Makeup For Dark Skin

Sephora customers often prefer the following products when searching for Makeup For Dark Skin.

If you're a woman of color, you've probably experienced the struggle of finding makeup that matches your skin tone. From foundations to eye shadows and lipsticks, there are plenty of options out there that will make you look like the best version of yourself. Here are some of the best makeup products for dark skin.

Armani BeautyLuminous Silk Glow Setting Powder

ITEM: 2439099

Color: 6.5 - medium to tan with a neutral undertone

424 Reviews

$87.00

I use the glow powder to set my foundation and it buffs and blends in well and leaves a subtle glow that is flattering on my medium dark skin tone. The powder is very lightweight and does not settle into my lines. ...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.

Fashion FairFabulous Face Priming Serum

Size: 1 oz/ 30 mL·ITEM: 2477057

Color: Peach-tinted - all skin tones; translucent finish

27 Reviews

$53.00

Great serum primer and evens skin tone...I have worn it for a month or so and I noticed a great change in my skin tone and texture. My face is smooth, soft and evened my skin tone.

What it is: A do-everything serum-primer to visibly even tone and texture, boost radiance, and prep your skin for seamless makeup application.

Finish:
Natural

Skin Type:
Normal, Oily, Dry, Combination

Concerns: Pores and Uneven Skin Tone

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Shea Butter: Smooths, visibly plumps, and delivers an abundance of fatty acids, antioxidants, and vitamins.
- Citrus Unshiu Peel Extract: An antioxidant-rich ingredient that visibly brightens and reduces hyperpigmentation.
- Niacinamide (Vitamin B3): Promotes visibly bright, glowing skin.

HourglassMini Arch Brow Micro Sculpting Pencil

Size: 0.0008 oz/ 0.2 g·ITEM: 2303352

Color: Dark Brunette - deep brown with warm undertones

20 Reviews

$23.00

I love this eyebrow pencil as it makes the eyebrows defined and the pencil doesn't make it dark....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.

MAKE UP FOR EVERMini Ultra HD Microfinishing Pressed Powder

Size: 0.07 oz/ 2 g·ITEM: 1916659

Color: Translucent - for light to medium skin tones

72 Reviews

$31.00

It doesn't make my sensitive skin break out. I love that it's available in a translucent shade to even out my skin tone without looking cakey....Perfect shade I would highly recommend this for medium to tan skin tone. Results are great underneath any lighting professional or soft. 5 stars

What it is:
A finishing powder that is ultra-blurring and light-diffusing to impart unfiltered perfection on all skintones—in every light.

What it does:
The last step in your makeup routine, this pressed powder blurs, smooths, and reduces shine with the even, naturally matte coverage of ULTRA HD Pressed Powder.

NARSPure Radiant Tinted Moisturizer

Size: 1.9 oz/ 56 mL·ITEM: 1797687

Color: Cuzco - medium with a neutral pink/peachy undertone

2.9K Reviews

$63.00

Was surprise to find a the right color in my skin tone, since most dark skin women have problem finding the makeup for them! ...Best tinted moisturizer I’ve ever worn My skins is dry and I didn’t get any patchy or flaky spots wearing this :) My skin tone looks even and overall my skin looks amazing Love it !!



Skin type:
✔ Normal
✔ Dry
✔ Combination

What it is:
A lightweight tinted moisturizer that evens skin tone and provides a translucent veil of protection.

What it does:
Infused with lush, naturally derived ingredients, this lightweight tinted moisturizer immediately helps thirsty skin feel hydrated. It has been proven to help reduce the appearance of discoloration and dark spots caused by hyperpigmentation for a clearer and brighter complexion in just four weeks. Oil-free and luxurious, it obscures the appearance of lines, wrinkles, pores, and other imperfections.

HUDA BEAUTYGloWish Multidew Vegan Skin Tint Foundation

Size: 1.35 oz/ 40 mL·ITEM: 2465409

Color: 11 Deep - deep skin tones with red undertones

852 Reviews

$50.00

A little goes a long way if you have nice skin. 4 stars for the lack of color selections for Dark skin tones....Love this for evening out my skin tone while leaving me with that "makeup-less, makeup" look

What it is: A clean, fragrance-free, buildable skin tint foundation, formulated with Squalane that instantly brightens and leaves the skin with a dewy finish.

