Everything you need to know about undertones!

Great blog about EVERYTHING you need to know about your undertones!!

Beauty Box

Skin undertones are often neglected when it comes to makeup but they’re actually incredibly important if you want to find the perfect foundation shade.

I’ve been wearing makeup for about 10 years now and I’ve only just recently discovered undertones and what they actually are. I’m here to tell you all you need to know about undertones, how to find yours and how to find the perfect foundation.

Firstly, lets get acquainted with undertones. Your undertones are a group of pigments in your skin that work in conjunction with your melanin to create your own unique skin colour. Remember not to confuse melanin and undertones. The melanin in your skin determines the depth whereas the undertone determines the overall tone of the skin. You may have noticed some foundations are labelled with a letter and a number like MAC’s foundations or L’Oreal’s True Match line.


The letters, which will either…

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