. Usually, I am shiny after a few hours but my oily areas still looked as they did when I applied my makeup that morning. Don’t think I’ll ever use another product, especially at this price.
    Smoothing but doesn't make makeup last longer
    Really improves texture of skin and feels nice. However, it is very silicone-y and I didn't find that it made much difference in how long my makeup stayed on.
    Good
    This primer is really good for the price you are paying. Since i have oily skin it did do something for my makeup. My face was less shiny even after 4-5 hours and the makeup lasted long. I have been using it with the zinc solution serum(don't know the exact name) and its been working great. It does has a funny smell to it but it doesn't linger. Definitely worth giving a try.
    BEST primer
    I tried many primers and never really seen a difference or been wow:ed, until this one. Now I know what they mean when they say find a primer that suits your skin. Will be getting back ups as soon as they are back in because I can't see myself being without this from now on.
    OBSESSED
    Just buy it. You will not be disappointed, this makes me makeup last alllllllll night long with as much as a nose powder, evens out all skin textures and basically covers your face with a sheet of silk for flawless application. And what a bargain.
    Absolutely useless
    I just didn't get what this product does. I didn't notice any visible changes after applying and setting. Also it gives you very unpleasant I would say even disturbing feeling of heaviness on your face, it fells like literally your skin doesn't breathe. Never again.
    The best on my oily skin
    I have tried so, so, so many primers aimed at pore-minimising and mattifying. This one easily outperforms the most expensive on the market. Easily. I have extremely oily skin and this primer really keeps my oil under control and my foundation sits great on top of it. It's just a winner.
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