Makeup 101: How to Pick the Right Colours for Your Skin Tone
Have you noticed that a certain shade of orange lipstick makes you look like a total diva, while another makes you look overdressed and strange! Well, that is because of your skin undertone.
Now, we’ve already told you how to shop for your wardrobe according to warm and cool skin tones. However, in this edition we tell you how to pick makeup that suits your skin the best.
If you don’t know what your skin undertone is, here is a quick refresher: Ladies, roll up your sleeve and look at your veins. If they look bluish, you’re blessed with a cool tone and if your veins appear to be green, you enjoy a warm skin tone.
If you are warm skinned then you would look great in reds, oranges and yellows. However, if you want to experiment with a wider range of colours, then try the shades below.
While you may not want to revamp your entire makeup kit, try adding a dash of these shades to your face to see a magical difference. Here are three products we love for warm skin tones.
Have a cool skin tone? Shades of blue, green, purple and pink would enhance your looks in the best possible way.
A touch of fuchsia lipstick or purple eye shadow may gave a mini makeover to your face. We’ve picked some products for you to try.
We’re sure you’ll notice a difference in your look with these tips. Do write in, experiment away and tell us about the results. Also, this is by no means a guide to the only colours you should wear. It’s all about breaking the rules anyway, right?
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