If you have been living under a rock for the past year then you may not know that tattoo artist Kat Von D released her own makeup line. Feauting contour palettes to eyeshadows, liquid lips to concealers she has brought out almost a full range of products. Some of her most recent products added to the collection are the Lock it Foundation and the pairing Primer. At the moment her products aren't officially in stores in the Uk but you can buy them online through Debenhams. I didn't want to go through the hassle of trying to match my shade online for the foundation so I just picked up the primer first to give that a go.
I started testing this primer with a new foundation as all my other foundations had been tried and tested on my skin for quite some time so I didn't expect the results to be any different than normal. The primer claims to be a hydrating base for your makeup to sit on. What is odd is that there is nothing on the packaging itself which really talks about what the product can do for you. There is a lot of information about the product online about it but not much on the packaging. It is a water-based formula which helps to hydrate your face and compared to silicone primers that can sit on your face this intends to sink into the skin allowing your foundation to go onto a smooth base rather than having to sit on top of your skin.
This primer tends to sink into the skin fairly quickly, I give it around ten minutes whilst I get changed in the morning to sink in. I don't really notice any different to the feel of my face, it feels like normal but it does look less dry around my nose and on my forehead. I try to leave the primer as long as possible before foundation. After I apply my foundation my face looks fairly decent, I am using a lot of foundation and concealer at the moment as I have a lot of redness and spots that have appeared out of nowhere so I like to make sure this isn't clogging up my pores. Throughout the day the primer holds up fairly wel...