When you wear color near your face, the light reflects it upwards; this can cast either flattering tones or dark shadows, depending on the mix of the color and your skin tone. Choose colors that will create positive optical illusions on your skin –skin will be illuminated from below, complexion can look clearer and your eyes will sparkle and smile will look brighter "Color Me Confident: Change Your Look - Change your Life" by Veronique Henderson and Pat Henshaw.
Choose colors that will create positive optical illusions on your skin and make you look your best!
Have you ever seen a beautiful blue dress walk into a room and then notice there was a woman wearing it? Or have you admired a perfectly put-together outfit and wondered, “How did she do that?” That's the power of wearing your right colors, the colors that are in perfect harmony with your personal skin tone.
Many people underestimate the impact of color on their appearance but color is the first thing someone notices about you and we all know the power of first impressions... Having your colors done can make the world of difference in your personal and professional life. For one, you will feel confident in your own skin and will transmit elegance, competence, credibility and assertiveness by wearing your colors confidently. Your true essence and message will be captured in a positive manner.
Wearing the right colors that match your personal tone can also make you appear more vibrant and with a healthy glow. You can go from looking tired to radiant by just switching the color of something you’re wearing near your face. The reaction between your skin undertone and the right colors near your face can create an optical illusion effect that helps minimize the appearance of skin blemishes, wrinkles, pigmentation, and other flaws. The right colors will enhance your natural beauty and make your skin look clearer, your dark under eye circles look lighter and wrinkles appear less pronounced. Your teeth and white of eyes also appear brighter. It’s actually quite fascinating to see those changes occur right in front of your eyes during the analysis. The wrong colors, on the other hand, can actually draw attention to flaws mentioned above.
You can use this knowledge to your advantage to assist you in various areas of your life. Whether you need to look good for an interview, or give a talk in which you want your message to be received with credibility or express yourself in a more confident manner, discovering the power of your perfect colors will certainly give you an edge in the process.