The lightweight, oil-free Clinique Superprimer creates an ideal makeup canvas. It not only colour corrects a range of concerns, but also preps for makeup application and wear, helping foundation stay colour-true. Available at Hudson’s Bay, $35.

The it factor

Formulated with essential oils to hydrate and smooth the skin, the IT Cosmetics No. 50 Serum Anti-Aging Collagen Veil Primer works to add nutrients to your skin for an airbrushed makeup application. It was developed with plastic surgeons for younger looking skin and to reduce the appearance of fine lines …

Good as gold

The Guerlain L’Or Radiance Primer is infused with 24-carat gold and pure gold flakes to add moisture and glow to the skin. It’s ideal for use under makeup to smooth out fine lines and uneven skin tones. Available at Sephora, $82.

Mist opportunity

MAC Prep and Prime Fix + is a lightweight, refreshing face mist to prep and hydrate skin before makeup application. Available in four scents, original, coconut, lavender and rose, start the day off with hydrated skin with a beautiful scent. Available at Hudson’s Bay, $30.

Out of this world

For a look straight from outer space, the Guerlain Meteorites Perfect Base works to mattify, smooth and plump the skin with Stardust technology. It’s the perfect makeup base to conceal blemishes and leave the skin looking flawless. Available at Saks Fifth Avenue, $82.

Get glowing

To add an overall glow to the skin, the Graydon Face Glow tinted primer plus illuminator is perfect for use with or without makeup. Apply before foundation to create an illuminated look, or use for no-makeup looks to smooth out imperfections and uneven skin tones while adding a little extra …

Positively pore-fect

Get the airbrushed, faux-filter look with the Benefit Cosmetics POREfessional face primer. Formulated with Vitamin E, the POREfessional smooth’s out fine lines and minimizes the appearance of pores. With a translucent finish, apply it underneath makeup for a soft complexion, or apply overtop makeup to touch up problem areas. Available …

Combing through

The Craftsman sandalwood hair comb from the Rocky Mountain Barber Company features multiple teeth widths to keep your locks in place all day long. Designed with premium materials, this beautiful comb is built to last and includes a carrying pouch for protection from the elements. Available at, $22.99.

To smooth and protect

Protect the skin while getting a close, clean shave with the Tom Ford Shave Oil. The product works to condition and moisturize, leaving the skin looking and feeling smooth. This product can be used alone or under a shaving cream. Available at Sephora, $72.

Soft as silk

Leave skin feeling luxurious after shaving with the Dior Sauvage aftershave balm. With notes of Reggio Bergamo, Sichuan Pepper and Ambroxan, Sauvage works to soothe the skin’s texture while creating an aura of strength and unmistakable masculinity. Available at Sephora, $70.