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makeup for dark skin

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for makeup for dark skin.

The right makeup can make all the difference in your look, whether you're trying to look like a movie star or just want to feel like you're getting ready for a night on the town. Here are some great options for dark skin tone that will help you achieve any look you want.

Armani BeautyLuminous Silk Glow Setting Powder

ITEM: 2439099

Color: 6.5 - medium to tan with a neutral undertone

421 Reviews


The color itself matched my skin tone perfectly and went on so smoothly. I got a flawless face look in half the time it usually takes me to apply my makeup. ...I love this powder.. it set my makeup perfectly. A great match for my skin tone as well.

What it is: A long-wearing setting powder that provides a flawless radiant finish.

What Else You Need to Know: The translucent, lightweight pressed powder transforms into a skin-matching veil of sheer coverage that eliminates flash-back and doesn’t cake or settle into fine lines. The lightweight finishing powder layers on effortlessly while blurring imperfections, locks in makeup, and leaves your skin with a long-lasting glow and natural finish.

HAUS LABS BY LADY GAGAThe Edge Precision Eyebrow Pencil

Size: 0.0002 oz / 0.07 gITEM: 2572071

Color: Dark Brown - Neutral Undertone | Recommended For Medium to Dark Brown + Black Hair

29 Reviews


The color is perfect for light skin and dark hair or graying hair, a less extreme choice from black or brown. ...For context, I like my brow tails to be dark defined strokes and am about a medium dark skin tone.

What it is: An award-winning, easy-to-use, clean eyebrow pencil that is engineered for hair-like precision.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Micronized Pigments: Deliver creamy, even color release.
- Vitamin E: Smooths, conditions, and protects.
- Coco-Glycerides: Condition and nourish skin and brows.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is clean, vegan, cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This Allure Best of Beauty award鈥搘inning brow pencil naturally shapes and defines brows with total ease. Its superfine, durable tip mimics fine, hair-like strokes for effortless blending with a creamy, smudgeproof formula that stays put.

MAKEUP BY MARIOSoftSculpt庐 Transforming Skin Perfector

Size: 0.31 oz / 8.8 gITEM: 2577930

Color: Medium Dark - warms medium to medium dark skin tones

149 Reviews


The shade is perfect for my skin tone - easy to apply and just feels luxurious. ...it鈥檚 really pretty and feels nice but it runs DARK. i am very fair and light was just too deep for me. it did far more that just warm me up鈥t made me look about three past where i actually am. all skin tones are beautiful and i like my makeup to match my skin tone. sadly, had to return.

What it is: A three-in-one powder to perfect, illuminate, and set makeup for a radiant glow with an airbrush effect on skin.

Coverage: Light


Pressed Powder

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, mineral oil, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: Give skin an airbrush effect with this blend of perfecting powders to illuminate and set for a radiant glow. This multipurpose perfector is a bronzer, highlighter, and finishing powder.

MAKEUP BY MARIOSoftSculpt庐 Transforming Skin Enhancer

Size: 0.18 oz / 5 gITEM: 2577989

Color: Dark - warms medium dark to dark skin tones

485 Reviews


I received the shade medium gratis from Sephora. It is a bit too dark for my skin tone but I would definitely buy a lighter shade....It enhances my dull skin tone to warm and bronzed perfection! Mario never disappoints鉂わ笍鉂わ笍

What it is: A three-in-one tinted complexion balm that warms and nourishes with sheer coverage to even out the appearance of skin tone.

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Vitamins A, D, and E: Antioxidants.
- Omega 6 Fatty Acid: Provides a protective layer to keep skin nourished.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, formaldehyde-releasing agents, phthalates, mineral oil, sulfates SLS & SLES, and contains less than one percent synthetic fragrance. It is also vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This weightless balm warms, tints, and visibly evens tone while nourishing skin.

Freck BeautyFACE HACK Precision Sculpting Cream Contour Bronzer

Size: 0.13 oz / 3.8 gITEM: 2658540

Color: Tan Dark - red cool undertones

275 Reviews


I have it in shade Medium. My skin tone is currently light medium. I love this formula! ...One of my favorite products. Looks good on any skin tone and perfect for contouring. I was gifted by Freck Beauty

What it is: A cream bronzer stick that contours, sculpts, and creates dimension in a blendable, blurring plant-derived formula.

