Hey there, makeup lovers! Are you ready to dive into the fascinating world of undertones? Don't worry, it's not as complicated as it sounds! Today, we're going to decode the mysteries of undertones in makeup and help you understand what it means for your flawless beauty looks. So, what does undertone mean for makeup? Well, my fabulous friends, undertone refers to the subtle hues that come through your skin, even though it may seem like you have just one skin color. Understanding your undertone is like finding the secret ingredient to make your makeup truly shine! Now, let's get into the nitty-gritty details. There are three main undertones: warm, cool, and neutral. Warm undertones have a golden or yellowish hue, cool undertones have a pink or bluish tint, and neutral undertones have a mix of both. But how do you determine your undertone? Here are a few fun ways to find out: 1. The Jewelry Test: Take a look at the jewelry you usually wear. Does gold or silver complement your skin better? If gold looks stunning on you, chances are you have warm undertones. If silver brings out your natural glow, cool undertones might be your thing. And if both look
What is cool tone makeup and warm tone makeup?
Cool Undertone: Look for shades that include one or more of these keys words: tan, shell, fawn beige. Most companies will label cool-toned foundations with a “C” and they tend to look a bit more pink in the bottle. Warm Undertone: Look for shades that include one or more of these key words: golden, honey, warm beige.
How to figure out your skin tone?
If your skin burns easily and doesn't tan, you have a fair skin tone. If your skin burns as well as tans a little, you have a light tone. If your skin tans easily but rarely burns, you have a medium tone. Finally, if your skin never burns but tans during prolonged exposure, you have a dark skin tone.
How do you find out your undertone?
Grab your wrists and check the veins under them. Those with warm undertones have green colored veins, while blue veins are a sign of a cool undertone. If your veins look bluish-green, you may have a neutral undertone.
What color is cool warm skin tone?
If you notice pink and blue colors, your skin tone is cool, and if you noticed gold and green colors, your skin tone is warm. A neutral skin tone likely has fluctuating skin colors depending on the amount of sun exposure and the time of year.
Do I need cool or warm foundation?
Atlanta-based makeup artist Brielle Brenner says this quick at-home test is perhaps the easiest way to find your skin undertone: “Check the veins in your wrist, and if they appear more blue or purple, you most likely have a cool undertone; if they look green, you most likely have a warmer skin tone,” she tells SELF.