Tag: shade

Nude Lip Colors for Black Women

[ 9 ] January 11, 2010 |

Looking for that perfect nude lipstick or gloss color to give your full lips even more pouty-ness.  Well here’s some helpful info. Here are Anita Sharma’s Picks: For Espresso, Chestnut skin tones: Pricey: Bobbi Brown-Cocoa, Rich Cocoa, Putty or Chocolate Inexpensive: Clinique Different-Tenderheart or MAC-Plastique or Jubilee Sam Fine says that with nude lips “the eyes […]

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Read it: The Lowdown on Foundation for Black women

[ 0 ] October 20, 2008 |

IF you want a detailed report on foundation for African American women, try the “Foundation Report” at CocoaChic Beauty.  Their foundation product picks with deep shade ranges are paired with comments beauty experts like site founder T. Bernie and Sam Fine and CocoaChic Beauty readers who voted for their favorite brands, including Clinique, MAC, and […]

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Why do major cosmetic companies fail at makeup for black women

[ 0 ] October 12, 2008 |

Village Voice: Are cosmetics companies getting anywhere with developing makeup for women of color? Makeup Artist Extraordinaire Same Fine: I believe the industry hasn’t begun to tap into the vast cosmetic opportunities. Many brands have added a model of color to represent the brand, but have failed to create colors, formulas, or marketing initiatives that […]

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