The great folks at Tarte have released their Summer 2012 Collection!  They are making a serious statement about making sure your skin is prepped and primed with this collection. Releasing 3 new primers this summer, Tarte is helping you say so long to makeup that doesn’t stay!

The heat of the summer is sure to make us all want to wear less makeup, for fear of it not lasting or melting away.  This is where a great primer comes in handy.  Using a primer after your face is cleansed and moisturized is ideal for makeup that sticks around during those long summer days and nights.

Tarte Clean Slate 360 Creasless 12 hour smoothing eye primer keeps your eyeshadows on lock–quite literally!   This primer is packed with an anti-inflammatory emollient (vitamin E) that soothes the delicate skin around the eyes, and mineral pigments to soften the skin.  It comes in a universal shade, and promises 12 hours of wear for your favorite eyeshadows and pigments!

Next is Tarte Clean Slate Poreless 12 hour perfecting primer has a mattifying base, which helps your makeup stay on for up to 12 hours, smoothes fine lines and wrinkles, and reduces the appearance of pores.  Not only does it keep your makeup on, it has anti-aging properties as well, since its chocked full of avocado, acai berry extract, and hibiscus flower extract.

Last in the collection, is Tarte Clean Slate Flawless 12 hour brightening primer.  This primer boasts the ability to make the skin appear brighter, giving you that glowing skin you’ve always dreamed of!  It’s waterproof, and promises 12 hours of wear for your makeup. This primer is full of vitamins A, C, and E, which will not only prevents free radicals from harming your skin, but also help your skin retain moisture and appear more youthful.

These primers sound VERY promising! With all the things to worry about in your day, don’t let your makeup be one of them; lock it in place for at least 12 hours with these new Clean Slate 12 hour primers from Tarte Cosmetics!  (www.tartecosmetics.com)