As much as you hate to admit it, you’ve probably made the mistake of buying the wrong shade of foundation at some point. It doesn’t matter whether you didn’t get to try it because you bought it online or swatched it in a physical store—finding the right one is just tricky.
Don’t worry; you’re not alone! Even some of the most experienced makeup enthusiasts still make the same mistake now and then. When shopping for the right shade of foundation, a key factor you need to remember is to know your skin tone and undertones.
Having these two can go a long way as many brands label their shades differently and inconsistently. For example, a medium-light shade can drastically differ from one brand to another, making it more challenging to buy foundations through labels alone.
Never make the same mistake of repurchasing the wrong shade of foundation with the help of the infographic below.