Coverage: Light



Highlighted Ingredients:
- Plant Squalane: Provides skin barrier protection.
- Moringa Oil: Acts as a moisturizing antioxidant.
- Shea Butter: Hydrates.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This multipurpose bronzer stick is the ultimate face hack. It contours, sculpts, and creates dimension. The natural-finish, blendable, and blurring formula melts seamlessly into skin for immediate payoff.

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Freck BeautyMAKEOUT CLUB Soft Blur Lipstick

Size: 0.03 oz / 1 gITEM: 2590172

Color: Baddie - a dark brown

239 Reviews


However, the color does wash out my dark tan skin tone if worn alone. The application of this is very smooth. ...This color will suit any skin tone! It鈥檚 that perfect pinky brown and it goes on smoothly and does not dry out my lips.

What it is: A soft-blur lipstick delivering depth and color with a buildable matte finish.

Formulation Type:

Benefits: Hydrating, Long-wearing

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Royal Orchid Extract: Protects lips.
- Magnolia Bark Extract: Adds antioxidant and soothing benefits.
- Vegan Lanolin Substitute: Provides seamless adhesion and moisture.

Ingredient Callouts: This product is vegan, gluten-free, and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This buildable, medium-to-full coverage lipstick has a soft-matte, transfer-proof, feather-free finish. The nurturing formula features royal orchid extract to fortify and hydrate, magnolia bark extract rich in antioxidants, and a vegan lano


Absolutely love this pencil, it has slim tip and I'm able to draw precisely, the color light brown matches my medium skin tone and dark blonde hair. This combined with the lamination gel to set eyebrows in place is perfection!...staple in your makeup...My skin tone is medium tan with olive yellow undertone and medium brown is the color I have and it鈥檚 amazing!

What it is: A long-wearing brow pencil with pencil-sharp precision, perfect for filling in sparse brows.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens and phthalates. It is also cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This formula’s gel base glides on and sets for a water-resistant, long-wearing finish. The slim, oval shape allows for dimensional, hair-like strokes, while the treated pigments stay true to color all day.

HourglassMini Arch Brow Micro Sculpting Pencil

Size: 0.0008 oz/ 0.2 gITEM: 2303352

Color: Dark Brunette - deep brown with warm undertones

16 Reviews


Tint was great for my dark brown brows and fair skin with cool undertones.

What it is: A travel-size version of the ultra-precise, ultra-slim brow pencil perfect for creating the thinnest hair-like strokes.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of sulfates SLS and SLES, parabens, and phthalates. This product is also vegan and cruelty-free.

What Else You Need to Know: This Arch Brow Sculpting Pencil with a 1.4-milimeter tip is uniquely shaped to deliver microblade precision without the blade. It also has a waterproof, smudge-proof formula.

tarteMini babassu foundcealer鈩 skincare foundation SPF 20

Size: 0.33 oz/ 10 mLITEM: 2309227

Color: 44s tan sand - tan skin with yellow undertones

25 Reviews


i would select a shade that you think may be too light fro you because the shades run dark...honestly, the only foundation that actually matched my skin tone, seeing as how I'm pale and have acne it was able to cover up my redness without feeling/looking cakey.

What it is: A vegan makeup and skincare hybrid that鈥檚 an everyday foundation for achieving an ultra-comfortable, natural-radiant finish and custom coverage.

Coverage: Medium

Finish: Radiant

Formulation: Liquid

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily


Highlighted Ingredients:
- Babassu: Nourishes, moisturizes, and soothes.
- Sunflower Seed: Rich in vitamins A and E to help hydrate, regenerate, and condition skin.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Retains moisture for optimal hydration and a refreshed appearance.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, formaldehydes, phthalates, mineral oil, and triclosan.

tarteMini Maracuja Hydrating Tinted Moisturizer

Size: 0.5 oz/ 15 mLITEM: 2343655

Color: 42S tan sand - tan skin with yellow undertones

83 Reviews


This tinted moisturizer is great for hydrating as well as giving tone to your skin and helping to even out the skin tone. ...very light weight but with enough coverage for a minimally uneven skin tone, perfect for a work day when I don't feel like putting a full face of foundation on. vegan and cruelty free always a bonus.

What it is: A vegan, ultralightweight tinted moisturizer that delivers sheer coverage while infusing skin with maracuja super fruit for up to 12 hours of hydration and wear.

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Hyaluronic Acid: Delivers moisture, visible firmness, and suppleness.
- Maracuja Oil: Rich in essential fatty acids and vitamin C for visbly firmer, brighter, smoother-looking, more hydrated skin.
- Turmeric Root Extract: A soothing ingredient that helps reduce redness.

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