| Originally Posted by chocolategoddes
But I don't think darker skintones are as forgiving when it comes to alternating different skin undertones/shades.
| Originally Posted by Nepenthe
I think she touches on a valid point; one colour of foundation is pretty hard to match perfectly because of the combination of tones in the skin. Darker skin has more complex undertones in my opinion, and if you don't want that solid, unnatural look it's important to realize you'll probably need to mix things up.
If I use an NC liquid with and NC powder I look a hot yellow mess.. >.< But if I mix things up and use a blend of golden with neutral, it comes out looking a lot better. Trial and error is a pain, but worth it in the end to get the correct combination.