Colour Analysis: Cool Winter

So you are a Winter

What does this mean:

Skin colour include:

  • Skin colour include porcelain white, rosy beige, olive, almond, cocoa, mocha, mahogany and ebony to black, with a blue or reddish undertone.
  • Skin with rosy or charcoal gray freckles.


  • Winter hair will never have red, golden or copper undertones as they are warm tones.
  • Black tones include jetblack, brown black and Asian blue-black.
  • Medium to dark brown.
  • Silver, white and salt-and-pepper.


  • Any gray tones, a deep, dark eye colour, including black, black brown, red brown.
  • Hazel with blue or green, dark blue, clear blue, gray-blue, gray-green or light green.
  • The iris often has a dark rim.

Your best colours:

  • Bright jewel colours with a blue undertone such as emerald green, bright turquoise, royal blue, shocking pink, cardinal purple and blue red.
  • Neutrals such as black, white, navy, taupe and grey.
  • Silver or gunmetal jewellery.

Colours to avoid:

  • Warm browns, copper, gold, rust, apricot, orange, olive green, light khaki, cream and beige.

Winter Celebrities:

(Images from Google Images)

This is Winter in a nutshell.  I will be discussing the remaining 3 seasons in upcoming posts.





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I am a people loving food and wine craving Interior Designer turned Makeup Artist and Personal Stylist. I love everything beautiful, all things related to fashion and all aspects of design. Creative people inspire me. In my blog I attempt to showcase new fashion, trends, products and even cool designs. I will even attempt being your 'agony aunt' answering your questions, where I can. Knowledge is power. I believe all people have the ability to be great. Some just need a little help realising their greatness. I want to help you be the best you can be. By sharing my little titbits of knowledge about makeup, style, colour, food, design and life in general, I aim to insipre all to live the bestest most fabulous life possible. Life should be fun. We should all be passionately tackle each day as an adventure. This is also hard work, and an ongoing work of progress. Here's from me to you...a sneek peak into all that inspire, tantalise and evoke my passion. xoxo

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