Big Primpin’: Dark Skin Tones

Pro tips on foundation, eye makeup, and lip color

Makeup artist Jenna Menard speaks her mind about freckles (don’t hide; blend), applying foundation (pat onto the skin), and concealer (you don’t need as much as you think).

Shimmering shades of mushroom and aubergine modernize the traditional brown and black smoky eye.

The takeaway from this red lip how-to? Line your pout with a pencil that’s two or three shades darker than your skin. It warms the lipstick color and customizes it to your tone.

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