In this HD society, all a girl wants is a potion to erase pores and smooth down dry patches. Is that too much to ask? Nah, that’s a primer’s job description. A good primer has the power to work like PhotoShop, blurring out all your perfect imperfections. Whether you’re wearing no-makeup makeup or no-makeup-at-all, this stuff acts like a skin-enhancing veil (or in millennial terms, an Instagram filter). Have a peek at our 5 picks below!

1. Imagic High Definition Primer, now on sale at P799 (limited time only) Colorless and petal-soft, this Hong Kong primer creates the perfect canvas for makeup. It obscures every pore, crease, and crevice and also helps with oil control. Even staring down the lens of a 50-megapixel phone cam, your face will look #flawless.

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2. NYX Pore Filler, P840 The name says it all! This priming balm “fills” visible pores to diminish their size and mimic baby skin. It’s also formulated with Vitamin E, which is a good fit for those who want a matte finish without the dryness.

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3. Banila Co. Prime Primer Blur, P1,090 To fake radiance on haggard days, use an illuminating primer. This South Korean staple has pearlescent ingredients that light up the skin (but in a glowy, non-greasy way). It also imparts a rosy effect that shows through your makeup.

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4. Pixi by Petra Flawless Beauty Primer, P1,360 This multitasker combines iridescent particles with anti-aging ingredients for a super-powered formula. This means it not only illuminates your face, but also hides fine lines and wrinkles (temporarily, of course).

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5. Sooper Beaute Blur Cream, P180 When used underneath foundation, this creamy base gives the skin an airbrushed appearance. It disguises fines and wrinkles—and, yes, it also spackles over your pores. The antioxidants in it shield the skin against environmental stressors, leaving you with total pore-fection.

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