Tag Archives: Color

For the love of purple: How to wear ultraviolet

Purple is the color of royalty, the color of passion, and the color of the year…at least, according to Pantone. But it can be a tricky color to wear, because it doesn’t flatter all skin tones. Whether you call it periwinkle, lavender, bluish red or ultraviolet, join Laura for a bit of education about color, and get some tips on how to wear this vivid, eye-catching shade.

Color You Beautiful with the Perfect Foundation for your Skin Tone

There’s more to choosing the right foundation or concealer shade than simply knowing whether you are light, medium or dark. If you are blind or visually impaired, or have poor color perception, there are subtleties to foundation shades that you should know about so that you can choose the perfect color for you. This Fashionability 101 episode is for makeup beginners, or anyone who has become frustrated by trying to get their base cover shade just right. Also in this episode, learn how to get the most from your next trip to the beauty counter at your favorite department store, or from a visit to Ulta or Sephora. If you’ve been intimidated by, or have avoided wearing foundation altogether, then join Laura as she colors you beautiful with the cosmetics color education you may have been missing.