Coverage: Light

Finish:
Radiant

Formulation:
Liquid

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Damascus Rose Oil: Is known to soothe, clarify complexion, and lock in extreme moisture, as well as for having a beautiful scent.
- Red Bell Pepper Extract: Known for its defense against the effects of digital pollution, including blue light emitted from urban technology which can cause visible signs of aging and dark spots.
- Plant-Derived Squalane: Known to lock in moisture and prevent the look of fine lines and wrinkles.

IT CosmeticsCC+ Nude Glow Lightweight Foundation + Glow Serum with SPF 40 and Niacinamide

Size: 1.1 oz / 32 mL·ITEM: 2515765

Color: Light - light complexion with warm yellow undertone

1.9K Reviews

$63.50

Unfortunately I didn’t get to try it because it was just too dark for my skin tone. I guess I checked the wrong colors when I was offered this product....I like that it has collagen, peptides, niacin and hylauronic acid to improve my skins appearance. I would get a lighter shade however because this was a little too dark for my skin tone.

What it is: A color-correcting, medium-coverage skin tint formulated with brightening glow serum and SPF 40 that delivers an immediate, visibly healthy glow.

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, and Combination

Coverage: Medium

Finish:
Radiant

Formulation:
Liquid

SPF: SPF Over 30

Highlighted Ingredients:
- Niacinamide: Helps visibly brighten skin, smooths skin texture, and reduces the look of dark spots and large pores.
- Hyaluronic Acid: Immediately, visibly plumps and hydrates skin.
- Green Tea Extract: Protects against environmental aggressors for healthy-looking skin.

Ingredient Callouts: Free of parabens, phthalates, mineral oil, and sulfates SLS & SLES.

Urban DecayBrow Blade 2-in-1 Eyebrow Pen + Waterproof Pencil

Size: .01 oz / .4mL·ITEM: 2182368

Color: Dark Drapes - dark brown

2K Reviews

$38.00

This is so amazing for dark skin girls. Deffo a must have as it’s easy and quick to use. ...It stayed on all day and the color was amazing and matched my skin tone perfectly.

What it is: A dual-ended ink stain and waterproof eyebrow pencil that fills and defines brows with microblade precision for up to 24 hours.


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


What Else You Need to Know: The waterproof brow pencil shapes, shades, and fills in sparse brows while the brow pen's brush tip + ink stain mimics thin, hair-like strokes to add depth and dimension for a mir

$67.50

Having had my skin on both extreme ends of the spectrum (from extremely oily to extremely dry), I can honestly say that this works well for both skin types, from my experience. ...It comes in a variety of shades so you should be able to find a match (not sure about darker skin tones though-it may be more limiting). I have some of the fairest skin and this is one reason I've stuck with this product as the lightest shades work for me, where as 95% of all other foundations seem unnatural or one shade too dark for my skin tone.

What it is: A sheer-to-full-coverage powder foundation has a versatile, mattifying, and long-wearing finish that is perfect for all skin types, including oily.

Coverage: Full

Finish: Matte

Formulation: Pressed Powder

Skin Type: Normal, Dry, Combination, and Oily

What Else You Need to Know: This versatile matte foundation is buildable, long-lasting, and can be used wet or dry. The face powder is perfect for on-the-go touch-ups, covering imperfections, and as a sheer-coverage setting powder. The lightweight formula does not cake and offers a shine-free, natural look.

MAC CosmeticsExtra Dimension Skinfinish Highlighter

Size: 0.31 oz/ 9 g·ITEM: 2093649

Color: Double-Gleam - beige that breaks silver

42 Reviews

$56.50

Looks good on light warm skin tone....I will say that $40 for a single highlight is a lot but it's an absolutely beautiful shade, especially with my skin tone and a little does go a long way

What it is:
A liquid-powder highlighter that gives a luminous, well-defined finish.

What does:
Extra Dimension Skinfinish adds the perfect glow to skin. The liquid-powder highlighter with prismatic reflections is designed to sculpt and highlight your face, leaving a luminous, well-defined finish. The creamy powder formula lasts up to ten hours.

What else you need to know:
This product is non-acnegenic, dermatologist tested, ophthalmologist tested, and suitable for all skin types.

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