Helpful tips

What is my skin tone?

What is my skin tone?

In natural light, check the appearance of your veins beneath your skin. If your veins appear blue or purple, you have a cool skin tone. If your veins look green or a greenish blue, you have a warm skin tone. If you can’t tell whether or not your veins are green or blue, you probably have a neutral skin tone.

Why are my lips becoming discolored?

Discolored lips can be the result of a few things that range from harmless, like staining from certain foods or drinks, to an underlying medical condition. Lips that turn blue may be a sign that there’s not enough oxygen available from the blood stream. Low blood oxygen levels are a medical emergency.

Do I have warm or cool skin tone?

Warm: If the base tone of your skin is yellow or gold, you have warm undertones. Cool: If you see hints of blue, pink or red, then you have cool undertones. Neutral: If there’s a mixture of both warm and cool hues, or your undertone is the same color as your actual skin color, then you fall into the neutral category.

How to find the best lipstick colors for every skin tone?

A good rule of thumb is to correspond your skin tone with the lipstick shade. For instance, if your skin is light, go for a paler nude, if your skin is deeper go for a richer nude. The Best Lipstick Shades: Fiery reds and oranges pop beautifully on warm undertones. If you’re feeling bold, coppers and golds are your best bet.

Which is the best lip color for cool undertones?

The best lipsticks for cool undertones have blue- or purple-shaded undertones. So when you go to choose a red lip, steer away from orangey shades and veer more toward deep bluish-reds. Be careful with shades that are too light, as they can wash you out.

Which is the best lip colour for olive skin?

“Medium skin tones should try warmer, more orange reds; my Hot Lips in Tell Laura is perfect for this.” — Charlotte Tilbury “The perfect classic red for olive skin tones is famous Chanel Rouge Allure Intense Lip Colour in Pirate. It’s a must-have!” — Cyndle K.

Which is the best description of your skin tone?

Skin tone refers to the depth of your skin (fair, medium, dark, deep) and can vary according to the season (fairer during the cooler months, deeper during warmer seasons). Then there’s undertone, which reflects the base of your skin.