We’ve all been there: you meticulously do your makeup, applying a new foundation and setting it in place. You take a selfie under the indoor lights and feel fabulous, only to walk outside into natural light and realize your foundation shade is so off.
But that doesn’t have to be a problem; you simply need to learn how to match your foundation to your skin tone the right way.
Once you nail the basics of identifying your skin tone, your skin's undertones, and your skin type, you’ll be on your way to finding your perfect foundation. This list makes it extra easy for you to find the best foundation for different skin tones.
It All Comes Down To Color Theory
Identify Your Surface Tone
Look For Inclusive Makeup Brands
Identify Your Undertones
Identify Your Skin Type
Match Shades To Your Chest, Not Your Wrist