It may seem like lipstick is the easiest makeup to choose. but it is more difficult that it seems. Women cannot wear ever single color. There are thousands of different shades and not every one of them goes with every skin tone. No one wants to look like they are trying too hard to look good. Effortless style looks so much better and you can accomplish that look with just a little effort. Here is how to choose the best lipstick color for your skin tone:
1. DETERMINE YOUR SKIN TONE
You first need be realistic about your skin tone and figure out what it is. Many women dislike choosing lipstick because they have so much difficulty finding the perfect shade.
If you have no idea what your skin tone is by looking in the mirror, you can ask a professional makeup artist at one of the counters in your favorite department store. They can tell immediately where your skin falls on the range of tones.
2. FOR FAIR SKIN
Women with fair skin have to be very careful with the colors they choose. When women with fair skin wear dark colors, the dark colors can overwhelm the skin tone. Women with fair skin look best with lighter shades in pinks and corals. It is nice to have your lips stand out a bit, but you do not want them to scream!
3. FOR MEDIUM OR OLIVE SKIN
Women with medium to olive skin look great with lipsticks that accentuate their tans. Some women like colors that will even out the olive skin tones. Red can still be a difficult color for women with medium skin tones, but they look great with darker pinks, corals, and cranberries. Some darker reds, like brick red, can look beautiful, too.….READ MORE ON THE NEXT PAGE