Where ma melanin divas at? So today we would be searching for the best lipstick for dark skin women. Women with darker skin always have difficulties searching for the right lipstick because dark skinned women have cool and warm undertones which ultimately makes the lipstick shades look different.
There are definitely a lot of written theories out there that you can follow, some cosmetologist would tell you to check the color of your veins in order to determine whether you have cool or warm undertones, this advice is supposed to help you pick out the right lipstick shade.
In reality there is only a handful of people that are able to comprehend and understand the many theories out there but one thing that always help in figuring out what color of lipstick shade you need is when you watch a video. Visual aids are known to be the fastest way to learn and figure out or find out necessary information.
For this article we bring you a video from YouTube Vlogger Chloe Kitembo, this dark skinned Congolese beauty vlogger based in belgium shows us a few tips and tricks to achieve the perfect lippy. In this beauty video Chloe Kitembo uses lip liner to soften the lipstick shades giving them another look that suits her skin tone. She also reminds us about the importance of applying lip moisturizer or balm before applying lipstick.
Here’s a list of the product she used;
- Thunder Cosmetics “GO BARE”
- L.A. GIRL Glazed Lip Paint “ELUDE”
- L.A. GIRL Glazed Lip Paint “WHIMSICAL”
- NYX Matte Lip Cream “CAIRO”
- M.A.C. LIPSTICK “VIVA GLAM II”
- THUNDER COSMETICS “SLEPT IN”
- NEW LOOK LIPSTICK “ABRICOT”
- M.A.C. LIPSTICK “PERSISTENCE”
- COLOURPOP “PLATFORM”
- COLOURPOP “STINGRAYE”
- LA GIRL Matte Pigment Gloss “FANTASY”
- LA GIRL Matte Pigment Gloss “OBSESS”
- NYX Soft Matte Cream – “TRANSYLVANIA”
- COLOURPOP – “ZIPPER”
- COLOURPOP – “GUESS”
If you are a dark skinned diva like Chloe Kitembo then you need to watch this video ( perfect lipstick for your melanin baby) and visually memorize it so you wouldn’t have issues with the best lipstick shade you can use in future, remember to practice;
Source: YouTube Channel, Chloe Kitembo
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